Category Archives: 2nd Class

Kill Community Games

Two pupils from our school competed in the Kill Community Games recently. Owen Thompson won two gold and one silver medal, while Rhoni Hughes won two gold medals. We are very proud of your wonderful performances.

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Kildare Champions

The boys soccer team have qualified to compete in the Mid Leinster FAI five a side finals which will held on Wednesday, May 7th in Portlaoise. A special word of thanks to our past pupil Stephen French for all his … Continue reading

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Green Flag

On Monday, January 28th, Mr. Dara Wyer visited our school. He met with Ms. Orla Whelan and the Green School Committee. The purpose of his visit was to access if our school met with the criteria re the awarding of … Continue reading

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Active School Flag Competition

To launch the Active School Programme in St. David’s, the Active Schools Committee held a competition in each classroom.
 
The infants were asked to illustrate what an active school means to them.
 
1st and 2nd class were required to write an acrostic … Continue reading

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Update from the Green Schools Committee

Welcome back after the Christmas holidays. We hope you have taken on one of our 13 Green Resolutions for 2013.
This week Geoff and Lauren have taken on the roles of ‘Energy Wardens’. Lauren is working with Junior Infants – 2nd … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Message from The Green Schools Committee

We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. With 2013 upon us, we are all busy making resolutions for the year ahead, but why not make your New Year’s Resolution, a GREEN one??
Click below to read  our 13 Green Resolutions for … Continue reading

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Perfect Attendance

Nineteen children had perfect attendance at our school during our last school year. The names of the pupils are as follows:
Claire Doyle and Joshua Ward (now pupils in senior infants)
Alan Doyle and Tom Nuzom (now pupils in first class)
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School Carol Service @ St. David’s Church

The annual St. David’s school Carol Service will take place in St. David’s Church on Wednesday 19th December, at 7:30pm

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Frása Nua

Bí Cúramach/Bígí Cúramach

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Personalised Christmas Cards

This year, St. David’s will be taking part in an exciting scheme where pupils’ own designs will be used to create professionally printed Christmas cards.
This has proven to be very successful in other schools, both as a form of fundraising … Continue reading

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Green Schools Meeting

Yesterday, the new Green Schools Committee had their first meeting. The committee members for 2012-2013 are as follows:
First Class: Tom                                        Second Class: Lauren
Third Class: Evan L.                                 Fourth Class: David
Fifth Class: Grace M. and Geoff             Sixth Class: Harry and Mercy
Co-ordinator: Ms. Whelan
The meeting was … Continue reading

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Visit by Union Focus Team

Gillian Burke and Anne Mansfield came on a visit to our school today. We each got a gift of a pencil and personalised card. Any child who contributes six or more articles or pictures  to the Union Focus Magazine, between … Continue reading

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Visit by John Lovett

Today we had a very interesting visit from John Lovett, an expert on birds. He gave an interactive lesson to each class. He taught us to recognise four different birdsongs. The talk was facilitated by Kildare Education Centre.

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Frása Nua

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Harvest Service

Well done to all of the children who took part in the Harvest Service / 800 Years celebration today in St. David’s Church – your singing and reading was excellent.
Also, well done and thank you to everyone who helped to … Continue reading

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