Dangan National School - News

St Valentine’s Day, Saturday 14th February 2015

February 12th, 2015

On Thursday 12th, before St. Valentine’s Day, the pupils of Dangan NS  created St. Valentine’s cards for those dear and near to them.  We hope you appreciated the thought that went into them and the wonderful creative cards the pupils designed.

Roses are red, violets are blue, just a good wish from us to you !

Biodiversity All Around

January 23rd, 2015


The children were busy collecting information on their clip-boards about the various habitats around the school grounds.  They also recorded the different species of flora and fauna to be found.  Some excellent investigative work done by all as well as identifying the rich plant and wildlife on offer just outside the front doors !  Keep up the great work towards gaining the Green Schools Biodiversity Flag !                             Ní neart go cur le chéile.

Past Pupil Interview

January 22nd, 2015

As part of the Jubilee Celebration, two past pupils of the school – Geraldine Lorrigan and Marie Brassil – were interviewed by the current pupils to get an insight into what school was like in their day.

Do you want to build a snowman?

January 18th, 2015


Second and Third Class are busy making a snowman at break time.

A Snowy Day

January 18th, 2015

Fun in the snow

The Senior Room children having great fun at break time in the snow.

Jubilee Book Launch!

December 13th, 2014

A fantastic night had by all! Our beautiful Jubilee book officially launched by Sean McMahon, INTO President. The children put on a great performance, thoroughly enjoyed by all. Well done!

You can view more photos here

Intel Mini-scientists

November 11th, 2014




The children in 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th participated in the Intel-Mini Scientists.  The judges arrived from Intel on Tuesday 11th of November.  They were very impressed by all four projects which were well researched and presented on the day.  All participants received a bag with treats.  The finalists will go on to represent the school in the regional finals in Intel in Shannon.   Best of luck !

The Finished Flag

October 31st, 2014

Visual Arts Project

October 31st, 2014



The pupils in 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th were busy in Visual Arts this month.  They worked together to design a biodiversity flag for the school.  This took alot of planning and much discussion.  There was much debate at the editing stage.  All pupils were actively involved and enjoyed working as a group on this project.  Well done to all the pupils !

Halloween Dress Up

October 25th, 2014