1st & 2nd Class

Welcome back to another year of fun and learning in 1st and 2nd class with Mrs. McGuirk!

Classroom News & Events!

First Confession 2021

Thirteen special pupils celebrated the Sacrament of Penance on Tuesday 25th May 2021 in St. Lastra’s Church, Donaghmoyne. Although this year’s First Confession was different than any other, it was no less special and will be one to be remembered with fond memories. Well done and congratulations to the three boys and ten girls in […]

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Autism Awareness Day 2021

There was a sea of blue in St. Michael’s N.S. on Friday 16th April as we celebrated our first annual Autism Awareness Day on Friday 16th April. The children in each class took part in various lessons throughout the day to raise awareness about autism. They learned what autism is, how to communicate with someone […]

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School Holiday Arrangements 2021/2022

St. Michael’s NS School Holiday Arrangements 2021 / 2022 School re-opens on Thursday 26th August 2021 Halloween (Mid-term) break  From Monday 25th to Friday 29th October (5 days) Re-open on Monday 1st November. Christmas Holidays 12 noon (½ day) on Wednesday 22nd Dec to Wednesday 5th Jan 2022 (10 days) Re-open on Thursday 6th Jan […]

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A visit from the Easter Bunny

We had a very special visitor to our school on the 26th March.. The Easter Bunny! The Easter Bunny brought Easter eggs for all of the children; it was such an exciting end to the school term. A huge thank you to our Parent’s Association who managed to contact the Easter Bunny to arrange the […]

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Eggcited for Easter in Mrs McGuirk’s Room

The boys and girls have been ‘busy bunnies’ in the week leading up to the Easter holidays. They learned about the Easter Story and the reason that we celebrate Easter. We also learned about the origins of Easter and how it is celebrated around the world. We learned lots of Irish words around the theme […]

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Zoom Art Session

We created these beautiful Spring Wreaths during our art class with Jo on zoom last week. It is so wonderful to see that Spring is finally here!

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from 1st & 2nd Class

The boys and girls were busy this week learning about Saint Patrick in History and Irish. They also got creative with some lovely art to mark the occasion!    

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Mother’s Day Bouquets in 1st and 2nd Class

The pupils in 1st and 2nd Class put in huge efforts to create beautiful flower bouquets in our Zoom Art Session today. Happy Mother’s Day to all our lovely mammies. Enjoy your day on Sunday!

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Zoom Art Session in 1st and 2nd Class

The boys and girls in 1st and 2nd class joined their first Zoom Art Session on Friday 5th March 2021. They made some 3-D trees using paint and card.

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School Re-Opening Monday 1st February

Dear Parents and Students We are absolutely delighted with the announcement that primary schools will commence a phased reopening from Monday 1st March. We are extremely excited about welcoming all our students back over the coming weeks. We would like to thank you all for your hard work and participation in our remote learning over […]

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