Gerald Griffin St. Cork

May, 2023

2nd class in St. Ann’s Park

The two 2nd classes enjoyed a very special day today. After a very busy few weeks preparing for and celebrating their First Communion last weekend, they enjoyed a fun day today. First off they walked down to St. Ann’s Park next to Shandon. There they played and ran around before having a surprise treat of …Continue reading


Intercultural Art

Some of our parents are working with artist Fiona Desmond to create an piece of art for the school’s Intercultural Day in June. Everyone is looking forward to seeing the finished piece.


Maths for fun in Early Start

The children in Early Start had a great time this week. Some of their parents came into their class for a few days of the week to play maths games with them. The children loved all the activities and having their parents and relatives in to help them. Thank you to everyone who came into …Continue reading


Help with our sensory garden

Thank you to members of Blackpool Men’s Shed for making some sturdy planters and a potting table in our sensory garden.


First Holy Communion

The children in 2nd class celebrated their First Holy Communion last Saturday. They were very lucky that the sun shone for them. They celebrated their mass with the boys from Blarney Street school. Fr. John said the mass and the children could not have done themselves, their families or their teachers prouder. Afterwards they enjoyed …Continue reading


Construction Art

2nd class really enjoyed their art lesson a few weeks ago when they got to build whatever they wanted using cardboard and recycled materials. There was great planning by all and good team work when building when some of the children collaborated their efforts together.