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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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HPS Fruit Tasting Day!

On Tuesday 26th September as part of our HPS Be Healthy Week all of the children in the Junior Infants, Senior Infants, 1st classes and some of the junior classes in The Orchard got to taste some yummy fruit provided by our Parent’s Council.  A big thanks to those parents who volunteered to help out […]

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HPS Healthy Cooking Day!

On Thursday 28th September Ms Barry cooked healthy recipes with 2nd to 6th classes.  The girls got to eat what they had made, the smells coming from the kitchen and the smiles on the faces as the girls left their session really demonstrated how successful this day was! Check out some of the girls in […]

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HPS Flag Raising

Today was a great occasion for our school as we were awarded a Health Promoting Schools Flag by the HSE.  This recognises our commitment to promoting mental wellbeing, exercise and healthy foods in our school and community.  We have made great strides in all areas since signing up to the initiative last school year and […]

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Celebrating our HPS flag!

Today is the first day of our ‘BE HEALTHY WEEK’ and to celebrate being awarded a ‘Health Promoting Schools Flag’ we had a treat for all classes! They got to have a bounce on our obstacle bouncy castle and slide down our mega bouncy slide!!  Everyone had great fun, it was a really fun and […]

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New Class, New School!

Hi! We are the new students in Room 18. Some of us have never been to school before but we love it! We like circle time. We love playing in the ball pool. We love playing with water. We love singing and dancing. Our new class is lots of fun!

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Scavenger Hunt

First class went on a Scavenger Hunt today. They used all of their senses to discover things that they could see, touch, smell, hear and taste. They are great investigators! They saw loads of insects and found blackberries and mushrooms. They saw loads of things that they like to eat in the garden! They saw […]

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