Congratulations to the swimmers who represented the school on Saturday in Limerick at the Munster Schools Swimming Championships. A special mention to Eibhlis who qualified for the National Championships in Dublin next February in the 50m Butterfly.
St. Vincent de Paul have started their Christmas food appeal. Last Christmas, through the generosity of people in the areas surrounding Carrick on Suir they were able to distribute 85 hampers to those in need. The student council are organising the collection of non-perishable goods for the Christmas food appeal, the hamper is located justContinue reading “St. Vincent de Paul”
We will have 3 volunteers from MSD (Anna Murphy, Jason Ryan and Jamie Kiely) visiting the school under the Junior Achievement Ireland programme. They will be visiting for 5 weeks. It is a great programme centred around inspiring and motivating young people to realise their potential by valuing education and understanding how to succeed in theContinue reading “Junior Achievement”
The pupils of 3rd and 4th took part in the FAI Futsal non-competitive blitz in Thurles. We were so fortunate that the weather was so mild and dry as it was held outdoors this year on an astro pitch. All involved had a great time. All of the matches we were involved in were veryContinue reading “Futsal”
We have been lucky to have been part of the artist in residence scheme. A very big thank you to Magueritte Kent who has been fantastic and spent many long hours sharing her skills and techniques with the children. The past few months there has been trojan work in every room to produce a tapestry andContinue reading “Suir Art Project”
We are a health promoting school, the past few years we have reviewed our levels of physical activity and promoted healthy eating in the school. The results have had all positive benefits for the children. This year we will focusing on Mental Health and Wellbeing as well as maintaining what we have achieved thus far. WeContinue reading “Health Promoting”
The Red Kettle drama group were in the school on November 14th, capturing the children’s imagination with a story involving Normal Norman and his pal Weird Waldo. It was very entertaining and the children engaged in the whole process. Thanks again to the Red Kettle group for the entertainment. Fantastic performances!!
Best of luck to Eibhlis, Annie and Thomas who are competing in the Munster championships this weekend in the University of Limerick.
It was with great anticipation and excitement that Liam McCarthy and the Irish Press Cup arrived to our school on Monday morning. We would like to say a big thank you to John O’Keefe and Donnagh Maher who escorted Liam to the school, secondly to all that came in to share in the experience, andContinue reading “Liam McCarthy”
Michael Murphy’s CD launch was held on Friday November 18th in Ballyneale Community Hall. It was an great success and nice to see all the people that turned up in support. For anyone who would still like to purchase a CD as an early Christmas gift, they are available in the School, Lisadobber Pub and TheContinue reading “CD Launch”