Ballyneale National School


Category Archives: ACTIVE SCHOOLS


6th class pupils are doing yoga in Carrick library on Friday the 23rd at 11.30 am.

Day of Action

We are currently working towards our 4th Green Flag on travel.  Today we had our Day of Action based on travel.

This morning we had our “Park and Stride” from Ballyneale Church at 9.10am.

There were prizes for the best dressed boy and girl relating to the travel theme and the pupils completed activities based on the travel theme today in school.

Thank you to all those who walked from the church this morning and to all those pupils and parents who made the effort to dress up today.

Park and Stride happens every Friday so we encourage you to take part.  Park your car at the church at 9.10am and walk your child to school!

Winners for best dressed today were:

Finn McLoughlin

Kate O’Neill

Aoibheann Harte

Isabella and Ryan Arrigan

Molly Whelan



After school soccer training will take place on Thursday with Ian and Sandra from 3-4pm.


There will be a spikeball competition for the senior classes on Friday the 9th February in Thurles from 10 am – 1.45pm.  Best of luck to them.


Spikeball training takes place Tuesdays after school from 3-4pm for 4th – 6th class girls.

Soccer training with Ian Sheehan continues next week after school from 3-4pm for 3rd – 6th class.  Pupils will be informed early next week what day this is.


Santa Walk Reminder

Reminder about our annual Santa Walk which takes place around Ballyneale this Friday December 22nd at 9.30am.  All are welcome.  Hot chocolate will be served by the parents at the school afterwards.

Wear your Santa hat!


Soccer Training

After school soccer training will commence in the new year on Wednesday the 10th January from 3-4pm with Ian.