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  • Walk a Mile in the Sunshine

    June 20th 2022 Walk a Mile in the Sunshine   Active School Week may be over but that doesn't stop us being active! The beautiful weather today was a great opportunity to get out for a walk and the boys and girls in Ms Nugent's and Ms Clarke's Four...
  • First Holy Communion 2022

    May 14th 2022 First Holy Communion Congratulations to the boys and girls from Mrs Ginnell's and Ms Duffy's Second classes who made their First Holy Communion today. We hope you enjoyed the celebrations with your families....
  • Confirmation 2022

    April 2nd 2022 Confirmation Congratulations to the students from Mrs Deane's, Ms Murphy's and Mr Beehan's Sixth Classes who were confirmed in the Cathedral this morning. We hope you all had an enjoyable day with your family. ...
  • Part of our History

    March 11th 2022 Part of our History St Colman's was established in 1979. Back then, there were just 8 classrooms, which were sited on what we now call the junior corridor. Roll on 5 years and St Colman's welcomed a new member of staff, Mrs Mary Garvey...
  • First Confession 2022

    March 9th 2022 First Confession Congratulations to the boys and girls from our first classes, who made their First Confession this evening in St Paul's Church. I'm sure they're all pleased to have taken the first step on the road to making their F...
  • Mullingar Voices

    February 10th 2022 Mullingar Voices   Mullingar Arts Centre has three wonderful nights of music coming up in March. A selection of songs that have been written by local musicians will be transformed into a choral celebration. St Colman's are delig...
  • First Confession 2021

    June 11th 2021 First Confession Congratulations to the boys and girls from our first classes, who made their First Confession this morning in St Paul's Church. I'm sure they're all pleased to have taken the first step on the road to making their F...
  • Fun making Butter!

    May 24th 2021 Fun making Butter! Have you ever made butter? Last week, the boys and girls in Mrs Deane's/Mrs Slevin's First Class did, and all they needed was cream and some clean glass jars!  Each pod was given a glass jar, which they filled h...
  • Loving Poetry!

    May 17th 2021 Loving Poetry! The poet Percy Bysshe Shelly said that poetry is the 'Expression of the Imagination'. One student who loves to use her imagination to create wonderful poems is Aoife Irvine from Ms Mulcair's Fourth Class. Aoife also loves ...
  • Sunshine Smiles

    April 26th 2021 Sunshine Smiles   Glorious sunshine brings smiles to all our faces, so there were an abundance of smiles around the school today! Many classes took the opportunity to go outside and enjoy the wonderful weather. The boys and girls...
  • 3D Shapes

    April 23rd 2021 3D Shapes   The boys and girls in Ms Molloy's Second Class have been learning all about 3D shapes in their Maths lessons. A 3D or three dimensional shape is a solid figure, object or shape that has three dimensions - length, width ...
  • Balloon Powered Cars

    April 21st 2021 Balloon-Powered Cars   The students in Mr O'Reilly's Fifth Class have been learning how to design and build a balloon-powered car in their Science lessons. Balloons are elastic and store potential energy when they are filled with a...
  • Hot Chocolate Treat - Pupil's Page

    December 19th 2020 Hot Chocolate Treat When the days get shorter and the temperature drops, what could be better to warm you up than a steaming cup of hot chocolate! The lucky boys and girls in Mrs Gilligan's Fourth Class enjoyed that very treat this ...
  • Schooltime Shoutout

    December 11th 2020 Schooltime Shoutout For those of you who travel to school by car in the mornings, you might listen to the radio on the way. If you listen to Breakfast with Doireann and Eoghan on 2FM, you'll have heard the Schooltime Shoutout. Child...
  • Save Dublin Zoo

    November 27th 2020 Save Dublin Zoo! On November 18th, you may have heard the news that Dublin Zoo was in danger of closing after being hit badly by the Covid-19 pandemic and the restrictions that came with it. The popular tourist attraction launched t...
  • Creative Writing

    November 12th 2020 Creative Writing   The boys and girls in Mrs Walters'/Mrs Deane's First Class have been covering the topic of creative writing during their English lessons. After exploring all the ways to develop their writing skills last week,...
  • Women in Harmony - Christmas Single

    November 10th 2020 Women in Harmony Christmas Single     Congratulations to Chloe Cahill from Ms Murphy's Sixth Class who made it through to the final of the recent Women in Harmony online competition. Chloe, who attends singing lessons, ...
  • The Great Famine

    November 5th 2020 The Great Famine   The boys and girls from Mr O'Reilly's Fifth Class have been learning all about the Great Famine 1845 - 1849. It is believed that as many as 1 million Irish men, women and children perished during the famine and...
  • I am Special!

    October 18th 2020 I am Special   The boys and girls in Ms Kelly's Junior Infant Class are covering the topic 'All About Me' in SPHE. They have discussed the many ways that they are different from each other and the many similarities they have too....
  • Pinkalicious

    October 16th 2020 Pinkalicious   While many of us were wondering what to do with ourselves during the lockdown, one young student in Ms Hamill's First Class found a novel way (excuse the pun) to keep herself busy. Grace Farry put pen to paper and ...