The pupils were looking forward to the annual sports day for the last few weeks. The weather was glorious and added greatly to the enjoyment of the day. Pupils took part in 50 m, 80 m and 100 m sprints, egg and spoon, three legged, humpback, walking, sack races, basketball shootouts and bean bag throwing at […]
On Friday 8th June 3rd- 6th class went to Kilfinane Outdoor Adventure Centre for their tour. The children did rock wall climbing, orienteering, archery and a river walk. The weather was fabulous and the children really enjoyed themselves. The riverwalk was the highlight and they all want to go again next year.
On Monday 28th May 2nd-6th classes visited Kilmallock Water Treatment Plant. The Man in charge showed us what happens to the water when it comes in from the river before it goes out to our taps. We saw how he added ‘Poly’ to clump all the dirt together so it can be removed. Chlorine is […]
This year the junior pupils visited Mitchelstown caves where the guide told them about the history of the caves. The saw the beautiful stalactites and stalagmites, which formed many different shapes – pink bacon, curtains, eagle, dragon and even a woman in a coffin!!! We then visited Swiss Cottage, where the pupils admired the beautiful building and […]