Ballyneale National School


Category Archives: ACTIVE SCHOOLS

Bizzy Breaks

Bizzy Breaks are underway in the school at the moment.  Pupils from the senior classes are teaching the younger classes some exercises.



Tennis starts this Friday for all classes.  Could all pupils please wear warm clothing and bring in hats and gloves on the day.


Santa Walk-22nd December

The annual Santa walk around the block near the school will take place on Friday the 22nd of December.  All parents, extended family members are invited to walk with the pupils on the day.



Spikeball training is taking place after school from 3-4pm every Tuesday for 5th and 6th class.  Training will take place in the school yard or in the village hall.

Munster Schools Swimming Championship

Well done to all those who participated in the Munster Schools Swimming Championship held recently.  Grace, Eibhlís, Niamh and Annie took part and there were plenty of Personal Bests on the day.

Congratulations to Eibhlís who qualified in the 50 metre Butterfly and will now be representing the school in the All Irelands at the National Aquatic Centre on the 11th February 2018.


Primary Schools Cross Country Results

Congratulations to all who ran today in Marlfield as part of the Primary Schools Cross Country event.  Everyone put in a fantastic effort.


3rd and 4th class

Girls team – gold

Boys team – bronze

3rd and 4th class girls got a shield overall.

5th and 6th class

Girls team – gold

Boys team – silver


Callum McFadden – 6th class – 2nd place.

Thomas Smith – 6th class – 3rd place.

Annie O’Keeffe – 6th class – 1st place.

Ava Meaney – 5th class – 2nd place.

Isobel O’Hora – 4th class – 1st place.

Jessica Hanrahan – 3rd class – 3rd place.





Well done

Well done to all the boys and girls who competed in the Under 11 and Under 13 football blitzes last week.