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Mr. Whippy Visits St. Nicholas’!!

Yes......the moment Mr. Whippy drove by....and THEN came INTO our School Playground....there were screams of DELIGHT!! I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!!!! #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity #HeartOfTheCity #HiddenGem

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Bake Sale 2019

The Bake Sale was a wonderful success today, with all funds raised going towards the upkeep and maintenance of our playground! Thank you to all who helped out and sent in goodies for this event.  

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New Junior Infant Pupils

Another very busy day in St. Nicholas’ Parochial School! We were delighted to welcome our new Junior Infants, who came in for a visit before they start in September!  

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Swimming Gala

Our annual Swimmimg Gala will take place in Leisureland, Salthill tomorrow afternoon. All are welcome! #Everyonesawinner #LotsOfFun #Waterslide #Playarea

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Bake Sale

Don’t forget our annual Bake Sale will take place in the School Hall on Thursday next, June 6th! All funds raised will go towards the upkeep and maintenance of our School Playground!

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Sports Day 2019

Rain did not stop play this morning at St. Nicholas’!! Active Week 2019 finished up today with Sports Day at The Plots, followed by a barbecue & Hip Hop in the school playground! What a great end to a very Active Week! A Big Big Thank You to everyone who gave of...

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Skipping with Cathy & Football with Johnny

And to complete DAY 4 of Active Week, we were very lucky to have Galway Footballer Johnny Heaney & our Chinese teacher and Champion Skipper Cathy Kong coaching the Senior Classes in gaelic football and skipping! What a day! Thank you so much to all involved who...

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Dance with Erris Burke

DAY 4 of Active Week also saw the amazing dancer Erris Burke come to St. Nicholas’, where each class got to do a dance routine with her! We are truly privileged! Thank you to Erris & also our amazing dance and drama teacher Paula!! ...

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Scoot to School

DAY 4 of ASW 2019 kicked off with a Scoot to School! Despite the weather, so many eager scooters joined us on our journey! You must agree that we have to be THE most Active School.....on the Planet! Maith sibh a pháistí!! #ActiveSchoolWeek2019 #NeverMindTheWeather...

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DAY 3 ACTIVE WEEK 2019!

What better way to start the day than with a yoga session! Thank you so much Fiona & Mary Jo – we loved it! (And don’t forget it’s Scoot to School Day tomorrow!)

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Live on Galway Bay FM

We are so proud of our First Class pupil who went LIVE on Galway Bay FM this morning with the legendary Mr. Ollie Turner, JUST before we got on the bus to go on our school tour! Thank you for the fabulous backpack and the trip to Westport House!!! #RiseNSmile...

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School Tours 2019

Day Two of Active Week....and look at the Junior & Senior Classes on tour! What an amazing day everybody had! #ActiveSchool #LoveOfTheOutdoors #TeamSports #ActiveWeek2019

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Day One Active Week 2019

What an action packed day we had in St. Nicholas’ today for Day 1 of Active Week 2019!! The photos tell it all don’t you agree!!? A big Thank You to Mel & Henry for giving so generously of their time! #VeryGrateful #ActionPacked #TheGreatOutdoors #TeamPlayers...

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Big Buzz for Active Week 2019

There is a real buzz around the School ahead of Active Week 2019! Soccer, Gaelic, Yoga, Dance, School Tours, Sports Day....it’s all kicking off on Monday next, May 27th!!! #Throwback #ActiveWeek2018

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Opera Project 2020

We were delighted and privileged to welcome Mr. Mark Duley, Organist and Choir Master at St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church and Composer Elaine Agnew, to St. Nicholas’ Parochial School this morning. Our school is one of three Primary Schools in...

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Scoot to School

As part of our Active Week, many of the children will be Scooting to School on Thursday May 30th! There is lots of excitement in the lead up to this fun activity! More details to follow!

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School Tours 2019

One of our favourite trips of the year....our school tours! On May 28th, our Junior Classes will be going to Loughwell  Farm Park and our Senior Classes will be going to Baysports in Athlone. More details and photos to follow.

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