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WEST CORK FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS

WEST CORK FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS

Comghairdeas Mór to our amazing footballers who gave a fantastic performance to capture the West Cork title against a strong Derrycreha side. The boys and girls dug deep in the end to snatch an emphatic win, much to the joy of the many supporters who had travelled to...

Senior School Tour

Senior School Tour

On Monday 27th May the pupils from the Senior Room visited Ballyhass Coachford on their school tour. Everyone enjoyed it immensely and many commented on it being the best tour they'd been on in years. Many skills were put to the test on the day and some great team...

Confirmation

Confirmation

Congratulations to 6th Class pupils, Liam, Katie, Tadgh, Joe and Martha on making their Confirmation on 12th April in St. Finbarr's Church, Toames with the other children from the parish of Kilmichael. They sang, read and presented themselves wonderfully and the whole...

Dance

Dance

We explored many aspects of the Dance strand of the PE curriculum with Mark Bryan over the last few weeks. Everyone worked very hard and improved everything from their 1,2,3's to their Spanish Jives!  

Cooking Lessons

Cooking Lessons

In Term 2 we were delighted to have Karen Maybury join us for a series of cooking lessons. Over the course of four weeks we learned how to make Chocolate Biscuit Cake, Vegetable Soup, Brown Scones, Chicken Goujons and Cookies. I'm sure everyone is helping out at home...

First Aid Workshop

First Aid Workshop

Danny from 'Little Heroes' First Aid did workshops with the pupils in both classrooms recently. Pupils learned some very important information including the importance of dialling 112 in an emergency, how to get somebody into the recovery position and how to perform...

Local History Studies

Local History Studies

We were very lucky in the past few months to have not one, but two visits from a local historian and an archaeologist. Joe Creedon from Inchigeelagh visited us in February to talk about all things local history related and we learned loads about the origin of local...

FAI 5-a-side Soccer Blitz

FAI 5-a-side Soccer Blitz

Well done to our 5-a-side soccer team who won all 6 of their games at their regional blitz in Bantry. They showed great teamwork, respect and sportsmanship throughout the day. They now go on to compete at the County Finals Day in Musgrave Park after Easter!

Pancake Tuesday

Pancake Tuesday

We celebrated Pancake Tuesday in school on the 13th February this year. Everyone made sure to load their pancakes with plenty of chocolate, marshmallows and much more before the annual Lenten promises begin tomorrow on Ash Wednesday. 6th Class marked their last Shrove...