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Active Schools Week

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in Latest News, Sports Day | 0 comments

This week June 13th -17th is our Active Schools Week. While we are an active school all year round we have tried to get some unusual activities this year. On Monday the top 5 classes had workshops in Plate balancing and Poi with our visiting drama teachers Joanne and Jackie from WACT. This was a lesson in coordination and balance and absorbed everyone’s attention and concentration. Google POI to find out more about the skills which can be developed once you learn the...

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Bree School Sports

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in Latest News, Sports Day | 0 comments

Scoil Mhuire sent a team of 34 pupils to the Schools County Sports held in Bree on Wednesday 18th May. Over 40 primary schools took part in what was a busy and lengthy day. Lots of our runners got through the first round heats only to lose out in quarter or semi finals. Sarah Cummins made it all the way to the final of the U14 girls 100m and came away with a bronze medal. She teamed up with Conor Foley, Amy Ennis and Iwan Teague to win bronze in the mixed U-14 relay. Mrs Stafford, Mr Cadogan...

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Contemporary Dance

Posted by on Dec 14, 2015 in Gymnastics, Latest News | 0 comments

Classes from 4th – 6th have just finished a series of 5 contemporary dance classes with Becci Whelan of 2ManyDanceMoves. She will be back in January to work with another group of classes.

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World Cup Rugby

Posted by on Sep 14, 2015 in Football, Latest News | 0 comments

Scoil Mhuire proudly supports our past pupil Tadgh Furlong who is on the Irish squad for World Cup 2015. Tadgh visited Scoil Mhuire in June and is a great role model for our pupils.Good luck...

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County School Sports

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Athletics, Latest News | 0 comments

A team of 34 children from Scoil Mhuire took part in this year’s County Primary Sports (formerly known as Rural School Sports) in Bree on Wednesday 20th May. All enjoyed the experience and many got though their age group  heats. Kevin Wall was a double medal winner, coming 3rd in the U-14 100 metres  and was a member of the 3rd placed under 14 mixed relay. Katie Kehoe, Eadaoin Kent and Joe O’ Sullivan were the other relay team members. Jason Murphy displayed great talent by taking...

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Junior Sports Day 2015

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in Latest News, Sports Day | 0 comments

A beautiful sunny , if somewhat chilly, morning for our Junior Sports Day. Children from  infants to 2nd classes enjoyed a  variety of activities in small groups and rotated across activities throughout the morning. Huge thanks to our parents Sharon Bacon, Bridget Shannon, Aaron McLaughlin, John Mehigan, Celine Barrett, James Teague and past pupils Darren Keating and Lauren Murphy who introduced the children to activities such as golf, yoga, badminton, soccer and novelty games. Class...

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