Ballyneale National School

Home » CLASSES

Category Archives: CLASSES

Published Author

Luke Broxson, 5th class was presented with a copy of “Heritage and History of our Schools” and a certificate last Tuesday as part of the Write a Book project ran by the Waterford Teachers Centre.  Luke’s article on the history of Ballyneale School has been included in the book.  For copies please contact the Waterford Teachers Centre.

Luke and History book

 

 

Congratulations

Congratulations to Blathnaid in Senior Infants who came second in her Kool School Gymnastics Club competition.

Write a Book Project

Congratulations to Luke Broxson whose article on the history of Ballyneale National School has been included in a book, “Heritage and History of our Schools”.  This was part of a Write a Book project ran by the Waterford Teachers Centre.

The book will be launched in the Woodlands Hotel in Waterford City next Tuesday the 20th June at 6.30pm.  It will be launched by John Burke and his daugther Cathy, authors of the highly successful books Irelandopaedia and Historopaedia.

Luke will be presented with a copy of the book and a framed certificate.

 

Well done

A big well done to Sarah Bartley in first class who swam in the All Ireland’s Under 8 Freestyle swimming competition in May.  Sarah also won the counties Under 8 Sprint in Athletics and will now be representing Tipperary in the All Ireland’s in August.  A great achievement for someone so young and in both sports to boot!

 

Transition to Secondary School

Parent Noelle Tobin will speak to the sixth class pupils next Thursday about moving to secondary school in September.  This is a great opportunity for the pupils to learn more about what to expect, timetabling, subjects etc.  Thank you to Noelle for taking time to do this.

 

Cake Decorating

Cake decorating lessons will have its last session next week. The children have absolutely loved decorating the cakes in their own style. We want to thank Siobhan and Sharon for all the effort that goes into preparing such sessions.

Camogie Blitz – Girls U13

The girls will be taking part in a blitz in Gortnahue on Wednesday April 5th, they are grouped with Donaskeagh, Rahealty and Gortnahue. There is no blitz final, top team goes through to the county final.