Due to heavy snowfall and the Red Alert weather warning issued by MET Ă‰ireann for Dublin on Wednesday 28th February , St Kevin’s Girls’ and Boys’ Schools will remain closed today – Wednesday February 28th. We will post an update later on today. Stay safe and keep warm.
Well done to Mikayla, Ciara, Alli, Bronagh, Tyra and Sofia who came first today in the Harry Potter Schools’ Quiz in Tallaght Library. They got a ‘Whomping Willow’ 79 questions correct out of 80! They tied in first position and then again in the tie breaker! They will now advance to the finals in Tallaght […]
Last Thursday Sixth class had the opportunity to present a project at the Primary Science Fair at the BT Young Scientists Exhibition in the RDS. Their project ‘Microbes in the Classroom: How Clean is Your Classroom?’ examined and measured the amount of micro-organisms found on commonly-touched classroom surfaces. The experiment found that the classroom telephone […]
Well done to Ciara Murray in 2nd Class who has won the regional stage if the Credit Union Art Competition in the 7 and under category! After coming first in her category in the Kilnamanagh Credit Union, her entry then went on to compete against other Credit Unions […]
Well done to all the girls who participated in the Kilnamanagh Credit Union Art competition. As usual there was an extremely high standard of entries from all classes and some beautiful pieces of art created! We are delighted to announce that there some prize winners from St. Kevinâ€™s GNS! The artists who came first received […]
Today we were very fortunate to have Colm Brophy TD visit our school to talk to the teachers and students about his work as a TD, his plans for Tallaght and in education. Mr Brophy spoke to the 4th, 5th and 6th classes about what a TD does and some 6th class students asked Mr […]
Last week, John from the Irish Woodturner’s Guild came to show the 4th, 5th and 6th classes how wooden toys, bowls, lamps and lots of other useful objects are made through woodturning. It was very interesting to watch him create spinning tops and toys out of wood using the woodturning machine. Have a look at […]
We all had lots of fun on the last day of the first term dressing up for Halloween. All classes attended a Halloween assembly. The annual homemade costume competition proved very successful, with the girls of St. Kevin’s once again blowing us away with their homemade, recycled creations! Have a look through some of the […]
Nadine in sixth class had the fantastic opportunity today to attend the Tallaght Community School’s conversation with Astronaut Paolo Nespoli, who is currently on board the International Space Station. Nadine even had the opportunity to ask a question on stage to Dr. Nora Patton, who is set to be the first Irish astronaut in 2022. […]
As per this afternoon’s directive from the Department of Education, St. Kevin’s GNS will remain closed tomorrow due to severe weather and safety concerns.