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School Newsletter – June 2018

The Connacht Inter County Hurling Go-Games Blitz took place at Galway GAA Centre with Mayo Cumann na mBunscol fielding four teams for the event. The blitz also included teams from Roscommon, Sligo, Leitrim and Galway. Coilín Duffy, Jonathan Regan, Kevin … Continue reading

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School Newsletter- May 2018

Children in Second Class planted vegetable and herb seeds with the help of SNA Pauline Regan. The children then took responsibility for looking after their potted seeds and watched with delight as they grew.   The boys reached the County … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – April 2018

Fifth and Sixth Class boys and girls took part in the Spar FAI Primary School 5s Competition, which is organised in a blitz format with the emphasis on fun and inclusivity.   The boys reached the County Quarter Finals of … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – March 2018

• Mike Raleigh recommenced hurling training with the older boys ahead of the Mini Sevens Competition. • The Under-Eleven Quiz team competed at Chapter Level of the Credit Union Quiz in Ballina. • Transition Year students from St. Joseph’s Community … Continue reading

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School Newsletter- February 2018

• Three teams from the school took part in the local area Cumann na mBunscol Sports Quiz. Claiming second prize on the night were Caoimhe Duffy, Amy Sharkey, Coilin Duffy and Peter Horan. This qualified the team to compete at … Continue reading

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School Newsletter-January 2018

The boys in Third and Fourth Classes participated in the Futsal F.A.I Blitz in Charlestown, where they won all of their matches.   Well done to Fifth Class pupils Gráinne Hunt and Aoibhínn Duffy on their successful art entries in … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – December 2017

Prize Winners in the Art Competition organised by Ballaghaderreen Credit Union were Breen Golden and Alex Egan. Well done boys on your artistic endeavours!   Pupils and Staff attended mass on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Kilmovee Church. … Continue reading

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School Newsletter – November 2017

Quiz Team members Matthew Boylan, Anna Hughes, Stephen Shiel 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.   Pupils from each … Continue reading

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School Newsletter-October 2017

Dr. Celeste Ray, Professor of Anthropology at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee visited the school and gave a talk to the pupils from Second to Sixth Class on the topic of Holy Wells in Ireland.   The … Continue reading

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School Newsletter-September 2017

We welcomed six children into Junior Infants this year-Noah Duffy, Chloe Roddy, James Kelly, Áine Duffy, Carly Egan and Ronan Duffy.   Winners from the school in the Colouring/Wordsearch/Poetry Competitions organised by Urlaur Pattern Committee were Patrick Duffy, Steven Rush, … Continue reading

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