Information and notifications for First and Second Class.


Growing Sunflowers in 1st Class

May 4, 2021
We have been learning about the life cycle of sunflowers. Mattie helped us to plant our own sunflower seeds in April. We have put them on the window sill in…

First Class make St Brigid’s Crosses

February 10, 2020
First Class made St Bridget crosses with pipe cleaners.

Getting Active Sept 2018

October 17, 2018
We have been busy here in St.Aidans getting back into Active mode after the holidays. A number of activities have taken place to get started; Active Committee 2018-2019 The Active…

Our School Garden

May 15, 2018
Alot of work has been done again this year with our school garden project. After Easter pupils in Senior Infants, Second and Sixth Classes sowed a variety of seeds in…

Visit from Santa!

December 20, 2017
We were really excited at school today when Santa dropped in unexpectantly! Rudolph needed a rest so Kiltimagh Fire Brigade had to come to the rescue and drive Santa up…

Maths Games

December 17, 2017
Here are some of the games that we have been using in the classroom to practise number facts. The children can also play these at home to reinforce and practise…

Sunflower Art

May 12, 2017
Senior Infants and First Class have been learning about the lifecycle of the sunflower. We have also been reading some stories about sunflowers- Camille and the Sunflowers and Katie and the…

Titanic models -First Class

May 12, 2017
In Ms McNeela's class we have been learning some very interesting facts about the Titanic. We decided to make our very own Titanics!

ICT Maths Games

January 31, 2017
We have been using maths games online in the classroom to help us learn our doubles and numbers that add to make 10. Here are the links to the games…

Christmas Art in Ms McNeela’s Class

December 22, 2016
We have been very busy in our class this Christmas. We made stockings and Christmas trees.

Christmas Baking in Ms Mc Neela’s Class

December 22, 2016
We made a  Christmas tree out of puff pastry and nutella. We baked it in the oven. It tasted delicious!      

1st Class visit the Post Office

December 21, 2016
Ms. McNeela's and Mrs Mooney's class went to the post office to post their letters to Santa. Great excitement! Thanks to Marian for all the treats!

Golden Boot Award

December 15, 2016
Lukasz, the Greens Schools Travel Officer came to our school.  .  He carried out a workshop with 2nd and 3rd Classes on ‘A Journey to School’ and a workshop with…

2nd Class visit Knock

April 11, 2016
Today, 2nd class visited the Carmelite Monastery in Knock alongside the 2nd Class pupils of Craggagh N.S. We cut our own Communion hosts that we will receive on May 7th…


February 10, 2016
In Ms McNeela's class we have been learning about lighgthouses. We loved making and painting these lighthouses. The light really works!

Active School’s get involved with Operation Transformation 2016

February 9, 2016
Over the last week, St. Aidan's and the Active School Committee have focused on getting active first thing in the morning, with a whole school Wake Up! Shake Up! in…

Maths Games

February 9, 2016
We have been using some games to practise our Number Facts in the classroom. The Children can click on the links below to use these games at home. We have been…

First Class post letters to Santa!

December 3, 2015
The children in Ms. McNeela's and Mrs. Mooney's class have been very busy writing letters to Santa. Today they walked to the Post Office to post their letters. We hope…

First Class dress up for Halloween!

October 24, 2015
First Class loved getting dressed up for Halloween and playing Halloween games.

2nd Class Maths Week

October 23, 2015
2nd Class had great fun throughout Maths Week. Each day we did something new to encourage Maths within the classroom. We completed mazes and created our own. We carried out addition…