A SEASON TO REMEMBER FOR THE GIRLS’ FOOTBALL TEAM

A SEASON TO REMEMBER FOR THE GIRLS’ FOOTBALL TEAM

A SEASON TO REMEMBER FOR THE GIRLS’ FOOTBALL TEAM By Liam Mackey As the school year draws to a close, it’s only fitting to acknowledge the tremendous season enjoyed by the DSP girls’ football team who, in only their second year of participation, achieved the notable...
Countdown to launch of our new school logo

Countdown to launch of our new school logo

  DSP 40th Birthday We are very excited about our new school logo, our first step in celebrating the foundation of our school almost 40 years ago. The logo represents our child-centred, empathetic, innovative approach to education. Sincere thanks to Paul Murray 6th...
Roll Out of Aladdin Connect

Roll Out of Aladdin Connect

Roll Out of Aladdin Connect Dear Parent/Guardian, Our school is delighted to announce that we will shortly roll out the Aladdin Schools Connect to parents/guardians of children in our classes. The school uses the Aladdin Schools software service www.aladdin.ie for...
Art and Calm at Scoil Cois Farraige

Art and Calm at Scoil Cois Farraige

Yesterday, Wednesday, a local resident at Sandycove approached teachers to let them know how much they enjoyed the art the children create at the beach. They also thanked the groups for leaving the beach beautifully clean – cleaner than when they arrived there....
6th Class Archive 2018

6th Class Archive 2018

6th Class Class of 2017-2018 Forest Fridays – what we will do to make the 9 weeks a good learning opportunity:       Science and Technology We got cocktail sticks and plasticine. Then, Mr. Doohan asked us which shape was stronger; a cube or a tetrahedron. We made...
5th Class Archive 2018

5th Class Archive 2018

Beach School This week, we went on a scavenger hunt. The clues were difficult at times so we used books to help us. We then made our own creatures using what we found.                    Cois Fharraige             Letter to Council We have been doing a project on...
4th Class Archive 2018

4th Class Archive 2018

SPORTS DAY Parachute Fun with Cathy         GAMES WITH IVAN        HOPPERS           Week 34 WOW WHAT A WEEK   Clara Lara A snapshot of a fantastic (and very windy) day in Clara Lara.         Time to refuel Kayaking Sophia being rescued by Maya from the GIANT BEE Dare...
3rd Class Archive 2018

3rd Class Archive 2018

Welcome to 3rd Class In 3rd Class we moved to the senior end of the school which is downstairs. We got a new teacher, her name is Ms. O’Connell. She’s very nice. We also have Debbie and Ms. Kennedy who worked with us in 2nd Class. So far I have loved 3rd Class Science...