20th October 2000
Email to Japan
Six girls out of Miss
Whan's class where chosen to do an email project with 6
girls from Japan. The girl's from Miss Whan's are Laura
Norris; Nicola Harrington; Mairead Aherne, Julie Callery,
Elizabeth Fagan, and Audry Stynes. The former language
teacher Miss Killea who went to Japan has asked Mr Walsh for
his permission to do this .We are getting our pictures taken
around the school .We are filling a scrap book about us and
Ireland and we are putting a present in
for them .Miss Killea will take it back to Japan next week.
Hopefully this will last the year. We will send an email to
them in school
The 11th Springfield,
Tallaght are going on a hostel weekend .There will be indoor
games and outdoor games. We will go on a 3 hour hike.We will
learn different kinds of knots and learn how to use a map
and a compass.We will go on Friday afternoon and come back
on Sunday night. We get up at seven and
come back at three. Wish good luck on the hostel.
St. Marks school Gaelic
team were playing St. Melruans on the 5 of October.We drew
5_7 to 5_7. We played very good. It was tough match for us.
We were very happy with the score but we should have done
better.It was a very exciting match . Darren, Paul, Don,
Tadgh,Conor Duffy , James Lambe, Philip O Neil. Everybody
played great. We would like to thank our Gaelic coach Mr.
Wickham and Mr Flattery we hope we win our next match. Wish
5th were at U C I
today.We are going to see the little Vampire. some people
are not going , but to everybody that is going hope you have
a great time.
Holand VS Ireland the
score was 2 all Ireland took on an early lead on Holland and
Holland came back to even the score Ireland were lucky to
draw with Holland because they are a very hard team to
compete with. In
Irelands group we had the second hardest team
we played are best and
pulled it back from one nil to one all with the help of two
sub's Damien Duff and Patrick Millholland. scored a great
goal and Portugal were stunned.
Last week it was Friday
the 13th! It is a bad luck for people who don't know. So
think about before you do it. Every foot step every wink.
And if you see any black cats run away don't forget open
your crisps the right way up. And on your way home from
school mind the footpath and the steps you might just fall
Watch out for car's
speeding because the road's are very wet and icy . There was
a bad accident in the opening of Belgard road. There were
two people killed. So please drive carefully on the
roads.Halloween is coming up so be carefully walking around
on your own. And walk with friends if you can .If you see
anybody with bangers just walk away.Take your pet's into
your house ' And of all this have a great time.
Happy HOLLOWEEN !
This week we got our
class novels. Each of the classes go books.Third class got
the anaconda from Drumcondra, fourth class got in the deep
dark wood,fifth class got Under the hawthorn tree and the
silver sword.And sixth class got Goodnight Mister Tom AND
The guns of Easter. MS Ryans class brought the books to
third, fourth fifth, sixth class. Hope you enjoy reading
On the tenth of October
Ms Sloane and Ms Walsh classes went swimming Mr Wickham and
Ms Mc Greal will be going in about 5 weeks time. For our own
safety in the pool we should do not were any jewellery in
the pool. There will be no eating on the bus and we hope you
have a good time. At the pool there will be three groups 1,
2 and 3. Don't eat to much or you could get sick in the
The Phoenix Youth Band
are looking for new people. So you can be a flag twirler or
play an instrument. You
have eight or over to join. If you want to go on flags come
up on Wednesday at 5 o' clock.If you want to go on an
instrument come up on Thursday at 6 o' clock. and it is FUN
because you can go places.And it is in the hall. So PLEASE
Melruans got off to a
great start .When James Lambe hit the post and Philip o'
Neil got rebound and scored. A few minutes later Paul Daly
took a corner and Philip O Neil hit it with his left foot
and scored again. In the second half Darren Murray passed it
through to Paul Daly and he scored.Then David Purdy took it
around the keeper and scored for Melruans. It was there
fourth goal.Then Paul Daly was foul in the box. Then he took
a penalty and scored. In the last stages of the match Declan
Dunne missed an open goal.St. Melruan's won 5_0.
Halloween is here ,
Watch out next week for news of our annual superspell. It will take place this year from 6th to 17th November. Our Super Spell day will be on Friday 17th November
This Newsletter was written and edited by 5th Class Children in Mr. Wickham's class.
Date Last Modified 1/11/00