Thank you to all parents and family members who attended the Easter walk around the block this morning. We had a lovely spring day that made it all the more enjoyable. Classes took part in an Easter egg hunt around the school grounds after the walk. The school reopens on Monday the 9th March.
The following are dates and destinations for our school trips: Junior and Senior Infants: Friday 18th May –Parson’s Green; First and Second Class: Wednesday 23rd May – Kingfisher, Waterford; Third – Sixth Class: To be finalised.
U13 Hurling 10th April at 11am in Newcastle; Camogie U13 11th April at 11am in Clerihan; Clonmel District Community Gardaí Primary School Gaelic Football Blitz 11th April Moyle Rovers GAA Complex at 11.30am; U11 Hurling 19th April in Cloneen at 11.30am; Camogie U11 25th April in Cloneen at 11.30am.
First Holy Communion for our 2nd Class pupils will take place on Sunday 20th May at 12.30.
Confirmation Ceremony will take place in St. Mary’s Church, Ballyneale on Tuesday 24th April at 2pm. Pupils from 3rd and 4th Class will participate in the school choir. Further details will be given nearer the day.
Bríd Flynn is facilitating the Junior Achievement Programme with 5th and 6th class. We thank all the volunteers for giving of their time and their employers Merck, Sharpe and Dohme.
Soccer training is continuing. We thank Ian and Sandra Sheehan and Miss Whelan for coaching. Three teams (boys and girls) recently represented the school in Cahir as part of the FAI Primary Schools 5-a-side Competition (South Tipperary Qualifiers). One of the teams has reached the finals stage of the County Tipperary Qualifier which will beContinue reading “Soccer”
We hope to offer gardening to one class in the school during the year. We would be grateful if a parent with expertise in this area would help out. Contact the school.
We thank the Parents Association for all their work on behalf of the school. The Parents Association has subsidised drama, swimming lessons, Kool School and school trips and will also subsidise the cost of buses to sporting activities. We wish Nicola Phelan well on her election as Secretary and thank Jeanne Walsh for her work.
Enrolment Forms are now available at the office for parents who wish to enrol their children in Ballyneale N.S. for September 2018. We have had a number of enquiries for enrolment recently so we would ask parents to spread the word that Enrolment Forms are now available and must be returned to the school byContinue reading “Enrolment “