Athy Model School Pupils 2012-2013

09.12.2012  |  Comments Off on Athy Model School Pupils 2012-2013

We have all settled in well and are enjoying the company of our friends again. We look forward to acquiring new skills and knowledge in the year …

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School Reopening

08.28.2012  |  Comments Off on School Reopening

  The Model School reopens this Wednesday at 8.40am and closes at 12 noon (Senior Infants-6th) and opens from 9.30-11.30 am for Junior Infants.

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6th Class Sale – Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

06.29.2012  |  Comments Off on 6th Class Sale – Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

The proceeds of this years 6th class sale were presented to representatives of the Irish Guide Dogs for the blind. They were accompanied by their dog Sally …

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Official Opening and Blessing

06.25.2012  |  Comments Off on Official Opening and Blessing

The Official Opening and Blessing of our School was held on Thursday June 21st. We were delighted to have so many parents and past pupils of the …

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Children’s Festival June 2012

06.19.2012  |  Comments Off on Children’s Festival June 2012

The rescheduled West Glendalough Children’s Festival took place on Tuesday June 19th. After a beautiful service in St. Mary’s Church Blessington we were treated to some teas and …

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Junior Classes School Tour

05.24.2012  |  Comments Off on Junior Classes School Tour

Junior Infants, Senior Infants, 1st and 2nd classes went on their school tour to Castlecomer Discovery Park. We took part in a guided nature trail and had …

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Senior Classes School Tour

05.13.2012  |  Comments Off on Senior Classes School Tour

Our senior classes (3rd-6th) recently had their summer school tour in Baltinglass Outdoor education Centre. The  tour involved an action packed day which introduced pupils to canoeing, …

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Smoothie day!

05.13.2012  |  Comments Off on Smoothie day!

As part of our S.P.H.E program we recently discussed the Food Pyramid and healthy eating. Each child was asked to bring in a piece of fruit and …

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R Factor

05.13.2012  |  Comments Off on R Factor

The Model school recently had a visit from the Down To Earth Theatre Company who put on a show called the R actor. Inspired by TV panel/game shows the …

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Grandparents Assembly

03.29.2012  |  Comments Off on Grandparents Assembly

To celebrate the Year of the Elderly we hosted a Grandparents assembly in the G.P Hall of the Model School on Wednesday 28th of March. All grandparents …

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