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School Life 2021-2022

A Visit from Jack Chambers

Jack Chambers, Fianna Fáil TD for Dublin West visited Scoil Bhríde Cailíní on Monday 16th May. Jack is currently the Government Chief Whip and is also Minister of State for Sport, Gaeltacht & Defence. He was welcomed to the school by our talented musicians from 6th Class. He then visited Ms. O’Connor’s second class where the girls […]

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STUDENT COUNCIL VISIT DÁIL ÉIREANN

On Wednesday, April 27th, the members of the school’s Student Council visited Dáil Éireann. The Dáil, as you know, is the Irish house of parliament and is a hugely important part of our history. The 15 members of the student council got the train to the city centre along with Mr. Maguire and Ms. O’Connell. […]

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New Yard Markings

Following the Easter break, the girls returned to school to be greeted by the sight of some new yard markings. The markings were designed in the form of an exercise circuit that runs around the basketball court. As you can see from the photos, there are a wonderful variety of exercises for the girls to […]

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Smoothie Making in Seoda

The girls in Seoda have been participating in the ‘Incredible Edibles’ project. The children have been growing strawberries, potatoes, chives, carrots and lots more vegetables in our class garden. We have been learning to make healthy recipes using fruit and vegetables. We made a strawberry smoothie. First, we cut the banana and strawberries. Next, we […]

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A visit from the French Embassy

On Monday 28th of March, Scoil Bhríde (Cailíní) welcomed visitors from the French embassy and the Académie de Paris who came to our school to see the French that had been taught in 6th class and to see the array of langauges that are represented. Our student council greeted them in different langauges on arrival. Mr Devlin’s […]

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Engineering in Sixth Class

The girls in sixth class have been learning about engineering for engineer’s week. As part of this they did Microsoft’s Hour of Code, in which they got the opportunity to do some coding games and learn the basics of computer coding. They took to it very well and learned a lot about the topic. Well […]

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World Book Day in Ms. Cusack’s Class

Ms. Cusack’s 3rd Class celebrated World Book Day by taking part in an online workshop with author and illustrator Nick Sharrat. The girls enjoyed following the draw a long tutorial and ended up with some of their very own fabulous illustrations . 

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Engineering in Sixth Class

Sixth Class took part in an engineering challenge as part of Engineers Week. They had to create a tower using spaghetti and marshmallows. Look at their creations!  

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International Women’s Day

The girls in Ms. O’Reilly’s fourth class celebrated International Women’s Day on the 8th of March 2022. Each girl studied a woman whom they found inspiring. They wrote brilliant reports. Finally, they created beautiful folk-art portraits. The girls learnt so much about women who have changed the world. More importantly, they learnt that they can […]

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Valentine’s Day in Ms. Cusack’s Class

Ms. Cusack’s 3rd Class enjoyed celebrating Valentine’s Day. They made some Valentine’s cookies by decorating chocolate biscuits with love hearts made from fondant icing. They also made some beautiful love heart candle holders. 

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Bakers in Seoda

The girls in Seoda have been busy baking Irish brown soda bread. They have been learning that bread is made from wheat. The girls have been reading ‘The Little Red Hen’. They followed the recipe and used the ingredients to make the bread. It was delicious! Well done Seoda

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ST. BRIGID’S DAY CROSS MAKING 

The girls in Mr. Maguire’s class had a very enjoyable morning making St. Brigid’s Crosses out of rushes. St. Brigid is one of Ireland’s patron saints and she is celebrated every year on the 1st of February. St. Brigid used rushes to make a cross to help her teach about Jesus Christ and the tradition […]

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‘Incredible Edibles’ in Seoda

The girls in Seoda are taking part in the ‘Incredible Edibles’ project. This is a healthy eating project for primary schools. The aim of the project is to educate students about growing fruit and vegetables. This month, we have been learning all about fruit and vegetables. We have been learning songs and making fruit and […]

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Cantonese Calligraphy in 6th Class

The girls in sixth class have been learning some Cantonese calligraphy with a brand new teacher! Ngo Yee Lam has been doing a great job teaching her friends how to write in Cantonese. She taught the girls the words sun, mountain, water and rain. We think you’ll agree the girls also did a great job. […]

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Ms Mc Kay’s 5th Class Work

We read Under the Hawthorn Tree. We wrote a summary of each chapter to retell the story. We completed projects on ‘The Great Irish Famine’. Some of the girls won prizes for their projects. Everyone did a great job. Well done 5th Class!

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6th Class and the National Gallery of Ireland Competition

The girls in 6th class took park in the National Gallery of Ireland’s competition commemorating the famous Irish artist Jack Butler Yeats. We had to create art based on the theme “Memories of our Local Area”. We created six pieces inspired by this theme on canvas using paint. We all painted in the style of […]

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Christmas and Winter Artwork in Scoil Bhríde (Cailíní)

The girls in Scoil Bhríde (Cailíní) have been creating beautiful Christmas and Winter Art. Have a look!

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French in 6th Class

Bonjour! The girls in 6th Class took part in the Primary Languages Sampler Module where Ms Kilroy taught them French for six weeks. We were one of the lucky 500 schools chosen to take part. The girls learned how to introduce themselves, the colours, the days of the week, food, numbers and lots more! We […]

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Wall Games funded by the Scoil Bhríde (Cailíní) Lotto

Thanks to your wonderful support for our school fundraising lotto, we were recently able to purchase wall games for the yard. In the photos, you can see girls from 4th, 5th and 6th classes enjoying these games during their break-time. They have been a massive success so far and we look forward to purchasing some […]

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Well done Ava!

We are so proud of our student Ava from Ms. Meenagh’s first class. She received a “Certificate of Commendation” from the Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Maith thú Ava! Check out her artwork, it is out of this world!

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Tree Day in Ms Meenagh’s Class

The girls in Ms. Meenagh’s class have been learning about trees as part of Tree Day 2021. We learned about deciduous and evergreen trees, the lifecycle of an oak tree and learned a poem called Autumn Leaves. We were given a Wild Cherry tree as part of Tree Day and we planted this with Dónal […]

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Autumn and Halloween Fun in Junior Infants

Mr. McCrudden’s Junior Infants were looking for signs of Autumn this week. We went on an Autumn walk! We collected Autumn leaves, we noticed that the leaves have changed different colours. We saw yellow, red, orange and brown leaves. It was so much fun! We had fantastic fun dressing up for Halloween! Happy Halloween everyone!

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6th Class Rugby

The girls in Sixth Class have spent the last six weeks working with Ariel from Coolmine Rugby Club. They learned the basics of the sport, did lots of fun activities and got to play lots of tag rugby matches . There was a huge amount of progress made and everyone really enjoyed it. For many […]

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