4th Class on News2day

4th Class on News2day
The News2day crew called in to 4th class yesterday to learn all about the really cool Plastic Snake Project and find out what the young boys in Francis St think about single-use-plastics. Click below to find out more. https://www.rte.ie/player/series/news2day/SI0000001210?epguid=IH000369163Read more

The AMAZING Plastic Snake

Our school are super proud to be teaming up with the artist Annie Holland, St. Patrick's Cathedral, YMCA, Aungier Street & C.M.S.  Learning Center, for the Plastic Snake Project.  And tonight, April 4th at 7pm a dramatic performance will be choreographed and the snake will wind itsRead more

Chess Team 2018

An eight strong chess team took on St Canice’s, St Catherine’s and St Clonleth’s in a three round chess blitz today. The boys won two of the three rounds finishing second in the group. Well done to the boys who represented the school with great skill pride.

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5th & 6th class – SOLAS Tag Rugby

5th & 6th class – SOLAS Tag Rugby
5th and 6th class took part in a SOLAS organised Tag Rubgy blitz after 6 weeks of training with Stephen and all of the fantastic volunteers from SOLAS. The boys showed off their fantastic skills and hard work in Catherine's Hall during a community game with ourRead more

Fit Squad for 2018/2019

Fit Squad for 2018/2019
Congratulations to all the boys selected on this years fit squad for the school year 2018/19. The fit squad is an important part of our school organising blitzes, matches, active week, Franners Fittest Family and helping encourage our boys to stay fit and active. Well Done boysRead more

3rd and 4th class blitz!

3rd and 4th class blitz!
Our boys from 3rd and 4th class took part in a football blitz in Irishtown, Ringsend competing against other schools from the area and Dublin. Some fantastic games of football as the boys represented their school with pride and played fairly with a great attitude and respect.Read more

Maths week in 4th class

Maths week in 4th class

Maths week was a huge success with plenty games and fun! Here are some of the fun things that happened! Maths Trails Here are 4th class tallying up the colours of cars that pass by to gather the information to make a bar chart. They also looked

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MathsWeek 2018

MathsWeek 2018

And MathsWeek 2018….that’s a wrap! The screams and cheers from the boys told us all we needed to know about whether MathsWeek had been a success…a unanimous YES! The huge numbers and the help from parents and family members, the enthusiasm of staff and energy of our

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Student Council & Green Team Elections

Huge congratulations to all of the candidates, their election teams, their speech writers, their poster makers and maybe even a spin doctor or two. ELECTION 2018 is complete. The returning officers put on a marvellously profession show on the day and this was noted by one and

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Peace Circles go the Full Turn

Yesterday we said thank and au revoir to the wonderful Lucy who has been visiting 4th class over the past few months, helping us through the Peace Builders/Peace Circles programmes where we learned about life values such as love, honesty, integrity and empathy. We appreciate Lucy for

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Hedgehog visit!

Hedgehog visit!
We welcome visitors of all shapes and sizes here at Franner! Last week we were visited by a new friend, Harry the hedgehog who came from Hedgehog Rescue Dublin! We learned a lot about what hedgehogs eat, where they live and what is hibernation! Thanks to CathyRead more

News2Day visits our school!

News2Day visits our school!
Following the historic day of opening our new library here at Franner, News2Day came into our school from RTÉ to talk to some of the boys about their experiences so far with our library. 5th class showed the news reporters around our library, looking at the differentRead more