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Wandesforde School website is nominated in the Irish Web Awards

I’m delighted to tell you that our school website has been nominated in the Irish Web Awards which take place in October. The next stage is another round of judging to a ‘short list’, and then there is a final … Continue reading Read More »

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Autumn Art

Autumn is here again and the boys and girls in the senior room have taken inspiration from the beautiful autumn trees around our school in Castlecomer for their art. First we painted a blue and green background, then our tree. Next … Read More »

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The All-Ireland Winners visit Wandesforde NS!

A few members of the Kilkenny team dropped in for a very short visit today, Thursday 8th September, at 2.45 pm.  They had a very busy day, visiting local schools with the Liam McCarthy cup!  Martin Fogarty, a selector for … Read More »

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Our Website is Reviewed!

Our school website here at wandesforde.ie was recently reviewed by Simon Lewis, principal of the Carlow Educate School and author of the Anseo.net education website. I know Simon from a blogging network and chatting to him one evening about the … Read More »

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Basketball Lessons

Since Christmas, the whole school have had basketball lessons with Joe Byrne. The children really enjoyed learning all the skills of basketball and playing games! Here are some photographs of the players in action! Guess who? Read More »

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