Monthly Archives: May 2016

GAA

Following staff GAA training with Christine O’Brien and Jenny Rispin in April, Meath footballer Jamie Queeney has been coaching our Senior Infants and 1st Classes once a week. During Active Week all classes had a session to develop basic skills applicable … Continue reading

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Sports Day

The rain held off just long enough for us to enjoy Sports Day on Wednesday with the help of volunteers from Killegland FC and our caretaker John. Each class spent 15 mins at each of the eight stations, three of … Continue reading

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Frisbee Fun!

Dominick Smyth from Irish Ultimate Frisbee visited our school on Tuesday for frisbee sessions with each class. Ultimate frisbee is a self refereeing game that was invented in the 1960s. Dominick played fun games with all class to develop their … Continue reading

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Ashbourne ET’s Active Week

Our inaugural Active Week has been busy in Ashbourne Educate Together! It began on Monday with ‘Drop Everything And Dance’ with pupils performing the ‘Cha Cha Slide’ as soon as it blared across the intercom. Active lessons, frisbee sessions, sports day, GAA … Continue reading

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Bag Packing Fundraiser

A HUGE thank you and well done to all the parents who helped with the bag packing in Dunnes this weekend. Looks like it was a great success! Without your continued support, we would not have the wonderful school that we … Continue reading

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