Category Archives: School Trips


5th Class Visit Leinster House and the National Gallery


On Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th December 2019, the two 5th classes headed to town on the 54A bus.  Ms. Smith`s class went on the Tuesday and Ms. Barron`s on the Wednesday.     Luckily there was enough room for everyone on the bus each day.  The bus took us directly to the city centre. We got [...]

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School Tours 2019


Our School Tours are well and truly underway.  So far we have visited Newbridge House and Farm, Squirrel Scramble, Clara Lara and Explorium so far.   Mr. Walshe bravely took on the G-Force bike in Explorium with 2nd Class. We don't know who is having more fun, the pupils or the teachers!

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6th Class visit the Central Criminal Courts


This week sixth class participated in a mock trial in The Dublin Criminal Courts. The girls enjoyed a tour of the courthouse and watched real criminal cases in session. The girls enjoyed learning about Ireland's Judicial System.

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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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6th classes “Living the Dream” in Microsoft, Dream Space!


On the 7th of June 2018,  6th  classes had the fantastic opportunity of visiting Dream Space in Microsoft. The day started off with a short tour of the incredible building. We saw the digital lake and mountain and many of the ground floor restaurants. Shoshanna was showing us around and explained all about the facilities [...]

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6th Class visit Ballyroan Library during Science Week


6th class girls have fun at a Junior Einstein interactive workshop in Ballyroan library during Science Week 2017! We were very excited as we headed into Ballyroan library to a Junior Einstein workshop as one of our Science activities during Science Week 2017.   Sarah was giving the workshop and the first thing we did was […]

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5th and 6th classes go on a Tree Trail  in Bushy Park!


We were excited as we arrived in Bushy Park for our annual Tree Trail!  It was a beautiful Autumn morning.    We spotted so many amazing trees of all shapes and sizes, some with bare branches, others with colourful leaves  ready to fall in the gentle breeze.   The Giant Redwood is always a favourite as is […]

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5th class visit Dublin Zoo


There was great excitement on Thursday 27th April as the two 5th classes headed off on their tour to Dublin Zoo. Having researched many of the animals residing in the zoo, the girls were looking forward to seeing the animals for real! There were two planned guided tours, one the African Adventure and the other […]

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Fighting Words Workshop


We went to Fighting Words on Monday 9th January. We walked a long way to get to Terenure Village. Then we took the 16 bus to get there. Fighting Words was set up by Roddy Doyle. When we finally arrived we were welcomed by Tess and Djamel. They were both really nice. Djamel helped us […]

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