Monthly Archives: October 2015


St Pius X GNS Proudly Accepts Our National Flag


This morning at 10:30 am the whole school community assembled in the PE hall to be presented with Our National Flag. Firstly two representatives from the Defence Forces were welcomed and greeted by the student Council at the school reception. Oghlaigh na hEireann then marched through a Guard of Honour, formed by the 5th classes, [...]

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6th Class Visit The Irish Military War Museum


Best Tour Ever On the 22nd of October we ventured across Dublin to Meath to go to the World War 1 and World War 2 museum. We travelled by bus and we had great fun singing songs and playing games. When we arrived we were greeted by two lovely men who brought us to the playground and the lunch [...]

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Top Bird Expert Eric Dempsey Visits Pius X GNS


We were riveted from the start as Eric asked us “What makes a bird a bird?” After some very astute answers such as, “It has a beak” or “It can fly”, Eric informed us that only birds have feathers.. hence the title of his presentation “A World of Feathers”. We were shown a real swan [...]

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Maths Week 2015


Maths Week 2015 got off to a great start with our Maths quiz for pupils from 3rd to 6th class. Lots of other Maths activities also took place in school during that week... More to follow!

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5th Class Go On A Tree Trail In Bushy Park


On a beautiful, sunny, autumnal day in October 2015, the two 5th classes of St. Pius X G.N.S. headed off on a Tree Trail to Bushy Park. We were so excited! Ms. Smith and Ms. Judge had organised clipboards, maps, paper bags, cameras and A4 sheets of paper for each group. Six captains were chosen [...]

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