Promoting long-term, whole-school action for the environment Green-Schools is a student-led programme with involvement from the wider community. The programme is operated and co-ordinated by the Environmental Education Unit of An Taisce (FEE member for Ireland). Green-Schools is operat
St Sylvester’s Infant School launches their new Scooter Park Mrs Dunne, the school principal believes that it is so important for children to walk, scoot or cycle to school as not only is it good for their health but it wakes them up in the morning and stimulates their brains. Families who live a
‘Aistear’ is the Irish word for ‘journey’. Aistear enables us, as teachers, to facilitate and celebrate early childhood as a time of being, and of enjoying and learning from experiences as they unfold. Aistear describes the types of learning (dispositions, values and attitudes, skills, know
Each year, just before Halloween and Easter, the children participate in a Hunt around the school, using clues to find their surprise at the end of the trail. For the Halloween Hunt, the children and teachers dress up in their Halloween costume to add to the spooky and exciting atmosphere in the sch
Snow 2018 The school hopes to reopen on Monday at 10a.m. pending further directives from the Department of Education & Skills. Many thanks for the wonderful snow pictures! The children certainly enjoyed the snow!