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Derrywash National School, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Welcome to Junior & Senior Infants Blog

Welcome to Junior Infants in Derrywash. We have a class all to ourselves this year and it's great! Please check our page regularly as we intend to update it often for you. 

December 11, 2019

We decided to brighten up these cold and dark days with some hot chocolate and popcorn. 

November 22, 2019

We love to measure the length of different things around the school using cubes. Here are a few pictures of our investigations. 

November 20, 2019

Today we were doing an experiment to see how salt can melt ice so we could free our alien friends from the ice blocks. 

November 19, 2019

We are loving learning all about space this month. We even made these friendly aliens in their spaceships. 

November 13, 2019

Junior & Senior Infants set out in groups to find as many 3D shapes as they could around the school. They had so much fun!

October 17, 2019

This week we had our first meeting of the newly formed Derrywash NS. There has been great excitement in the school with elections in 1st -6th classes. Twelve representatives were finally chosen after passionate campaigns. At our first meeting our officers were elected:...

October 8, 2019

We were flat out improving our fine motor skills while building our houses today. 

September 24, 2019

The excitement is real! We made The Connaught Telegraph this week with pictures of our first week at school. We are too busy for autographs at the moment but you can catch up on all our work on this blog. 

September 23, 2019

This week we were talking about our families and how they are all different. On Friday we made our families using lollipop sticks.

September 16, 2019

We have some budding artists here in Junior & Senior Infants. Have a peek at some of our beautiful self portraits. 

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