Welcome to our website. On behalf of the children, teachers, Special Needs Assistants, ancillary staff, parents, friends and the Board of Management, I am delighted to greet you.
Gardiner Street School is a Catholic school in the tradition of the Religious Sisters of Charity. In the words of our Mission Statement “We commit ourselves to making our school a safe and enjoyable place of education. We are open to the challenges of the future, encouraging effective co-operation between pupils, parents, staff, management and the local community”.
My wish is that you will enjoy reading about our life in our school.
Eileen O’ Doherty
November was great fun in E2! There were lots of events and activities taking place this month! We our fabulous ‘Science Day’! Here we had lots of new experiments and our parents came in to help us out! We had the ‘Fireworks in a jar’ experiment, the ‘Jelly Bean’ experiment, and a’Dancing raisins’ experiment too!
This month we’ve also been busy perfecting our sausage roll, and forward rolls during PE to correspond with this months strand of gymnastics!
On Wednesday last 25/11/15 we had members of our armed forces in to present our school with our national flag to commemorate the events of 1916!
Today we had trot on Thursday most of our class walked to school today and we decorated our shoes for ‘Fancy Feet’ day! Take a look at our pictures from a busy month!
Julianne Mooney,UNESCO and the Library’s Reader in Residence, has begun working with Ms. Roche’s 1st Class. Each Wednesday, for the next few weeks, Julianne will read to the children, exploring different themes through stories, discussion and activities. Ask your child to tell you about the stories.
Week 1: The Day the Crayons Quit