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  • Leaf Creatures

    October 8th 2020 Leaf Creatures   Despite the forecast for rain this week, we were delighted to have several crisp, autumnal days. Never one to miss an opportunity, Ms Hamill took advantage of good weather and took her first class students on a na...
  • Party Time 2020

    September 25th 2020 Party Time   The boys and girls from our third classes had a treat in store for them today. Mrs Mulcair worked her magic in the school hall once again and prepared a party for each class. In line with the new Covid-19 regulatio...
  • First Holy Communion 2020

    September 24th 2020 First Holy Communion 2020   Congratulations to the boys and girls from Mrs Healy Donoghue's Third Class who received their First Holy Communion yesterday and to the boys and girls in Ms Clarke's Third Class who rece...
  • Confirmation and Fond Farewell to Sixth Classes

    August 26th 2020 A Fond Farewell   As we prepare to return to school next week, the time comes to say a fond farewell to our sixth class students, most of whom have been with us for the last eight years.   The children are moving to...
  • Siopa Bréagáin 2020

    March 11th 2020 Siopa Bréagáin Bhí lá iontach againn i Scoil Cholmáin inniu. Mar chuid den céiliúradh do Seachtain na Gaeilge d’eagraigh na daltaí ó rang a cúig Jumble Sale le difríocht amháin...bhí ar gach duine a chuid gnó a dhéanam...
  • First Confession 2020

    March 4th 2020 First Confession Congratulations to the 75 boys and girls from First Class who made their First Confession tonight in St Paul's Church. I'm sure they're all pleased to have taken the first step on the road to making their First Holy...
  • Pancake Tuesday 2020

    February 25th 2020 Pancake Tuesday The wonderful aroma of tasty pancakes wafted along the corridors of St Colman's today as many classes treated themselves to Pancakes, to celebrate 'Shrove Tuesday' or 'Pancake Tuesday' as it is more commonly known.&n...
  • Aladdin Success!

    February 3rd 2020 Aladdin Success! Following the roaring success of 'The Jungle Story' last year, Mrs Garvey thought this should become a yearly event and so, back in September 2019, our fifth class students began preparations for their own show, 'Ala...
  • Aladdin Update

    January 16th 2020 Aladdin Update Our fifth class students have been busy working on their performances of the Disney classic 'Aladdin', since September. Now with only two weeks to go, the excitement is definitely building. All the rehearsals have take...
  • Feile Rince Tulach Mhór

    January 13th 2020 Feile Rince Tulach Mhór   Kara Mc Keown and Faye Mc Donald from Mrs Gilligan's Third Class are members of the Fiona Gallagher School of Dance. Yesterday, the girls travelled to Tullamore to take part in a feis and came h...
  • Break Time Entertainment

    December 5th 2019 Break time Entertainment   After finishing six weeks of dancing lessons with dance teacher, Siobhan Moore, the students from Mrs Lyons' Fourth Class thought it would be a shame if no-one saw the dances they had learned. So a plan...
  • Buddy System

    November 25th 2019 Buddy System Every Friday, our sixth class students partner up with the boys and girls from Ms Hamill's Senior Infant Class and Ms Kelly's & Ms Mc Laughlin's Junior Infant Classes. Over many weeks, the older students will e...
  • Chef Weronika

    November 15th 2019 Chef Weronika   Our junior infants were delighted to welcome Chef Weronika Cybula into their classrooms today. Over the past two weeks, the boys and girls have been pretending to be chefs, while covering the topic, 'The Restaura...
  • Biodiversity Nature Walk

    November 5th 2019 Biodiversity Nature Walk   Mullingar Shamrocks G.F.C. has recently opened a beautiful biodiversity nature walk around the G.A.A. pitch. Information plaques have been erected in various locations on the walk, each one specifi...
  • Aistear 2019

    November 6th 2019 Aistear Aistear is an early years curriculum developed in 2009 by NCCA (National Council for Curriculum and Assessment) and designed specifically for children between birth and six years of age. The word Aistear is the Irish word for...
  • Plants and Flowers

    October 9th 2019 Plants and Flowers   The boys and girls in Ms Hamill's Senior Infant Class are learning all about plants and flowers and they're loving every minute. Student teacher, Ms Allan, first introduced the subject during their Science les...
  • Houdini Visits First Class

    October 4th 2019 Houdini Visits First Class! Over the last few weeks, the boys and girls in Mrs Gavin's First Class have been learning about and researching 'the war on plastic'. They learned that plastic waste is a major problem in our oceans an...
  • Prepatations for First Holy Communion Begin..

    October 3rd 2019 Preparation for First Holy Communion Begins...   This morning, the pupils from Mrs Healy-Donoghue's and Mr O'Reilly's Second Classes attended 9.15am Mass in St Paul's Church, officiated by Fr Joe Campbell. This is in preparation f...
  • An Autumn Nature Walk

    September 17th 2019 An Autumn Nature Walk   The weather has been quite changeable since we came back to school, so, with a forecast for good weather this week, it was time for a nature walk. And that's exactly what the boys and girls from Ms ...
  • Settling in Well 2019

    September 13th 2019 Settling in Well The first two weeks of school have passed very quickly and by now, everyone has settled into their new routine. Our junior infants are really enjoying their new experience in 'Big School'. Although their days ...