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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.

Spikeball-Community Games

Spikeball Community Games competition takes place on either the 11th or 18th May in Our Lady’s Secondary School in Templemore.


Congratulations to our team who competed in the County Tipperary 5 a side soccer competition.  Out of 160 teams they got to the final four.  Well done all.

Soccer photo


Soccer training is continuing.  We thank Ian and Sandra Sheehan and Miss Whelan for coaching.  Three teams (boys and girls) recently represented the school in Cahir as part of the FAI Primary Schools 5-a-side Competition (South Tipperary Qualifiers).  One of the teams has reached the finals stage of the County Tipperary Qualifier which will be held in Littleton on 26th April and we wish them the very best of luck.


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

Past Pupils-Spikeball Success

Past pupils Ava Cooney and Keelan Hanrahan were on the Presentation Secondary school team that recently won the All-Ireland competition in Spikeball.  Congratulations to them, a great achievement.



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.