Category Archives: 5th & 6th

School Reopens August 27th

So Long, Farewell to the Class 2020

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to the 6th class of 2020. To say that they have had an unconventional year is a major understatement! However, they rose to the recent challenges with great maturity and we are all … Continue reading

Class of 2020

Despite an unusual and challenging finish to 6th class, this group of students showed great maturity and strength in how they dealt with the Covid19 school closure. Seeing as they cannot say goodbye to everyone at Lacken N.S in person, here … Continue reading

Let’s Play Ireland

Let’s Play Ireland is a government-led initiative aimed at promoting play for all children living in Ireland during the COVID-19 emergency. To view videos and lots of play and learning ideas for young children go to https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/lets-play-ireland/    

Project Work and Additional Resources

A list of useful websites and apps useful-websites-and-app-list www.movesforlife.ie  Chess projects for school children. https://www.duolingo.com  for Irish – helps children to improve their Irish https://ncse.ie/online-resources – Online Resources for Children with Special Educational Needs These are optional projects children can undertake … Continue reading

Confirmation 2020

Congratulations to all the boys and girls who were confirmed by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin on Tuesday. A big thank you to Ms Vaughan who prepared them so well. After the ceremony, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin along with the families of the … Continue reading

Graduation Class 2019

Farewell to all the 6th Class boys and girls. The children celebrated with a graduatation mass and of course a visit from the ice-cream van. They also planted a tree.  

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí craic agus ceol den scoth againn sa scoil i rith Seactain na Gaeilge agus muid ag ceiliúragh ár dteanga dhuchais. Bhí Tráth na gCeist, ceolchoirm, ceilí, agus Paráid Naomh Padraig againn i rith an Seachtain. 12►    

Bio-Diversity Workshop

This week our Green Schools committee invited two speakers from the Glendalough National Park to come into our school to talk to us about the different wildlife that can be found in Lacken. They finished off the afternoon out and … Continue reading

Farewell 6th Class 2016