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Tree Day

Tree Day

National Tree Day was on Thursday 5th October and we celebrated with some fun, interactive learning in the hall. There were lots of leaves, twigs, fruits and seeds from our native Irish trees that the children had to try to identify using their tree dials. The enjoyed...

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Cluichí Gaeilge 

Cluichí Gaeilge 

Bhain Rang a Trí agus Rang a Ceathar an-taitneamh as cluichí gaeilge sa rang chin ár gcuid Gaeilge a chleachtadh lena chéile trí spraoi. D’imir muid Cé hé Mise?, Biongó and Chuaigh mé go dtí an dochtúir/an t-ospidéal. 3rd and 4th Classes had great fun playing games to...

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Space Week

Space Week

For Space Week we learned about the movement of the moon. We studied the waxing and the waning of the moon, and the different phases that the moon goes through every 28 days. We presented our information to the school at our weekly tionól. 

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Tráth na gCeist

Tráth na gCeist

We joined in with lots of schools from the South-East region of Ireland to take part in a Tráth na gCeist to promote our listening and comprehension through Gaeilge. Bhain na páistí an-sult as agus tá súil againn go mbeidh muid in ann páirt a ghlacadh arís. 

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3rd & 4th Class

3rd & 4th Class

We are working on the Recount genre in English and Myths and Legends in History. We did a recount of the story of Clann Lir in a story strip to bring the story to life. 

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3rd & 4th Class Artwork

3rd & 4th Class Artwork

First we made our ‘ All About Me’ hoodies which allowed the children to inject their personalities into their hoodies and showcase their likes and interests.  We showed the Grown in Love Story of Creation on a folded model each showing a different day.  We...

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Patrick Kavanagh

Patrick Kavanagh

We have been learning about Monaghan’s famous poet Patrick Kavanagh. Listen to his poem, ‘Inniskeen Road: July Evening. Bain taitneamh as!

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The Road To The Final!

The Road To The Final!

Deravoy Debating Team, was absolutely thrilled to reach the final of the All Island Concern Debating Competition this academic year. The core team included Leah Mc Kenna, captain, Emily Conly, Niamh Mc Kenna, Anagh Smyth, Donnacha Treanor, Ava Mc Kenna, Alannah...

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An Fáinne Airgid

An Fáinne Airgid

Some of the rang a sé were presented with their fáinní for Gaeilge. Tá áthas an domhain ar na cailíní mar fuair said fáinní airgid le déanaí. Comhghairdeachas a chailíní!

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Infant Tour to Oxford Island

Infant Tour to Oxford Island

The Junior and Senior Infants had a wonderful day out to Oxford Island. There was great excitement on the bus journey and our young mathematicians counted the  overhead bridges along the way.  The weather was beautiful and children were able to see the...

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Rang a sé graduate!

Rang a sé graduate!

Ar an Luan d’fhágamar slán go hoifigiúil le rang a sé. It was a very special occasion for rang a sé as they celebrated their graduation. All the classes performed in song and poetry for the sixth class boys and girls and also presented them with poems and cards. The...

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Turas Scoile 2023

Turas Scoile 2023

Bhí lá thar barr ag na hard ranganna agus ag na meánranganna ar an dturas scoile. Bhí spórt agus scléip ag gach duine. It was a very active day for the middle and senior classes, between climbing frames, bowling, Lego construction, games, soft play and indoor soccer....

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Lá na Seanthuistí Grandparents Day

Lá na Seanthuistí Grandparents Day

Bhí lá den scoth againn ar an Aoine seo chaite nuair a cheiliúramar Lá na Seanthuistí. Last Friday we celebrated Grandparents Day. We were delighted to welcome so many grandparents who came from near and far! The children from all classes entertained with songs,...

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