Welcome Back – Ms. Mulcahy’s 4th Class

Welcome back 4th Class. It’s so lovely to see everyone back after the summer! We are very excited to get back into school life and routines. We are looking forward to learning lots of new things this year. We have lots of things planned for the coming year! Lots of STEM projects, coding and team […]

Ms. McCarthy’s 3rd Class – Inspector Detector

Experiment Title: Inspector Detector Our experiment involved exploring the force of both magnets and magnetic fields. Before beginning our experiment we needed to get a little bit of background information on magnets, their force, and their uses. With this in mind we did a mini lesson on magnets and magnetism. We learned that in order […]

2nd Class Sugar Cube Science

We have been very busy this week in 2nd class practicing being young scientists and conducting our sugar cube experiment! We worked on the Materials strand and investigated Properties and Characteristics of Materials. We wanted to identify and investigate materials that absorb water and those that are waterproof and hopefully we could answer the question: […]

In, Out and All About…

We are always busy here in Ravenswell and there always seems to be something special going on around the school.  In October a number of classes enjoyed their first outings of the new year, and we’ve already had a few visitors in to the school visiting the classes. 6th Class went to Dun Laoghaire to […]

School Tour to Powerscourt

On Thursday 8th March, 5th Class went on a school tour to Powerscourt. We were going to visit the Cool Planet Experience (CPE) exhibit. First, we watched a video about Powerscourt House and Gardens and their history. We watched this movie in the movie room in the house. Next, we went to the CPE exhibit. […]

Top tips for terrific teeth!

In September we learned about the importance of looking after our teeth. Here are our tops tips for keeping those fiacla looking great! Brush your teeth (and your tongue!) twice a day. Don’t forget to floss! Change your toothbrush every three months. Eat less sugary foods. Visit the dentist every year. Wear gum shields when […]

National Spring Clean 2017

National Spring Clean is Ireland’s most popular, well recognized and successful anti-litter initiative. Taking place during the whole month of April and now in its 17th year, the campaign encourages every sector of society to actively participate and take responsibility for litter, by actually conducting clean ups in their own local environment. National Spring Clean […]

Bray School Gardens Competition

Ravenswell came Highly Commended in this year’s Bray School Garden Competition. Mr Darren Proud, his class have put a huge amount of work into the garden this year. They have guided all the classes and given advice on what to plant and when. It’s been a great gardening year, and we’re very proud of their achievement.