Category Archives: Active School


3rd Class enjoy a day out with Olympian Gymnastics


Ms. Buckley's 3rd Class enjoyed a complimentary day out at the Olympian Gymnastics Club today.  They had a fantastic time.  Thank you to all the team at Olympian for showing the girls how fun gymnastics can be while also being a great way to keep fit!  Details of the club are as follows if anyone [...]

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2nd Class get Active


Active week was a wet one but we were very fortunate to have ‘Crossfit Setanta’ come into our school and provide a range of fun and exciting activities for our girls. Louise from Crossfit Setanta put the girls through a thirty minute session. This consisted of a warm up, followed by a circuit which incorporated [...]

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5th Classes love running laps!


We started running laps around the school a few months ago.  At first we could barely run one lap and now we can run three laps comfortably!  We love to challenge ourselves to do better,  and we find our fitness levels and stamina are definitely improving.   It`s also very sociable.  We`re doing it with our [...]

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St. Pius Active Dance


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Active Week by 6th Class


The last week in April, was our school’s Active Week. It was a very busy week for 6th class, between organising different activities and taking part in them. On Monday the 24th we did dancing with Ms. O’Reilly to a song from “Hairspray”. It was a great laugh for everyone. After little break, we did […]

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Active Week


It was active week in our school, it involved lots of different and fun activities like a 5km walk, yoga, cricket, dancing and plenty more. 6th class taught the classes a dance that they had to learn and had a lot of fun doing. 6th class also did an obstacle course against the teachers and […]

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Yard Games


Every week 6 girls from 6th Class are selected to do yard games. During yard games 6th class play with the junior and senior infants using skipping ropes, hula hoops, balls, rackets, tunnels, scoopers and tyers. The 6th class and the infants really enjoy playing together. Some games they play are duck duck goose, chasing, […]

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