Gerald Griffin St. Cork

November, 2018

CAPER- Children and Parents Enjoying Reading.

Our Senior Infant and 1st Classes enjoyed CAPER over the last four weeks. The children really enjoy listening to their parents reading and talking about the stories. The children and teachers were delighted that 40 mums and dads came in to show their children how important and enjoyable reading is.


Sciath na Scol Final

The school football team took part in the Sciath na Scol football final recently against the girls from Padre Pio school. The whole school got involved in the build up with some of the older classes busy making plaits to show their support for the team. On the day the whole school was out to …Continue reading


West Midlands Theatre Company

The girls from 2nd, 3rd and 4th had a lovely treat after mid term when theĀ  West Midlands theatre company came to the school. They enjoyed the show that they put on and some girls even got to take part in it.


Dress up Day

Before the children went on their mid term, the school had a dress up day where the children could dress up in costumes. The children really enjoyed dressing up in all their costumes.


Visit from St. Nick’s Gaa

As part of their preparation for the Sciath na Scol final the school football team had a visit from some of the coaches from St. Nick’s Gaa. The school was given gifts of water bottles and footballs to help them with their training.


Face masks in 3rd class

3rd class were busy lately learning about their skin. As part of this they learned how to make face masks using natural ingredients. They then tried it out and had lovely soft skin as a result.