Author Archives: Mr Gorton

This Week’s Newsletter

  What a wonderful week we have enjoyed at St. Joseph’s…and I’m not just talking about the weather! Click on the link below to read all about our week…and what is planned for the coming weeks, including Moving Up Day … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on This Week’s Newsletter

Nursery News x 2- We are back!!!

We are finally able to post the news again so this week we have a bumper edition from last week and this week! Nursery News- 22/6/18 (A retrospective!) What a fantastic and very busy week it has been! Our story … Continue reading

Posted in Nursery | Comments Off on Nursery News x 2- We are back!!!

Year 2…Another Great Week!

It has been a very busy week in school this week, particularly with Sports Day on Wednesday during which all of the boys and girls tried their very best…well done everyone! In RE this week we have been learning how … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Year 2…Another Great Week!

Art Appreciation!

This afternoon, all of the boys and girls are visiting the Art Exhibition which has been set up in the Parish Hall to have a sneak preview of their masterpieces…and they certainly weren’t disappointed! Year 6 took their buddies along … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Art Appreciation!

Well Done To Our District Sports Team!

Yesterday afternoon, our Athletics team took part in the Small Schools District Sports at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre…and they did themselves and St. Joseph’s proud! All of the boys and girls involved competed magnificently in their events, with a … Continue reading

Posted in Class News, General News | Comments Off on Well Done To Our District Sports Team!

Infant Sports Day!

What a wonderful afternoon of sporting achievement we have enjoyed this afternoon with our Infant Sports! All of the boys and girls enjoyed a wide variety of activities including egg and spoon races, bean-bag challenges and of course…a sack race! … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Infant Sports Day!

Well Done Boys!

Or should I say… Buachaillí maith! On Sunday, Stephen and Shay took part in a preliminary competition for the All Ireland Championships in Scotland…and they both qualified for the All Ireland Finals to be held in Drogheda in August! Stephen … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Well Done Boys!

Sports Day…Part 1!

This morning was Junior Sports Day at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School…and what an active morning it was! After a cooler than usual start to the day than recently, things soon started to warm up…particularly in terms of the athletic … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Sports Day…Part 1!

Chaplaincy Team’s Last ‘Gig’!

Yesterday, the Chaplaincy Team visited the Parish Centre for their last ‘Afternoon Tea’ with the senior citizens…and a lovely time was had by all! After a few initial technical difficulties (no electricity!), the Chaplaincy Team did a marvellous job ensuring … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Chaplaincy Team’s Last ‘Gig’!

Breakfast Is Served!

What better way to start the day than with a hearty breakfast?! It was a choice of cereals followed by toast with a selection of preserves…well…jam or no jam actually! Now it’s time to ‘de-camp’ and pack up before our … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Comments Off on Breakfast Is Served!