A fantastic day in MTU today for our VEX Robotics Team 2022-2023 who won 3 top awards; STEM Research Project (Finger Printing prototype), Robot Skills (top driving score & coding score), Teamwork Champions (top combined score with other schools). A brilliant achievement for such a hard working side who gave up their lunch times and stayed [...]
The lucky boys and girls in 4th and 5th class are currently working with a 3D printer, in partnership with Stryker. They are using computer software to design items and then watching them turn into 3D! Check out our school Facebook page "Scoil na Croise Naofa" to see more of our creations!
Congratulations to 4th class who were crowned VEX Robotics Champions 2022 in MTU today. They have spent the past few months building, coding, driving and adapting their robot to score points in an arena. Today, all of their hard work and practice paid off when they won the Teamwork Challenge, The Robot Skills Challenge and the [...]
Mrs. McCarthy's class are really enjoying learning about coding from Mr. Hayes using our school iPads. We have completed 3 lessons so far and have learned so much. We are able to use 'repeat loops', 'functions' and 'turns' as well as complete various tasks set by Mr. Hayes. We really like how we have to think [...]
We thought 2019 was a super year with our VEX Robotics team but they have blown us away in 2020! Our students took home 2 awards at our regional event; Robot Skills and Teamwork Champion which ensured qualification for the National Finals in February in C.I.T. The game this year is called SQUARED AWAY and it [...]
2019 has been a great year for VEX in our school. Not only did we win two awards at our Regional Event in C.I.T. but we also qualified for National Finals which saw the top schools from all over the country compete once again for National titles. This year we had a brand new team from [...]
Scoil na Croise Naofa are Robot Skills Champions 2018! On Thursday the boys and girls involved in the VEX Robotics programme left at 8am, with Mr. Hayes & Ms. O' Toole, to head to C.I.T. to compete in the VEX Robotics Regional Competition. Once they arrived they set up their pit and the drivers went to [...]