Blog

Welcome to the Blog Section of the website. This is the part of the site that will be updated most often with photos and stories of recent activities and classwork. We hope you like what you see and please do leave a comment, we like to know what you think of what we are getting up to!

Senior Classroom Visit the Creamery House in Castlecomer

12th October 2017

In support of work covered on Buildings and Settlements in Geography, the Senior Classroom enjoyed a trip to the Creamery House on Friday, 22nd September. The children enjoyed learning about the History of the house which dates back to 1750s. … Read More »

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A New Year Begins in the Junior Room

10th October 2017

September has been a fun filled and busy month in the Junior room. Check out what we’ve been up to below! To begin with we drew colourful pictures of our summer holidays. In Art we made squirrel mobiles and we … Read More »

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Hibernating Hedgehogs!

9th October 2017

As part of work on our Green Schools theme of biodiversity the senior pupils placed a hedgehog house in our grounds. We hope some hedgehogs use it as a cosy home for the winter. We also planted an Oak tree … Read More »

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Wonderful Wedges at Wandesforde!

29th September 2017

On Friday, 15th September, the whole school enjoyed sampling the wedges made by Mrs. Dooley and 6th Class from the school’s very own potatoes. Here are a few photos of classes enjoying their tasty Friday treat!! The children were spoilt … Read More »

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Our End of Year Service 2017!

23rd June 2017

Wandesforde National School held its end of year service yesterday, 22nd June in St. Mary’s Church, Castlecomer.  It was a happy and a sad occasion in one, saying goodbye to staff members and a great 6th class who will no longer … Read More »

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