“Do Something Productive  Jar”

“Do Something Productive Jar”

It doesn’t cost a ton to have some fun! Order yours for only €3!!! 6th Class are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme again this year and we are very excited to launch our product, the Do Something Product Jar. Do you often find yourself bored with...
“Choosing to Dance”

“Choosing to Dance”

We look forward to Yellow Monday organised by the Student Council and teachers Aoife and John. Our young people are inspiring us to choose creativity and celebration at a time of year that can be dark and cold, often affecting our emotional selves and making people...
What are children learning these days?

What are children learning these days?

We have enjoyed some very fine sunrises and crisp, blue-sky break times at school this week. Good weather gives us all a lift and helps create many learning opportunities outdoors. PE lessons, daily walks, mask breaks have taken place. Our feature picture shows 3rd...
Dun Laoghaire Lions Club at work in DSP

Dun Laoghaire Lions Club at work in DSP

We are very grateful to Dun Laoghaire Lions Club for returning to maintain a bench they donated to DSP community in 1999. Thanks to Eamonn and Veronica for their time. Connections with other groups in the locality makes school life more meaningful and helps children...
Yellow Monday 17.01.2022

Yellow Monday 17.01.2022

Next Monday the 17th of January will be Yellow Monday, organised by our student council, to celebrate our monthly theme of Happiness. On Monday, we are asking that each child wears yellow or any other colour that makes them happy to spread positivity and joy within...
Heartfelt condolences to the Beary family

Heartfelt condolences to the Beary family

In honour of Aoife Beary whose funeral takes place today, DSP flies the flag at half mast. Aoife is the daughter of our wonderful and much loved deputy principal Angela Beary.At the funeral service we heard of the love Aoife shared with the many people she met from...
School closes Wednesday 22 December 11:50 and 12:00 midday

School closes Wednesday 22 December 11:50 and 12:00 midday

We are delighted to have many children in attendance this week. We are equally appreciative of families who are keeping children home to reduce risks of infection spreading to vulnerable family members.Our closing time for holidays is Wednesday 22 December:11:50am for...
Panto Pandemonium at DSP

Panto Pandemonium at DSP

All classes enjoyed the Red Riding Hood Panto from the Helix. Money was still coming in today via Aladdin. We are now at €919.00 which means we have raised €494.00 for Barnados as the DSP seasonal charity fundraiser. We will leave the Panto payments link open until...
A toute a l’heure!

A toute a l’heure!

Today is the sixth and final day with Helene our French teacher. Thanks Helene for giving the children this wonderful opportunity to 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th classes. This term, DSP took part in a 6 week pilot scheme to introduce modern foreign languages to...
GRMA PTA for Winter Wonderland!

GRMA PTA for Winter Wonderland!

Go raibh míle maith agaibh to the PTA who created a magical Winter Wonderland in place of our annual Winter Market. They did such a good job, Santa actually visited DSP! Can you see him in the picture with 6th class? Check Seesaw for more class photos. In place of our...
Winter Raffle ** Festive Photos ** Winter Wonderland **

Winter Raffle ** Festive Photos ** Winter Wonderland **

Storm Barra led to the postponement of some of our seasonal fundraiser plans on Tuesday and Wednesday. However, once back in school, we asked the Student Council for help and they drew the raffle tickets. Congratulations to all the winners. Sincere thanks to our...