Month: February 2017

St.Dominics “Mental Health Awareness and Mindfulness Week 2017 ” comes to an end … 

It is fantastic that pupils and staff at St.Dominics school are talking about mental health and how to keep ourselves well .  Over the week , we had speakers in from Carambola and Diabetes Ireland to talk to the children about nutrition and being sugar smart ! We had a Zumba instructor in all day …

RTÉ’s Operation Transformation – ’10 @ 10′ in St Dominic’s NS

As part of Mental Health and Wellbeing Week here in St Dominic’s NS, every class in the school participated in RTÉ’s Operation Transformation ’10 @ 10′ initiative.  This meant that every child in the school engaged in some form of physical activity for 10 minutes – Zumba, dancing in their classroom, activities out on yard …

St.Dominic’s kick off ” Mental health awareness and mindfulness week “… 

We have lots of fun and interesting activities planned for the week … let’s hope we will be more ” mindful ” as opposed to ” mind full”   at the end of it !!  We have guest speakers in this week from Diabetes Ireland and Carambola  to talk to the children and parents  about …