“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...
DSP continues the Changemaker School Journey

DSP continues the Changemaker School Journey

New parents/guardians may be interested to know that DSPNS was awarded an invitation to the Changemaker Schools network in 2017. Yesterday, Miriam met with principals of the other schools (only 15 in Ireland) to collaborate on building a community of innovative...
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Forest School- 3rd Class – 8th October 2020

Another wonderful and informative session on how to make friendship bracelets connecting with dying our strings last week. We listened to a fantastic story as we drank our blackberry tea….surrounded by the wonderful trees with a little bit of an autumnal chill...
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Forest School – 3rd Class – October 2020

Using the colours of nature to dye was the activity up in the hill this week. We discussed in our circle what we could use to dye our string and how we would make our dye. On our walk to our base the children kept their eyes peeled for any flowers and leaves that they...
Admissions/Enrolment 2021-2022

Admissions/Enrolment 2021-2022

The dual enrolment process for enrolment in Junior Infants in Dalkey School Project NS – required by law due to changes to the Education Act – opens online 1st October 2020:. Full details can be found here: https://www.dspns.ie/pre-enrolment/Dual enrolment...
Notification of Board of Management Annual General Meeting

Notification of Board of Management Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Board of Management of Dalkey School Project NS will be heldon Monday 19th October 2020 at 7:30pm via Zoom. All staff and parents/guardians are invited to attend. Agenda1. Welcome2. Minutes of DSPNS AGM 20193. Chairperson’s...
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Forest School – 3rd Class- September 2020 Bird Watching

What birds can be found at our base? This was our task and we were asked how would we bird watch without being seen? Building a hideout was our challenge where we used what we could find at our base that would be useful and also where would we build it?Lots of...
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Forest School – 10th & 11th September 2020

Outdoor learning got off to a great start this week!  The children in Senior Infants, 2nd, 3rd and 5th Class were so excited to be back in the forest together. Some came equipped with notebooks ready to record new findings and do some sketching. On the way to base...
Do you have questions about school routines?

Do you have questions about school routines?

School is open for children 19 days as of today. We are very fortunate to have mainly healthy children and staff enabling us to get school routines established. We are most appreciative of families keeping children home and consulting with doctors as a means of...