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Sports Day

Thursday was Sports Day! We all had lots of fun competing in sack races, egg and spoon races, three legged races, hurdle races and relays.   In each room prizes were awarded for Overall Best Boy and Girl for good sportsmanship … Continue reading Read More »

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“Is Féidir Linn!” – “Yes We Can!”

One very lucky parent in our school, Mrs. Jackie Neale, got to go to Moneygall and meet the President of the United States Of America, Mr. Barack Obama.  Here, she tells us what the whole day was like and how … Read More »

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History comes alive with Michael Moylan and 1st, 2nd & 3rd Class!

1st, 2nd and 3rd class really enjoyed the visit from local Castlecomer historian, Michael Moylan as part of book week.  The children dressed up as  fierce Vikings and got to hold amazing weapons such as shields, swords and spears!  … Read More »

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Funky Kids Show

On Friday 25th March, we hosted our third Funky Kids show. Denis and Olivia from the Funky Kids Club  visited the school every Friday for ten weeks and showed the children how to make their own costumes and taught them … Read More »

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

This week we are all trying to use Irish as much as we can and we are also trying to get our parents to speak a few ‘cupla focail’ at home. Read More »

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