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Friday Assembly

We were delighted to have Reverend Lynda give our assembly this morning. The whole school participated in a very meaningful action story with her – you can see some of those actions in the photos! - A lovely way to start our Friday! Thank you to Reverend Lynda for...

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International Day 2019

International Day will be held this year on Thursday April 11th. This is a lovely occasion for all our families from all over the world to showcase their amazing countries! More details to follow.

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Rugby Coaching Begins!

A big thank you to Eoghan Curtin (CCRO, Connacht Rugby), Wendy Hickey (Women’s Development Officer) and Stephen Long (Connacht Rugby )for their fantastic work with the children this morning. The children were run off their feet as they learned lots of new rugby skills...

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Action sa Chlós!

There were lots of playground games going on sa chlós this lunchtime! #outdoorplay #redlightgreenlight #foursquare #ibbleobble #hopscotch #activeschool  

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Aldi Play Rugby

Aldi is giving primary schools the chance to win €50,000 to develop playing facilities and help more children live a healthy and active lifestyle. Entering and taking part is easy, just collect the stickers from Aldi stores and stick them on the spaces on the poster...

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Visit from Inland Fisheries

Kevin from the Inland Fisheries Ireland, in association with the ‘Something Fishy’ programme, came in today to talk to the Senior Classes about waterways, fishing, angling and the environment. The ‘Something Fishy’ education programme was a concept originally...

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Write a book Project 2019

Well done to all our authors who worked so hard to get their books ready for Write a book 2019. The books are being submitted on Monday next and we are really looking forward to getting books to read, from other schools across the county.

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CCRO Eoghan Curtin

🏈 ☘️ Today we were delighted to welcome past pupil and CCRO for Connacht Rugby, Eoghan Curtin to our school. Eoghan will be coaching some of our senior classes over the coming weeks. We are very much looking forward to his...

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Rugby Coaching

Next Wednesday, January 29th, 3rd and 4th Class will begin rugby coaching with Eoghan Curtin, a past pupil of our school! We are always delighted to have past pupils return - we cannot wait! Check back for further details.

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Open Evening February 13th

Prospective pupils and parents are warmly invited to visit St. Nicholas’ Parochial School on February 13th from 5.30pm – 7.30pm for Open Evening. Please pass the word around to neighbours and friends and any prospective parents. More details to follow.

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Teddy Bear’s Hospital

The children had so much fun visiting the Teddy Bear Hospital today! Their stuffed toys were diagnosed, x-rayed and prescribed treatment. Some even had to go for surgery! Thankfully, all the stuffed animals are feeling much better now. What a great learning...

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Action-packed Friday

Another action-packed session with Johnny again this Friday - Gaillimh Abú! #ActiveChildren #GirlsInSport #RoleModel #HealthySchool #ActiveFlag

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Active Maths

First and Second Class were busy this afternoon, putting their measuring skills into action! Nothing like putting skills into real live action! #activemaths #loveoflearning #teamwork

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After-School Activities

All after-school activities have started back again after the holidays. Monday: French Tuesday: French, Chinese, Brownies Wednesday: Swimming Day Thursday: French (The above photo!) Friday: Hockey If you would like more information about these activities click on...

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Teddy Bear’s Hospital

Throwback to our last visit to the Teddy Bear’s Hospital AND there is great excitement building ahead of our trip on Friday next! Don’t forget to bring your bears everybody! #easethefear #magicalexperience #learningopportunity

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Sr. De Lourdes Fahy Debating Competition

Well done to our 6th class pupils who took part in the Sr. De Lourdes Fahy Debating Competition today in Oranmore Library! They all worked really hard over the past few weeks in preparation for their debate and did themselves and our school very proud.

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