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Our Skype call to Turkey.

We had a very exciting day today! We made a skype call to Turkey! The boys and girls in Turkey are learning about play all over the world. They wanted to ask us some questions. We told them all about the games we love to play in Ireland and they told us about some of their favourite games. It was very exciting. Did you know that the boys in girls in Turkey love the Gangham Style dance. We all danced together and could see each other on the camera. Here are some of the photographs.

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The 3rd/4th class enjoying their tennis lessons today!

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The 3rd/4th class enjoying their tennis lessons today!

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Welcome back

Welcome back to school Junior Infants. We hope you enjoyed the holidays and are all refreshed for a new term of learning.

Christmas Show 2012 is a Smash Hit!

Our Annual Christmas Show in the Lough Church was outstanding this year.  Check out the photos and comments from the Evening Echo below.  Well done to all involved!

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Recycled Art

These are some pictures of our pencil/pen holders we made last week. First we painted toilet rolls and recycled cardboard. Then we decorated them with old stickers and jewels.

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Road Safety

Here are some pictures of our road safety talk last week.

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Hello and welcome to the 4th class blog,

What a busy month we have had here in fourth class!We have been learning all about awesome Australia and the vicious Vikings.We even had to interview our parents and grandparents about their old toys and homes!In science we have been working really hard,doing lots of water experiments.The highlight of our month was a visit  from Cork Circus who entertained us with puppets from India and lots of magic!We learnt how to say Hello/goodbye in Indian – “Namaste”.

That’s all for now,check in again soon!


“Namaste” from all the boys and girls in fourth.

Healthy Green School Approach

Our school has a very proactive approach to healthy lifestyles and environmentally friendly living.  We worked hard to earn our first Green Flag.  Currently our Healthy Green School’s Committee is working hard to lead our school towards our second Green Flag.  Pictures below show our Healthy Green School’s Committee and their efforts in leading our drive to have a green, clean, healthy school.

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Greenmount Junior Brass Band

Greenmount’s link with the famous Barrack Street Band means that we are lucky to have our very own Junior Brass Band.  This year the band has performed for the Lord Mayor of Cork and on the City Hall stage on two occasions.  Their success has seen them gracing the front page of the Evening Echo as well as having been featured in two other national newspapers.


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