Gerald Griffin St. Cork

March, 2023

Happy Talk

Happy Talk finished this week in the Junior Infants and Early Start classes. The children had great fun with Nibbles and Twitch every week. Thank you to all the parents that came in and did the sessions with the children.


Math’s Eyes

The children and parents in Mr O Connor’s class took part in Math’s Eyes this week. On the first day the children went with their parents around the school grounds and school community taking pictures of maths that they could see everywhere – shapes, numbers, car registrations etc. On the 2nd day the children and …Continue reading


One Book, One Community art work

4th class are taking part in the One Book, One community initiative. The class and classes from other neighbouring school are all reading the book “Holes” by Louis Sachar. They will then take part in different activities over the next couple of months. They started this week when children and parents from North Pres, Blarney …Continue reading



The children in 1st classes and Senior infants are enjoying CAPER (Children and Parents enjoy reading) in theĀ  classes once a week again. Thank you to all the parents, grandparents and relatives for coming in to the classes.


World Book Day 2023

The children enjoyed dressing up for World Book Day last week. 1st class and 6th class walked down to Waterstones to use their World Book Day vouchers to get new books.


Art on the chromebooks

2nd class enjoyed trying a different type of art lately. They visited the Tate art gallery website on the chromebooks. The children created different pictures using the tools on the website. There are definitely some budding artists in the making.