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  • All Ireland Boxing Winners

    April 11th 2018 All Ireland Boxing Winners Two of our young boxers, who are no strangers to winning competitions, have done it again! David Geoghegan from Mrs Connaughton's Sixth Class and Tadhg Sheridan from Mr Beehan's Sixth class are both members o...
  • Young Composers

    April 9th 2018 Young Composers   Our recent snowy weather might have left some feeling 'stir crazy' but not for two young musicians in St Colman's. Leon Griffin and Karol Lachowski from Ms Murphy's Third Class began trumpet lessons with Mr Gerry L...
  • Siopa Milseáin

    March 21st 2018 Siopa Milseáin   The students in our sixth classes enjoyed Seachtain na Gaeilge so much that they decided to continue it through to this week. Today, they held a Siopa Milseáin in their classes for everyone in the school. They ha...
  • Lá Fhéile Pádraig

    March 17th 2018 Lá Fheile Pádraig 2018   The boys and girls in Mrs Fagan's/Mrs Brennan's Second Class had great fun creating St Patrick's Day headbands to wear at the parade today. However you spend your St Patrick's Day, I hope you enjoy it! ...
  • Engineers Visit

    March 16th 2018 Engineers Visit The students from sixth class had the pleasure of welcoming Cathal Kilbane of ORS Engineering into their class today. They learned a lot about the work that engineers do before trying to build their own version of the E...
  • Comórtas Litriú

    March 15th 2018 Comórtas Litriú   Seachtain na Gaeilge is in full swing at Scoil Cholmáin Naofa. The hall was full of activity this afternoon as pupils from our fifth and sixth classes battled it out in our Comórtas Litriú. Between rounds, th...
  • Dancing Competition

    March 12th 2018 Dancing Competition   Five of our fifth class students took part in a dance competition yesterday. Aisling Granahan, Eve Hickey, Amy Corroon and Áine Creagh from Mr Boyle's Fifth Class and Abigail Johnston from Mrs Walters'/Mrs Sl...
  • Confirmation Memento 2018

    March 12th 2018 Confirmation Memento   Our sixth class students were very busy over the last few weeks preparing for their special Confirmation Day, which was on Saturday last. It all went off without a hitch and reports from the children today we...
  • Visiting Artists

    February 14th 2018 Visiting Artists   Today, we had the pleasure of welcoming two local artists to the school. Ms Ciara Ferris, mother to Ella May in Ms Campbell's Second Class and Ms Kathleen Ivory, mother to Ellen in Ms Hamill's Junior Infant Cl...
  • Valentine's Day 2018

    February 14th 2018 St Valentine's Day 2018 Love was in the air today as the boys and girls in Mrs Gavin's Junior Infant Class put the final touches to their St Valentine's Day art. The finished art work was wonderful and I'm sure it will bring a grea...
  • Pancake Tuesday

    February 13th 2018 Pancake Tuesday   The wonderful aroma of tasty pancakes wafted along the corridors of St Colman's today as many classes treated themselves to a Pancake party, to celebrate 'Shrove Tuesday' or Pancake Tuesday as it is more common...
  • Boxing Win - Jan 2018

    January 30th 2018 Boxing Win Two classmates from Mr Boyle's Fifth Class took part in the I.A.B.A. Longford/Westmeath County Board Championships on Sunday last. Patrick O'Herron, who is a memeber of the Rochfortbridge Boxing Club, boxed in the 35kg cat...
  • Extra Special Choose Time

    January 19th 2018 Extra Special Choose Time   Mrs Healy Donoghue's Third Class received a very special delivery today during second break. As the first class to completely fill their target chart, they were rewarded with a 'choose time' with a dif...
  • When I Grow Up I Want To Be......

    January 18th 2018 When I grow up I want to be.....   At some point in our school life we will hear the question - What do you want to be when you grow up? For most it can be a tricky question but not so for the children in Mrs Gavin's Junior Infan...
  • Christmas Tales - Third and Fourth Class

    December 22nd 2017 Christmas Tales This morning, Kevin Kelly from Ms Skelly's Fourth Class, treated everyone to a Christmas tale, which he read over the intercom. Kevin wrote the story himself. It was about a young girl who woke up in the night ...
  • Christmas Art Display

    December 21st 2017 Christmas Art Display The boys and girls from Mrs Farrell's First Class have been busy beavers over the last couple of weeks, producing Christmas art. Today, the fruits of their labour were on display in the hall for everyone to adm...
  • Irish Dancing Feis

    December 18th 2017 Irish Dancing Feis   Amy Devanney from Ms Spellman's First Class is no stranger to Irish Dancing competitions. She is a member of the Emerald Lakes Academy of Irish Dance since she was 3 years old. Yesterday she took part ...
  • Christmas Food Appeal 2017

    December 15th 2017 Christmas Food Appeal 2017   The annual Christmas Food Appeal has been running in the school over the past few weeks and was promoted and co-ordinated by Mrs Farrell's Second Class. They left boxes in every class and visited ...
  • New to Boxing

    December 14th 2017 New to Boxing   Joey Dinnegan from Mrs Healy-Donoghue's Third Class is a new member of Mullingar Elite Boxing Club. He trains three times a week and finds it very enjoyable. He recently took part in a club competition an...
  • Christmas Season Begins...

    December 13th 2017 Christmas Season Begins...   The St Colman's Christmas season got off to a flying start this morning with our first Christmas Play. The boys and girls in Mrs Gavin's Junior Infant Class performed 'Shine Star Shine' for family an...