Busy Senior Infants

Senior Infants have been working very hard since coming back this term. They are having great fun learning about different safari animals. Their fabulous work is on display in the corridor. Make sure to drop in and have a look!

Love Shone Down

Love shone down today during our beautiful Carol Service in All Saint’s Church. Many thanks to all involved in the service and to everyone who came along. For those of you who were not fortunate enough to join us, the brief audio clip below shows our Springdalers at their best. Wishing you all a very […]

Shining Stars

What a wonderful evening we all had last Thursday when Junior Infants to Second Class took to the stage to perform their nativity plays. The infants began the evening with ‘Baubles’, a sparkling nativity by Antony Copus. They brilliantly sang their way through their play which told the story of the first Christmas through baubles! […]

We Didn’t Mind the Rain!!

Almost 80 Springdalers headed off in the rain today to represent us in St. Anne’s Park Annual Cross Country Races. Despite the miserable day, our athletes didn’t let us down. We had a number of pupils in various class bands finishing in the top ten. Well done to the two boys who managed to come […]

LĂĄ na Gaeilge

BhĂ­ LĂĄ na Gaeilge againn ar scoil innĂ©. Thosaigh an lĂĄ le tionĂłl le Rang 6. LĂ©igh siad scĂ©alta a scrĂ­obh siad sa rang. Ansin chan siad ‘Shotgun’ le George Ezra as Gaeilge. Bhain gach duine taitneamh as. Comhghairdeas leis na hamhrĂĄnaithe agus na ceoltĂłirĂ­. Is fĂ©idir libh pĂ­osa den amhrĂĄn a chloisteĂĄil anseo. ‘Shotgun’ […]

Spooktacular Saturday!

The sun was shining in Springdale on Saturday when the yard was taken over by a gathering of very strange creatures from floating jellyfish to chattering Oreos! Thank you to everyone who joined us on our annual Halloween walk. I would especially like to thank the PTA for providing refreshments and keeping everyone safe on […]

Farewell Ms. Jackson

On Friday 21st September we invited Ms. Jackson back to Springdale to give her the ‘send off’ she truly deserves. Our pupils sang their hearts out in true Springdale style as we all wished Ms. Jackson the very best of luck as she begins her retirement. “Go n-Ă©irĂ­ an bĂłthar leat!” 

Communications Survey

Many thanks to all those who completed our communications survey in May. We received 104 responses which enabled us to gain an insight into parents’ preferred methods of communication between school and home.  The following is a summary of the information collected: ‱ Most parents are online more than once daily (78%), with the greatest […]

Be Active!

As you may have already heard, we were presented with our first Active Flag during the last week of June. The Active Schools’ judge was so impressed by our entry that she recommended that we enter a European competition which provides the opportunity for schools across Europe to be nominated for the #BeActive Education Award. Unfortunately, […]