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Mini League Final

Well done to all the children who participated in this year’s mini league competition. Today’s final was very exciting with both teams giving their all and playing some great football. It was a close game with Leitrim winning after extra time. Well done to both Leitrim and their opponents Sligo. A big thank you to Ruth for refereeing and to the four umpires who
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School Tour -2nd Class

On June 21st we went to Jump Street and Lough key Forest Park. It was such a great day and everyone really enjoyed all the jumping around. Tom C- “I liked the trampolines because they were fun to jump on”. Denis – “My favourite part of the tour was when we were eating the food in Jump Street”. Ryan – “My favourite part of
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Fun in the Sun – 2nd Class

We had a Wimbledon style afternoon of fun on June 25th. We played tennis and enjoyed ice-cream and strawberries. Nixie- “I thought it was really cool as we got to experience what Wimbledon is like”. Ronan -“I liked having ice-cream and I got lots of energy out of it for the tennis”.


Active Week in Junior Infants

We were very busy during active week. We tried lots of different activities including yoga, orienteering, space hoppers, scooters and the parachute. We also went for walks/runs with fourth class and fifth class.  


Cumann na mBunscol Pizza and Fair Play Award

On Friday all the children who participated in the Cumann na mBunscol competition were treated to pizza for representing the school. Their attitude was also rewarded as the school won the Fair Play Award for schools in our group as well as the overall county award for fair play. Well done to everyone.  


Football Kicking Competition

Congratulations to Anna McDaniel who won the final of the kicking competition in Collooney on Wednesday.  She was the outright winner after missing only one of her kicks.


Amigos Gaelic Skills Challenge

Well done to all the children who took part in the amigos Gaelic skills challenge. The girls team consisted of Anna, Ellen, Lauren and Susannah and Hubert, Jack and Stefan represented the boys. Both teams performed well with the girls winning their competition. Susannah wrote an account of the competition. On Friday Anna, Ellen, Lauren and I took part in the Amigos competition. We
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Primary Schools Cross Country

Well done to all the children who represented the school in the Sligo County Primary Schools Cross Country in the I.T. on Saturday morning. The junior teams ran 1kilometre and the senior teams 1k200m. Congratulations to both the boys senior and junior teams who came third in their races and qualify for the Connacht Cross Country Competition. Anna and Sarah McDaniel qualified as individuals
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New Junior Infants Gaelic coach

On Wednesday we had our first Gaelic football coaching session.  


4th Class School Tour

Yesterday, the 25th of June, we went on our school tour to Donegal Adventure Centre. Here are some photos of our day away.