Dangan National School - News


Medals For Speech And Drama

April 12th, 2014

Success At the Féile

The Speech And Drama Project has been a great success this year with the children making great strides in this area of their curriculum.  A number of  children participated in the Féile and are pictured here displaying their medals with great pride. Well done to all concerned !


Concentric Circles

April 6th, 2014

Works Of Art

Engaging with a wide variety of colours and using chalk pastels the children in the Junior Room thoroughly enjoyed creating  concentric circles – thus combining their artistic and mathematical skills to create works of art.


March 17th, 2014

Congratulations to Liam Flynn and his Abbey Lakers Basketball team who were silver medalists in the U12 Clare County Final which took place in St. Flannon’s College on March 9th .


St.Patrick’s Day

March 17th, 2014

The children in the senior room really enjoyed making their handprint leprechauns to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day. If they are lucky they might spot one on March 17th!


Beannachtaí Na Féile Ort

March 14th, 2014

Dóhas Linn Naomh Pádraig

The children in the Junior Room enjoyed the story of St.Patrick – our Patron Saint.  They used their artistic talents to make mitres and crozier like banners, recreating images associated with the Great Saint.  We listened to the song Dóchas Linn Naomh Pádraig on You Tube, enjoying the lyrics and accompanying orchestra.


Tag Rugby

March 11th, 2014

Congratulations to Eoin McCarthy and his Tag Rugby team for winning gold at the Community Games County Final which took place in St.Flannon’s College. Best of luck as you progress to Munster level.


County Finalists

March 11th, 2014

The Red Panda

Congratulations to Liam Flynn and Eoin McCarthy for receiving Third place in the County Final of the Community Games Project Competition for their project on The Red Panda! Great success boys !


Success at the County Final

March 11th, 2014

Congratulations to Aoife Brassil,Chantelle McDonagh and Ben Catlow for receiving Fourth place in the County Final of the Community Games Project Competition for their project on the Role of the Internet. Well Done!


The Project Competitions

February 16th, 2014

Gold, Silver And Bronze Medallists

This was the first year the children entered the Project Competitions. Under 11′s presented an outstanding project on endangered animals of the world – focusing on the Red Panda and they came 1st.  Under 13′s presented two outstanding projects also – both of them on the role of the Internet. One group came second and the other group  came third.  The children who came 1st and 2nd will go forward to compete at county level.  They are very happy to display their gold, silver and bronze medals in this picture.

 


The Community Games Art Competition

February 16th, 2014

Great Success In The Community Games Art Competition

Dangan N.S  scooped an amazing 15 medals in the local Community Games Art Competition this year.  Here the children are happily displaying their gold, silver and bronze medals .  We congratulate them on the outstanding standard of their art and we want also to congratulate the two children who came 2nd and 4th at county level.  Well done children !