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05 April 2013

School Bulletin No. 2

Ø The Speech and Drama classes continue this term for the children in the junior classes. Ø Swimming classes in the leisure centre in the Castle Hotel Macroom for the pupils in 3rd and 4th class began in January. These will continue for six weeks.

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26 December 2012

School Bulletin No. 1 2012-2013

Fourteen children in sixth class left this school last June to begin their second level education in various schools. They take with them our best wishes for the coming years. We were joined by seventeen children who began in Junior Infants in September

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05 July 2012

School Bulletin No. 3 (2011 – 2012)

  ? Before the Easter holidays we had taken on a Lenten project to collect money to send a goat to Africa through Bothar. We collected a very impressive €561.11. We had enough raised to buy the goat and also gave a donation to those who were returning to Uganda. Our sincere thanks to all […]

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29 March 2012

School Bulletin No. 2 (2011-2012)

The Community Guard, Ciaran, visited the school and introduced the new local Sgt. Siobhan to the children. The Speech and Drama classes continued this term for the children in the junior classes.

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27 June 2011

School Bulletin No. 3 (2010-2011)

    Ø On the day we closed for the Easter holidays we had a “red and white” day to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis. We raised over €200 for this very worthy cause. Ø Thirteen children received the sacrament of Confirmation in Ovens church in May.

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18 April 2011

School Bulletin No. 2 (2010-2011)

? We welcomed David Hayes who joined the teaching staff in Jan. 2011. ? The 3rd and 4th class children attended swimming classes in the leisure centre in the Castle Hotel in Macroom. We are very grateful to the parents who assisted with the supervision on these trips.

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11 January 2011

School Bulletin No.1 (2010-2011)

  Nine pupils left 6th class in June ’10 for the post primary sector. Twelve Junior Infants began school on Aug. 31st 2010. P.E. classes for all the children continue this year with Helen Ryan

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11 July 2010

Farran School Bulletin No. 3 (2009 – 2010)

This year’s Speech & Drama classes ended on a high note. The teacher Ms. Whelton brought with her bags of clothes and the children had great fun “dressing up” and becoming many different characters. Some of the pupils in 5th & 6th class together with Ms. Dunlea and Ms. Kelleher attended the presentation of prizes […]

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11 July 2010

Farran School Bulletin No. 2 (2009 – 2010)

  We began our new term later than usual this year due to the ice and snow. However all returned safely on the 13th of Jan. with some full of excitement having experienced their first white Christmas. Well done to the two teams who took part in the Ballincollig Credit Union Quiz. A representative from […]

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18 January 2010

Farran School Bulletin No. 1 (2009-2010)

Seven pupils left 6th class in June ’09 for the post primary sector. Seventeen Junior Infants were enrolled for Sept. ’09. We returned to a different looking school this Sept. During the summer break there was much needed work done to the building and the environs. With a grant we received from the Dept. of […]

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