Listen to the beautiful sound of our angel voices as the school choir brings festive cheer singing John Rutter's "Angels' Carol" and "Winter Wonderland". The choir entered the Choirs for Christmas on RTÉ Lyric FM with this recording of Angels' Carol. https://www.rte.ie/radio/lyricfm/clips/22182549/ https://drive.google.com/file/d/1g6H_SUHKLnpEGuMXTf3ybOgttyuisiaL/view?usp=share_link
There was great excitement in the halls of St. Pius X GNS today when Santa flew in to visit our classes. Thank you to our fantastic Parents Association for organising this visit on Santa's busiest week of the year!
We were delighted with the very generous response we got to our Halloween fundriaser for "My Canine Companion". Thanks to you we were able to donate €2750.
Well done to Cohen Heenan (Mr Smyth 6th Class) and Rubymae Heenan (Ms Goss Snr Infants), along with Ailbe who made and sold candles at the end of their road over the weekend. All money collected is in aid of SVP, so far they have raised €100.
Ms. Smith and Mr. Neary's class made these beautiful angels out of paper! Thank you to our very talented SNA's Rhona and Pauline for coaching the girls with this wonderful art project.
Heather is an Ambassador for the Irish Guide Dogs. She worked for 8 years with a blind lady in Kilkenny and is now retired. Thanks to Sarah Ryan and her mam, we now have access to Heather for a time every Wednesday. We had three assemblies last week where Heather received a rapturous welcome and [...]
Congratulations to Ruby from 5th class who came 3rd in the All Ireland cross country final in Donegal at the weekend. Ruby came 3rd out of 167 competitors. What an achievement! Very well done Ruby!
The two 5th classes have had a very busy, but exciting Science Week 2022! They participated in a fun forensics workshop with Garda Brendan,talked with scientists online in real time and, after learning all about the human respiratory system, they made models showing the workings of the human lungs.