Archive for October, 2017

Cheerios Breakfast Morning

Thursday Morning 20th September, Miss Ferry and her 6th class held a Cheerios Breakfast Morning in aid of Childline. They raised a total of €510.00 euro in total. A great morning had by all.

 

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Maths Week Jokes. Have you heard the one about….

 

Q: What do you call a man who spent all summer at the beach? 
A: A Tangent 

Q: What do you call an angle that is adorable? 
A: a-cute angle 

Q: What do you call a destroyed angle? 
A: A Rect-angle 

Q: Why did the student get upset when his teacher called him average? 
A: It was a ‘mean’ thing to say! 

Q: Why does nobody talk to circles? 
A: Because there is no point! 

Q: What is a math teacher’s favorite type of tree? 
A: A “Geome-tree” 

Q: Why is the obtuse triangle always upset? 
A: Because it is never right. 

 

Q: Why did the 30-60-90 triangle marry the 45-45-90 triangle?

A: They were right for each other

Q: Why didn’t the Romans find algebra very challenging?

A: Because X was always 10

 

Q. Why was the math book sad?
A. Because it had so many problems.

 

Q: What is a bird’s favorite type of maths?
A: Owl-gebra

 

Q: Why did the obtuse angle go to the beach?
A: Because it was over 90 degrees

 

Q: Why do plants hate math?
A: Because it gives them square roots.

 

Q: What do you call a destroyed angle?

A: A Rect-angle

 

Q: Why did the student get upset when his teacher called him average?
A: It was a ‘mean’ thing to say!

 

Q. What do you get if you cross a math teacher and a clock?
A. Arithma-ticks!

School Debating League

The Letterkenny Debating League Round 1 event is scheduled for Thursday, Oct 26th. Lurgybrack N.S. are our opposition on the day. Kilmacrennan will present the argument that ‘Social Media is a bad influence on children’.

School Closure

Kilmacrennan N.S. will be closed on Monday, 6th November for staff training on the New Language Curriculum – this is the Monday immediately following the Mid-Term break.

  • School Holidays

    • Christmas Holidays
      School closes on Fri 22nd Dec 2017 and will re-open on Mon 8th Jan 2018.
    • Feb Mid-term 2018
      Closed on Thurs 15th & Fri 16th Feb 2018
    • Easter Holidays 2018
      Closing for Easter Holidays on Fri 23 March & re-opening on Mon 9 April 2018.
    • May Bank Holiday 2018.
      The school is closed on Mon 7th May 2018.
    • June Bank Holiday 2018.
      The school is closed on Mon 4th June 2018.
    • Provisional Summer Closure 2018
      Provisional date for Summer Holidays is Fri 22nd June 2018.

      Please note that the above dates are subject to change.

      In the event of unforeseen closures, the Board of Management may use the first three days of the Easter Holidays to catch up on missed school days.