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Soccer training is continuing after school.  We thank  Ian, Sandra and Ms. Whelan for coaching.  Four teams will represent the school [boys and girls] in Cahir as part of the FAI Primary Schools 5-a-side competition.  The boys competition is today [Thursday the 28th February], the girls competition takes place on Wednesday the 6th March in Cahir.


Our spikeball teams will represent the school at University of Limerick on Thursday the 7th March.  Ms. Whelan is looking for two parents to accompany her.

Swimming Gala

The following pupils will represent the school in the Munster Swimming Gala on the 20th October – Eibhlís, Sarah, Niamh, Tegan and Grace.  Best of luck to all.

Cross Country

Well done to all those who participated in the Cross Country in Thurles on Wednesday.  Congratulations to Jessica who got an individual medal.  All results are on the Tipperary Athletics website.

The next cross country competition is in Marlfield on Wednesday the 24th October.

Cross Country

Cross country takes place for 3rd to 6th classes in Thurles on Wednesday the 26th of September.

GAA Garda Blitz

A mixed team from 3rd and 4th class took part in a GAA Garda Blitz on Wednesday.  They were up against stiff competition but never gave up.  The pupils were given hot food and refreshments during the day and a certificate for their participation.



Congratulations to Sarah Bartley of 2nd class who recently won two gold medals and a silver at the Munster Athletics Championships.  She will now be competing in the All Irelands on the 1st July.  We also wish her sister Eibhlís the best of luck as she competes  in her Division 2 time in the 50 metre Freestyle swimming in the National Swimming Championship in UL on the 7th July.