#AutismAwarenessDay2021

Watch Juliette, who is in Senior Infants in our school,  on Virgin Media news celebrating Autism Awareness Day 2021.

She gives a fantastic sign off to the news report! Well done Juliette!

Autism Awareness Day 2021

World Autism Awareness Day is today the 2nd of  April .  This day is celebrated to spread kindness and autism awareness among the people. As there are various such children in the world who are suffering from autism. Those who are unaware autism is a disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact. This day is celebrated in order to educate people and make them understand to accept the people who are suffering from Autism Spectrum Disorder. This is the day that spreads kindness and autism awareness among the people. This year also this day is celebrated with its theme and Significance. As we all know it is very important for people to accept everyone as they are. Also with the help of such initiatives we can create an economy that has diversity and equality.

Watch  Juliette from Senior Infants on Virgin Media News at 5:30 this evening.

 

Bridgie’s Travels…. Winners

Do you remember Bridgie’s  travels during lockdown ? Bridgie was delighted with the response from all the boys and girls who sent her photos, drawings, emails and quiz answers.  Her inbox was full everyday ! Yesterday Mr. Mac Cann announced the winners of the raffle .

Congratulations to the winners pictured below and thanks to everyone who took part. 

Bebras Challenge winner in 4th class @TechWeekIRL

Mr. MacCann’s 4th class took part in the Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge earlier this year.
Today it we received the exciting news that Mia Horgan was a winner in the challenge and she will now go forward to take part in the national final as part of TechWeek 2021.

Well done Mia!  And well done to all the class who took part.

https://bebras.techweek.ie/

 

 

Collection times for Easter Holidays

We close on Friday March 26th for our Easter Holidays. Dispersal times will be staggered as usual.

ODDS : Class finishes at 11:50 for all odd classes

EVENS: Class finishes at 12:10 for all even classes

As all the Infant classes in each divide are  leaving at the same time as the older classes, we expect the carpark and school gates to be busier than usual.

If you are collecting older pupils (3rd up)  please arrange a meeting place away from the gates.

If collecting younger children please do not delay once your child is with you.

We kindly ask that as many people as possible walk/cycle/scoot to school, and remind people not to congregate / forms groups on the school grounds or vicinity.

Please ensure you are wearing a mask to protect yourself and others.

Remember school is CLOSED from 27/3/2021 – 10/4/2021 inclusive.

We reopen on 12/4/2021 at 8:40 and 9 a.m 

Happy Easter