Today is the last day of the school term – 2014/2015. A big thank you to all in the school and local community who helped out and supported various events, that took place in the school throughout the year. Have a great summer. From Ballyneale NS.
Sponsorship cards are now available from John on 089 4946590 for the Ballyneale NS Cycle Fundraiser taking place on Saturday the 11th July from Ballyneale School. There are two routes – 50K and 100K. There is also a free family fun 5k cycle on Friday the 10th July at 7pm. There will be refreshments available for theContinue reading “Ballyneale NS Cycle Fundraiser”
Pupils from 5th and 6th Class enjoyed a hike up Slievenamon today with teachers and parents. The walk was to say goodbye and best of luck to 6th class students – Róisín, Tommy, Hazel, Leon, Caoimhe, P.J., Eimhin and Tom. It was also a perfect opportunity to raise the newly achieved Health Promoting Schools Flag. Ballyneale NSContinue reading “Slievenamon Walk”
As a final farewell treat for 6th class, Ms. Whelan’s 5th and 6th class, along with parents, are climbing to the summit of Slievenamon this Monday coming. All parents are welcome to join in the hike.
Today we had an emotional graduation mass for our 6th class students who are leaving us this year. It was also a time to reflect on the past school year, with all its activities and achievements. Please take some time to look back on previous posts from the Ballyneale NS school year 2014/2015.
Sponsorship cards are now available at the school for the Ballyneale NS Cycle Fundraiser taking place on Saturday the 11th July from Ballyneale School [change of date due to Tipperary match.] There are two routes – 50K and 100K. There is also a free family fun 5k cycle on Friday the 10th July at 7pm. ThereContinue reading “Cycle Fundraiser”
This week we had a drumming and recorder performance in the school. Rhythm and Shakes led the students in a performance of African drums and chimes. Students from 1st to 6th took part in this. Their performance went down a treat. Thank you to Rhythm and Shakes for such excellent, professional work with the students over the pastContinue reading “Drumming and Recorder Performance”
On Tuesday boys and girls from the school visited two farm houses in the area to re-enact some scenes from rural Ireland long ago. This was for the school’s entry to The Clonmel Show photography competition taking place next month. A big thank you to Mary O’Hanlon for organising the event and to Marian Hearne forContinue reading “Clonmel Show History Project”
The John Walsh Memorial Football Blitz was held on Tuesday the 16th in Clerihan. Girls from 5th and 6th class participated in the event. They played against Clerihan, Lisronagh and Ballylooby to get to a final match which they won by a point. This is the second shield the girls have won in the space ofContinue reading “The John Walsh Memorial Blitz”