Ballyneale National School


Category Archives: ACTIVITIES


Ballyneale debating team will take part in a debate against Mount Sion school from Waterford on the 25th January.  We will be opposing the motion that we should only consume food produced in Ireland.  Best of luck to all involved.

Afterschool Activities

Soccer is now taking place after school with Ian and Sandra.  Spikeball training and table quiz practice will be starting after school shortly.


Congratulations to Conor Bourke of 6th class who came 2nd in the Ireland’s Own Short Story competition for his story, The Midnight Train.  It will be published in the magazine over the next couple of weeks.

Swimming and Yoga

Swimming starts for 3rd to 6th on Wednesday for the next number of weeks in Clonmel pool.

Yoga starts for Junior Infants to 2nd class also next Wednesday for the next six weeks in the school.

Christmas Raffle

Congratulations to all the winners of the Christmas raffle held today in the school.

A huge thanks again to the Parents Association for organising this fundraising event.

Santa Walk

Thankfully we had a dry day for the Santa Walk today. Afterwards the Parents Association provided hot chocolate and treats. Thank you again for all their hard work.

The Order of Malta who provided an ambulance for the walk were also presented with their cheque for the money raised at the Halloween cake sale.

JEP Craft Sale

5th and 6th class sold the remainder of their Christmas craft and gifts during the week in the school as part of their involvement in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme.