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School Newsletter – June 2017

Induction Day for next year’s Junior Infants took place.   The Summer Sale of Work organised by Sixth Class raised a total of €414.   The Connacht Inter County Hurling Go-Games Blitz took place at Pearse Stadium in Galway, with … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – May 2017

The Ceremony of Light took place in Kilmovee Church for the Children who were preparing for Confirmation.   The sacrament of Confirmation was administered by Bishop Brendan Kelly in St. Celsus Church, Kilkelly to the pupils of Fifth and Sixth … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – April 2017

Children from First Class and upwards began tennis lessons with Tim Clarke.   Seán O’Dowd and Aoibhe Duffy were winners of an Easter themed word search / colouring competition run by Barna Recycling.   Eugene Ivers returned to the school … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – March 2017

Mrs. Warde brought her pupils to Ballaghaderreen Library where the pupils were treated to an hour of story-telling with author June Duffy.   Pupils from Second to Fourth Class had four taster sessions of French with Transition Year Students from … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – February 2017

Catholic Schools Week was celebrated, the highlight of which was Grandparents’ Day.  Fr Sherlock conducted a short prayer service to which all Grandparents had been invited. He emphasised the importance of Grandparents in the lives of children and the positive … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – January 2017

Well done to Sixth Class pupil David McCann on his successful art entry in a county based competition organised by the Road Safety Authority for the promotion of Road Safety. David was invited to an awards ceremony in Mayo Education … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – December 2016

A Prayer Service was held for all pupils, to celebrate The Feast of The Immaculate Conception.   Prize Winners in the Art Competition organised by Ballaghaderreen Credit Union were Caitlin Llongo and Oran Frain.   Quiz Team-Tom Horan, Sean O’Dowd, … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – November 2016

Quiz Team members Tom Horan, Sean O’Dowd, Coilin Duffy and Caoimhe Duffy claimed second prize at the Library Services Quiz held in Ballaghaderreen. This placing qualified the team to compete at county level (Roscommon) in December.   The boys in … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – October 2016

Fred the Magician came to the school and delighted the children with his unique blend of magic and music.   The Photographer visited the school.   The older boys and girls participated in the Mini-Sevens competition, with the boys winning … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – September 2016

We welcomed eight children into Junior Infants this year-Aoibhe Duffy, Kayleigh Duffy, Caitlín Llongo,  Sean Hunt, Oisín Lynchehaun, Patrick Duffy, Killian Roddy and Cian Roddy.   Winners from the school in the Art Competition organised by Urlaur Pattern Committee were … Continue reading

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