Peace Proms 2023

We would like to wish the 5th class pupils the very best of luck on Saturday, as they perform at the Peace Proms Concert in the RDS. They will join forces with 40 other schools to form the Dublin Peace Choir and will sing along side the Cross Boarder Orchestra of Ireland. They will perform…

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Kennelly Cup 2023

The 2023 Kennelly Cup is kicking off next week here in Scoil Phádraig Naofa. Eager to get their hands on the cup are our 4 Captains – Harper Foley (Derry), Cian Maher (Dublin), Jerry Davis (Galway) and Jimmy Doyle (Kerry). Best of luck to everyone on all four teams. The Gregory Cup for our girls…

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SPN Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the 5th and 6th class Spelling Bee held last week here in Scoil Phádraig Naofa. Our winner Lynn Murray from Ms. Foy’s 6th Class won the €50 Eason Voucher and will now go forth to represent our school in the Kildare Spelling Bee County Final. Congratulations also to…

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St Vincent de Paul Collection

A huge donation of food for the St Vincent de Paul Christmas Appeal was collected in Scoil Phádraig Naofa. Many thanks to all that contributed as it will support families in need in the Athy area. A special word of thanks to Ardscoil na Trionóide for coordinating this collection for food hampers for SVP. It…

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Science Week 2022: Science Show

One of the highlights of Science Week 2022 in SPN was the Science Show. One class from each class grouping demonstrated experiments in front of all the children and staff in the school. Fantastic science skills were on display from Junior Infants all the way up to 6th class. And we were also delighted to…

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Science Week 2022: STEM Challenge

The theme for the Science Week STEM Challenge was energy efficiency. The children developed wonderfully energy efficient creations including wind turbines , insulated houses, solar panels, eco houses and much more. The Student Council representatives (Cian Maher, Ella Tully & Clodagh Doherty) judged the winning group from each class and chose four winning designs. Each…

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