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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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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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Active Schools Week

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Sports Day | 0 comments

This week Scoil Mhuire is buzzing with activity as we participate in Active Schools Week . We have introduced a variety of activities over the past months and this week we have Boxercise, Irish dancing and Archery at different class levels. GAA hurling skills are back this week and we have our Junior and Senior Sports Days, weather permitting. 1st & 2nd did some scavenger hunting and walking in the JFK Park yesterday and 5th/6th plan a trip up there for orienteering. Our 5-a-side girls...

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Senior Sports Day

Posted by on Jun 11, 2014 in Latest News, Sports, Sports Day | 0 comments

3rd – 6th classes had a morning full of activity and experienced field games, table tennis, volleyball, fun activities, indoor games and agility testing. The junior end of the school will enjoy an activity filled morning on Friday.

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Junior Sports Day

Posted by on Jun 18, 2013 in Latest News, Sports, Sports Day | 0 comments

The Junior half of the school are enjoying beautiful sunshine for their Sport for All Day today. Teachers and volunteer past pupils and parents have organized a variety of skill based and fun outdoor activities. Many thanks to all those who have given up their time to be with us! Let’s hope the sun also shines for our Senior Sports Day on...

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