Congratulations to all those who ran in the Cross Country Championships last week in Thurles. Results: Individuals Isobel O’Hora 1st place. Callum McFadden 2nd place. Annie O’Keeffe 3rd place. Teams Under 11 Girls [3rd and 4th class] – 2nd place for their team of Isobel, Jessica Hanrahan, Jessica Phelan and Beth Kinsella. Under 13 BoysContinue reading “Cross Country Thurles”
Active Schools Week has been a busy week in the school. During the week infants to second class took part in an educational trail around the school grounds. A soccer league took place at lunch times and the final will be held next week. Relaxation activities were enjoyed by the pupils. Infants and first andContinue reading “Active Schools Week”
On a beautiful summer’s day, 5th and 6th class pupils hiked up Slievenamon yesterday as part of Active Schools Week. It was a tough climb in the warm weather so they were glad to reach the top!
Active Schools Week is underway in the school at the moment. Yesterday pupils from infants went on a trail around the school answering questions with the help of 5th and 6th class pupils. They found out who has the longest car in the car park [Jane] and discovered some minibeasts under stones. First and SecondContinue reading “Active Schools Week Update”
The last cycling and road safety lesson took place this week with Donal of Greenway Waterford Bike Hire for 3rd to 6th class. Infants also got a chance to use balance bikes to start them off on developing their balance and cycling skills. Thanks to Donal for the excellent lessons.
As a final farewell trip for 6th class who depart us this year, the 5th and 6th class students along with Ms. Whelan and parents climbed to the summit of Slievenamon on Monday. Best of luck to 6th class students Sarah, Mia, Maeve, Abby, Seán, Lughaidh, Eric and Oisín in their new schools.
Third and Fourth Class recently got to the semi-finals of their soccer competition. Thank you to Ian for his training with the team.
The girls team recently won their Football Blitz in Moyle Rovers. Thank you to Ciaran for all his training with the team.
It was Active Schools Week here in Ballyneale NS this week. All pupils took part in a variety of activities to improve their mental and physical health. Busy Breaks were taught by the senior classes to the younger classes, relaxation and mindfulness took place throughout the class day, a soccer league was held at lunchContinue reading “Active Schools Week”
All are welcome to our Rhythm and Shakes Concert which takes place in the school next Tuesday the 7th June at 2.30 pm. Pupils from 1st to 6th class will participate in the concert.