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5th and 6th Class

Someone Like Me Art Competition

This fantastic competition aims to raise disability awareness among primary school children and give them a greater understanding of what unites children of differing abilities. Pupils were given the task to create a piece of art in any form to showcase what “Someone Like Me” means to them. Well done all who participated!

Sherkin Island Marine Station Art Competition

Huge well done to Isobell O’Hora and Maisie Power who both won ‘The Complete Naturalist” prize in the Sherkin Island Marine Station Art Competition.

5th and 6th Class Art:

Drama with Amy

A big thank you to Amy for her excellent delivery of drama lessons over the previous number of weeks.

Maths Week

As part of Maths Week pupils of Infants and 5th and 6th came up with some maths problems based on the school environment.

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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

 

 

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.

 

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.

Hurling Blitz – Boys U13

There is a boys U13 blitz to be held on April 7th, we share a group with Fethard, Gaelscoil Carrick and Gortnahoe.