Category Archives: Health Promoting Committee


Emelia has the Green Fingers!!


Well done to Emelia from 2nd Class who planted and grew these fantastic runner beans way back when the schools closed!! These runner beans even featured on RTE!!

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Planting vegetables and wildflowers in Scoil Chroí Naofa


Despite the school being closed, Scoil Chroí Naofa went ahead with planting vegetables in our new polyhouse, kindly built by Jack, our caretaker. To cut down on maintenance during the current situation only potatoes and onions were planted today with the hope that other varieties of vegetables will be planted when everyone returns. With spring […]

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Grow it Yourself in Room 8


The senior infants in Room 8 have been very successful in learning how to grow their own vegetables from seed. Peas, cress and tomatoes were planted and now everyone has brought their own special plant home. Day 1 While watching the plants grow from seed and learning what they need to help them grow, the […]

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Veg detectives in Room 8


The children in Room 8 senior infants are learning to become eagle eyed investigators at the moment. This is as part of the Grow it Yourself program (where each child is growing their own vegetables from seed). Every day a different child has the opportunity to be the class Veg Detective. With a special badge […]

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Grow It Yourself in Room 8


The senior infants of Room 8 are taking part in the Grow It Yourself program this year. Every member of the class will have a chance to grow their own vegetables from seed. Some will grow tomatoes, others will grow peas, while a third group will try and grow cress. The first seeds were planted […]

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With Spring comes new growth…


And in Junior Infants we have planted our own little seed pots. There is a variety of different herbs and vegetables in our planting. We are very excited to see them grow as we look after them over the coming weeks!

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Our 12th Science Award


Our Science Coordinator announced to the staff and pupils at assembly today that we have been awarded our 12th Plaque of STEM Excellence for the school year 2017 2018. Ms Tyrell and the staff are extremely proud of the achievements of all the children in our school. Ms Tyrell put the logbook of experiments into […]

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Wake Up Shake Up Tuesday Assembly


The Active School Committee got everyone up and moving this morning at their special Active Week morning assembly.

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