Monthly Archives: April 2016

Knitting in Room 6

We’ve begun learning to knit. Three lovely ladies from the ICA, Carmel, Annie and Mildred, came in to help us get started. It’s hard in the beginning but we’re getting better every day.


Aztec Pottery

We’ve just been learning about the Aztec civilization. In Art we made some pinch pots from clay, which we decorated with Aztec designs. First we painted the background colours. Then we painted our Aztec designs onto the pots. They turned out very well.


Polish Easter Tradition

Kasia, the mother of Olivia (Rm. 16) visited the school on Wed. March 16th to talk at assembly about the lovely Polish tradition of bringing a basket of food to the church for blessing on Holy Saturday. The basket contains samples of food such as bread, eggs, sausage and salt, and is lined with a lace napkin and decorated with spring greenery. This food
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A Day at the Racecourse

The annual visit of 5th classes to the Curragh Racecourse took place on Wed. last, April 13th. We had a fabulous day for the trip and it was a pleasure to spend the morning out in the fresh air and sunshine. We were given a talk by people from RACE and some of us got to try riding the simulator horse. We then went
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March Madness in St. Conleth & Mary’s

Tree Week, Seachtain na Gaeilge, Proclamation Day…. A busy time for the students of St. Conleth & Mary’s.
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