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    Awarded 4th Green School Flag

    Kilmainhamwood N.S. awarded 4th Green School Flag We are delighted to hear the wonderful news that our school have been awarded our fourth Green School flag for all our hard work on the theme of travel. We worked on this theme over the last 2 years. It was an exciting and at times challenging [...]

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    Active School Week

    July 7, 2021 | Kwood NS
    Active School Week

    Active School Week

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    Outdoor Learning

    June 4, 2021 | Kwood NS
    Outdoor Learning

    Outdoor Learning With all the great weather lately, no one wants to be indoors. So we took the learning outdoors. Check out some of the work our pupils got up to this week!

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    Walk to School Week

    June 3, 2021 | Kwood NS
    Walk to School Week

    Walk to School Week Well done to all the boys and girls who took part in our Walk to School Week. It was great to see so many smiling faces walking to school every day while reducing their carbon footprint. We finished the week off with 'Fab Feet Fridays'. Thank you to Ms. O'Reilly, Ms. [...]

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    Less Talking, More Walking!

    Less talking more walking! Fom the 24th to the 28th of May Kilmainhamwood N.S. is hosting walk to school week. Each class must use a sustainable ♻ use of transport for a great prize. So get walking, cycling or even running. The class with the most walkers at the end of the week wins. [...]

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    Earth Day in Rang a Sé

    Earth Day in Rang a Sé Ms. Mc Cormack's 6th Class made sure they got out for fresh air on Earth Day last week. The sun was shining and everyone enjoyed their walk around the local area.

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    Enrolment Month

    January 12, 2021 | Kwood NS
    Enrolment Month

    ~ Enrolment Month ~ Today is the beginning of Enrolment Month. The deadline for enrolment applications has been extended to 12th March. Please contact the school via email kwoodns.ias@hotmail.com for further information. Please download the form below and send back by email or to the [...]

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    'Twas the Night Before Christmas' (6th Class)

    'Twas the Night Before Christmas' (6th Class) Happy Christmas from all our 6th Class pupils. Please sit back, relax and enjoy our performance of the poem 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'. https://vimeo.com/491360928

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    Jingle Bells in 4th & 5th Class

    Jingle Bells Well done to all the boys & girls in 4th & 5th Class for making this year extra special by bringing a little Christmas joy with their performance at Kilmainhamwood Retirement Village. They also wrote letters to all the residents and sang Christmas carols to bring a little [...]

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    2nd & 3rd Class Christmas Performance

    2nd & 3rd Class Christmas Performance We hope you enjoy our performance of the song 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree'. Wishing you all a Happy Christmas! https://vimeo.com/493007602

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    'It Must Be Santa' by SI & 1st Class

    'It Must Be Santa' by SI & 1st Class We hope you enjoy our class performance of the song ' It Must be Santa'. Have a happy and wonderful Christmas from all in Senior Infants & 1st Class! https://vimeo.com/490895655

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    Junior Infants Christmas Greetings

    Christmas Greetings from all in Junior Infants! Our Junior Infants have a very special message for you and your family! We hope you enjoy our little slideshow. https://vimeo.com/493008560 https://vimeo.com/493008310

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    Christmas Jumper Day (6th Class)

    ~ Christmas Jumper Day ~ Our School had Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 11th December. The school raised a total of €250. Thank you to all who made a donation on the day. Take a look at our 6th Class looking very festive in their Christmas jumpers.

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    Maths Week

    October 17, 2020 | Kwood NS
    Maths Week

    ~Mathematicians at Work~ Maths Week took place from 12th - 16th October in Kilmainhamwood N.S. Maths Week Ireland is an all-Ireland celebration of Maths and is a partnership of over 50 universities, institutes of technology, colleges, museums, libraries, visitors centres, professional [...]

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    GOAL Jersey Day 2020

    October 15, 2020 | Kwood NS
    GOAL Jersey Day 2020

    ~GOAL Jersey Day 2020~ Many thanks to everyone who took part in our goal Jersey Day last Friday. GOAL Jersey Day sees groups come together and wear a jersey to support GOAL's work with vulnerable communities. We are delighted to say that we raised €160 for the charity. Thank you to [...]

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    Class of 2020 Graduates

    August 10, 2020 | Kwood NS
    Class of 2020 Graduates

    A Farewell to the Class of 2020 The sixth class children graduated from Kilmainhamwood N.S. on 7th August 2020. To mark the end of their time in Kilmainhamwood N.S., the pupils along with their parents and teachers, were shown a slideshow of photos from the past and well wishes from [...]

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    Step Up to Secondary

    Step up....to Secondary School Dear Parents and Guardians of our 6th Class pupils, Please click here to access the website: StepUp The StepUp website has been developed in order to assist both students and their parents in making the move between primary and secondary school. [...]

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    Home School Hub Extra

    On Friday 12th June, Rebecca O'Donnell (1st Class) and her older sister Áine (3rd Class) were spotted on Home School Hub Extra taking part in Múinteoir Ray's Drama Class. Great to see members of our school community taking part in this virtual school programme on RTÉ. If you missed it, [...]

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    Active Home Week Video

    A Massive Well Done to all pupils & staff who participated in our Active Home Week. We were blown away by all the effort that was put in to being active for at least 1 hour each day last week. Thank you for all the photos, videos, and challenge card records that were sent back to us. Please[...]

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    Meath PE

    June 12, 2020 | Kwood NS
    Meath PE

    Meath Coaching & Games have developed a new resource for remote coaching to support our schools. Their aim is to keep their presence in our school strong and with continued training and support to students and teachers. Their fist big event will be on the 24th June at [...]

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    Green School's #Celebratingcycling

    Green School's #celebratingcycling takes place from 15th June to 19th June. We would be delighted if families tuned in each day to the Green School's website or social media channels and participated in this cycling celebration. The content will vary from competitions, to interviews with both [...]

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    World Ocean Day 2020

    World Ocean Day 2020 World Ocean Day takes place on the 8th June 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnDKGC3mqxw Check out some of the resources below based on World Ocean Day 2020. Twinkl have activities more suitable for Senior Classes - [...]

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    Active Home Week 2020

    Let the Covid-19 2020 Games begin! Starting Monday 8th June, Kilmainhamwood N.S. will host a virtual Active Home Week and Sports Day. As a whole staff we have decided to limit Home-School work next week to encourage all our pupils and their families to get active. The main aim is to be active [...]

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    Attention Parents of 6th Class Pupils!

    Supporting Progression to Post-Primary School Webinar for Parents & Pupils currently in 6th Class To attend this free webinar you will need to register on the following link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ywxa_efhRZujJWi9p7D9sQ Date: 10th June 2020 Time: 7pm - 8:30pm

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    President's Message to 6th Class

    Watch our President Michael D. Higgins address all 6th Class pupils in Ireland and acknowledging them for their achievements over the last few weeks and how they responded to the challenges arising from the Covid-19 Pandemic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ng8hxeIRu1U&feature=youtu.be

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    Lockdown Learning Pics

    Thank you to all the boys and girls who have already shared photographs of the work they are doing at home. If you would like a photo of your child's work to be uploaded onto our school website to showcase the work they are doing at home, please email your teacher with your photo(s).[...]

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    Who's Who?

    May 22, 2020 | Kwood NS
    Who's Who?

    On what should have been the weekend where we celebrated 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation in the school, the staff have decided to share their own pictures. Can you guess who they are?

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    Sensory Room

    May 17, 2020 | Kwood NS
    Sensory Room

    Kilmainhamwood NS is the proud home to a new Sensory Room. To find out more information about our Sensory room and what it is used for, please visit our Sensory Room page on https://www.kwoodns.ie/sensory-room/

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    Dear Parents & Pupils

    Dear Parents & Pupils  We officially begin our Easter Holidays today Friday 3rd April. Well done on all the great work you have been doing in these very challenging times. We hope to return to school soon. In the meantime stay safe, look after each other and  God bless! Have [...]

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