We celebrated Pancake Tuesday at school with delicious pancakes made for us by Mrs Dunne, Ms Keaney and Ms Finnegan. Then the next day was Ash Wednesday and we received the ashes on our foreheads at school from Fr Rafal. Now it is Lent.
We celebrated St Brigid, our patron saint with a little prayer service in the school. Two of our Junior Infants started it off by knocking on the door, as is the tradition on St Brigid’s morning. They entered with the St Brigid’s cross and St Brigid’s mantle and everybody greeted them with “Welcome St Brigid […]
Our Christmas Concert ‘A Musical Christmas’ will take place on Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th of December beginning sharp at 7pm. All pupils must attend both nights for their performance. Parents are asked not be bring in buggies and to leave car seats to the minimum as not to block aisles in case of an emergency exit […]
A sincere word of thanks to everyone who gave in food items for needy families which will be given out in hampers by the Lions Club tomorrow and for all the selection boxes that will be given out by St. Vincent de Paul. Your kindness and generosity is very much appreciated!
Yesterday was a very successful day for our school at the Annual Swimming Gala in the Sports Complex in Cavan. The results are as follows:- Dylan (5th Class) – Runner Up in U12 Back Crawl Final Doireann (5th Class) – 3rd Place in U12 Back Crawl Final Kevin (6th Class) – 2nd Place in U14 […]
Once again this year, we are asking that instead of giving Christmas gifts to the teachers, you can bring in a non-perishable food item which will be donated to the Lions Club. Thank you. The oral language homework this month is “Gifts”. Here are a couple of links to information on gift traditions world-wide. Gift-Giving […]
The fifth class pupils participated in the BizWorld Entrepreneur Programme facilitated by Jack Mc Carron from Bank of Ireland for the last two days in the school. Their hard work accumulated with having to give a group presentation to the Dragons (Mrs. Prior and Mark Greaney from Bank of Ireland) in the Dragon’s Den. The […]
Congratulations to Killian Reilly from fourth class who came 3rd in the 8-10 age group of the Credit Union Art Competition. Killian was presented with a certificate, a piggy bank and €30. Well done Killian!
The tickets for the Christmas Concerts have arrived today and will go on sale in the school from Monday 4th of December to Friday 8th of December. Tickets will be on sale from 8:30am-9:00am from Bernie each day in the upstairs prefab where parents can come in and choose seating of their choice from the seating […]
28 pupils travelled to Kilinkere last Wednesday to participate in the County Cavan cross-country competition. All teams participated really well, despite the mucky conditions! There were 3 individual medal winners: Cian Keaney came 5th in the Senior Boys race, Ailbhe Kennedy came 7th in the Intermediate Girls race and Killian Reilly came 10th in the […]