All first years are taking part in the One Book One Community initiative with 16 other primary and secondary schools in the area.
They attended the opening ceremony on January the 20th.
One Book One Community is a community reading project based on the successful One City One Book project that take place ever year in Dublin and in cities across the world. As part of One Book One Community projects, children and their families are encouraged to read and discuss a particular book, along with supporting activities held in schools, libraries and in the community
The book chosen this year is Wonder by R.J Palacio.
From the author's website