On Wednesday the 15th Oct the 5th and 6th class students of Tubber NS left for Clonmacnoise at 9:30am along with their teachers Ms Sylvester and Ms Dowd. From there they got the Viking Boat to Athlone where they visited Athlone Castle and got the low down on the Jacobites and the Williamites. We even […]
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5th and 6th Class 2016/17
This was a busy month with Engineering Wk and Seachtain na gaeilge: it gave the children plenty of opportunities to present their skills. The class individually created/built from recycled bits and pieces an object that they discussed and presented to both class and school. The devices ranges from fans, T-shirt […]
Class trip 2012
Yesterday I awoke at 8 o’clock ecstatic for our class trip. The bus came early and brought me to the school where a different bus awaited us. Yesterday forgot my notebook and pen so I had to run inside my class and get a pen and my SESE copy. MRS. Dowd checked us […]
While we were in Dublin we decided a trip Ice Skating would be a treat….so off we went.
After the skating we tried out the rides………………
St. Enda’s School, or Scoil Éanna, was a Secondary school for boys set up by Irish nationalist Patrick Pearse in 1908.
Pearse, generally known as a leader of the Easter Rising in 1916, had long been critical of the educational system in Ireland, which he believed taught Irish children to be good Englishmen. He had […]
The Famine Trip
I woke up at 7.30am and got dressed and had my breakfast. I was so excited and couldn’t wait to get going. I then got into the car and my mum drove me to school. When I got to the school I started talking to my friends and when the bus came we […]
Friday 17 June the excited 6th class set off for Athlone train station again. Ms Dowd and Ms Fallon in tow again. We all boarded the train to Westport at 8:55 and yawned for the first half hour. The sun was shining and all looked good for a lovely sunny break in the West […]
Our Visit to the Titanic:
On the 11th February Mrs Dowd and her class (33 pupils) and Mrs Murray went to City West to visit the Titanic Exhibition. The class had previously done alot of research into this geat “unsinkable” ship. They had each done projects and also watched the movie. This all added to the […]