Author: Lesley Cahill

Together for a Better Internet

  Our Springdalers presented a wonderful assembly to mark Internet Safety Day on Tuesday 11th February. This year’s theme was, ‘Together for a better internet.’ Representatives from each class summarised their top tips for staying safe online. Congratulations to the talented artists who won prizes in our school’s  internet safety poster competition! Our assembly ended […]

Drumming Workshops

  On Thursday 6th February we were joined by Neil of Drum Nature for a noisy, but extremely enjoyable few hours. Each class got to put their drumming skills to the test as they kept to Neil’s beat. Many thanks to the PTA for funding this year’s drumming experience. .  

Stepping into the Future

On Tuesday the 21st January, 6th Class stepped into the future during the Dreamspace Experience at Microsoft, Leopardstown.   Follow the link to their newly launched 6th Class Blog to learn more: Dreamspace, Microsoft

What a Surprise!

You could hear the cheers throughout the school on Thursday, 16th January, when a Skype call came through to First Class. It was their friend calling to tell them they were heading to the cinema to see Spies in Disguise on Friday- what a surprise! This very special trip met all expectations. It was a […]

And the Winner is….

The festive scene was set in the beautifully decorated hall for this year’s Christmas raffle. 5th and 6th Class entertained parents and friends with Christmas carols and songs while members of the PTA served up tea/coffee and cakes. The whole school gathered in time for the start of the draw. Congratulations to all our lucky […]

Springdalers Run Cross Country

On Wednesday the 4th of December, students from 3rd to 6th class competed in a Primary Schools’ Cross Country Race in St Anne’s Park. Following a good warm up session, students ran their fastest and many came within the top 20 runners in their age category. Two members of fourth class came home with awards: […]

3 v 3 Schools’ Basketball Tournament

On Thursday 21st of November, members of 4th, 5th and 6th class participated in a schools’ basketball tournament in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght. It was an enjoyable day and there was a great atmosphere. All of the teams were quite friendly and, as it was only a non-competitive tournament, it was a great […]