Monthly Archives: April 2017

Easter Bunny Egg Hunt

The Easter bunny came to visit St. Helen's and kept the children busy finding eggs which were hidden all over the courtyard. Thank you to all the parents who helped out. We had a great day. [gallery type="slideshow" link="none" size="full" ids="3628,3629,3631,3630,3632,3633,3634,3635,3636,3637,3566,3567,3569,3570,3571,3572,3573,3616,3617,3618,3619,3624,3623,3622,3621,3620,3642,3646,3645,3644,3643,3650,3648,3647"]
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Fun FRIENDS 2nd class receive their certificates after completing the Fun FRIENDS programme in the 2nd term. This programme aims to promote self-esteem, problem solving skills, resilience and building positive relationships with peers and adults. Fun FRIENDS is being implemented in the school as part of the SPHE programme and is being piloted with 2nd class…
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History of St. Helen’s

St. Helen’s Junior School opened its doors on 1st July 1977. The Principal was Mr. Bill Lowe. There were 2 junior infant classes. Under the principal ship of Mr. Pat Healy (R.I.P.) the school grew enormously over the following decade. The new school building was formally opened in May 1981. There were over 500 pupils…
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