Literacy and Numeracy

Literacy day takes place once a year at around the end of September/ early October. The aim of literacy day is to help students improve their literacy and numeracy skills and develop a lifelong interest in reading through participation in various events and class activities.

Literacy Day 2020

This year’s literacy day took place on September 29th 2020. This year’s focus was on raising awareness of the abundance of notes, books, knowledge, literature we already have at our disposal. Author Visits Dave Rudden, author of Knights of the Borrowed Dark gave a very entertaining and engaging virtual visit to 2nd years.  All classes remained in their rooms and connected via MS… Continue reading Literacy Day 2020

Literacy Day 2019

This year’s literacy Day took place on 1st October 2019 and the theme was be a “discerning reader and writer”. Author Visits   Three authors visited students during the week of literacy day  Tony Curtis, poet spoke to 3rd years on Tuesday, 1st October.  He was very energetic and engaging with students, even inviting some to recite poetry in front… Continue reading Literacy Day 2019