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3rd Class held a Graduation Ceremony today. They were asked to nominate each other for merit awards. Each child received an award for qualities they showed throughout the year and work they completed.We took photos afterwards  to mark the ...

Last week we had visits from some prospective pupils! Children from Mary Diamonds pre school and Marita Shannon’s Tigh na Leanaí came on a visit to see what is in store for them in September, when they start Junior Infants in St ...

We were delighted today with the delivery of a lovely new Buddy Bench, which was arranged by the Parents Association and sponsored by Declan Foley – Designwest Kiltimagh. Thanks to Jodie Durkin for making the bench and to Louis Heneghan ...

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 ...

    Today we had an Active School’s meeting with our committee to inform them that we have started the new application for the renewal of our Active flag. We reminded them of the role the committee play and what has been ...

3rd class studied County Meath in SESE recently. We found out lots of things about the county. We created an individual county crest depicting various aspects of ‘The Royal County’ on each one.  

3rd class have been doing lots of mindfulness activities recently. We have been meditating and practising the art of silent thinking!! We have been saying our ‘mindful mantra’ very day and focusing on positive thinking in our day to day ...

3rd Class have been experimenting with the primary colours. We mixed our own colours using black, white, red, blue and yellow. It was a challenge but we had great fun!

Leave No Trace is an Outdoor Ethics Education Programme designed to promote and inspire outdoor recreation through education,research and partnerships. Sorcha came to speak to 4th and 5th Class to promote and encourage children in the areas ...

Alot of work has been done again this year with our school garden project. After Easter pupils in Senior Infants, Second and Sixth Classes sowed a variety of seeds in pots and trays. We were amazed at how fast these plants grew! Some of the 6th ...

Last week during Maths Class as part of Shape and Space strand, we explored 3D shape. We did lots of activities- creating 3d shapes with cocktail sticks and geomag, making shapes from net templates, learning names discovering names and ...

Well done to all the 6th Class pupils who participated in the recent Raftery Returns event at the Town Hall Theatre on 15th March 2018. The pupils really enjoyed composing their mini-sagas and poems with guidance from local poet Terry McDonagh. ...