Assembly at a Distance

One of our favourite parts of the day in Springdale National School is assembly. Unfortunately at the moment we can’t all meet in the hall to share news and celebrate birthdays and achievements. However, in Springdale we have found a way to hold assembly. From my office I can live stream assembly while our classes […]

Have you spotted our gold bike?

  This month is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. To help raise awareness, one of our Springdalers has spray painted her bike gold and has locked it to the school railings. When interviewed earlier today by Ms. Crawte, our Second Class pupil explained, “We have placed the gold bike outside our school to show we are […]

DES COVID-19 Response Plan

You can follow the link below to the DES COVID-19 Response Plan for the safe and sustainable reopening of Primary and Special Schools on our school website.  The Response Plan gives details of Physical preparation, signage, hand sanitiser stations, Advice, procedures and training for the safe return to working in the school for all school […]

Springdale’s Virtual Sports Day!

On Monday the 15th of June we celebrated Virtual Sports Day. Every class took part in the variety of activities, each wearing different colours! The response was amazing! Well done to all of the students who took part. Here is a video of our day!   https://spark.adobe.com/video/Y94JSHOIEYgUZ

Our Class of 2020

We can’t believe that we already find ourselves in June – the last month of primary school for our 6th Classers, and the start of our celebration of all they have achieved throughout their years in Springdale. Usually during this term, our corridor is plastered with photos of our 6th Classers throughout their years with […]

Friday Assembly

I have put together a short assembly to keep you up to date with all the latest news. I hope you enjoy singing along to one of our favourite assembly songs:   Friday Assembly

Busy Bees in 2nd Class

Happy World Bee Day! 2nd Class have been learning about bees for the past 3 weeks. We have been using objects from home to create some bee art projects and some of us have been practising our drawing skills and have drawn the most amazing illustrations of bees. Last week we created Bee Reports writing […]

Mind your Wellbeing

  As highlighted by the HSE, “a challenging event like the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic can affect everyone’s mental health. Each of us is doing our best to look after ourselves. But young people and children might need extra attention and support. For some people, there is a sense of a ‘new normal’ and of getting […]