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Recent Events

Minister for Education visits Franner, and is impressed by our skills!

Yesterday March 14th, we welcomed the Minister for Education Richard Bruton into our school with open arms. He is launching a revised education strategy to focus on both enhanced numeracy and digital skills, though we were living proof that we, along with many other primary school children,

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5th Class Drumming Out Poverty

Please click on the link below to check out 5th class’ brilliant percussion performance at the Druid’s Glen Resort with the boys from Blarney St CBS in Cork City. You are a credit to your school, your families and yourselves….very well done!    

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Let’s Go Franner, Let’s Go! Croke Park 2015

Let’s Go Franner, Let’s Go!  Croke Park 2015

Huge, huge, huge well done to the hurlers of Franner who wore the crest with pride as they hurled as if their lives depended on it in Croke Park against their northside rivals, Joey’s of Fairview.  Our boys left every last drop of energy and effort on

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Franner TV Appearance this Friday

Remember way back in March the RTE cameras came to record a piece on the boys of Franner and their love of chess? Well they are due to feature as a part of the Nationwide programme tomorrow, Friday 5th, at 7pm on RTE 2!

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Anti Bullying Week!

Many thanks to Sinead Burke, an ISPCC Shield Ambassador  for speaking to all our classes today. A great way to start Anti Bullying Week.

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Football League

Match Reports Spain vs Holland In the first game of the week it is 2nd vs 1st. Holland got tip and they went on the attack. Then they scored. Mohammad. 1-0 Holland. Spain lost the ball from the attack and Holland punished them with a cross deflected

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Football League

England vs Spain The first was match England vs Spain. England got kick off. Spain were passing well. Just like always. Then England went on the attack and the Spain goalie was forced to dive,he saved it. Spain’s corner was wasted and England went on the attack.

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Football League

Spain vs Italy Kick off by Italy. Shot by Reece just wide.High pressing by Spain.Good touch and shot by Conor just the wrong side of the post. Just past the halfway mark and Matthew scores a great goal for Spain. Spain really playing well now. Craig shouting

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Match Report

On the 26th of January Francis Street’s football team played Scoil Treasa Donore Avenue. The game got off to a good,quick and exciting start. We were passing the ball around well and we got rewarded when Sean Killalee whipped in a lovely cross to the arriving Darryl

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Aaron Kenny 100 Word Challenge

Aaron Kenny 100 Word Challenge

He was shocked to find nothing. It was exactly what he wanted in his world, nothing. Then the worst thing happened at the dawn of day, everything came to life as lord of Nulth let out a scream. Him and his minions would disintegrate and eighteen hours

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Kennings Poem “Chess”

  Piece mover Queen annihalator Check mater Move maker Game winner Pawn destroyer Knight attacker Rook defender Moving pawns Bishop taker King destroyer Best player. By Daniel

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Sports Report

Man United played Leicester in a thrilling 8 goal game where there was a hope of recovery after their win against QPR. Only a few minutes in Radamel Falcao whipped in a cross right on to the head of Robin Van Persie and got his first assist

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Airplanes and Tanks!!

We are learning all about World War 2. Check out our airplanes and tanks!

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Sean Marlow’s Sports Review

Chelsea played Swansea in a thrilling 6 goal thriller. It only took 11 minutes for Swansea to break through when a Wayne Routledge cross was deflected in by John Terry. Swansea were then were put into place when Diego Costa netted a hat trick to put his

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Aquarium

We have a mini aquarium in our classroom! We have four aquatic creatures a rock goby, a shanny, a beadlet anemone and a brittle starfish. We have to monitor the oxygen levels, water temperature, ensure the tank is clean and feed the fish!! Some breaking news from

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Seaworld

      5th class visited the Seaworld Aquarium in Bray this week. Afterwards, we had our lunch on the beach in Bray. We had a fantastic time and we are  getting a small aquarium in our classroom next week!!

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Dragon’s Den

Congratulations to all the fifth class boys who participated in the Dragon’s Den project today. A big thank you to everyone at Dunhumby and the Solas project for organising this project.Uh

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Science in Sixth

Science in Sixth

Today we classified a number of substances by their states of matter, as solids, liquids or gases.  We then mixed PVA glue, water, Borax Powder and food colouring to create slime (which is also an example of a Polymer).  We noticed that the slime had characteristics of

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Dragon’s Den

Dragons Den has started again in Francis Street. Thank you to all the volunteers from Dunhumby.

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