Greetings from Bishop Phonsie

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Greetings from Bishop Phonsie

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Amazing Bug Hotel

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Oscar (2nd class )and Lucas(Junior Infants) made this amazing Bug Hotel last week. Well done boys! 

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Creativity Week

Creativity Week For the month of June, we plan to ease off on schoolwork a little and focus on one area of interest each week.  Last week we celebrated Wellness Week, which I hope you enjoyed. This week we concentrate on Creativity. Ms. Brennan, with the help of your teachers, has created a padlet of […]

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First Communion Postponed

To all our pupils who were due to receive First Communion tomorrow: We know you are disappointed not to be celebrating your First Communion tomorrow. There will be a big day for you in the future whenever it is safe to get together again. The school staff are thinking of you this weekend and looking […]

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School closed until September

I’m sure you have all heard by now that the school will not re-open until September. I know many of you will be sorry to hear this and we will miss seeing you and hearing all your news too. The teachers will be allowed into the school building from May the 18th so we will […]

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Emails from School

Dear Pupils, Please let us know if you are not getting emails from your teacher with work for you to do at home during the school closure. You can email us at info@ballyduffns.com if you don’t have an email address for your teacher. Thanks, Ms. Power, Principal  

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Technology – Ballyduff N.S. Computer Club

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We are very lucky in Ballyduff National School to have access to our very own computer club. Mr. Carey runs a fun and very educational club for the children. Children in the senior classes have the opportunity to attend this computer club where they learn basic and advanced computer skills. Using a multimedia programme similar […]

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Rang 3 World Book Day

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  Check out the wonderful characters on display in Rang 3 this week. Lots of children took on the role of their favourite characters. We also performed a song called ‘Pick up a Book’ at our school assembly. Follow the link below to see us perform. Well done!  https://youtu.be/gvAbXk_eCQ4 

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World Book Day

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Well done to all the children who made a great effort for World Book Day this year! All classes celebrate this special day every year in Ballyduff N.S. Today we had a whole school assembly where classes performed and informed us of their favourite authors and characters. We also had the Book Fair this week […]

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Welcome to Discover Primary Science and Maths 2020

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Welcome to our submission for the Discover Primary Science and Maths award for 2020. This year we are applying for the Plaque of STEM Excellence, an award which is given to schools that carry out extensive work in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM); all of which are very important to us here in Ballyduff N.S. […]

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