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On Friday last all pupils and teachers in the school took part in a novelty Active School’s event to promote physical exercise within the school in a fun way. Pupils and teachers competed against each other in two activities. The Junior ...

Our Active Star’s Achievements Board consists of six Active Stars from each class throughout the school. Each week the teacher chooses the Active Stars or classmates nominate six pupils from their class. They choose/nominate those who have ...

  We have successfully completed our four week Active Break Challenge thanks to all  staff and pupils. Each class took part in one Active Break per day since November 16th and completed the challenge on December 11th. We are now one step ...

The Junior Infants have had great fun decorating our school Christmas Tree and putting up the crib over the last couple of days! It is their first Christmas in St. Aidan’s and they’ve done a lovely job! Thanks to Mr. Butler for putting the ...

Well done to 6th Class pupils who have been participating in the Safe Cycling Programme in association with Gerry Butler of Safe Cycling Ireland and Mayo Co. Co. The main objective of the programme is to teach the children about safe cycling ...

This week is “International Week of the Deaf 2020”. The Junior Infant class and their teacher Ms. Lee, have been very busy learning lots of new signs since starting school so that they can really communicate and learn with their friend, ...

Sixth class pupils have been working hard at home completing their ‘Write a Book’ projects. We definitely have some budding authors in our midst. Well done to all who submitted a book. You can download  and read a sample of them ...

 5th & 6th class were asked to design a tourist brochure to entice visitors to a famous landmark/ tourist attraction either in Ireland or abroad. Well -done to all students on their very creative , colourful and informative brochures. A ...

Active HOME Week (April 27th – May 3rd) National ‘Active SCHOOL Week’ takes place every April and is a really enjoyable part of the school year for many children. This year, because of COVID-19, it is not possible for this to go ahead so ...

As a staff we chose to strengthen our delivery of Dance this year over the months of February and beginning of March. We have successfully completed our focus by; Assigning a dance plan to all teachers Purchasing  Dance resource ...

All Senior Classes have now completed two weeks of their challenge within school while all Senior Classes have now been advised to continue the challenge from home. All pupils are now completing week 3 of the challenge while we are away from ...

Our ASF Parent and Pupil surveys have all been returned and analysed. Our pupil responses were very positive and the following are the main findings from these; Majority enjoy PE Athletics,swimming and Games are favourite PE activities Majority ...