Let’s do the Haka!

On Tuesday 9th November, Springdale hosted a cultural exchange event with Ngati Ranana (the London Maori Club). Also in attendance was New Zealand’s Ambassador to Ireland, Mr. Brad Burgess, and his team. The Ngati Ranana held a captivated audience while they taught us the Haka in preparation for the weekend’s rugby match. Many thanks to Niamh […]

Mad Hair Day 2021

Our Mad Hair Day walk was a great success. Well done to everyone who took part. Thank you to the PTA for providing the biscuits and juice and for joining us in the yard. Our photographers, Ava, Annabel and Mr. Vincent, caught the fun on camera: https://youtu.be/57RFZFNkxHs

Living History, Living Faith

6th Class were invited to participate in an exhibition in partnership with the Church of Ireland Centre in DCU and the United Dioceses of Dublin & Glendalough The exhibition is entitled ‘Living History, Living Faith’.  In preparation for the exhibition, 6th Class worked on a project looking at the history of All Saints’ Church, as well […]

It’s Great to be Back

We are delighted to be back to school. We would like to extend a warm, Springdale welcome to all our new pupils and staff. We hope you enjoy our short ‘Back to School’ film below. Looking forward to a great year!   https://youtu.be/nNCYS0QvQBM        

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 […]

On Your Marks, Get Set, Go!

The sun was shining and there were smiles all around as our Springdalers ran, jumped and cheered each other on at this year’s Sports Day. The only thing we were really missing were our spectators. Ms. Ince, Mr. Vincent and Ms. Young captured as much of the excitement as they could on camera so that […]

Anyone for Ice cream?

What a surprise we all got when we heard Pinky’s ice cream van arrive to school today. Thanks to Pinky for dropping by and to our amazing PTA for treating us all to ice cream! Thanks also to Mr. Vincent who captured the excitement on camera-    

Let’s get Active!

Active week will kick off next Monday, 26th April, in Springdale NS. We are looking forward to being kept busy by our Active School Committee. In line with the promotion of ‘Staycations’ this summer, our Springdalers will be running the kilometres it takes to reach some of their favourite Irish tourist attractions, including, Powerscourt House […]

And the winners are….

Our Easter raffle was ‘Zoomed’ around the school on Friday 16th April. Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets we raised €1,939.50! Our lucky winners were: Large Easter Egg- Aimee and Anna Ryan The Gruffalo and Easter Egg- Emma and Emila McEvoy Hamper- Eamon Prendergast Dublin Honey Killester Hamper- David Kinsella Chest of Delights- Mia Stephens […]