This week is Engineers Week, a nationwide event that seeks to promote engineering activities and careers to young people in Ireland. This week in St. Kevin’s GNS, the 2nd and 3rd classes will be given the option of completing a small engineering project in place of some of their normal homework. On Friday the 8th […]
When we mixed vinegar, baking soda, food colouring and washing up liquid, a gas called carbon dioxide was released!
The Acceptable Use Policy for the use of the internet in St. Kevin’s G.N.S. was recently updated and ratified by our Board of Management. A copy of our Acceptable Use Policy is available by following the below link. InternetAcceptableUsePolicy (2019)
We spent the last month working on the genre of Explanation. This writing genre is used to explain how something works. The girls wrote about “How to tell the time” and then presented their work to first class.
On Thursday the 10th of January, 8 girls from 6th class, along with some of their classmates, travelled to the RDS to present their project ‘Can a BBC Microbit improve student engagement in Mathematics?’ at the Primary Science Fair in the BT Young Scientists’ and Technology Exhibition. After many hours of planning, preparing, experimenting, debugging […]
Well done to Amelia in 3rd Class who won the regional finals in her category of the Credit Union Art Competition. Her painting now goes through to the national finals! Well done Amelia!
St Kevin’s G.N.S. is getting behind ‘Run for Rita’ 2019, a Kilnamanagh based charity, that supports local charitable needs. St Kevin’s Boys’ and Girls’ Schools will be supporting the Charity in various ways, over the coming weeks. The ‘Run for Rita’ Event takes place on Saturday, 30th of March at 3pm in Tymon Park. Everyone is invited to take […]
Well done to all the girls and their families who donated to our shoebox appeal this month, in aid of the Capuchin Day Centre for the homeless run by Brother Kevin in Dublin City Centre. A whopping 119 shoeboxes, filled with day-to-day supplies for those who are homeless, along with donations of food were collected […]
5 th class had great fun painting prayer rocks. They can use these to help them pray and be mindful. Some of our teachers favourite quotes”…..” ! Nameste the kindness in me sees the kindness in you! When given a choice between being right and being kind. Choose KIND! From the novel “Wonder ” It […]