Student Council

Student Council Update

Our Student Council is made up of two class members from each class in the school. They meet regularly to discuss student concerns and to provide suggestions on how our school can improve. Our student council has done some fantastic work so far this year!

“We are all different but in this school, we swim together”

As the student councilโ€™s first initiative, every pupil in the school designed their own fish. These are now on display in the school hall under the slogan “We are all different but in this school, we swim together”. I’m sure you’ll agree it is a very colorful display and more importantly, contains a valuable message to all our pupils.

School Benches

As a result of other student suggestions from a recent Student Council meeting, we have recently placed benches around the school track. There are lots of other ideas being discussed by our student representatives so watch this space!

Well done to everybody ๐Ÿ˜Š

Maths Week 2023

We marked 'Maths Week' this week, from Monday 16th October to Friday 20th October. We have had a very busy week in Knockskeagh doing lots of different Maths activities!ย We had Maths art challenges, quizzes, Maths games on the iPads, an orienteering Maths code-breaker...

Space Week 2023

Space week took off with a 3....2....1....BLAST OFF! ๐Ÿš€๐Ÿš€ We celebrated 'Space Week' from Monday 2nd of October to Friday 6th of October.ย  Everyone was incredibly busy learning all about Space and making their own creations, ranging from aliens to rockets to spaceships...

Welcome to our Sensory Garden!

Our wonderful new Sensory Garden! We have our very own Sensory Garden for everyone to enjoy! It is split into five areas, catering to each of the five senses: taste, smell, hearing, touch, and sight. Our Sensory Garden is situated so everyone can take the opportunity...

Picker Pals

Picker Pals Picker Pals in 2nd Class Our 2nd Class doing their bit for the local environment during the school year. They picked litter at locations of their choice to make a positive impact to their local environment.ย  The smallest actions can have an enormous...

Beach Clean Up ๐Ÿ—‘๏ธ

Beach Clean Up Day ๐Ÿ—‘๏ธ Here at Knockskeagh, we are currently working towards getting our 8th Green Flag โ€“ Global Citizenship Marine Environment. As part of the application process, our GreenSchools Committee participated in a beach clean up at Inchydoney Beach on...

5th Class ESB Science Blast

Last Thursday, 5th class ventured up to MIC Limerick for ESB Science Blast! Every student spoke so passionately about our new school Bug Hotel which they have spent the last number of months researching and constructing!ย  They also enjoyed a fantastic day full of...

Green Schools Action Day 2023

Green Schools Action Day 2023 The Green-Schools Committee has been working very hard behind the scenes towards getting our 8th Green Flag, Global Citizenship: Marine Environment. ๐ŸŸThey have been raising awareness on how looking after our local marine environment helps...

Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 6th Class Activity: Human Life- The EyeExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 3rd Class Activity: Circuits: Magnetism and ElectricityExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: Senior Infants Activity: Dancing...

Wild Work Programme

Wild Work Initiative Pupils from 1st to 5th class were given the opportunity to participate in the Wild Work Initiative on the week running up to the Easter holidays. All classes thoroughly enjoyed the outdoor classroom experience and they learned so much with Lizet,...

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