Digital Engineer Talk!

        Digital Engineer Talk!

As part of Engineers Week we will have a talk with Engineer Adrian Lavin this Friday 5th of March at 1.30 p.m. for the children in 3rd-6th Classes in Scoil Mhuire Lourdes. This talk will take place on zoom. Adrian will be speaking all about Engineering and about what Engineers do. Please check your e-mail and texts for login details of this zoom meeting. We look forward to seeing you there!

Engineers Week 2021

Engineers Week 2021 will take place next week!

STEPS Engineers week will take place from the 27th of February to the 5th of March 2021.Next week from the 1st -5th of March the children in Scoil Mhuire Lourdes will be doing some online and hands-on engineering activities as part of their SESE work.

This Weekend marks the start of STEPS Engineers Week. On Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th of February STEPS are running Online Engineering Fairs for families. Tune in to engineering shows and workshops suitable for the whole family. Families can sign up for free and choose from a range of age appropriate shows and workshops for your family to enjoy together.

You can access the shows and workshops by clicking on the link below.

These shows and workshops are a fun and enjoyable way for all the family to get involved in Engineers Week and for the children to become familiar with the concept of engineering as they explore various aspects of engineering in the coming week.

Assembly on 26th February!

Don’t forget, Assembly takes place on Friday 26th February via Zoom. Our theme for Assembly is green so pull out those green t-shirts/ jumpers and let’s see if we can turn our screens green!

Senior Infants Assembly - Kilkenny Model School

Junior-Second class @ 1.20pm….

Meeting ID: 289 269 7957

(password and details sent to your email)


Third-Sixth class @ 2.05pm

Meeting ID:289 269 7957

(password and details sent to your email)

If you are the pupil of the month make sure to have your certificate and prize ready to show everyone on the day 🙂

Carlow GAA Coaching starting Friday!

Carlow GAA coaching is now online. They are offering free GAA football classes for our school every Friday starting on the 26th February 2021.

These are optional free classes for anyone who would like to take part.

The sessions will take place using Microsoft Teams.( See email for details on how to access the sessions). The coaches have advised you will need a ball/ soft ball to take part so please have one with you. Links will be sent to your email so please check it for access.

The timetable for coaching classes is:

Junior Infants- First Class: Fridays @10-11am

Second Class: Fourth Class: Fridays @ 11am-12noon

Fifth Class- Sixth Class: Fridays @ 12-1pm


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Internet Safety Talk with Ger Brick

What: INet Internet Safety Workshop with Ger Brick

When: Monday 15th February @ 7pm

Where: Zoom Meeting online. Link, Meeting ID and Password will be sent to your mobile phone on the 15th February

How: Using your Zoom App, click the link or enter the meeting ID and password to gain access to the workshop on the night

Why: Now more than ever we need to support and protect our children when they are using the world wide web. Ger Brick offers practical advice for families on how to keep themselves and their children safe. A range of apps and games will be explored along with ways to protect children when using the internet.