Information and notifications for Third and Fourth Class.


Connacht Cross Country Trials

October 20, 2019
Well done to our two 4th Class pupils on a fantastic performance at the Connacht Cross Country Trials which were held at Moyne College Longford on Sun 13 Oct.. Both…

Mayo Trials -Cross Country Running

October 20, 2019
Well done to all our runners who competed in dreadful conditions  at Beleek, Ballina in the Mayo trials. Once again, each and every runner showed great determination and team spirit.…

Third Class Graduation

June 25, 2019
3rd Class held a Graduation Ceremony today. They were asked to nominate each other for merit awards. Each child received an award for qualities they showed throughout the year and…

Soccer League

June 24, 2019
Well done to all the pupils from 3rd to 6th Class who took part in our recent Soccer League. The final was held on Monday 24th June. Congratulations to the…

What Club are you in?

May 2, 2019
The pupils of 4th Class have created a survey as part of the Active School's initiative and analysed their findings based on what clubs the children in St. Aidan's take…

Leave No Trace

March 10, 2019
Leave No Trace is an Outdoor Ethics Education Programme designed to promote and inspire outdoor recreation through education,research and partnerships. Sorcha came to speak to 4th and 5th Class to…

County Crests in 3rd Class

February 19, 2019
3rd class studied County Meath in SESE recently. We found out lots of things about the county. We created an individual county crest depicting various aspects of ‘The Royal County’…

‘Flying High’ in 3rd Class!

February 19, 2019
3rd class have been doing lots of mindfulness activities recently. We have been meditating and practising the art of silent thinking!! We have been saying our ‘mindful mantra’ very day…

Experimenting with the Primary Colours.

February 19, 2019
3rd Class have been experimenting with the primary colours. We mixed our own colours using black, white, red, blue and yellow. It was a challenge but we had great fun!

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…

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…

3rd Class Knitting

March 11, 2016
Over the last six weeks 3rd Class have taken part in a knitting group each Wednesday afternoon.We would like to thank Rose, Ann, Josephine, Jo, Mary and Christina who came…

Local Firemen visit 3rd Class

March 9, 2016
Today, Local firemen visited 3rd class to present the Primary Schools Fire Safety Programme. We thoroughly enjoyed the visit.

3rd Class- Knitting

March 2, 2016
3rd class have been very busy learning to knit over the past few weeks. We would like to thank Rose, Ann, Josephine, Jo, Mary and Christina who came in to…

Credit Union Quiz

February 29, 2016
Congratulations to our under 11 quiz team who took part in the second round of the Credit Union Schools Quiz in Westport on Sunday 28th February. The team were placed third…

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…

Third Class- Maths Week

October 17, 2015
Third Class had lots of fun during Maths week.  We explored symmetry in our Art lesson. On Friday we took part in the Marshmallow Challenge.  

Soccer League

June 28, 2015
We had a very enjoyable soccer league during the Summer Term. Well done to all involved. Thanks to Mr. Donnellan for organising it. Mrs King with the winning team.

Knitting Circle

June 4, 2015
Thanks to the ladies who came into third class every Wednesday for the past six weeks to help us learn how to knit. We are delighted with our finished products!