Malin Head to Mizen Head

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As part of our journey to achieve an Active Flag for the school every class is participating in a running initiative. Together we are running the combined distance from Malin Head to Mizen Head. To do this every class runs a set distance every week. These distances are combined and tracked on our Active School Noticeboard. The initiative is heading into its third week now and everyone is really enjoying it. We hope to reach our goal of running 664km during Active Week which will coincide with the Easter Holidays. Check out our slow motion video of the kids from 1st to 4th class completing t...

Dragon’s Den

As part of the Junior Entrepreneur Programme, 5th and 6th Class held a Dragon's Den. Dragons consisted of Mr. Ross Mealiff (Owner of Hotel Kilmore), Ms. Elaine Pryer (Business Manager with Ulster Bank), Mr. Kerins and Ms. Maguire. Each group presented their ideas to the dragons. Ideas included Fab Lab (lip balm and bath bomb set), P.I.Y kit (planting kit), Exploding box (multi-purpose organiser) and Holder Twins ( phone holder and speaker.) The dragon's were hugely impressed with the children's creativity and ideas but decided to invest in the P.I.Y kit. Mr. Ross Mealiff and Ms. Elaine Pryer a...