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18 June 2015

Our School Tour – 1st & 2nd.

On the 5th of June we set off on our school tour to the Lifetime Lab and the titanic Exhibition in Cobh. Our first stop was the Lifetime Lab. We learnt how to make dirty water clean and the history of the old waterworks. We had a picnic in the playground. There were interesting things […]

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16 June 2015

Our School Tour 3rd & 4th.

On Friday the 12th of June we went on our school tour. We went by bus to the Naval Base in Haulbowline. There we went on a boat and Peter (our tour guide) gave us a tour of Cork Harbour. Soon after we got off the boat and he gave us a tour of the […]

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04 June 2015

Our Sciath na Scol Campaign

  We started off our Sciath na Scol campaign with amazing results! We played our first game at home where we beat a strong No-hoval team by a few goals. After this tri-umphant win we were ready to beat a tough Dripsey side. We knew that this was going to be a hard match because […]

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25 May 2015

Our Willow Structure

Our willow structure which we began in November 2012 is progressing well. The “walls” are created by crossing the young branches and kept in place with gardener’s twine tied loosely around the branches. The children in 5th and 6th class cleared around the base of each willow plant so the lower branches would have space […]

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25 May 2015

First Holy Communion

The children in second class received their First Holy Communion on Saturday May 9th. The Parents’ Association organised a lovely reception in the community hall for the children, their parents and relatives.               

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30 April 2015

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

The school is taking part in an art project “The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” which will form part of the “Blarney in Bloom” festival later in the summer. If you go to www.texturedvalley.blogspot.ie or the link provided on our Links page, you can follow the progress of the children and their creations.

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27 February 2015

Vex Robotics

The 5th and 6th class children took part in the first ever Vex Robotics Championships. They had to build a robot that could be controlled either manually or by remote control and could carry out specified tasks. They spent many weeks building and testing their creation and were helped by parents who assisted with the […]

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27 February 2015

Scór na bPáistí

On Friday Feb. 6th our school took part in Scór na bPáist which was held in Inchigeela. After much practice we were delighted to qualify for the Muskerry final in six events. With our Novelty Act which was “Mrs Brown Does Scór”, well done to the cast of that. Oisín qualified in the Solo Singing, […]

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23 December 2014

Our Carol Service

On Tue the 9th of Dec we held our Carol Service in the Church of the Immaculate Conception.               

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18 December 2014

Our Trip to the Briery Gap

On Thursday Dec. 4th the children in Junior and Senior Infants, 1st and 2nd class left school early and travelled in a double – decker bus to the Briery Gap in Macroom to the show “The Three Little Pigs”. They had a wonderful time and here are some of their thoughts; Isabelle’s favourite part was […]

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