St Nicholas' Primary School

School News Update

School News Update - 10th April 2020

Monday brings us Term 3 - our Summer☀️ Term!  We have planned some fun & learning opportunities across the curriculum:

👨‍💻 👩‍💻 CODING & COMPUTER PROGRAMMING: Mr Sweeney will be developing our staff & pupils’ skills & knowledge across all Classes P1-P7 using Bee-Bots & the Scratch Junior App.

🏐GAA Coaching🏐: Ardglass GAC Coach Paul O’Shea will be delivering Coaching sessions each Tuesday for P5-P7 and is hoping on establishing an U11 Team for the season ahead. 

🏃🏻‍♀️🏃‍♀️P3 Fitness Classes🏃‍♂️🏃🏼 with Jenny Fitzsimmons will take place over April & May.

👩‍🎨 🦚Eco-Garden Art Project 🍄🧑‍🎨 P7 will be taking part in an Art Project to further enhance our Eco-Garden area with professional Artist Fionnula Duffin. 

🕷 🐛🐜 ‘Little Critters’ Roadshow 🐍 🐞🐝 will be visiting our younger classes.

🙏 Our Sacraments: 
First Penance- 21st April
Confirmation- 13th May 
First Holy Communion- 15th May 

🥘 🍽 School Meals- please book School Meals using our ‘School Money’ App going forward. (Unfortunately we have been instructed to have no After School Clubs or Breakfast Club as yet.) 

🌳👨‍👩‍👦‍👦Eco-Garden Open to Community 🌻🌏- After our successful Easter period opening we will continue to open the Eco-Garden at weekends and possibly in the evenings going forward. Our pupils will be excited to see some of our plants 🪴 have started to grow in our Greenhouses. We hope everyone enjoyed making use of the fantastic area! Please feel welcome to call in and play or enjoy the surroundings on a bench! 

Hopefully, we will be able to plan even more activities & events as things improve for our pupils and our school community. See you all Monday! 

Mr Kevin Burns