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The River Dodder Interactive Walk


5th class girls experience the amazing wonders of the River Dodder   Today we (the 5th class girls) went on an interactive walk along the River Dodder.   Richenda Garland, an environmental scientist was our guide.   Before the walk Richenda gave a talk and a presentation. She talked about how the river starts off in the [...]

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Minor School Swimming Championships


A big congratulations to Amelia, Hannah-Rose, Grace, Emily, Ruby, Laura and Kathryn who represented the school on Sunday 10th February at the Minor Schools Championships in the National Aquatic Centre. They were competing with girls from all over Ireland  and they they did St Pius X GNS proud. Thank you to Ms Goddard for her [...]

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Credit Union Quiz


Well done to our girls from 4th and 6th classes who represented St. Pius X GNS at this year’s Credit Union Quiz last Friday 1st February. The Credit Union Schools Quiz is a competition for school children across the island of Ireland. Each year around 25,000 children from the four corners of Ireland take part. Congratulations to [...]

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Grandparents Day 2019


We had a great day on 1st February when we celebrated Grandparents Day here in St. Pius X GNS. Some of our pupils grandparents came to visit the classroom and told us how different school was when they were young.  We were so happy to show them our lovely school and art work.  After the [...]

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Ms. Buckley’s 3rd Class authors!


Ms. Buckley's 3rd class girls put tremendous thought and effort into their fabulous Christmas story books.  Below are some photos of the class reading their stories to Junior Infants.    

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5th Class Recycle Project


Ms. Sheehan and Ms. Smith's classes made gingerbread houses out of recycled milk cartons. We really enjoyed making them. Some of the girls even made a second one at home. Bronagh and Eimear very cleverly made an electrical circuit using copper tape, wire, batteries and bulbs to put a glowing light inside their homemade houses, [...]

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Ms. Ward’s Diorama’s


Well done to Ms. Ward's 2nd class girls, who made these beautiful diorama's.  All their hard work and effort certainly paid off as the finished results were amazing!

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5th Class take part in a Designer Minds Workshop


On 11th December, Siobhán and Cara from Designer Minds visited our school.  Designer Minds is a club which teaches about Science, Engineering, Technology and lots more.  While you`re learning, you`re also doing fun experiments with your friends and challenging yourself.  In Designer Minds they focus on STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, but there`s [...]

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Intel Regional Final 2018


On Wednesday 5th December, we represented St. Pius X, G.N.S. and competed in the Intel Regional Final 2018 in ITB in Blanchardstown.  Our project was “IS BORAX DANGEROUS IN THE MAKING OF SLIME?”  We were so excited that we left our houses at 7.30am and were one of the first groups to set up!  Our [...]

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