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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Cycling Safety Course

4th class boys are taking part in a cycling safety course run by Ruairi from DCC.  The boys are learning lots of tips about how to cycle safely on a road as well as being put through their paces in obstacle courses on the yard.  This programme

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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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Bell Ringing at Christ Church Cathedral

Before Easter as part of our unit of work on life in Norman Ireland, 5th Class walked the short distance to Christ Church Cathedral here in Dublin 8. There we had a really interesting tour which included the church and the crypt but best of all was when we

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Our Feature in the Sunday Times!

The Sunday Times has featured our school in their article! Check it out below and share!   You can download the article here too, if you wish: ‘Teaching with empathy is a breath of fresh air’ Article

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Anti-Bullying Week ~ A Poem

Anti-Bullying Week ~ A Poem

The Bully The bully is a person that’s not empathetic the bully has no care for others, the bully is a very rough person physically and also mentally, he probably has friends but not at their own will.   Being a bully is really not funny not

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