On Monday, 3rd February at 7pm, we will host an open evening in Roxboro National School. This will be an opportunity to tour our school, meet the staff and gain an insight into school life at Roxboro N.S. We would like to extend a warm welcome to everyone to visit our school and we look forward to seeing you on the evening.
Roxboro N.S will celebrate Grandparent’s Day on the 30th/31st January, 2020. Details of both days have been emailed to parents/guardians. We look forward to welcoming you to our school!
Boys and Girls from 3rd and 4th Class participated in a Futsal competition at Ballybay N.S recently. There was some fantastic skill and team spirit displayed on the day and a great day of fun was had by all. Well done everyone!
We investigated some of the differences between man-made and natural uses of stone.
Welcome back guys. We are looking forward to a great year!We are delighted that our Astro pitch has arrived. We love to play dodge ball and soccer.
Congratulations to the Roxboro N.S camogie team who won the Cumann na mBunscol county final recently at Four Roads GAA grounds. History was created as Roxboro won it’s first ever camogie final. The girls played with skill and determination from the first whistle to the the last and demonstrated great teamwork throughout. Well done to all the panel!
Congratulations to our camogie team who participated in the Cumann na mBunscol camogie blitz day recently! The girls were victorious in both of their games and have qualified for the county semi-final. Well done girls!
Well done to our girls and boys 5 a-side soccer teams who competed in the FAI Schools 5 a-side soccer finals recently at Lecarrow soccer grounds. Although no silverware was lifted on the day, both teams played with determination, skill and teamwork in all their games. Well done boys and girls!
Congratulations to our school team who reached the All-Ireland Final of the Irish League of Credit Union’s Quiz!
We were in for a treat last week with the 5th and 6th class production of ‘Away With the Manger’. Click in the class blog to meet the cast!
Third and Fourth Classes took to the stage last week to perform Bethlehem the Musical. It was a fantastic production. Well done everyone.
Check out the 3rd and 4th class blog to meet the cast!
Every year we make shoe boxes for the children in need. This year we prepared over 100 shoe boxes filled with toys, books, stationary and lots of goodies! Well done everyone!
Here are the children who took part in Scór na bPáistí in Elphin recently. Everyone had a great time and put in a great effort rehearsing. Well done!
The Kilbride ladies football team came to visit our school recently. They are senior champions three years in a row. What an amazing achievement! We are very proud of our past pupils on the team. They inspired us to keep practicing. Well done ladies!
Junior Einstein came to our school to show us all sorts of science experiments. We were truly amazed and had so much fun. Thank you to the Parents Association for organising this event for us. We had so much fun!
Congratulations to all who took part in cross country this year. Here are our finalists. Well done everyone!
We sowed bulbs and wild flowers in our new planting areas around the school. We can’t wait to see them grow in the spring. Well done gardeners!