Children will be learning about the importance of engineering this week. All the class groups will be taking part in a variety of exciting and challenging engineering tasks.
Here are some website suggestions which have engineering-based activities to research and learn about with your child at home.
The Christmas concert will take place on November 30th at 7.30 p.m. in Rossmore hall. Tickets are still on sale in school for €5 and each family can pre-buy up to 4 tickets. Extra tickets will be available to purchase on the night.
Children and staff are working very hard to put on a memorable show and this is an event not to be missed!
Looking forward to seeing you all there.
The Parents Association of Ahiohill N.S. have organised a Hallowe’en Freaky fair in the old school hall on Mon. Oct 29th from 3 p.m. There will be lots of spooky fun and treats to be had. Bring your carved pumpkins for display and there will be a best dressed adult competition. Lots of fun for all!
From 4 pm Monday October 30th in Old School Hall all ghosties and ghouls welcome!
Things to bring...
- Torches, nightlights, carved pumpkins... to light the way!
- Cushions, pillows, blankets, popcorn etc etc... for that authentic cinema experience!
Entry fee per family 10.00 euro, film will start at 5pm, and is suitable for all, if its wet outside the trail will take place inside the Old School Hall.
Please come dressed in your 'Spookiest' best
2nd to 6th class will head off on their school tour next Friday May 26th to UCC Mardyke adventure centre, where they will take part in a range of activities. The Ahiohill N.S. P.E. tracksuit is to be wore on the day. Make sure to pack plenty of food and drinks for the day - bus will leave school at 9 a.m. and return for approx 3.30 p.m.
Ahiohill N.S. will host a mental health awareness day on Wed. March 1st. This is an initiative to work towards receiving the 'Amber flag' for mental health. The day includes pilates for the children, relaxation art and songs, and guest speakers from a local health food shop, and a H.S.E psychologist. Healthy treats from Scally's Super Value will be sampled on the day also.
A huge thanks to leading co-ordinators Ms. O Driscoll and Ms. Chambers, and to all involved.
Our school has decided to work towards receiving the Amber Flag. This is a positive mental health promoting flag. Our committee has been formed. We ran a competition throughout the school to create our motto for this initiative. Here is the winning entry - We are extremely proud of our display. We will keep you posted on events we will be running in the school for this campaign.
Staff of Ahiohill N.S. must attend a full days training on the new Primary Language Curriculum on Fri. Dec. 2nd . Therefore the school will be closed. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Reminder school is also closed on Thurs. Dec. 8th of the following week for a Church holiday.
All the children of Ahiohill N.S. will take part in a full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Christmas concert this Wednesday Nov. 23rd.
The children can come to school in their uniform but can bring their full costume with them on the day. Children playing musical instruments will also need to bring them on the day.