Monthly Archives: April 2013


Colm created this Stop Motion Animation Video. He used marla to make the characters.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Day 24.04.’13

One class in particular made a very determined effort to walk or cycle to school today.     95% of the class supported the event. The winning class this week is Mr Mulrooney’s Fourth Class. Well Done to ALL who made the effort.  

Confirmation – April 2013

Congratulations to the boys in Sixth Class who were confirmed on Saturday. On the 20th of April, the 6th classes of Tuam made their confirmation.  St. Pats and the Pres made theirs together at eleven and Gaeilscoil, Mercy and Gardenfield made theirs together at two. A week before the confirmation my Dad booked a hotel…

Science Work

Here are some of the 4th class boys, busy with science work. At the moment 3rd and 4th classes are putting together a folder for the ‘Award of Science Excellence’. Some of the work includes- designing paper bridges, making paper helicopters, checking the temperature outdoors and examining local trees for ‘bud burst’.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Day 17.04.’13

Even though the weather was not very inviting today some of our boys walked or cycled to school today. Ms Nolan’s Third Class made a big effort with over 80% of the boys braving the elements. They are the proud winners of the Golden Boot this week. Well Done to ALL who took part.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Days

WOW RULES 1. Children & staff must walk or cycle to school on WOW days if they wish to be counted. Walking home from school will not be counted. 2. For children who live too far from town to walk all of the way to school, they must at least walk from Supermacs The Cathedral…

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Days

From Wednesday 17th April car pooling will no longer be included in our W.O.W. days Boys will be encouraged to walk or cycle to school on Wednesdays. This is to promote a healthy life style. Boys can walk from the traffic lights at the entrance to the Parkmore Estate near the supermarket, the Cathedral car park…

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Day 10.04.0’13

We had our first W.O.W. Day this term. A high percentage of people supported the return of this project. The winning class this week is Mr Birmingham’s Fourth Class. 86% of the class walked, cycled or car pooled. Well Done to ALL who took part and made the effort.

W.O.W. / C.O.W. Days

Now that the weather is showing signs of improving we are going to restart our  W.O.W. / C.O.W. Days. We will be encouraging people to walk, cycle or car pool on Wednesdays. In the past these days have been very well supported. We hope that as many people as possible will support this project. The…