Senior Infants- Work for Exceptional Closure

  Plan of Work for Senior Infant Classes- Ms. Keyes, Ms. O Sullivan, Ms. O' Connell These are some ideas and suggestions. Please do not feel under pressure to cover all of this content. Please do whatever is feasible for you in your own situatio...
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David Coleman Facebook Live talk Monday 8 - 9 pm.

  These are difficult times for us all as we try to navigate unchartered waters. This may be useful to listen-in to on Monday evening (8:00 - 9:00pm) to hear how you may support your child and family through this unfamiliar territory.
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School Closure

 Following an announcement by the TAOISEACH, schools are to close this evening for a period of 2 weeks and are due to reopen on Monday 30th March. We will keep you informed of any further developments
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Dioramas

More creative dioramas!!!! 
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Dioramas

6th class displaying some of their wonderful creations. They made dioramas using shoe boxes and various recycled materials eg old clothes, recycled paper, card, bubble wrap,buttons etc  This was part of our Green schools project. They ...
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Fashion Show postponed

A decision has been made to postpone our Fashion Show until after the summer, in Sept./ Oct. (Date to be confirmed). This is in light of the unfolding situation surrounding Covid-19 in our country and recommended restrictions on limiting large g...
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Junior Infant, engineer visit.

Last week, Ms. Delahunty's Junior Infant Class had a visit from Cook Medical Engineer Francesca Zonella. Francesca told us that engineers solve problems. She showed us a model of a kidney and we got to practice removing kidney stones using a spe...
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Junior Achievement Programme

3rd class took part in a 5 week Junior Achievement Programme. The Programme 'Our City' was facilitated so well by Anne Marie Power,a business volunteer with Junior Achievement. - which aims to help pupils to make connections between their academic st...
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1st Class Engineering Challenge

​Last week, Ms. Hogan's 1st class completed some engineering challenges. We worked in teams to build a variety of structures  using just lollipop sticks, plastic cups and wooden blocks. We had ten minutes on the timer to complete each chall...
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Support our Fashion Show

 Our fashion Show is being held on March 26th in The Strand Hotel. Your support is greatly appreciated. The money raised will be used to create the new library in our school. This is something that will have a huge benef...
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Basketball Team

Our basketball team put on a great performance yesterday against LETS. Their coach, Phil Deegan, was very proud of them. "A competitive but friendly game" and all played really well. Salesian Abú 🏀🏆
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Dress Up in First Class

Ms Haugh’s class had a great time dressing up on Friday evening. The kids had the chance to act out some of the jobs  they’d love to have in the future! 
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S.T.E.M Challenge with Sr Francis

​Which paper column can hold the most books? We had great fun and learned a lot. Everyone agreed that Column was the best building form to use. 
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3rd Class, Dell Visit

Last week, Sr. Frances' class had a very exciting day. Dave our engineer for the day, explored with the class about- what is an engineer? and why we need them?Then after a demonstratration from Dave the children set about building an 'Air Racer'...
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2nd class, engineers visit.

Ms. Griffin's class also had a visit from Emma Collins, Intel. The girls created balloon rockets using balloons, straws, tape and an air pump. They pumped each balloon with different volumes of air and investigated which would travel the furtherst. T...
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Senior Infants, Engineers Week

Ms.O' Connell and Ms. Keyes had a visit from Dell Engineer Dave Griffin during Engineer's Week. He told us all about different types of engineers and about how they are great at solving problems. We became Civil Engineers and built tall towers using ...
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World Book Day in Ms Haugh's Class

 The children in Ms Haugh's first class had  great time dressing up for World Book Day. Take a look at their amazing costumes!
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Doodle Families: Dreamland Party

 Th parents and children partaking in Doodle families had an amazing end of programme party yesterday. We all took a visit to the magical Dreamland factory. The children got the chance to use their imaginations and become pilots, bakers, firefig...
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Intel Visit, Senior Infants

​Ms. O Sullivan's Senior Infants had great fun when Emma Collins an engineer from Intel came to visit. We learned lots about wind power when we conducted an experiment with balloons & we also got to control a robot. There are lots of bu...
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World Book Day Celebrations

 There was a great buzz of fun and excitement today in Salesian Primary School as we dressed up as our favourite book character to celebrate World Book Day. Tremendous effort was but into creative, imaginative costumes. Well done ...
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