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Galway v Armagh

Galway v Armagh

🏆 Huge congratulations to the Galway Minors and Best of luck to Connor, Seán, Johnny & the Galway team against Armagh tomorrow afternoon! Go n-éirí an t-ádh libh! #GaillimhAbú #RiseOfTheTribes  

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Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

Even though the rain poured down in ‘Waterside’ this morning☂, the sound of music still filled the air! These wonderful children read and sang their hearts out, supported (in the rain) by amazing family and friends. We would like to thank you all so much for...

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Summer Service

Summer Service

❤🎵 These wonderful children singing their hearts out ahead of tomorrow’s summer service in the school playground at 11am! #TheSoundOfMusic #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity  

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Sewing in 5th & 6th

Sewing in 5th & 6th

🧵 5th & 6th class have been working on their sewing over the last few months. Check out some of their beautiful creations! #Talented #Creative #Artistic #CrossCurricular #ActiveLearning  

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Arctic Talk

Arctic Talk

🌍 Go raibh míle maith agat to Eavan O' Dochartaigh who came into 5th and 6th class yesterday morning for a very interesting and informative talk about the Arctic. A great start to the week!

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Rugby at the Plots

Rugby at the Plots

🏉 Thank you to Craig from Connacht Rugby for another great session with the senior classes this morning down at the plots! We look forward to having Craig back again next year!! #ThePlots #HeartOfTheCity #GreenSpaces #ActiveSchool  

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Go raibh maith agat Seán

Go raibh maith agat Seán

👏👏👏 A huge thank you to Galway Captain, Sean Kelly, for a fantastic few months of football training with 5th & 6th class. They have thoroughly enjoyed every single session and it is fantastic to see such their skills develop and improvement...

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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

🎵 The sound of music certainly rang out around Woodquay this morning!! It is so wonderful to be able to gather again for our summer service on June 24th at 11am in St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church. #SchoolCommunity #Waterside #Woodquay #HiddenGem...

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Galway City Library

Galway City Library

📚 Go raibh míle maith agaibh to Lisa and all the staff in Galway City Library who welcomed 5th and 6th class this morning. The children were checking out their project work which is currently on display in the library. Lisa read to the children and then...

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💛 Summer Days

💛 Summer Days

🍦 Lots of excitement & happy faces as the Ice Cream Van stopped by our school today!!!!! #SchoolLife #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity  

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Rugby Coaching at the Plots

Rugby Coaching at the Plots

🏉 The senior classes were delighted to have their first training session with Craig from Connacht Rugby this morning. A very active and fun morning, thank you so much Craig! #ActiveSchool #ThePlots #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity ...

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🏆 The Nestor Cup 🏆

🏆 The Nestor Cup 🏆

We were delighted to welcome Seán & the Nestor Cup to our school this morning! Thank you so much to Galway captain Sean Kelly, for bringing in the Cup to show us this morning along with another great coaching session with 5th and 6th class. #ActiveSchool #GAA...

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Dance Performance with Jessamyn & Deirdre

Dance Performance with Jessamyn & Deirdre

⭐ 5th & 6th Class did great work developing a multimedia dance performance called ‘Conduit’ (all about connections in the brain) with Jessamyn Fairfield, a physicist from NUIG and Deidre Cavazzi, a dancer/choreographer from northern California. #Incredible...

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Active Week 2022

Active Week 2022

🤸‍♀️🤸‍♂️ What a great week of action & what unbelievable energy the pupils in St. Nicholas’ Parochial School have!! Maith sibh a pháistí – you really are amazing! Active Week 2022 ended today with an unreal...

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Junior Classes at the Plots with Emer

Junior Classes at the Plots with Emer

💚⚽ The Junior classes had the best fun with Emer at the Plots this afternoon! Such an amount of activity during Active Week 2022!! #ActiveSchool #Soccer #JuniorInfants #SeniorInfants #FirstClass #SecondClass #TeamWork #TheGreatOutdoors #ThePlots...

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