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First Holy Communion

There is great excitement in Second Class today as the children make their final preparations for their First Holy Communion tomorrow. For the past few weeks the children and their teachers have been very busy in the church learning their prayers and preparing for the big day. It looks like the sun will shine on […]

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First Holy Communion

The prayers are learned, the Child of Prague is out and the outfits are ready……all that remains is for us to wish all of our Communicants the very best for a happy and holy day tomorrow. We hope that the sn will shine on the boys and girls and on their families as they make […]

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Second Class Assembly

The children of Ranganna 2 had their ‘moment in the sun’ today when they assembled in the Hall to celebrate their achievements both inside and outside of school. Their teachers paid tribute to the children for their good behaviour and hard work in the classroom. The children also had the opportunity to show the medals/certificates […]

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First Holy Communion 2016

Our second classes are beginning to feel the mounting excitement as their ‘big day’ looms. Only one week to go to their First Holy Communion and they are very busy with preparations. They have been learning  prayers and  songs and practising how to behave in the Church. We wish them well in the week ahead […]

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Back To School For The Parents of Rang a Dó

Our second class children are beginning a paired maths project over the next number of weeks. This will involve the children bringing home Maths games and puzzles to work on with their parents each night for a five week period. The three classes will get their turn beginning with Ms O Herlihy’s class on tomorrow […]

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A Visit to Graffiti

Graffiti Theatre Company is situated in Assumption Road, Blackpool. It was founded in 1984 and specialises in educating through drama. Graffiti are at present presenting a play called ‘After Dark’, which is suitable for second class. This play complements the SPHE, English, Drama and Art curricula in primary schools. Thanks to generous sponsorship our second […]

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School Assemblies

Today it was the turn of the Ranganna a Dó to showcase their many and varied talents. They assembled in the school hall bringing with them the many certificates and medals which they have earned over the past few months. It is wonderful to see the children participate and achieve in so many areas….swimming, speech […]

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Engineers Week

During Engineers Week primary school children were invited to take the Engineering Challenge. This year’s class challenge was: Imagine you’re a structural/civil engineer. How would you build a tall structure from your given resources? The children of second class never pass up a challenge so they were very eager to become involved. They worked together […]

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Rainy Day Fun

To keep us busy during rainy lunch times we learned to play some card games. We learned new and interesting words such as deck, deal and shuffle. Here we are having fun playing in our groups!!

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Penpals in the USA

We were really excited when Ms. O’Herlihy told us that Mrs. Harnedy had a cousin in America whose class wanted to be our penpals. A big parcel came to the school and when we opened it we found a picture of our new penpals, a pencil with the American colours for each of us and […]

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