Gerald Griffin St. Cork

April, 2014

Confirmation 2014

The girls of 6th Class were confirmed on Wednesday, 30th April, by Bishop John Buckley. There was a wonderful air of celebration in the Cathedral, as friends and family joined to watch the girls be Confirmed. Congratulations to all involved, and a special thank you to the teachers and parents who volunteered their time to …Continue reading


Easter Egg Competition

The girls in Second Class worked very hard recently to create a fabulous, colourful egg, which is now hanging up in Mahon Point Shopping Centre. Have a look at the pictures to see the lovely egg…or you can go to Mahon Point to see the egg hanging up with all the other wonderful eggs!


Easter Egg Nests

The Junior Infant Classes had great fun today making Easter Egg Nests! Yummy!! Lots and lots of pictures for you to see….


One Book, One Community

One Book, One Community parent and child art with our 4th Class girls and their parents.


Listening to live music

Ciara is a student who comes in to visit us every Wednesday. Last Wednesday she brought her guitar and played some music for us. We sang along to “Old McDonald” and “If You’re Happy and You Know It”.


Spring nature walk with first class

First class have been learning about the signs of Spring in SESE. They took a wander in the convent garden recently. Armed with clipboards, pencils and paper, they investigated the garden and drew pictures of the signs of Spring. Have a look at some of the beautiful pictures they drew. .


First class Irish dancing

Ms.O’Callaghan’s first class have started Irish dancing classes. They are really looking forward to their next class. .


The Restaurant

The boys and girls in Early Start were learning about food, so we set up a restaurant in our classroom. We had waiters and waitresses, customers and cashiers. Have a look at our pictures to see some of the fun we had!


Welcome, Spring!

We went for a walk in the garden to observe the first signs of Spring. We saw daffodils and primroses, and we could hear birds singing in their nests. We used our binoculars to look up to the sky and find the birds.


Chinese New Year

We celebrated the Chinese New Year in our class. We had fun with fortune cookies, and we ate sweets using chopsticks!

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