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  • Remembering World War 1

    February 15th 2017 Remembering World War 1 World War 1 (WW1), also known as the Great War or the First World War lasted from July 28th 1914 until November 11th 1918. The war which originated in Europe was fought by two large families of countries. The A...
  • Valentine Love Bug

    February 14th 2017 Valentine Butterflies   Traditionally, St Valentine's Day is a time when we say 'I love you' to a special person in our lives. Gifts and cards are exchanged and kindness is shown. Needless to say, art lessons throughout the scho...
  • WIDA Mullingar Irish Open

    February 14th 2017 WIDA Mullingar Open Congratulations to Emily Mc Sherry from Ms Kiernan's Second Class who took part in the WIDA (World Irish Dance Association) Mullingar Open Feis in the Mullingar Park Hotel last Saturday. Emily is a member o...
  • Chinese New Year 2017

    February 14th 2017 Chinese New Year Chinese New Year, also known as 'Spring Festival', is an important Chinese festival marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, so the date changes from year to year. In 2017, the first day of the Chinese New Year was...
  • Irish Dancing Trio - Fifth/Sixth Classes

    February 13th 2017 Irish Dancing Trio Amy Devanney from Ms Morris' Senior Infant Class, Molly O'Donnell from Mrs Farrell's First Class and Rania Connell from Ms Skelly's Fifth Class are all members of the Emerald Lakes School of Irish Dance. The danci...
  • Irish Dancing Trio - First/Second Classes

    February 13th 2017 Irish Dancing Trio Amy Devanney from Ms Morris' Senior Infant Class, Molly O'Donnell from Mrs Farrell's First Class and Rania Connell from Ms Skelly's Fifth Class are all members of the Emerald Lakes School of Irish Dance. The danci...
  • Irish Dancing Trio

    February 13th 2017 Irish Dancing Trio   Amy Devanney from Ms Morris' Senior Infant Class, Molly O'Donnell from Mrs Farrell's First Class and Rania Connell from Ms Skelly's Fifth Class are all members of the Emerald Lakes School of Irish Dance. The...
  • 10@10

    Februaury 10th 2017 10@10   The T.V. programme 'Operation Transformation' has been running for ten years. To celebrate, they have asked every primary school in Ireland to take part in an event called 10@10, where children from all over Ireland wil...
  • Farming Today and in the Past

    February 10th 2017 Farming Today and in the Past The boys and girls in Ms Kiernan's Second Class had a very special visitor this morning. Classmate Nicole Pentony asked her grandmother, Mrs Breda Slattery, to call in and speak to the children about fa...
  • Our Local Area

    February 8th 2017 Our Local Area   Mrs Walters' Third Class has been learning all about their local area in their Geography lessons. Their learning took many different forms e.g. reading geography books, researching topics online, interviewing rel...
  • St Brigid's Day 2017 - Pupils page

    February 1st 2017 St Brigid's Day  Today is St Brigid's Feast Day, also known as Lá Fhéile Bhríde and it marks the first day of Spring. St Brigid was born at Faughart near Dundalk, Co Louth and is one of Ireland's patron saints, along with Patri...
  • St Brigid's Day Walk 2017

    February 2nd 2017 St Brigid's Day Walk   Every year, students and staff of St Brigid's School go on an annual walk/pilgrimage to St Brigid's Well, near Cullion in Mullingar. Our sixth class students, along with students from Presentation N.S., St ...
  • Design a T-Shirt

    February 1st 2017 Design a T-Shirt   Scott Sweeney from Mrs Fagan's & Mrs Brennan's First Class chose an inventive way to celebrate St Brigid on her feast day. Using fabric gel pens that he received as a Christmas present and a white t-shi...
  • Man of the Match

    January 27th 2017 Man of the Match   Congratulations to Peter Finch from Mr Geraghty's Fourth Class who was selected as 'Man of the Match' in his debut for the school hurling team when they played against St Mary's N.S. He had an outstanding...
  • World War 1 Trench Experience

    January 26th 2017 World War 1 Trench Experience   Ms Skelly's Fifth Class has been learning all about World War 1 (WW1) in their History lessons. Today, Ms Skelly and her students took a trip to Cavan County Museum in Ballyjamesduff, to visit the ...
  • Special Invitation 2016

    December 20th 2016 Special Invitation 2016   The boys and girls in Ms Mulcair's Junior Infant Class received a very special invitation to attend a fun Christmas Party in Mullingar Community College, hosted by the childcare students. The children ...
  • Design a Jumper & Design a Christmas Jumper - pupils page

    December 12th 2016 Quite the Sportsman!   One of our young fifth class students had a very busy weekend indeed. Tadhg Sheridan from Ms Skelly's Fifth Class is a member of the Olympic Boxing Club and on Saturday, he took part in the Longford/Westme...
  • Special Christmas Wishes

    December 15th 2016 Special Christmas Wishes   The parents of the children in Ms Kiernan's Second Class received a nice surprise in the post this morning. Among all the usual unwelcome bills was a very special Christmas card! Ms Kiernan's student...
  • Light the Lights!

    December 9th 2016 Light the Lights!   At 1:20pm today, Mrs Garvey called all of our junior infant children to the front of the school beside the outdoor Christmas Tree. She had a very important job to do and she asked the children for assistance. ...
  • Just a Reminder

    December 8th 2016 Just a Reminder..   St Colman's Christmas Fair is on Sunday next, December 11th at 11.15am in the school hall. Today, I got a sneak preview of the wonderful Christmas Treat Plates designed by our sixth class students. No home sho...