ST. JOSEPH’S GIRLS’ N.S.
FIRST CONFESSIONS: The 2nd class girls made their First Confession on 11th March. Congratulations to Nan Ann O'Brien,Tia Byrne,Kelly Nolan, Lucia Nicolai, Hollie O'Connor, Jade O'Loughlin, Ella Snell, Nan Mary O'Brien, Mia Jameson, Caitlin Enerstad, Elisha Kenny, Ria Gregory, Saoirse Mitchell,Alex Mitchell, Molly Byrne, Elizabeth Doran, Abi Connolly, Sasha Duffy.
SERVICE OF LIGHT: The service of light took place on Wednesday 19th March in St. Joseph's Church Rathnew.
RATHNEW GAA: Training starting back Saturday mornings starting 22nd for all boys and girls aged 8 to 12 starting at 11.30 to 12.30pm at the pitch.
TROCÁIRE BOXES: Please return the Trocáire Boxes to the school after the Easter holidays.
FOOTBALL: The girls from 3rd to 6th classes are receiving football coaching on Wednesday with Edwina. The children are enjoying it as well as improving their football skills.
WRITE A BOOK CEREMONY: This year's winners of the Write a books areAlanah Dalton, Saoirse Mitchell, Amy Roanan, Eva Dowling, Keita Zagare and Shelly Carr Culbert. Congratulation to all! The presentation ceremony took place on 31st March.
SPELLING BEE: Co. Wicklow Spelling Bee competition took place in Kilcoole on Tuesday 4th March. The school was represented by Eva Franey 6th class.
PRIMARY DEBATING: Our dream team reached the end of the road when they were knocked out at the semifinal stage. They were one of eight teams left in the country. What a wonderful achievement from our first super talented debating team.
GREEN FLAG: Wednesday's are walk to school days the girls started to walk to school. They meet at the GAA pitch at 8.45am and wear weather appropriate clothing.
ANTI-BULLYING POLICY: We are reviewing this policy at present. To take account of cyber bullying 3rd to 6th class are contributing by filling out a confidential questionnaire.
INFANTS ON RTE: Our Infants were “stars” last Wednesday when the Junior Den team arrived to film them performing “The Teddy Bears Picnic” and to discuss activities around this theme. We can't wait to see them on RTE in about six weeks time.