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  • LEGO WeDo

    June 14th 2018 LEGO WeDo   Mrs Garvey recently aquired some new equipment called LEGO WeDo. She needed some students to try it out and she didn't have to look far. The boys and girls in Mr Beehan's Sixth Class were happy to take on the challenge. ...
  • Fun on an Obstacle Course - Sixth Class

    June 14th 2018 Fun on an Obstacle Course Our sixth class students were very busy this morning creating an obstacle course on the grass in front of the school and in the upper playground. Each station was manned and an invitation was sent to the junior...
  • Fun on an Obstacle Course

    June 14th 2018 Fun on an Obstacle Course   Our sixth class students were very busy this morning creating an obstacle course on the grass in front of the school and in the upper playground. Each station was manned and an invitation was sent to the ...
  • Basketball Blitz

    June 13th 2018 Basketball Blitz Eighteen of our sixth class students took part in a 'Westmeath Basketball Blitz' in Streete last week. They all played very well but were unfortunately beaten in the semi-final. Well done everyone! ...
  • Staff V's Sixth Class Girls 2018

    June 12th 2018 Staff V's Sixth Class Girls The eagerly awaited staff v's sixth class girls basketball match took place in the lower playground this afternoon. All classes made their way to the playground to support the teams. The competition was inten...
  • Tag Rugby

    June 11th 2018 Tag Rugby   The green area at the front of the school was fully occupied for most of the day. The photos below show Mr Boyles Fifth Class enjoying Tag Rugby.  ...
  • Tug of War 2018

    June 11th 2018 Tug of War   We were very happy to once again welcome Cathy Sheerin to the school to impart some of her extensive knowledge of 'Tug of War' to the children. Below the children from Ms Kiernan's Senior Infant Class try out some of th...
  • Duathlon

    June 7th 2018 Duathlon Lucy Creevy from Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's Second Class is quite the seasoned runner. Last Monday she took part in a duathlon which was held in the town park. Lucy swam four lengths of the pool and followed that with ...
  • Gaelic Tournament

    June 7th 2018 Gaelic Tournament Four classmates, Rory Kelly, Paddy Colleary, Elliott Harte and Ben Murphy from Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's Second Class are all members of Shamrocks G.F.C.  On Monday night last, they took part in an U10 Gaelic tourn...
  • Ice Cream Anybody?

    May 31st 2018 Ice Cream Anybody?   This wonderful spell of fine weather has us all reaching for something to cool us down. Our sixth class students in Mr Beehan's Class were inspired by the good weather to have a creative Science lesson this week....
  • Parachute Fun in the Sun

    May 24th 2018 Parachute Fun in the Sun The boys and girls from Mrs Gavin's Junior Infant Class took advantage of the bright, sunny weather today and had some fun outside with a parachute! ...
  • New to Gymnastics

    May 22nd 2018 New to Gymnastics   Ella Beehan from Ms Kiernan's Senior Infant Class has just recently joined Bounce Gymnastic Club. She passed her Level 1 gym award. The first of many I'm sure. ...
  • Irish Dancing Success

    May 21st 2018 Irish Dancing Success   Megan Brock from Mr Boyle's Fifth Class is a member of the O'Reilly Bransfield School of Dance, Longford. She has been dancing for five years. Recently she took part in a competition in Ballinalee and won 7 tr...
  • The Salmon of Knowledge

    May 18th 2018 The Salmon of Knowledge   Irish Folklore has been passed down from generation to generation. There are many stories about Fionn Mc Cumhaill, one of which is the Salmon of Knowledge. An old man called Finnegas catches the Salmon of Kn...
  • Boxing Classmates

    May 14th 2018 Boxing Classmates Erin Murray from Ms Murphy's Third Class is a member of Elite Boxing Club. She recently took part in a competition in St Conleth's Boxing Club in Kildare. She was very happy to walk away with a trophy in the U10 a...
  • Gymnastics Awards

    May 16th 2018 Gymnastics Awards Hannah Andrews from Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's Second Class has been a member of Bounce Gymnastics Club for four years. Last Monday, Hannah passed her level 6 gym award.    Hannah's cla...
  • Party Time - Communion 2018

    April 30th 2018 Party Time The children from our second classes had a very busy day yesterday as they celebrated their First Holy Communion with their families, but there was still plenty in store for them today! They arrived in school this morning in...
  • First Holy Communion 2018

    April 29th 2017 First Holy Communion Congratulations to the 70 boys and girls from Ms Mc Laughlin's, Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's and Ms Campbell's Second Classes who received their First Holy Communion today in St Paul's Church. We hope you all ...
  • Bear Snores On

    April 24th 2018 Bear Snores On   'Story time' has always been a firm favourite in our infant classes. The boys and girls in Mrs Gavin's Junior Infant Class are reading 'Bear Snores on' by Karma Wilson at the moment and they love it! In the story, ...
  • Great Ireland Run

    April 16th 2018 Great Ireland Run   Lucy Creevy from Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's Second Class loves to run. Yesterday she took part in the Mini Garmin Great Ireland Run, which took place in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. Holly ran 1.5K in a great tim...