November Highlights

This month was busy with our theme of Houses and Homes, Science week which involved a trip to DVS to try some experiments with 5th Years, a visit to the Senior Citizens group, School Mass and Student Council class elections. […]

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Halloween in 6th

Congratulations to the Magazine Team on the completion of Issue #51 – a great success all round. We completed a Maths Trail as part of Maths Week. Our door entry for the School Spooky Door Competition. We focused on the […]

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Term 1

We have had a very busy start to the year – research reports, Tennis, Leitrim Enterprise visit, GAA skills, Cross Country Competition, School Magazine, Inspirational People research, Martin Luther King Jr reports and lots of art. We are looking forward […]

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Trip to Knock

Thank you to Fr. Frankie for the opportunity to visit Knock as part of our preparation for Confirmation. We enjoyed some prayer, learning about the history of Knock, the Museum and a visit to the Basilica. Special thanks to Ms […]

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‘My Locality’ – March

‘My Locality’ is a Whole School theme month which involves a deep dive into the history of Drumshanbo. We also explore Leitrim and all it has to offer. Some of the areas we covered: Arigna Mining Experience, Coal Mines then […]

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Ocean Themed Art

Take a look at our Squid Habitat Dioramas, we made them as part of our Science project based on the theme of ‘Squid.’ As part of this we made some clay sculptures based on squid and other sea creatures. Our […]

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The dissection of a Squid

Today we had the ‘enjoyment’ of dissecting a Squid 🦑 with the Marine Ocean Programme. There were 8 incisions to be made:10legs, mouth(beak), lenses in the eyes, mantle, pen, ink sack and fins. There was some blood along the way […]

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