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This week Room 4 were treated to a Lego
education workshop provided by the
Linking in with Engineers Week, this Lego
Education workshop allowed the students
explore Science, Technology, Engineering
and Maths (STEM) in a new, fun and
All students built and programmed a robot.
This was a great opportunity for the class
to think creatively, solve problems and
work as a team. Many thanks to the Leixlip
county Library and Learnit for providing
such a wonderful workshop.
Look at what we did!
Journal Cover Design
Every year our 5ths
classes are asked to
design a cover for the
following year's new
The entries this year
were of such a high
Congratulations to Noa
and Claudia whose
have been chosen for
the cover of next
year's school journal.
Pupils Aaron Holder (Ms
Enright's 4th Class) and Leshia
Holder (Ms Coffey's Senior
Infants) held a fundraiser in aid
of the Red Cross Ukraine Appeal
over the Easter Holidays.
They sold homemade
lemonade, fruit and cookies to
passers-by and raised a total of
€312 over one weekend!!
This was all their own idea and
the school community is very
proud of them.
Well done Aaron and Leisha!
Mr. Hodgkinson’s 3rd Class on a workshop to
celebrate St. Brigid’s Day
We participated in Safer Internet Day 2023.
The pupils learned all about staying safe
online in SPHE classes on the day and
participated in a Kahoot! quiz. Some pupils
entered the poster competition - spreading
awareness about internet safety. These are
the winning posters from 3rd, 4th, 5th and
6th classes. Well done to all who engaged
with the activities and to those who
entered the poster competition'.
Our pupils from the
winning teams in the recent
Confey Community Games
Teastas bronnta ar Rang a Sé as an ngearrchúrsa sa Ghailge
Labartha de chuid Coiste Gaeilge Chomhairle Contae Chill Dara
Pupils from Sixth class were awarded a teastas and fáinne today
for successfully completing Kildare County Council’s Short Course
in Spoken Irish.
© San Carlo SNS 2023
Watch this 60 second video to learn
more about the campaign:
Our Student Council recently ran 'Terrific Thursday' fundraising
fun day in the school in aid of the victims of the Turkiye and
The funds will be donated through GOAL Ireland organisation
Our Student Council would
like to thank everyone who
donated usable second hand
sports shoes to the recent 'in
My Shoes' charity collection.
Over 150 pairs of shoes were
Meet our Journal Cover Design Winners 2023/24
Every year our 5th classes are asked to design a
cover for the following year's new school journal.
The entries this year were of an amazing
We congratulate Annabel and Laura, whose
wonderful designs have been chosen for the cover
of next year's school journal.
Winners in the
Scoils San Carlo
Active Schools Week
and Food Dudes
As part of the Free Schoolbooks
Scheme announced by the Government
in March, all pupils will start the new
school year with a full set of
schoolbooks, workbooks and copies
provided for them.
The School Journal will also be provided
free of charge in September.
Details of resource fee for 2023/2024
are listed below.
A link for online payment of resources via Aladdin will be made available shortly.
Our preferred method of payment is using Aladdin, alternatively this fee can be paid directly to the
Required Stationery and Accessories (3rd to 6th Class)
Pupils will need the following items
A set of colouring pencils
3 x Pritt Sticks
A4 plastic wallet
Pack of plastic covers
Pencils, Eraser, Sharpener and Ruler
Set of white board markers (NOT Permanent Markers)
Storage basket (recommended size 30cm x 40 cm)
Recorder available for purchase from school in September at a cost of €12.00
Sixth class pupils will need a ring binder folder
Xavi, our amazing
Room 4 Lego Workshop
in Room 4
Our Annual Sponsored walk took place on 22nd October. The
children all got dressed up in Halloween outfits and walked to St
Catherine’s Park. There was a disco in the school hall afterwards
with refreshments given to all children. Many thanks to the parents
association for organising the fundraiser.
Congratulations to our
pupils who won the
Under 12s hurling final
in Hawkfield on Sunday
with Confey GAA.
We are so proud of
Our Student Council showing all
the Team Hope shoeboxes which
our pupils made.
Additional boxes were completed
online by many pupils!
At the recent IPB Pride of Place
Association (now called Adults and
Children with Tumours) mascot Patrick,
the giraffe was part of the Maynooth
Access Group Creativity Team who won
first place in all the 32 counties.
Patrick has been a valued member of our
school community since he joined us
following fundraising our pupils did for
this worthy cause last school year. He is
currently a member of 5th class Room 1.
Final Mile Run
Our 5th and 6ths
had a visit
Well done to Clara O
Neill for raising money
for the Irish cancer
society by selling home
made cookies to her
classmates in room 4
'Congratulations to our pupils Christon, Aksha and Alston who
recently competed in the Leinster and the Connacht Badminton
championships to great success!
We are so proud of them.'
Please see below links to of the School's
Policy Review Notification