Month: May 2018

Slam Dunk!

On Friday, May 25th, fourteen girls from 5th and 6th Class left school by minibus to play in the Senior B Girls’ Basketball Tournament in the National Basketball Arena. For the majority of the girls it was their first time to play basketball at a competitive level and, although they didn’t manage to secure a win, […]

Go Springdale!

Springdalers didn’t let us down in  Santry  Schools Sports this year. Yesterday four athletes represented us in long distance races. They each ran really well, with two 6th Class girls managing to secure bronze medals. Today the competition continued with individual sprints and relay races. Two teams made it to finals, while three of our […]

Farmyard in our Schoolyard

On Monday 14th May, Farmer Ashley visited Springdale with Margo the goat, Custard the sheep and many of their friends. It was a thoroughly enjoyable experience for all Springdalers, from Junior Infants to Sixth Class. Ben S.really enjoyed the visit: “It was an exciting day for the pupils in Springdale. A silver van arrived at […]