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Family Fun Run..Get Your Runners On!

15th January, 2018 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Hello One And All Straffan Community Hall are delighted to announce the Straffans First Ever Family 5k and 10k Fun Run Sunday 11th March, 10:00 am Come on , no bother to you! Check out https://www.popupraces.ie/upcoming-events/ for more info. Upcoming Events – Pop Up Races Coolkenno 10k/5k Road Run: Coolkenno: 7th January 2018 11:00 am: Register: Arachas Ferrycarrig 5: […]

Seasonal Influenza Advice

12th January, 2018 | by Sean Keane | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

It’s a new year and those pesky bugs continue to affect us.  We’ve had a number of cases of the vomiting bug and flu in the school. If your child is unwell and particularly if they are vomiting, please keep your child at home to minimise the spread of infection.  Also remind your child to […]

January Newsletter 2018

12th January, 2018 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

  January Newsletter 09/01/18   Welcome back and a Happy New Year to you all!!  It was great to see all the happy, smiling faces back in school again on Monday morning!   We also have some new families to welcome into the school community and I know that they will be made feel very welcome. […]

Charity Christmas Fair!

10th January, 2018 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Before the Christmas break, the students of 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th oraganised a Charity Christmas Fair. The Fair was a ‘Mini Company’ style event whereby students’ set up their very own stall and sold items they created. The event was a huge success. The students’ raised just over €2,600!! All proceeds raised on the day […]

Team Hope Appeal

19th November, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Team Hope would like to say a big thank you to all the boys and girls in Straffan NS who brought in their shoe boxes over the last few weeks for a very worthy cause.  A massive 181 boxes were donated!!  It took not just one car but two cars to carry all the boxes […]

Intel Mini Scientist 2017!

17th November, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

A huge congratulations to all of the students who participated in the Mini Scientist Competition this year. The standard of projects was absolutely outstanding!! The students should be so proud of their achievements!! The judges were so impressed by the range of science topics covered and found it extremely difficult to choose the winners. A […]

Straffan Boys Bring Home the Tish Carney Cup!

20th September, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Well done to the Straffan Boys on bringing home the Tish Carney Cup by beating off stiff competition last Saturday at the Tish Carney event!!  Great news to hear on a Monday morning!                                             […]

Staff 2017/18

23rd June, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Classes and Teachers 2017/2018 The following is the staff for 2017/2018. Acting Principal: Breda McAuliffe Acting Deputy Principal: Maria Carr Junior Infants: Ms. Brosnan Junior Infants: Ms. Kennedy Senior Infants (Ms. Keena): Ms. Phelan Senior Infants (Ms. Kennedy): Ms. Moffat 1st Class (Ms. Fahy): Ms. Keena 1st Class (Ms. Phelan): Ms. Moriarty 2nd Class (Ms. […]

Food Dudes

4th May, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

Straffan NS are delighted to announce that “Food Dudes” is returning to our school!! It will be starting on Friday 5th of May.  For those of you unfamiliar with the programme, it is a Healthy Eating initiative managed by Bord Bia.  Pupils in Juniors-2nd class will be participating in the Junior Programme which will last […]

The Bugs Are Back!

6th January, 2017 | by Breda McAuliffe | Filed in Fifth Class , First Class , Fourth Class , Information , Junior Infants , School News , Second Class , Senior Infants , Sixth Class , Third Class , Uncategorised

06/12/2017 It’s that time of year when those pesky bugs make their annual appearance.  We’ve had a number of cases of the vomiting bug and croup throughout the school. If your child is unwell and particularly if they are vomiting, please keep your child at home to minimise the spread of infection.  Also remind your […]

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