Gerald Griffin St. Cork

October, 2017

Puppets in 2nd class

2nd class had some new members to their class this week when they got to use puppets. For English the pupils had to introduce their puppets to the class and tell their group about them, before writing an info page on them. All the children had a great time doing this. On Friday the class …Continue reading


Art in 3rd class

3rd class have been feeling very artistic this term. They looked at Gustav Klimt’s “Tree of Life” and did their own representation of it. They also had a look at what is inside their heads and represented this through art, before finally making some spooky cats and pumpkins in time for Halloween.


Basketball in Neptune

We are so lucky in North Pres to be so close to Neptune Stadium. We would like to say a huge thank you to Paul and the rest of the management team for their wonderful generosity in allowing our boys and girls to use their facilities each week this year! So farĀ  1st, 2nd and …Continue reading


Dress up Day

The whole school enjoyed dress up day last Friday. The children wore their costumes into school and some of the teachers joined in the fun as well dressing up. Junior and Senior infants went trick or treating to the older classes, while 4th, 5th and 6th classes entertained the whole school by showing us the …Continue reading


Halloween in Junior Infants

Mr. O Connor and Ms. Coleman’s classes really enjoyed learning about Halloween. They dressed up on Friday in different costumes and went trick or treating to the older classes. They also got to watch the 6th class preform the Thriller dance for them. Earlier in the week they decorated some cakes and made them look …Continue reading


Happy Halloween from North Pres

It was a spooky, scary day today in North Pres! Have a look at the photos of the children on yard!


Halloween in Senior Infants

We had some very scary witches and skeletons in Senior Infants today! Elsa, Supergirl, Spiderman and Ironman turned up too along with two policemen, princesses and the Hulk! The children went trick or treating to third class where they sang some Halloween songs. Happy Halloween from Senior Infants!


Cake Sale!

Senior Infants had a great day in school today. They got to buy some yummy cakes at the Cake Sale. Well done to everyone who brought in cakes. Thanks to the Parents’ Association for running it. 466 euro was raised for the school yard.  


Road Safety Workshop

Second class visited the city hall today. There they attended a workshop on road safety. They learned how to cross the road safely, ride their bicycle safely on the road and how to travel safely in the car. After they listened to all of the safety advice they put it into practice in the play …Continue reading


Junior Infants Art

Mr. O Connor’s class are really enjoying school at the moment especially when they get to do art. Here they are painting some pumpkins for Halloween.

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