A puzzle for Parents for Maths Week 2015. Click here for the puzzle. Entries can be left in the box at Davy's shed.
Our sincerest sympathies to the victims and families of the Umpqua Community College tragedy in Oregon, USA. A number of their Music faculty students visited Slane NS last year, delivering a workshop and performing for our pupils at an assembly. Our September assembly took place this week. Check out News for more. Second class are helping native Irish large and small white caterpillars by making a home for them inside to help them to eat enough broccoli leaves and change into chrysalises before the first frost this year. They are making a lot of poo at the minute!
Ten Slane NS pupils travelled to Newgrange last week to pick out the 50 lucky participants in the winter solstice event in December. Check out News for more. Well done to our girls who played against Yellow Furze yesterday. It’s two wins in a row for the boys in the Cumann na mBunscol GAA league. See News and Sport for more. Congratulations to Mr. Ó Braonáin and 6th class on being nominated for the national finals of the FÍS school film project for their film The Famine Secret, which was shot on the Hill of Slane. They travel to The Helix in November. The video will be available on youtube in the near future. See News for the election of all P.A. officers for the 2015/2016 school year. Our bottle greenhouse is complete! We just have the door to put on and next spring we will be ready for action! See News for more. Many thanks again for all the bottles last year. Our 3rd to 6th class pupils have done a magnificent job clearing stones on the pitch. See news for more.