Scoil Íde Presentation Primary School Clondalkin

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Scoil Íde is a Presentation Girls' Primary School with boys in the junior classes, We are a Catholic School, founded in 1969. We are located on New Road in Clondalkin village approximately 12km from Dublin city centre. Have a look through our website to learn more about our school.

Scoil Íde will reopen on Monday August 31st at 8.50am.

4th Green Flag!
Well done to all the children in Scoil Íde for their recent of the 4th Green School Flag. This flag was awarded for the great work in Scoil Íde regarding 'Travel'. Travel is the fourth theme of the Green-Schools programme. CHildren in Scoil Íde have been making green efforts to walk to school and leave the car home. The Travel theme is funded by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and supported by the National Transport Authority. More information can be found here about the travel programme. A special congrations to Ms. O'Neill, Ms. Downey and the committee.


Easter Raffle.

On Friday 27th Scoil Íde Parents' Association hosted a very successful raffle in the school hall. All prizes were generously donated by local community members and businesses. A top prize of a child's bike was won by John in 1st class. Congratulations to all prize winners who are pictured on the right.

Thanks to all who donated prizes and to the parents who arranged the raffle.


Skipping Workshop September 2014.

All children from Junior to 6th Class took part in skipping workshops recently. They got the chance to learn individual and partner skills, double dutch and traditional long rope games and as the students increased in age, so the lessons become more complex and challenging.
Everyone really enjoyed the two days and the skills witnessed at the whole school demonstration were very impressive. Well done everyone!
For more pictures please click here.


Army Number One Band.
On Thursday 11th of September we were honoured to welcome the Irish Army Band to our hall.

The No. 1 Band has performed at major ceremonial occasions, including the Presidential Inaugurations, appointments of Ambassadors and the provision of musical support for State visits to Ireland by foreign Heads of State and high profile State Engagements such as The National Day of Commemoration.
The band entertained us with wonderful music and introduced members of the band and their instruments us. They had instruments from the brass, wind and percussion families. Everyone enjoyed the performance and had a great time clapping and dancing along. We would like to thank all members of the band for the wonderful performance.


Niamh from the Fairy Door Company recently visited Scoil Ide to deliver some magical fairy doors. Niamh, a past pupil explained all about the magical fairies and explained to the children all they must do is 'believe'! We look forward to hearing all the stories from the fairies in Scoil Ide over the coming months.
Thanks to Niamh for taking time out for the visit and for the beautfiul doors.

Maths Week October 2014
Maths Week Ireland promotes, awareness, appreciation and understanding of maths through a huge variety of events and activities.

Here in Scoil Íde we got involved by celebrating maths all around us. Classes paired up for activites, we played maths games on the yard and some classes went on trails. Each day we listened to a maths riddle on the intercom and the sharp problem solvers received prizes.
Pictures from activities can be found here.

We realise how much fun maths can be and enjoyed the different activities each day. We intend to keep up the variety of activites incorporated as active maths is so much fun.
More information on maths activites can be found here.
ICT games are available here - enjoy!

Lá Glas.

Scoil Íde turned green on 13th March for Lá Glas. Lá Glas celebrates "Seachtain Gaeilge" and was another lively occasion as the children donned the Green and each class provided music, song and dance in The Halla.
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