Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2019’
Halloween Dress Up 2018

Halloween Dress Up 2018 The pupils of Kiltiernan gathered in the halla for an assembly in October and the principal told everyone that there would be a Halloween dress up competition on the last day of school before the holidays!  Sadhbh, Katie, Gabriel and Róise were some of the winners. My favourite costumes were the […]

Write A Book 2019

Write A Book 2019   Lots of schools in Ireland participate in Write A Book and Kiltiernan N.S has taken part from Junior Infants to 6th class for a few years now. Write A Book is where you write your own book, it can be of any genre and about whatever you want (e.g. fiction, […]

Write a Book Project 2019  

Write a Book Project 2019      For the month of January of 2019, all of the pupils here in Kiltiernan National School have been working hard on the Write a Book project. It is a project for primary school children, run by the Galway Education Centre, in which they get to write and publish a book […]

Hospice Day

Hospice Day On the 20th September 2018, Kiltiernan N.S held a Hospice Day to raise money and awareness for hospice. The 5th class girls made hot chocolate and buns for the children to enjoy. Many teachers and parents went to the Halla where they were served with coffee or tea and treats. We raised an […]

  Panto Rehearsal 2019 This year, the Middle and Senior Rooms are having a panto in Labane Hall on the 19th of February. The Middle Room are performing ‘Bills New Frock’ which is based on a novel they read recently. The Senior Room are performing ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’. The students in both rooms have […]

Local History Trip

Local History Trip One Friday the classes from 2nd to 6th went on a local history trip to the Mausoleum, Kilmacduagh and Coole Park. Ms O’ Doherty’s father Tom O’ Doherty gave us lots of information about our destinations. Our first stop was the Mausoleum in Ardrahan and we went inside it. We learned that […]

Schools Fitness Programme

  Schools Fitness Programme In the middle of January, Aoife Lynskey came to our school to help us students and the teachers to implement a programme for a healthier lifestyle. Aoife Lynskey is one of the PE teachers at Gort Community School and a successful camogie player who plays on the Ardrahan’s senior camogie team. […]

Biz World

Biz World For Biz World we had to design a product that we could sell. We learned all about how the money comes from a product and about profits. Our classroom was divided up into groups.  Liam, Grace, Lauren, Caoimhe and I were on a team together. Some of the group’s ideas were excellent. My […]

Mini Sevens

Mini Sevens For me so far, Mini Sevens has been the highlight of my year. It was took place in Kinvara for the girls, and St Thomas’ for the boys. We played four extremely tough games and unpredictably came out on top. Soon after our win, we continued onto the next round. This time it […]

Nursing Home Visit

Nursing Home Visit Last December the students from 2nd to 6th Class visited the nursing homes in the area to sing Christmas carols for the residents. They went to Kilcolgan Nursing Home and Blake Manor Nursing Home. The students sang a variety of Christmas songs to spread holiday cheer to everyone in the nursing homes. […]