Archive for the 'Physical Activity' Category

May 24 2018


On Thursday 24th May 41 children travelled to Lecarrow for the annual Roscommon 7 a side soccer qualifiers. We fielded 5 teams in total, 3 boys teams and 2 girls teams. All the players had an enjoyable day and played matches against Abbeycartron, Ballybay and Roxboro. Well done to our Boys A and Girls A teams who won their groups and now qualify for the county finals which will take place in a couple of weeks.

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May 22 2018


Well done to Aimee Plunkett 6th class who won 2nd overall and 1st on floor and beam at the National Gymnastics competition in Dublin. Aimee is now through to the Super 8’s. Congratulations Aimee!

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May 11 2018

Connacht 5 a Side Soccer

Well done to our girls 5 a side soccer team who recently took part in the Connacht finals in Castlebar. The team played four matches and the girls displayed great skill and determination in all of the games. 

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May 02 2018

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: Walk a KM a day in May

Mr. Dolans class is walking one kilometre a day in May! This is 10 rounds of the front yard. They measured in Maths. Well done 2nd Class 

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Mar 21 2018


Well done to all the teams who took part in the soccer blitz yesterday. Congratulations to our Girls A team who won! Best of luck in the Connaughts girls. href=”″ rel=”attachment wp-att-11018″>

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Mar 16 2018

Athletics in AIT

Third class are very fortunate to be travelling to the AIT each week for athletics training. Each week we learn the skills involved in a number of athletics activities. The long jump, the high jump, javelin throws and hurdles are just some of the new skills we are learning! 

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Mar 16 2018

Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig daoibh go léir!

Today we were treated to a concert of irish dancing and music. Each class performed a class dance and our school band concluded  the concert with a selection of irish tunes.

Below is a little snippet of the performances from this morning,  we hope you enjoy watching them as much as we did.

Bhí na páistí go léir go hiontach!

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Dec 08 2017

Check out our yoga moves.

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In the midst of all the Christmas madness we are keeping zen in junior & senior infants. We look forward to performing our play for you all on Wednesday.

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Sep 26 2017

Run Around Europe Challenge

We have registered for the Run Around Europe Challenge. Each class have chosen a country. For each lap of the court we travel it counts as 1km. The countries we are visiting are as follows:

Junior Infants – London, United Kingdom

Junior/Senior Infants – Brussels, Belgium

Sen Inf/ 1st Class  – Paris, France

1st Class – Amsterdam, Netherlands

2nd Class – Berlin, Germany

3rd Class – Madrid, Spain

3rd/4th Class – Rome, Italy

4th/5th Class – Oslo, Norway

5th/6th Class – Moscow, Russia

6th Class – Sofia, Bulgaria

The children are having great fun walking and improving their fitness. It is also great learning about all the different countries. 

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Jun 14 2017

Soccer Blitz (1st, 2nd and 3rd) and Buddy Time

Ms Dooley took these photographs at the Soccer Blitz in Cornafulla yesterday afternoon. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class children took part in this Soccer Blitz.

She also took these photos of the Junior Infants doing Buddy Time with her 6th Class students recently. Have a look at this photostory!


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