Entries by shane

New Year – New Teams

Well done to our u-13 footballers who both did brilliantly in their blitzes this week in Dolla and Puckane. Our next games will be U11 Football in two weeks time on Oct 4th in Borrisoleigh.

Biodiversity Talk – ‘The Life of Bees’

On Wednesday 29th May, Ramon Rodriguez (Oscar and Rubens Dad) came to School to tell us all about ‘The Life of Bees’ Ramon delivered a very interesting and informative presentation, involving the children in discussions and hands on experiences.  The children got to see the Bee Keepers equipment; bee hive and honey combs and also […]

Great fun at Ballyactive Day

The 3rd and 4th Class had loads of fun at ‘Ballyactive Day‘ today which was hosted by the 5th & 6th class students.  A great idea for a successful and enjoyable Junior Entrepreneur Project.  Well done!

Composting in School

The Green School Committee had a visit from Recycle Right to discuss the new composting system in school. The committee then presented a new compost bin to each classroom and reminded all to use our bins correctly.  The aim is to continue to reduce, reuse and recycle as much as possible and keep our waste […]

Buddy Reading

World Book Day on March 7th marked the start of our Buddy Reading Programme with the Junior and Senior Infants.  It will run every Wednesday until the Easter Break.  Both sets of classes are really enjoying the many benefits of getting stuck into a book.