The Board of Management has carried out a review of the Safeguarding Statement for Child Protection Procedures and a review of our Anti Bullying Policy at our October Board of Management Meeting. Please see the attached.
The annual school book fair takes place in the hall next Tuesday 28th November. All are welcome.
Our Support Classes had great fun yesterday at a LEGO workshop in the Lucan Library. Thank you to all of the staff who facilitated the workshop, it was great to get a chance to explore different ways of using LEGO.
4th Class had their second cycle lesson this week. They were given helmets and got on the bikes for the first time. They learned about safety and how to stay in control of their bikes. They have five more weeks of lessons ahead.
Some of our 6th class girls explain why Diwali is important to them. They dressed in traditional clothing and showed their class how to make rangoli on yard. Lots of classes decorated our corridors with Diwali art too.
We have recently purchased a large supply of Lego for our classes. Each class has been given their own box. There are huge learning opportunities with using Lego. If you have any spare Lego you no longer need please let us know.
First Class had their first GAA session with Alan from Lucan Sarsfields GAA. Alan will be in with us for the next few weeks teaching First Class the basics of GAA.
The boys and girls in 1st and 2nd Class had lots of fun before midterm break learning lots of different Halloween traditions; bobbing for apples, trick or treating and finding the ring in barmbrack.