Author: Lesley Cahill

Team Hope Shoebox Appeal

Thank you to all Springdale families for the generous donation of 74 Team Hope shoeboxes and a huge amount of treats! All the lollipops and sweets were donated to Team Hope and the crisps and chocolate were packaged up and donated to the Salvation Army to give to children living in the homeless hub. All […]

Operation Clean Up!

Well done to our two volunteers who helped Mr. Vincent clear the leaves from the pathway on Springdale Road. Mr. Vincent was informed this morning of how dangerous the pathway was because of the wet leaves. Hopefully now, everyone will feel a little safer walking to school!

Mad Hair Day 2022

It was great to see so many really crazy hairdos in school on Friday, 28th October. Thanks to all the parents who met us along the way during our Halloween Walk. Thanks also to the PTA for welcoming us back to school with treats in the yard. We hope you enjoy our Halloween video:   […]

All Things Bright and Beautiful

To mark the beginning of the new school year, a group of ten children from 6th Class attended the Dublin and Glendalough Diocesan Service for Primary Schools in Christ Church Cathedral today. The theme of today’s service was ‘All Things Bright & Beautiful’. It was great to attend a service in the beautiful cathedral with […]

Santry River

On Wednesday, 19th October, we welcomed representatives from Dublin City Council to take part in a discussion group around the development of the Santry River, especially in the Raheny area. Members from our Green Schools Committee had an opportunity to discuss the problems they see and the concerns they have around the river being a […]

2nd Class Food Collection

Photographer: Lily Poynter 2nd class have been learning all about the harvest. They learnt that it is a very busy time for farmers and are very thankful for all their hard work. They also discussed the fact that some people are not as fortunate as us and they don’t always have enough food to eat. […]

News from our School Library

We are currently very busy rebuilding our school library. After 3/4 years, we finally have the opportunity to reclaim part of the room that used to be the school library. With help from a number of parents, including Mags and Gretchen who are trained librarians, we have begun the process of adding all our school […]

Well done 6th Class

Congratulations to 6th Class who hosted a wonderful coffee morning in aid of St. Francis Hospice last Wednesday. There was a great selection of delicious homemade treats served with coffee or tea to ‘have in or take away!’ Thank you to everyone who came along and supported this great event and contributed to the huge […]

Sports Day 2022

  It was great to have our spectators back to join us on Sports Day to cheer our Springdalers on. Thanks to the PTA for all their help in making the day such a success. Thanks also to All Saints’ Church for allowing us the use of the field! You can watch our latest video […]