Archive for May, 2018

‘Meet and Greet’ Date for Incoming Class

There will be a ‘Meet and Greet’ session in the school for the 2018-19 incoming class of Junior Infants on Thursday, 7th June from 1-2 pm.   This will give the children an opportunity to meet their classmates while the School Principal will outline general school practices and procedures.

Spelling Bee Champion

Congratulations to Jack in 6th Class who won this years Ulster Easons Spelling Bee Championship in Belfast recently and represented Ulster in the All Ireland Final in the Helix in DCU on June 14th.  Jack had a tremendous showing on the day, finishing as Aii Ireland runner-up, earning himself a goodie bag and €3,000 of books for our school library.
Congraddukulationsions Jack!

Garda Visit to Junior Infants

Many thanks to Gardaí Colm and Méabh who visited the Junior Infants recently.  All enjoyed donning Garda hats, the noise of sirens and the informative talk.

Please visit the Junior Infant section on the website for photos.

Fifth Class visit Highland Radio Studios

Visit to Kilmacrennan Abbey

Pupils from our school recently went on a Field Trip to Kilmacrennan Abbey.  It was a most enjoyable and informative outing. Pupils from our school recently went on a Field Trip to Kilmacrennan Abbey and graveyard.

Art Appreciation Day

Please click on the link below for Invitation to Art Appreciation Day on Wednesday 16th May from 1:15p.m to 3.00p.m. in the School Gym.


invitation to art aprreciation day

  • School Holidays

    • Halloween Mid-Term 2019
      All schools will close from Monday 28th October 2018 to Friday 1st November 2019 inclusive.
    • School Planning Day 12th Nov
      The school will close for pupils/ School Planning Day for staff.
    • Christmas Holidays
      Closing on Friday 20th  December 2019; Re-opening on Monday 6th January 2020.
    • Mid-term 2020
      The school will close on Thursday, February 20th and Friday, February 21st.
    • St Patrick's Day
      The school will close on March 17th, 2020.
    • Easter Holidays
      The school will close on Friday, 3rd April and re-open on Monday, 20th April.
    • May Bank Holiday
      Closed on Monday, 4th May.
    • June Bank Holiday
      Closed on Monday, 1st June.
    • Provisional Summer Closing Date
      The school will close on Friday, 19th June.

      All dates are provisional and subject to change.

      The BOM reserves the right to use the first three days of the Easter Holidays to make up for unforeseen closures.