Awards

Discover Primary Science and Maths.

The Discover Primary Science and Maths Programme (DPSM) is part of Science Foundation Ireland’s Education and Public Engagement Programme, which aims to increase interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among students, teachers and members of the public.

Five Steps to the Discover Primary Science and Maths Award

The Plaque of STEM Excellence is awarded to schools that involve classes in some aspects of the steps outlined below.

SCIENCE

TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

ENGINEERING

MATHS

STEM SHOWCASE

In Knockskeagh National School, we have been very fortunate to be awarded with numerous Plaques of STEM Excellence over the years. The Plaques of STEM Excellence are a recognition given to schools that carry out extensive work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This is something that is very important to us in our school.

Our Digital School

Our Digital School

Our school uses iPads for two classes per week per class group from Junior Infants to 6th class!Each class uses the...

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Engineers Week 2020

Engineers Week 2020

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 2nd March to Friday 6th March this year.  We are presently working towards the...

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Tree Planting Initiative

Tree Planting Initiative

During Science Week this year, each class of our school planted a tree. The classes learned about; the importance of...

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