November 2017

Cross Country Runners

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Our runners had a great day in Terenure College on Friday at the annual cross country run. We had quite a number of winners in various categories including John Cronin, Aaron Murphy, Conor Murphy, Adam Mooney, Erik Begley, Joe Plunkett, Hugh O'Neill, Ezra Van Egeraat, Patrick Kinsella and Oisín Costello.

Intel Awards

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There was great excitement in Mr. Murtagh's fifth class today as the groups proudly displayed their science projects. There was great variety among the projects with a staggering number of interesting facts. Many of the investigations showed great understanding of fair testing.
The adjudicators chose . . . .
First Place: Carlo, Barry and Darragh - Food waste
Second Place: Eoin, Connor and Jamie - Paper Aeroplanes
They will represent St. Pius X BNS in the Regional Finals on Friday 8th December.
Well done boys and special thanks to John Murtagh, Sinéad Lally and Michael Smyth for enabling this.

November Miscellany

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Leo, Colm, Sean, James and Sean with their project on trees and giving Mr. Coyle his very first photo shoot!!

Dylan joined a Taekwon-Do club in May 2016 and has spent the 18 months since dedicated to getting his yellow belt. He has successfully passed all the 6 tests to get to this point. Well done Dylan.

Junior Whites on the Pitch

Well done to Mr. Kealy and his junior white team who had a run out yesterday.

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Junior Greens Top in Dublin

Congratulations to our Junior Green team who are now the top U11 team GAA team in South Dublin! After a gruelling season, the Pius boys secured their league win with a comprehension victory of St. Mary’s Lucan on Tuesday. Well done to the players and their parents for their commitment and support. The hard work of Ms. O’Connor and Mr. Glynn is also hugely appreciated!

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