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Roald Dahl Day

Roald Dahl Day

What a lovely trip we had to Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop this morning to celebrate Roald Dahl’s birthday tomorrow! A Big Big Thank You to Michaela who always provides such great entertainment, inspiration & knowledge of all things books!! #LoveOfBooks #TheTwits...

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City Tribune Photos

City Tribune Photos

📷💥 Wow!! Lots of great photos of St. Nicholas’ pupils in The City Tribune last week!! Connacht Tribune - Galway City Tribune Thefruitbrothers.ie #HiddenGem💎 #HeartOfTheCity❤️ #BesideTownHallTheatre #Waterside #Woodquay [foogallery...

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All-Ireland Champions

All-Ireland Champions

Galway ARE the Senior Camogie Champions - What a fantastic result! And look who made it to the Big Screen in Croke Park yesterday - How proud are we!! – Now for the Senior Ladies’ Football Final next Sunday – wishing you the very best of luck from all in St. Nicholas’...

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Blessing of the School and College Bags

Blessing of the School and College Bags

Thank you to everyone who came to The Blessing of the School and College Bags in St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church yesterday. From the beautiful singing to the superbly read prayers to the Parable of the Pencil and receiving an actual pencil....it was indeed a very...

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All-Ireland Camogie Final

All-Ireland Camogie Final

Best of luck to the Galway Camogie teams who are playing in the All-Ireland Final in Croke Park on Sunday! Go n-éirí an t-ádh libh from all at St. Nicholas’ and these wonderful camogie players who are making the trip to Croke Park to cheer Galway on! Gaillimh Abú!...

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Skipping Friday!

Skipping Friday!

Great fun skipping in the Halla this morning!! #ActiveSchool #Teamwork #InsideOutside #BubblegumBubblegum #GamesWeUsedToPlay!!  

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Park and Stride 2019/20

Park and Stride 2019/20

First and Second Class were out and about exploring their local community this morning when they spotted the ‘Park and Stride’ sign! For more information checkout https://www.galwaycity.ie/park-n-stride or ask the Class Teacher who will be happy to help! #Woodquay...

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The Fruit Brothers

The Fruit Brothers

What a great surprise on our first day back when Ronan from TheFruitBrothers.ie arrived at our school with two full boxes of the freshest of fruit! We were one of three schools to win a free delivery of fruit to the school! Lucky, lucky children & teachers!!...

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First Day Back Fun!!

First Day Back Fun!!

A big welcome back to school everybody! It was so great to see all the happy faces! We're looking forward to another great year here at St. Nicholas'! Here are some photos from our first day back!  

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A Date for your Diary Everyone!

A Date for your Diary Everyone!

Sunday 8th September at 11am in St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church The Blessing of the School and College bags service. Everyone Welcome at the start of the academic year to come along for this child friendly service as we ask Gods blessing on the year ahead. Bring along...

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City Studies by Dean Kelly

City Studies by Dean Kelly

Words or photos cannot describe the amazing City Studies exhibition by one of our parents, Galway artist Dean Kelly, taking place in The Kenny Gallery, Liosbán Retail Park, until September 7th. Galway City (AND two of our pupils!!) completely come to life in these...

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The Big Reveal!!

The Big Reveal!!

Have you seen our newly painted playground yet!? What a transformation!! 🌈 We look forward to seeing everybody back on Monday morning bright and early for another action-packed year in St. Nicholas’ Parochial School,...

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Thank you to everyone who joined us this morning for our beautiful end of year service. We wish you all a very happy and safe holiday - see you in September!

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Summer Service

Summer Service

Our Summer Service is tomorrow morning at 10.30 in St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church. We look forward to seeing you all there. #TheSoundOfMusic #GoodbyeToSixthClass #GoodbyeToAnotherActionPackedSchoolYear

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Memories

Memories

Just a snapshot of some of the beautiful artwork on display (‘Memories’) in St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church, ahead of our Summer Service on Tuesday next at 10.30am. Family, friends, parishioners, our local community in Woodquay, past pupils – you are all most welcome!...

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Oisín McGann

Oisín McGann

5th and 6th Class were delighted and privileged to finally meet the amazing Irish illustrator and author Oisín McGann today! What an inspiration!  

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