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St. Enda’s College – Coláiste Éinde

On Thursday next, some students and members of staff from Coláiste Éinde will visit our school to talk to 6th Class about going to secondary school. This is a very valued visit for our pupils as they get to ask questions and chat with the staff and the students who... read more

Welcome to St. Nicholas’ Lynda!

What a lovely morning was had in St. Nicholas’ this morning when we were privileged to welcome Rev. Lynda to our school. It was really lovely to see such a great turnout of parents, family, friends and neighbours of the school to welcome her to Galway. We are looking... read more

Walker Books

Our school has been chosen to write letters for Walker Books Bloggers page, in celebration of the launch of their new book called Dragon’s Post. These letters will be published on the Walker Books website!! Mary Esther, who you all know is a great friend of our... read more

Football with Henry

Henry from the Galway Football Association was in today coaching 3rd and 4th Class. There was a great emphasis on enjoyment and inclusion during the coaching session. Great fun had by all!!... read more

St. Nicholas’ Open Day October 2018

We will be having an Open Day in the school on Thursday October 25th. You are most welcome to come in and visit at any time during the school day to see our amazingly busy, bustling school, at the heart of Galway City, in action! Please spread the word to friends,... read more

Heritage in Schools

We have just received confirmation that we will be included in the Heritage in Schools Programme. The wonderful Alison Mac Cormaic who painted our school mural will be returning to talk and explore our local cultural and architectural heritage. More details to follow.... read more

Baboró 2018

We are awaiting confirmation of the shows that we will attend this year for the annual Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. We cannot wait!! – Always a great day out. Details will be posted as soon as we get confirmation! read more

Drama with Paula

💝 Drama classes with Paula started back today – A very busy morning had by all!! 💝 Check out some of the photos from the... read more

FAI Programme

On Tuesday next, we will be starting a 6 week programme, run in conjunction with Nigel Keady, the Football Development Officer. Each class will get a chance to participate over the course of the programme. Check back for  updates. read more

Trip to Grattan Beach

The entire school had a wet and wonderful time at Grattan Beach today exploring the seashore for all things marine related! The older classes got to go to the Aquarium too! A big Thank You to Noirín and Anna who always make our seashore trip such fun!... read more

Seashore Safari

Don’t forget to pack your wellies and raincoats on Monday! St. Nicholas’ Parochial, Woodquay are going on a Seashore Safari and we cannot wait! Don’t forget to check out the photos on Monday!! read more

Myself and My Family

In SESE this week, First and Second Class have been working on the theme ‘Myself and My Family’. In the photos below you will see us working on our ‘Minecraft Selfies’! Amazing work I’m sure you’ll... read more

Welcome Back Everybody!!!

A big welcome back to school everybody! It was so great to see all the happy faces around the school today!! Below is a snapshot of our first day back! …..Don’t you wish you were back in school again!!... read more

Happy Holidays!

What a beautiful end of year service this morning  – very well done everybody! We hope you all have a very happy and safe holiday –  see you all back in St. Nicholas’ Parochial in September!... read more

Beo & Be

Brenda from Beo & Be was very kind to drop by with copies of her new book called Roots Go Deep. The photos show some of our pupils taking a mindful moment this morning to read their books. #mindfulness #naturemovements #wellbeing #beoandbe #QiGong read more

Our Masterpiece Mural!

Take a look at the progress of our mural in the playground – a true masterpiece don’t you agree!! (And a fourth beautiful piece of artwork to add to the fabulous location of our school that is Woodquay!) #AlisonMacCormaic #Branar #ArtsFlag... read more