Sixth class duathlon

Sixth class duathlon

Earlier in the year sixth class completed 6 training sessions with local triathlon coach Sasha. The culmination was a Duathlon event (running and cycling) which was held in Killygarry GAA grounds on the 6th of June. Well done 6th class on your fitness and endurance.

Girls’ Cumann na mBunscol football

Well done to our girls’ gaelic football team who reached the semi-finals against Farnham NS this year. They won all four of their first round matches but were not able to conquer a very strong Farnham team in the semi-final. They will be back again next year to give it another go. Thank you to […]

Chicks in the nest box

We have blue-tits nesting in our live-cam nest box! Come into Ms Wynne’s classroom and see live footage of the 5 little chicks all snuggled up together waiting for their mum to fly back with food for them! Parents are welcome to come in at home time and see them also. (Just remember to park […]

School Open Evening

School Open Evening

Thank you to everyone who visited the school on Monday. We hope you enjoyed seeing your child’s classroom, the new extensions and the playground. We were delighted to see you all.    

Write-a-Book Winners

Write-a-Book Winners

Well done to the fourth class pupils who received certificates for their “Highly Commended” books in the recent “Write a Book” competition. There were three children who were awarded “Merit awards” for their books. They will travel to Monaghan Education Centre on Thursday to receive their medals and certificates.

Windows Poetry

Windows Poetry

Well done to Mia, Grace and Lucy in third class who were awarded certificates for their poetry entries to the National Windows Poetry competition this year.

Outdoor classroom day

Outdoor classroom day

The good weather came along just in time for our Outdoor Classroom Day on May 17th , which was also our Biodiversity Day at St Brigid’s. Heather Bothwell from Heritage Ireland came and taught the children about the great variety of flora and fauna to be found in our school yard.

NCBI Clothing Collection

NCBI Clothing Collection

The Parents Association are organising a Cash for Clobber clothing collection on Wednesday next the 23rd  of May 2018 before school. Please bag any unwanted clothes, bed sheets, etc. and drop them off at the school gate  from 8:30am to 9:15am approximately.  Thank you for your support.

First Holy Communion Class 2018

First Holy Communion Class 2018

Congratulations to the children in second class who made their First Holy Communion on Saturday. We hope they enjoyed their big day. Thank you to the Parents’ Association who held a great party for them in the Community Centre afterwards.