Blog

       Our Active Walkway is ready to go and has been tested out by a couple of classes over the last week. Today 4th Class used it for an Active Break. Teachers will avail of this at their discretion to keep their class active ...

  All class teachers have discussed and planned the strands and Fundamental Movement Skills that will be covered over the coming year. Please see below for overview PE Overview 2019-2020

All classes are busy working hard to renew our Active Flag. In order to do this the Senior classes are completing the 60 Minute Challenge over the next four weeks and the Junior classes are completing Active Homework on the days that they have ...

In connection with our Active Flag renewal Spooky Stations were set up in the hall for all classes to avail of. Pupils completed a number of activities such as gathering eyeballs, zombie step ups, dodging spiders, broomstick races and many more. ...

Well done to our two 4th Class pupils on a fantastic performance at the Connacht Cross Country Trials which were held at Moyne College Longford on Sun 13 Oct.. Both competitors ran extremely well and can very proud of their achievements!  

Well done to all our runners who competed in dreadful conditions  at Beleek, Ballina in the Mayo trials. Once again, each and every runner showed great determination and team spirit. Congratulations to Ava and Tom (4th Class) who will go ...

Today, we had our first Active School’s meeting and welcomed our new members. We discussed the role of our committee and what we need to work on to begin. We discussed the following; The ‘Do Your Talking While You’re ...

Our timetable for PE this year is set up and in action. Each class receive 60 minutes of PE per week.

Well done to all the pupils from 3rd to 6th Class who took part in our recent Soccer League. The final was held on Monday 24th June. Congratulations to the winners! Thanks to Mr Donnellan and 6th Class for organising the league. Winners of ...

We had a very successful and fun filled Active Week here in St. Aidans from May 7th-10th. In order to maintain and apply for our new Active Flag a number of criteria had to be successfully met through organisation and engagement with the ASF ...

Well done to our Girls and Boys Teams who took part in the regional section of the Cumann na mBunscol competition at the Centre of Excellence in Bekan today. Congratulations to the Boys Team who progressed to the quarter finals to be held later ...

The pupils of 4th Class have created a survey as part of the Active School’s initiative and analysed their findings based on what clubs the children in St. Aidan’s take part in. The pupils visited each classroom and took a show of ...