School News

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27 September 2017

Our Work 2017/2018

                Bridge Building with 3rd & 4th Class.   Building castles with 5th & 6th class:      

17 September 2017

School Building Extension Aug. 2017.

On August 21st the next phase of our school extension began.This will comprise of one new mainstream classroom, one classroom for our third special class, Nead 3, which is presently housed in the school hall and has been for the past two years. There will also be a safe space and a new sensory room. […]

19 November 2016

Children’s Work 2016-2017


30 April 2016

First Communion 2016

On Saturday April 23rd twenty children in 2nd class received their First Communion in the Church of the Immaculate Conception. Afterwards, the Parents’ Association hosted a reception in the Community Hall for the children and their families.           

30 April 2016

Our Willow Structure April 2016

The living willow structure we began back in Nov. 2012 is making very good progress. With regular training and tying in of the branches it’s taking the required shape.     

29 April 2016

Cake Sale

Ms. Kiely and the children in 1st Class held a very successful cake sale to help raise funds towards the purchase of new P.E. equipment. The children really enjoyed handing out the cakes and it was a great opportunity to practise their maths as they had to work out the price and give back any […]

27 March 2016

Proclamation Day March 15th 2016.


06 March 2016

World Book Day

On World Book Day all the children were invited to dress up as a character from a favourite book they had read, and we had many strange and colourful characters in our classrooms on that day!      

12 January 2016

Our Blue Day

We’re working towards our third Green Flag for Water, and as part of this project we held a “Blue Day” on the 20th of Nov. 2015. Every pupil and each staff member wore something blue on the day and the children from first class to sixth class staged a “walk for water” around the school […]

12 January 2016


In early December 2015 we began work creating a new soft play area for the children and upgrading other areas of the existing play area.                      Parent, John Hogan presenting a cheque for €7,000 to Principal Gerard O’Donoghue on behalf of the Cadbury Foundation towards the creating of the soft play area for the pupils […]