News & Events


2016 Proclamation Day

On Tuesday 15th of March in Lusk National School, we celebrated Proclamation Day. We had a great day as we joined with thousands of schools across Ireland in commemorating the 1916 Rising. We held an assembly where children from different classes read out the original 1916 Proclamation, followed by our own 2016 Proclamation (see below). The Tricolour was …

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  The Aistear programme has been in full swing in Ms. Judges Senior infant Class for 3 months and they are really enjoying it. The children have worked through 3 themes, The Garden centre, The Post office and The Restaurant. Each session lasts approxuimately 45 minutes and the children work in different designated areas (Socio dramatic, Construction, Small …

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Animal Magic visit LNS

Animal Magic Last week, all classes had a visit from Rosie Campbell and Animal Magic. We saw a hedgehog, a rabbit, a skunk, snakes and lizards. We stroked and held the animals and learned lots about each one. Rosie spoke to the children about the wild animals and birds, their habitat and lifestyle. Rosie runs …

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ICT at Lusk

We love IT !!   We have been named as the winner of the Intel eSchools 2014 competition receiving a technology package worth more than €20,000. The school will receive 30 laptop devices along with a dedicated teacher laptop, a Smart interactive screen unit and a portable charging unit to house the devices. A special ceremony was held …

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Intel Mini Scientist

The Intel Mini Scientist Exhibition is a competition for Primary school students in which they develop science related projects which are exhibited at fairs within their own schools. The competition, which was open to 4th, 5th and 6th class students, supports the Primary Science curriculum and is a great way to encourage enthusiasm and practical learning …

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Letters to the Pope

Letters to Pope Francis   The children in 2nd Class where so excited last week as they were given the opportunity to write letters and prayers to Pope Francis and have them personally delivered by member of the school community!! This was especially important to these children as they are preparing for their Communion in …

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Debate Team 2016

LNS Debate Team

Pictured are the 2015/2016 Debate Team who got to the finals of the Concern Debate Competition which was run by the Drumcondra Education Centre. The team have worked really hard all year and their hard work has been a credit to the school. The team comprised of Sophie Gibbons, Faye Moody, Hannah Ince and Byran …

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Lusk Sunshine Breakfast Club

Lusk Sunshine Breakfast Club has been providing breakfasts to up to 60 children and it has been a huge success ! Not only has the children’s attendance improved, new friendships have been made and a really helpful, relaxed environment has been created. None of this would have been possible without the help, support and commitment of …

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Multicultural Day

On Friday, 25th November we celebrated all the different cultures within our school. We held our annual Multicultural Assembly whereby the children got to showcase aspects of their culturel to the whole school community. The children represented Nigeria, Ukraine, Italy, Nigeria, Romania, Bolivia, Philippines, Zambia, Ireland and Ghana. The children performed traditional dances, songs and poems during a very entertaining assembly! …

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  Welcome to our Newsletter page! Find out what has been happening in our school during the past month and keep updated on important information by clicking the link below. September 2015       Newsletters are in PDF files. To open them you need Adobe Reader installed on your computer. If you do not …

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School Self-Evaluation Report June 2014

Click on the School Self Evaluation Report 2014 link below to open:   School Self Evaluation Report 2014

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Pictured laying the bricks for the two new schools at Lusk National School, are pupils, Adam Waldron, Mia Gibbons and Hernan Maher

Sod Turning Ceremony

  Recently we had a momentous day in the history of Lusk National School, as the first sod was finally turned on the school’s new building project. The ceremony took place on our new site and was attended by excited pupils from 6th Class along with Chief Executive of Fingal County Council Paul Reid, acting County Mayor and …

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Sports Day 2016

Sports Day took place in June and was a huge success. The children really enjoyed all the activities that were organised for them and the weather was fantastic!                                             There were many different activities organised for the day which …

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Sports Day Senior 2015

Senior Sports Day took place in June and was a huge success. The children really enjoyed all the activities that were organised for them and the weather was fantastic!                                   There were many different activities organised for the day which included:   Bouncy …

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Super Food Crew

The Super Food Crew is an exciting new initiative which aims to get children in our school eating more healthy lunches. A BIG thank you to Armstrong Bread Contributors, Mr. Lynch and his 5th class for all their hard work on the project! Click below to read all about this exciting new project! Super Food …

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Tesco Promotion – Funding for new PE equipment

GREAT NEWS!! Lusk National School has been nominated to take part in the Tesco Community Fund in your local Tesco Supermarket in Rush! But we need your help!! When you shop at Tesco Rush please use your blue token to Vote for us to receive funding towards our new P.E. Equipment. The more tokens received …

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Sam Maguire Cup Visit

   Sam Maguire comes to Lusk National School! On Monday, the Sam Maguire Cup came to our school and was presented specially by Con O’Callaghan. It was a terrific event which generated great excitement among all the children. See below for some photographs of the day!  

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