News and Events


Cuairt Wolfe Tones na Sionna

November 22nd, 2015

Tháinig ionadaithe ó Wolfe Tones na Sionna ar cuairt chuig ár scoil ar an Aoine.

Bhí seans againn grianghrafanna a thógaint leo leis na corn go léir atà buaite acu le déanaí. Bhain na daltaí agus na múinteoirí an-taitneamh as.

Comhghairdeas leo as ucht an bua iontach a ghnóthaigh said inné!

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Seachtain na hEolaíochta/Science Week

November 18th, 2015

Seachtain na hEolaíochta a bhí ann ar an 9ú go dtí an 13ú Samhain.

 

Bhí alán trialacha ar siúl ag gach rang.

Na naíonáin

Rinne na naíonáin volcano le fínéagar agus púdár bácála agus cúpla trialacha eile ag úsáid uisce.

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Rang a 1, 2 agus a 3

Bhain Rang a 1,2 agus a 3 an-taitneamh as seachtain na hEolaíochta. Rinne siad turgnaimh, trialacha agus iniúchadh thar Chemic fisic agus an bhitheolaíocht.

Rinne siad iniúchadh ar forsaí nádúrtha, an ghaoth, uisce agus solas.

 

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Rinne siad trialacha le leictreachas ag iarraidh solas a chur ar lasadh chun fháil amach an seoltóir nó insiltheoir iad ábhair éagsúla.

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Chonaic siad croí ainmhí, gherramar suas é agus chonaiceamar An Aorta agus na 4 seomraí. Thóg siad a gcuid chuisle agus chomhair siad é roimh agus i ndiaidh aclaíocht. Rinne siad Pirimid an Bhia chomh maith.

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Rang a 4, 5 agus a 6

Bhí alán trialacha ar siúl ag na daltaí ndaltaí ó Rang a 6 freisin. Bhí siad ag déanamh trialacha leitreachas, ag scrúdú croí agus ag déanamh trialacha uisce.

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Thugamar turas go taispeantas eolaoíocht a bhí an-taitneamhach freisin.


Liosta Tógála/Building Project list

November 17th, 2015

Táimid i nGaelscoil Donncha Rua thar a bheith sásta bheith ar an bPríomh Liosta Tógála.

Is nuacht iontach é seo.  Táimid an-bhuíoch as gach duine shíor ag obair go díon ar son na scoile an t-am ar  fad, go háirithe Antóin Mac Mathúna ár gCathaoirleach. Míle, míle buíochas!

We in Gaelscoil Donncha Rua are over the moon with delight at  the news that we have been included on The Major Building Project List released today by the Department of Education. It is fantastic news and we  are very grateful to everyone that has been working hard on behalf of the school, particulaly Tony Mac McMahon our Chairperson  Board of Management. Míle, míle buíochas!

 


Spraoi leis na Naíonáin

November 17th, 2015

Bhí spórt agus spraoi ag na naíonáin ag imirt cluichí Oíche Shamhna ar scoil don lá.

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Nuachtlitir Deireadh Fómhair

November 8th, 2015

Nuacht Scoile

Tá an bhriseadh lár-théarma beag nach anseo agus tá na páistí go léir ag suil go mór le Oíche Shamhna.Tá seachtain an-gnóthach againn ag déanamh pictiuirí do na comortais ealaíne, diolacháin cácaí agus ceol ‘s cluichí  le haghaidh feasta Oíche Shamhna. 

The Mid-term break is almost upon us and all the children are looking forward  to our annual Halloween  dress up party this Friday.

We have had a very busy week creating fabulous art work for the annual Sky Court Halloween  competition, organising our  cake sale and  preparing music and games for the upcoming Halloween celebrations.

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Junior and Senior Infants will put on a short performance of Spooky Halloween poems and songs for their parents on Friday at 1:20pm. Fáilte roimh thuismitheoirí na naíonáin go léir!

 

Ceol

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Music Generation:Music Generation is well underway and we have a new music teacher; Rhonwen  working on new songs with Rang a 3 go dtí  6. Tá na páistí ag baint an-taitneamh as na hamhráin nua go léir!

Snámh

As the weather begins to get colder, this Thursday the 22nd will be the final week of swimming for this school term. Lessons will continue in  Spring 2016.

Damhsa

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Beidh na páistí ag tosnú ar ais le Mairead ag damhsa tar éis an bhriseadh. The children will start back at dance lessons with Mairead Hackett after the mid-term break. A cost of 2 euro per child will go towards renting the hall in the Leisure Centre. Go raibh maith  agaibh.

 

Turas beag

Rang a 1 go dtí a 3  enjoyed an entertaining afternoon in the library with Tadgh Mac Dhonnagain as part of Children’s Book Festival 2015. 

Nuacht  Bord Bainistíochta

Our Board of Management  were delighted with our follow up Whole School Evaluation report from The Dept. of Education published at the end of September. A summary of the report can be viewd on the Deptment of Education website.

A letter was sent home last week with details of a meeting to be held on the 4th of November in order to nominate two parents (mum & dad) representatives onto  the new Bord of Management.

 

 

Coiste na dtuismitheoirí

Michelle, Emma and Kellie have been busy organizing a number of fundraising ideas in order to raise much needed funds for the day to day running of the school.

A Cake Sale will take place in the school at 1:30pm this Thursday the 22nd. All baked goods donations greatly appriciated! Children will be able to buy buns at 12 a chlog on the day.

A new school calendar for this coming year 2016 is also in production which will feature art work created by your wonderfully talented children . The calendar will be sold in order to raise funds for the school.  

 

Order forms for Christmas cards will also be sent home this week,  parents interested in  purchasing pupil designed Christmas cards should complete and return this form as soon as possible.  We are very grateful for the continued support of our Parents Council and we urge any parents willing to help out and get involved to email gdrparentsassociation@gmail.com.

 

We would also like to thank all our parents and guardians for your continued support, enthusiasm and co-operation. Our students represent our school with good manners, hard work, punctuality and smart attire, on a daily basis. We could not be more proud. All this is down to the hard work and dedication of you, the parents and we are very grateful, go raibh  míle  maith agaibh.

Wishing you all a very safe and Happy Halloween!

Oíche Shamhna shona daoibh go léir agus tabhair  aire!!


Díolachán Cácaí

November 2nd, 2015

D’éirigh linn €400 a bháiliú ón díolachán Cácaí!!!!Míle, míle buíochas as an cabhair agus an tacaíocht ar fad.

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Oíche Shamhna ar scoil

November 2nd, 2015

Bhí an-lá ag na páistí  agus na múinteoirí  go léir!

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