We have had such an exciting Active Week so far and there is still more to come! We started the week with Badminton, followed by a whole day of Sports and activities on Tuesday, Gymnastics and orienteering on Wednesday, Yoga and GAA on Thursday! Tomorrow we will be supporting the amazing Evan and other staff […]
This year we were able to celebrate St Patrick’s Day as a whole school by getting active! The children all took part, wearing their St Patrick’s Day colours, and danced around the yard to Irish music. We even had a special performance from some of our Irish dancers and the teachers and staff in the […]
Third Class made egg muffins as part of Be Healthy Week. The girls did a great job following the recipe and the results were delicious.
In room 9 we are having great fun learning about being healthy this week. Today we tasted different fruits and learned about how important it is to have clean hands and clean tables when preparing food. We made sure to wash our hands and spray our tables before the hard work began. The children chopped […]
All classes will be taking part in a healthy food cooking competition – the winners will be announced on Friday 28th Sept at Student of Week assembly. The whole school will also be learning a dance to do together at Student of the week assembly! You can get involved by talking to your child at […]
As part of our Mental Health and Well Being week the children in the senior classes were given a small part of a larger picture which were then all put together to make some lovely colourful collages to decorate our school hall with positive messages. Check them out below!
This week the HPS team have organised activities to promote our Mental Health & Well Being week. Why not try some of the mindful activities at home? You can access them in youtube by clicking on the links below! Superhero Peace out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVKIZNCL5Ms Breathing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mX4JBBIcBk Yoga RoboDog https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iS_B6JhIpsg Meditation Music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7cd5nBMsfZo&list=RD7cd5nBMsfZo&t=21
2 of our OLOC girls featured in the Northside People this week promoting Craobh Chiarain’s newest initiative Gaelic4Girls which is to encourage girls who are not registered with a GAA club to come and try Gaelic football in a non-competitive environment. See the flyer for details if your daughter is interested in participating in this […]
Have you seen the latest edition of the Northside People?? There is a photo on the front page of 6 girls from our school telling everyone about the great work that is being done by the Active School team, the Green School team and the Health Promoting team. Check it out!!
Last week we achieved our health promoting flag. We had a fantastic week celebrating. We kicked off the week with a bouncy castle followed by some dancing, meditation, cooking and mindfulness colouring. We have learned so much about not just eating healthy but having a healthy mind and body.