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Information and notifications for Third and Fourth classes.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

We have been busy here in St.Aidans getting back into Active mode after the holidays. A number of activities have taken place to get started; Active Committee 2018-2019 The Active School’s Committee for this year has been set up which ...

Lukasz, the Greens Schools Travel Officer came to our school.  .  He carried out a workshop with 2nd and 3rd Classes on ‘A Journey to School’ and a workshop with 4th and 5th Class on ‘Climate Change’. After lunch he met with the Green ...

Over the last six weeks 3rd Class have taken part in a knitting group each Wednesday afternoon.We would like to thank Rose, Ann, Josephine, Jo, Mary and Christina who came in to help us every week. We knitted teddies, scarves and bunnies. In the ...