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

Book Club Reports – 5th class

READ LEAD SUCCEED - During book club in the senior end of our school, 5th class have been making presentations on some of their books in their book club. Reading a historical non-fiction book about Anne Frank, the boys made presentations about the book. Fabulous book clubRead more

5th Class Cycling

5th Class Cycling
9th February 2018, boys from 5th class have been taking part in cycling workshops for bicycle training every Tuesday in the yard. The boys are learning how to ride a bike, the different parts of a bicycle and most importantly there is a massive emphasis on bicycleRead more

City Neighbourhood Award

City Neighbourhood Award

8th December 2017 City Neighbourhood Awards – Mansion House Dublin This year we have been awarded a city neighbourhood award for our positive impact on the local community and neighbourhood. We are very proud of the work done in the local community and the good example our

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HOPE Shoebox appeal

This year the boys at Franner have been making Shoe-boxes for the shoe-box appeal run by the charity HOPE Ireland in order to give presents this Christmas to children in need. The boys have been working really hard making fantastic shoe-boxes filled with the four W’s: Something

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STEM – Hour of Code

STEM – Hour of Code

The future is here, all week in Franner boys have been taking part in the Hour of Code! Each class has taken part in one hour of coding this week and they have received their coding certificates. Some boys have reached the level of coding ninja. With

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Robert Dunbar Memorial Award – 7/12/17

Robert Dunbar Memorial Award – 7/12/17

Thursday 7th of December was a fantastic day in Franner as we were presented with the Robert Dunbar Memorial Library award. The Library awarded to the school by Children’s Books Ireland, who donate a library of books worth €1,500 in memory of the great children’s author Robert

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