Author Archive | Áine O'Mahony

4th class STEM challenge

4th class, Room 12 had a very interesting STEM challenge to complete this week- Build a bridge from materials available in the classroom! The only rules were that it had to be at least 20cm long and be able to hold up 5 toy cars. The boys and girls in Room 12 rose to the challenge […]

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Friday Fun in Room 26

Students in An Droichead love trying new food. Today we tried some different fruit -apples, raspberries, strawberries and blueberries. Apples were our favourite! We also got to dip some of our fruit in yummy chocolate-delicious!!  

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Useful websites

Below are some websites parents may find useful. Symptoms of Covid-19   If you are a close contact:   If your child is a close contact: contact/   Getting tested for Covid-19:   Getting ready to go to the Covid test centre (video for children) Isolation Quick Guide: Click to access […]

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School Uniform & Tracksuit

Dear Parents, As we enter a cold spell we wanted to let you know that the pupils may, if you wish, wear their school tracksuit to school for the next few weeks if you feel that this would be warmer for them. As you know we are following public health guidelines in relation to ventilation […]

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Important message from Mr O’Brien

Dear Parents, I am sure that you have been following the news in recent days about the increasing prevalence of the Omicron variant of Covid. At present we are very hopeful that schools will re-open as planned on January 6th following the Christmas break. Just in case they don’t we are preparing for that scenario, should […]

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