Category Archives: Seasonal


Christmas Crafts with Mary


Mary from Sixth Class knitted this beautiful Santa in the lead up to Christmas; she is  a very talented lady!

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SCN Christmas Nativity


We had a beautiful performance of The Christmas Story in the school hall on Tuesday, December the 19th. Children from different classes were chosen to enact the story while every class performed a song to accompany the story. It was a very special day.

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Here Comes Santa!!


We had a very very special visitor to SCN on Wednesday of Christmas Week. He was dressed from head to toe in red and when he laughed his belly shook like a bowlful of jelly!! I wonder who that was??!! Take a look below to find out…    

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First bring the joy of Music to Maryfield


Mr. Byrne, Ms Alani and her 1st class, along with some Senior Infants sang Christmas Carols for the residents of Maryfield Nursing Home on Wednesday, December 13th. Special thank you to Richie Crawford (Dad of Leo) who invited the children to sing and who financed the bus in conjunction with Boston Scientific. The children enjoyed a very […]

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SCN Band Marches for Christmas


The SCN Medieval Town Band marched through the streets of Athenry on Friday, December the 1st as part of the annual turning on of the Athenry Christmas Lights. This years band is the biggest with 174 girls playing a range of musical instruments as well as bearing flags, majorettes and pom poms. The girls performed wonderfully […]

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Spooky Dance with Kim


Kim Somers came on her dancing broomstick on Friday the 27th to give a spooky dance workshop to the children in SCN. Every class filed into the school hall in full Halloween costume over the course of the day and enjoyed a fantastic dance experience with the lights dimmed and some cool spooky music. Thanks […]

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Halloween Fever hits SCN!!!


Friday the 27th was ‘Spooky Halloween Friday’ in SCN. Ghosts, ghouls, witches, monsters, goblins, princesses, clowns and every action hero imaginable entered our school that morning and some even arrived on broomsticks!!! The Health Promoting Committee were ecstatic with the ghastly turnout!! as they had organised a special Halloween fundraiser in aid of Temple Street Hospital […]

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