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Week 2 Climate Action Project

St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert is representing Ireland in the international Climate Action Project. This is our submission for Week 2.
This week the students of Clontuskert are investigating how Climate Change affects us in Galway and Ireland. Students explored the following … Continue reading

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Road Safety

Today the RSA visited our school to tackle elements of road safety and to provide a greater understanding on the importance of road safety.

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Padraic Ó Connaire Workshop with Joanna McGlynn

Today we have progressed to finalising our plans for scene creation. Each group is allocating jobs and beginning to work on each picture from ‘M’Asal Beag Dubh.’
We looked at pictures of Padraic Ó Connaire to decide how he would look … Continue reading

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Clontuskert NS closed Tuesday 17th October

Following direction from the Minister for Education St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert will remain closed tomorrow Tuesday 17th October 2017.

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School Closed due to Red Weather Warning

St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert will remain closed on Monday 16th October 2017 due to ex Hurricane Ophelia and a Red Weather Warning from Met Éireann.
Stay safe everyone and we hope to see you back in school on Tuesday.
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Week 1 Climate Action Project

Fact: Our climate is changing! This is not a hoax! For this inspiring global project 250 schools over 67 countries will collaborate on climate change topics over the course of four exciting weeks! Students from across six different continents will … Continue reading

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Assembly 6-10-2017

Today at Assembly with Ms. Scott we explored the Green Schools theme of Biodiversity. This fits in nicely with our work on Clinate Change in the Senior Room this week.
We spoke about our visit from Joanne McGlynn and the Art … Continue reading

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Visit from Caitríona Murphy

Today parent Caitríona Murphy visited to tell us about her work with Cisco. She is a UX Designer.
UX designers makes useful apps. The company she works for is called Cisco and is based in Oranmore. Cisco is an American … Continue reading

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Art Workshop on Padraic Ó Connaire

Today Joanna McGlynn has been working with us. We are exploring the work of Padraic Ó Connaire and we will be working using shadow techniques to create artistic scenes.

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Assembly 29-09-2017

Today at Assembly 6th class updated us on FLL progress. 5th class taught us how to be safe and have fun at this year’s October Fair. Ms. Scott’s performed a new song ‘as Gaeilge’.

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