Welcome Message from Our Principal

Welcome to St. Paul’s National School! We hope you enjoy our website. On this site you should get some idea of the many activities in which our children are involved and what it is like to be a member of our school community.

We hope the children, their parents and family will be frequent visitors to our site and that you find your visit both enjoyable and informative.

If you do not find all the information you are looking for on this site please contact us in the school.
Morag McGowan


School News

U11’s are County Champions!!

All four of our Olympic Handball Teams qualified for the Meath County Finals in Gormanstown College last Tuesday 13th February. The teams have been working hard, training twice a week in preparation for these games. Their hard work and dedication paid off with each...
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Funky Fruit Friday!

The Health Promoting School Team had our first ‘Funky Fruit Friday’ last Friday on January 12th. We are encouraging everyone in the school to bring in some fruit on a Friday that they wouldn’t normally eat. It’s all about trying something new, different and a little...
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Hand Washing Germ Busters!

The children in Second, Third and Fourth Class were very lucky to have a visit from Nurse Kerry Wardick, who spoke to them about the importance of hand washing. Kerry had some very interesting facts for the children and we were shocked to hear that 50% of males and...
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Christmas Fair

St. Paul's held our annual Christmas Fair on the 3rd of December. As always, it was a huge success and we raised in excess of €12,000 for the school. A huge thank you to our fantastic Parents' Association for organising the event and to all the families who came to...
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Forty Eight Hampers for the St. Vincent de Paul!

Many thanks to all the children and their parents who very kindly donated food items for our St. Vincent de Paul Hampers. We were able to make up 48 hampers in total, which will be collected this afternoon and distributed to families in the area before Christmas....
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Class Blogs

6th Class Test for Starch!

Hi all! As part of the Discovery Science project, Room 22 completed an experiment testing a variety of materials for starch. We had a lot of fun participating in this experiment. Firstly we found out what starch is. We then placed a variety of items onto paper plates....
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Fifth Class Update

Ms O’Reilly, Ms Ní Mhurchú and Ms Broderick would like to wish you all a very happy New Year!!! We have been extremely busy since we started back. But to keep you up to date with what has been going on in our classrooms we have chosen a selection of our displays to...
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Good Vibrations in Ms. Broderick’s Class!

In Science, we investigated seeing sounds, feeling sounds and making sounds. The four activities the children carried out proved that sound can travel in vibrations through air or other media. Below is a summary of what was involved in each activity. Seeing Sound –...
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Pancake Tuesday

Pancake Tuesday is one of our favourite days here in Room 25. We love discovering the different toppings we can put on our pancakes! This year we put chocolate spread, sugar, lemon and strawberries on top of our pancakes. They were delicious!
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Health Promoting Schools Week

We had a fantastic week in Room 25 celebrating Health Promoting Schools week. We took part in lots of activities such as circuit training, cooking, yoga and learnt all about how to live a healthy lifestyle. We also made fruit bugs using oranges, blueberries, apples...
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