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Dad’s Soccer Blitz!

The Dublin 8 annual Dad’s soccer blitz was held in St. Catherine’s community centre on Friday May 20th. This event is always highly anticipated and enjoyed by the dad’s and pupils alike. This year, our team got to the semi-finals and were narrowly beaten by St. Enda’s. 

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1916 Art Mural Project

In conjunction with the 1916 Joe Duffy project that was run earlier in the year, 5th class along with the help of their parents and an artist Kathryn McGuire completed a 1916 Art Mural project based on Sean Heuston, one of the leaders that was executed in

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Parents Support Group

Ms. Nolan ran a very successful parents support group from April to June. This group met every Wednesday morning for 8 weeks from 9.20-11.30am.  During this time parents got the opportunity to discuss anything that they were worried about or any issues they were having with their

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Pilates for Parents!

As part of the Dublin 8 schools’ Operation transformation, Ms. Nolan our H.S.C.L. and resident Pilates teacher taught a 6 week class on Tuesday mornings in January and February. Over 20 parents attended these classes! We did simple Pilates moves to improve our core strength and flexibility. 

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1916 Joe Duffy Event

Ms. Nolan along with the other Home school community Liaison teachers organised Joe Duffy to come to St. Catherine’s church on Thursday 28th January to read extracts from his book “Children of the Rising”. 5th class pupils and parents have been learning lots about 1916 especially about

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Family Yoga

  Family Yoga is on in Francis St. C.B.S. every Friday morning.  In this class the boys and their parents do some easy  yoga moves partnered together and some on their own.  They also do some simple mediation and learn some mindfulness techniques such a breathing and

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Maths for Fun Games in 3rd Class

3rd class are having lots of fun playing Shared Maths games in their class.  The boys and their parents played games based on operations, fractions, time, shape and place value.  The boys and their parents had so much fun and got to practice all the mathematical skills

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Sports Day 2015

Francis St. C.B.S. held their annual Sports day recently.  This was an amazing day! The sun was shining, they boys were excited and even the parents joined in for a Mums and Dads race.  The highlights of the day included the potato and spoon, sack, three-legged and

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Irish Course

There is an Irish Course being held in St. Brigid’s N.S. for the parents for Francis St. C.B.S. boys and St. Brigid’s pupils.  This course was originally only on for 3 weeks but due to its huge success is being extended.  Currently we are looking for a

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We’ve got our 2nd Green Flag!

Yesterday, we collected our 2nd Green Flag at the Helix! This one was awarded to us for our efforts in becoming a more energy efficient school. We are so proud of ourselves for all of the hard work we put into this and it was such an

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Shared Oral Language Games

We invited parents into our 2nd classes- Ms. Rushe’s and Ms. Hayes’ class for Shared Oral Language Games.  The parents came in every Wednesday for 4 weeks to help the boys play a variety of games such as Barrier games, Guess Who, Memory Games etc.  The boys

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Shared Oral Language Games with 2nd Class

  We invited parents into our 2nd classes-both Ms. Rushe’s and Ms. Hayes’  for Shared Oral Language Games.  The parents came in every Wednesday for 4 weeks to help the boys play a variety of games such as Barrier games, Guess Who, Memory Games etc.  The boys

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Operation Transformation

  Francis St. C.B.S. parents and boys got off to a great start in the new year by participating in the Dublin 8 “Operation Transformation” programme.  This kick started at the beginning of January with a nutritional talk for the parents by a dietitian in St. Catherine’s

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Annual Soccer Blitz

The Annual Dad’s Soccer Blitz against local schools will be on the 13th of May.   If you’re interested, contact our H.S.C.L teacher Ms. Nolan.

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Thank you to all the staff!

Thank you to all the staff!

A huge thank you A huge thank you to the staff of our school for all they do for all of our boys and families.     Celebrating 200 years in 2018 Our school will be 200 years old in 2018. We are already thinking about how

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League of Ireland Trophy!!!!

Ms. Nolan’s Class

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