Budding Picassos

Ms Curran’s 5th Class have been busy studying the work of some famous artists.  They have explored and experimented with some of their unique techniques and themes to produce some masterpieces of their own!

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Science In Action

Ms Curran’s 5th Class took part in a Forces Workshop at the Lifetime Lab this week.  They learned about, made and used levers and pulleys.  There was also opportunity for some Formula Action when they raced their magnetic cars!! Great fun was had while the learning was tested at the end of the session, with a lively quiz.


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There has been a number of activities in the school since the start of the school year and we are delighted to share all of these activities in our Newsletter. A full calendar of events is also available in the … Continue reading

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After School Hurling Skills

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This week Mr. Murray and Mr. Murphy will be working on developing the hurling skills of the 3rd class boys. Kevin Murray will be directing the sessions after school in St. Finbarr’s Hurling and Football Club.   These sessions will … Continue reading

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On Friday the PA will hold a Cake Sale to raise funds for our Book Rental Scheme. Last year the Department of Education did not give any funding to support the book rental scheme in the school. All support is … Continue reading

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Pulleys and levers

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As part of our STEAM Engineering project, in collaboration with UCC, 5th Class has this week been learning how to make simple machines, including a pulley system.  Our pulley systems were based on the actual workings of a wind turbine! … Continue reading

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Parent Teacher Meetings

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  Parent Teacher Meetings will take place on the 21st & the 22nd of November. School will close at 13:30 both days. Thank you for your co-operation.  

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