Science Week in 2nd Class

Ms. Hogan's 2nd class had a great time celebrating Science Week this year. We did three experiments: walking water (colour mixing), eggs in vinegar (rubber egg) and celery in food colouring (how plants absorb water). We wrote down the materials ...
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Thank You

The staff and pupils would like to say a big 'Thank You' to Infinity 2 for sponsoring our school with two new laptops for the purposes of supporting Science and Technology initiatives within the school going forward. They arrived just in time for Sci...
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3rd Class enjoy Science Week

Here are some photos of Science Week in 3rd Class:  Experiments , Kitchen Science,  Design and Creating Masks & lots of interesting Science Facts (Did you know?). 
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Thank you for your concern.

Dear all who contacted the school to raise their concern about the comments made by an individual last night on one of our STEM challenge blogs. Thank you. Please know that the person is not a member of Salesian PS's Parents Association. He is not th...
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Parent's Guide: If your child is a close contact of COVID-19 in school

Be reassured that there is no case of COVID-19 shared with us here in Salesian PS at this time. This is a short Public Health Video for Parents and Guardians to answer some questions you may have. An email which, includes this link has also been...
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Science Fun in 6th Class

​Mrs. Dooley Ryan and Ms. O'Donnell's 6th Class enjoyed a week of predicting, hypothesising and investigating in science. Our theme for the week was 'solids, liquids and gases' and our investigations included learning about the different states, the ...
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Mrs Dowling's 5th/6th Class celebrated Science Week.

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More Science Week Fun ‍‍

 The Junior Infants in Ms. Delahunty's class really enjoyed Science Week. Check out some more experiments we got up to... We had such a fun time learning about chemical reactions. We used pipettes to add vinegar with food colouring to some ...
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Science week in Senior Infants

​Science week in Senior Infants - Ms O'Sullivans, Ms. Cahillane's and Ms. Connors' Senior Infants had great fun this week......
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Science Week Fun in Miss Haugh’s Class

The girls in Miss Haugh’s class really enjoyed becoming scientists today to carry out a few different experiments. We created a storm in a bottle, lava lamps and investigated what materials sink or float.  
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Science Week in Room 2 - Junior Infants!

In Junior Infants, we have had such a fantastic Science week so far. We have been doing lots of fun experiments in class! We loved the skittles experiment where we got to see how warm water reacts to the sugary sweets and also saw how pepper reacted ...
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Salesian Centenary Celebrations in 6th Class

 'I am a Salesian' was the theme explored by Mrs. Dooley Ryan's and Ms. O'Donnell's 6th class in October. We delved into the fascinating history of the Salesian Sisters in Ireland, listened to an interview with Myles Dungan and Dr. Sinéad McCool...
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Junior Scientists at work ‍‍

Science week is in full swing in the Salesian's. Check at our Juniors in Ms. Delahunty's class experimenting with leak proof bags. We filled them with water and stuck pencils right through without any leaks. We managed to fit 21 pencils! ✏️✏️  W...
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Science Week STEM Challenge

Check out this cool Salesian STEM Challenge!! Get your thinking hats on boys and girls...your challenge is to 'Design and Make a Face mask'. - Your face mask must cover your nose and mouth. - It must stay in place without being held with your hands. ...
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Science Week 2020

​Today marks the beginning of our Science Week celebrations in the Salesian Primary School 👩‍🔬👨‍🔬 Keep an eye on this page for some amazing Science activities during the week.
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Symmetrical Self Portraits in Second Class

Ms. Hogan's 2nd class have been learning about symmetry in Maths this week. Today, we drew symmetrical self portraits! We used half of a photograph of our faces and completed the picture by drawing the other half. We are very proud of the result...
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A Tribute from staff to the Salesian Sisters.

For many years, we in Salesian Primary school, have been privileged to be neighbours to you, the extraordinary sisters of Salesian Convent, Fernbank and we are sad to say goodbye to you as you leave the convent shortly. You have all inspired us with ...
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Creating houses in Miss Haugh’s Class

This week Miss Haugh’s class have been learning about the different types of houses. Today we got the chance to create our own houses using paper bags and newspaper stuffing. The girls were asked to create different types - detached house, three stor...
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Love Books! Children's Book Festival 2020

The Children's Book Festival is one of Ireland's biggest festivals to celebrate children's books, emphaising that reading is fun, enjoyable, stimulating and inclusive. The festival this year took place mainly online during October. There are lots of ...
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Tributes from our Mayor and Salesian Friends

In October, the pupils of Mrs Dooley Ryan's and Ms. O'Donnell's 6 th class, emailed a few Salesian Friends, asking them if they would like to send good wishes to the Salesian Sisters of Fernbank, to mark the 100th anniversary of their arrival in Irel...
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