Active Week Activities 2021
Active Flag Week 26th – 30th of April
Last week we celebrated Active Flag week in our school. All the children will took part in lots of different activities in school and at home.
As part of Active Flag week – All our classes took part in orienteering around our school Grounds and Active Walkway!
Tremendous fun was had by all! We used our Active Flag Walkway Worksheets for all Activities!
As part of Active Flag Week, we took part in a sponsored ‘Danceathon’.
Every Class took part in our ‘’Danceathon’ and all proceeds went to the charity ‘As I Am’.
It was a fantastic success and well done to everyone! It was a great success and a total of €367.22 was raised. Thank you for your continued support.
Run Around Ireland Challenge
As part of Active Flag Week, we took part in the ‘Run Around Ireland’ Challenge!
All classes did their daily laps which accumulated into a huge number overall!!
We as a school, completed over 17,000 laps of our school track for ‘The Run around Ireland Challenge’ and as a result have won a prize from Active Flag !
All our classes take part in Active Breaks daily, which continued throughout Active Flag Week!
Morning Yoga, Circuit Classes, Simon Says, Pupil-led activates and many more occurred throughout Active Flag Week!
Trip to Darrara Agricultural College
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