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Yellow Flag

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

St. Saviour's National School is working towards achieving the yellow flag for inclusion. We have been working towards the yellow flag this year and the yellow flag committee have been working hard organising events all year. We held a Traveller pride event in June 2018. We had ponies in school for traveller pride day. We talked about traditions and caring for these animals.The old way of life was displayed.Amazing artwork was displayed.The old fashioned wagons were displayed.The children experienced the old way of life. SARI, sports against racism Ireland, did workshops with 4th,...

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The Diegmann Library

Posted by on Nov 8, 2015 in Our School Slider | 0 comments

The Diegmann Library

The Diegmann Library was opened in 2004. It has become an integral part of our school. Every class from Early Start through to 6th Class visit the library every week to loan and return books. We have a lovely junior storytelling room, a main Library which houses 6,700 books, both fiction and non- fiction and also a large selection of Teacher Resources. We also have a small computer room which is constantly used to its full advantage.

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Active School Flag

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in School Sports, Slider | 0 comments

Active School Flag

This year St. Saviour's National School are working towards renewing our Active Flag. The school must make a big effort to promote exercise. Our Active School committee are  Ms O Donoghue and Mr. Partridge. Some of the activities that have been happening are: Yoga Exercise before school WOW- Walk on Wednesday Gymnastics Zumba Yard Games GAA

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World Book Day

Posted by on Mar 7, 2014 in Slider | Comments Off on World Book Day

World Book Day

There is a huge array of activities going on. Don't be surprised if you see a few Harry Potters around the place! We made Waterford's largest Bookworm. We had quizes about our favourite books. We dressed up as our favourite characters from our favourite books. We visited our school library to listen to...

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Early Start Programme

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in Slider | 0 comments

Early Start Programme

The Early Start programme is the only Department of Education and primary school teacher led programme in the South East. The aim of the programme is to ensure children get the best start in the primary school system. The programme is staffed by a fully qualified primary school teacher and a fully qualified childcare worker. There is two sessions daily one staring at 8.50am - 11.30am, and the second session starting at 12 noon - 2.30pm. Class size is 15 in each session. There is a strong focus on pre reading and pre writing activities. The Aistear programme is implemented in Early...

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