Monthly Archives: May 2013

Galway Football Association.

Last Tuesday 28th May we won our under 11 division 1 league, beating Oughterard 2-1. We are also in the premier cup final tonight Tuesday the 11th June. Well done to everyone on the panel.    

Athletics – May 2013

  Athletics After many trials throughout the school, 23 boys were chosen to represent the school in Cumann na mBunscoile County Athletics. We trained very hard for 2months with Ms.Mc Guire on most Lunch breaks. Our technique was improving and we were getting fitter day by day. We worked on sprinting, long distance running and…

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Day 29.05.’13

Mr Birmingham’s Fourth Class and Mr Mr Mulrooney’s Fourth Class both had 95% of the boys walking or cycling to school today. They didn’t let Ms Lally’s class win a Hat Trick! Well Done to ALL who support this project and make an effort to walk or cycle to school on Wednesdays.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Day 15.05.’13

Ms Lally’s fifth class made a very determined effort to win the golden boot this week. 95% of the boys walked or cycled to school today. The pressure is on now as other classes are eager to win the golden boot. Well done to ALL who supported the event.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. day – 8th May 2013

Even though the weather was not very inviting this morning one of our classes made a very determined effort to support our Green School Project. 95% of the boys walked or cycled to school today. This week the winning class is Mr Birmingham’s Fourth Class. Well done to ALL who took part.

Oesophageal Cancer Fund

We wish to say a BIG thank you to all of the pupils who supported the recent Oesophageal Cancer Lollipop Day. Each morning the boys queued excitedly to buy a lollipop to support this very worthy cause. The school raised €200 which we were delighted to hand over to the Oesophageal  Cancer Fund.

Paper Airplanes

Making Paper Airplanes In Geography we were studying about raw materials being recycled. We talked about the paper trail and watched a video on a paper recycling factory. We decided we would reuse paper ourselves. We looked at the Japanese art of paper folding called origami. We decided as a class to make paper planes.…


Ms Barrett’s Class have been busy using Morphun to create some very interesting models. Aaron made a Jack-in-the-box and a model of the moon. Dylan made a firefly. Below you can see some of the other Morphun models.

W.O.W. Day 01.05.’13

For the second week running Mr Mulrooney’s Fourth class are the proud winners of the Golden Boot. Well done to ALL who made the effort to walk or cycle to school.