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Healthy Week in Room 9

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 […]

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HPS News

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 […]

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Mental Health & Well Being Week

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 Breathing Yoga RoboDog Meditation Music      

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Gaelic4Girls Programme

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 […]

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Healthy Week

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.

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HPS Mascot Competition

To round off our HPS Be Healthy Week we presented the winners of the Mascot competition with their prizes at Student of the Week Assembly today (Friday 29th Sept).  Each class has been working hard to come up with a mascot for our HPS team and there were some amazing entries!  The winners were voted […]

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