Category Archives: Scoil Náisiúnta Rae na Scríne

Data Protection Policy

We have updated our Data Protection Policy in line with recent GDPR changes. You can view our policy which was ratified by the Board of Management at its most recent meeting on June 11th by clicking on the ‘Policies’ tab … Continue reading

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2nd – 6th go on tour!

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We had a fantastic time on our school tour yesterday! Our day started in Ballincollig Regional Park where we played soccer, basketball and ran around the playground in glorious sunshine. We also had a picnic! Then we went to Blackrock … Continue reading

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Junior Room school tour

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The pupils of the Junior room had a great time on their tour last Thursday!

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Sports Day!

Weather permitting we will have our annual sports day on Thursday June 21st. More details regarding time etc. will follow next week!

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Musical performance

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We were treated to a wonderful performance today by Tonya’s pupils. A lot of hard work was in evidence – huge well done to everyone involved!

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Re-homing our sunflowers!

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After looking after them carefully for a number of weeks, it’s time for our sunflowers to go to their new homes!

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Calendar for 2018-2019

The calendar for next year is now available by clicking the ‘Calendar’ tab above. Please keep these dates in mind when booking breaks / holidays. Missed days can have a very negative impact on a child’s progress in school.

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Sunny days in Reeascreena!

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We are really enjoying the spell of good weather here in Scoil Náisiúnta Rae na Scríne! Have a look at our pictures from break-time earlier!

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And they’re off!

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The pupils of the Junior Tour have gone on their school tour to Dromhilly Woods. They even have their faviourite teddy bears for a Teddy Bear’s Picnic!

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Amazing Art!

There seems to be no end the incredible creativity of Caleb!

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Fun in the sun!

Yard time has been more enjoyable than usual in this fabulous weather. Some of the girls have been busy picking daisies!

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A new addition to the Scouts!

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An Eggsellent Visit!

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We were delighted to welcome Kate, Caroline, Alison and Helen the hen from flavour.ie to school last week! They taught us loads about eggs, starting with where they come from! They even cooked delicious blueberry pancakes which we got to … Continue reading

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Green fingers!

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The boys and girls of the Senior Room have been very busy in the garden! Last week, they planted potatoes, onions, peas, carrots, broccoli, cauliflower and sunflowers with Fachtna.

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Darkness into Light 12.5.18

Huge well done to our pupils Ally, Liam and John who participated in the event last weekend.

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Holy Communion

The staff and pupils would like to congratulate Annie who received her First Holy Communion yesterday morning in St. Fachtna’s Church, Rosscarbery. We hope you had a wonderful day!

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Terrific tractors!!

The clever boys and girls in the Junior Room know an awful lot about tractors and they recently created their own masterpieces using lollipop sticks.  They look fantastic!

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Our hardworking Junior Room!

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The boys and girls in our Junior Room were hard at work this morning – they learned a new poem about a rocket and then coloured, cut, glued and decorated pictures of a rocket zooming off to the moon! Just … Continue reading

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Sciath na Scol

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We had a thoroughly enjoyable day at Clonakilty GAA grounds last Friday competing in Sciath na Scol. The boys and girls were a credit to the school and did us proud in every game. Well done to you all!

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Incredible Edibles!

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We are delighted to be participating in Agri Aware’s Incredible Edibles programme. We got stuck in yesterday with task 1, planting lettuce, carrots, spinach, turnips and chives. We can’t wait for task 4 when we’ll be preparing, cooking and (best … Continue reading

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Swimming tomorrow

It has been necessary to change swimming from Friday to tomorrow for this week. This is because the boys and girls of the Senior Room will be representing the school in Sciath na Scol on Friday.  The time tomorrow is … Continue reading

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Busy boys in the Junior Room!

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Luke and Caleb were inspired to draw summer pictures yesterday to mark the first day of the summer season. They cheered us all up in such bad weather!! Well done boys!!

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Busy week ahead!

We have a busy week ahead before the long weekend – the boys and girls of the Senior Room will compete in Sciath na Scol on Friday May 4th. They will be training hard in advance. All details regarding the … Continue reading

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Junior Room enjoying the fine weather!

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It was great to get outside after so many lunch breaks had to be spent inside of late. Some of the pupils in the Junior Room investigated with a science kit while others embraced the Active Week spirit!

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Gaelic Football training

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The pupils in the Senior Room are busy preparing for upcoming Sciath na Scol matches. They have been working hard in training with Fachtna and are looking forward to next Friday when the games commence!

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Taking a breather with our iPads!

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In between circuits and swimming, we spent a little time playing tables games on our iPads earlier today. The sites we used were https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables, https://www.timestables.com/, http://www.multiplication.com/games/play/tonys-tires-multiplication . The children were happy to be playing on the iPads and not writing their Maths out while … Continue reading

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Active Schools Week comes to an end

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Children and adults alike really enjoyed being extra active this week! Highlights included getting active homework instead of written work, following ‘Just Dance’ videos on YouTube, then choreographing our own moves to the song ‘Blue Da Ba Dee’ and wearing our … Continue reading

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Active lines for Active Schools Week!

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We were thrilled to see the rain stop for long enough to get outside for our lunch break today! We turned our Active Lines into an Active Circle and 2 pupils from the Senior Room led us through some challenging … Continue reading

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Today’s homework!

In lieu of some written homework, the pupils in the Senior Room put together a list of exercises for everyone at home to get stuck into during Active Schools Week. Good luck! Opposite hand to opposite foot x 10 Digging … Continue reading

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Liam and Claire run for Crumlin Children’s Hospital!

We are so proud of Liam, a pupil in our Senior Room, and Claire our S.N.A. who were awarded these medals for taking part in Jack White’s 5k Virtual Run for Crumlin Children’s Hospital. They ran the 5km last Saturday in … Continue reading

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Maths stations

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The pupils in the Senior Room are working on different Maths concepts. Together they worked together on a number of tasks.

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Active Schools Week 2018

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We are delighted to be participating in Active Schools Week! We will be more active than usual, inside and outside the classroom. We will even substitute some of our usual written homework for physical activities from dancing and 10 @ … Continue reading

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Amazing artists!

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Our pupils in the Junior Room just love to draw and they are so good at it! Here is a selection of some recent pieces.

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Swimming starts tomorrow

Just a reminder that swimming starts for all classes tomorrow.

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Book swap!

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The pupils in the Senior Room paired up before the Easter holidays and gave each other a book to read over the break. Today they got together to discuss the choices their friends made for them. The feedback was very … Continue reading

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Creativity in the Junior Room!

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The boys and girls in the Junior Room were very busy doing sugar painting recently! They mixed icing sugar with water to make a paste which they spread on their page before adding paint. The results are just fantastic, well … Continue reading

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Caleb the Titanic fan!

Caleb in the Junior room has been learning all about the Titanic. He drew this magnificent picture today. Well done Caleb!

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Happy Easter!

I would like to thank you all for the tremendous welcome you have shown me in my first term here at this wonderful school. I wish you all a very happy, safe and relaxing Easter break and look forward to … Continue reading

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Keeping busy on a wet day!

Luke kept himself very busy during a wet lunch break today! He is a passionate young farmer and just as good at drawing – what a talent!

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Internet Safety workshopp with Zeeko

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The Internet Safety workshop was a huge success this morning. James from Zeeko did a super job talking to the pupils from 2nd – 6th classes about a range of topics. He explained the permanent nature of our digital footprint, … Continue reading

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