Awards

Romeo and Juliet

On May 16th 2017, Fourth Class received a Creative Schools award for their 20 minute Promenade Theatre production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. This involved students performing five scenes not on a stage but in five different locations (outdoors and indoors) around the school. The invited audience followed the actors as they performed the street fight scene in [...]

Festival of Chemistry

In May 2017,  four very interested scientists in 6th class were selected to make a trip to UCC to represent our school at the Salters' Institute Festival of Chemistry. This Salters' Festival of Chemisty is one of 51 festivals that happened throughout the UK and Ireland in 2017, aiming to promote the appreciation of chemistry and related [...]

2017-05-25T15:50:19+01:00May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Awards, Latest Posts, STEM|Tags: , , , , |

Hamlet

gyeBF97rhTQ   ‘Hamlet’ in Fourth Class?   54 students in Fourth Class have recently won a national award for their 16 minute potted production of Shakespeare’s great tragedy – Hamlet. These enthusiastic young ladies worked over four months on this exciting Shakespearean project. They designed costumes, composed the narration, rehearsed and polished their performances and [...]

2017-05-26T16:50:53+01:00June 20th, 2016|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

Titanic

Scoil Mhuire Pupils in Winning Performance.   Fourth class pupils of Scoil Mhuire, Ballincollig won 1st prize in a special competition to commemorate the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912. The girls put on a memorable performance which was very highly praised by the two adjudicators of the competition. The prize was 1,000 [...]

2017-06-07T13:01:15+01:00May 23rd, 2014|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Creative Schools|Tags: , , , , , |

Creative Schools Award – 2014

Scoil Mhuire students have won a top award in this year’s Creative Schools Project hosted by the Association for Creativity and Arts in Education. The award was made to Scoil Mhuire on Monday, May 19th, at the Ark Cultural Centre, Temple Bar, Dublin. Sixth class students carried out a History project through Drama and [...]

2017-05-26T12:27:52+01:00May 19th, 2014|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Schools|Tags: , , , , , |

Active Sshools flag

Active School Flag Our Active Flag has arrived ! Scoil Mhuire has just received its  Active Flag! The girls and teachers have been working extremely hard all year to keep active and to promote physical activity in our school day. We introduced lots of new fun activities like – ‘Dance at Ten’, ‘Funday Monday’ [...]

2017-05-26T14:03:31+01:00March 12th, 2014|Categories: Active Schools, Archive, Awards|Tags: , , , , |

2nd National Creative Award

For the second year running, Scoil Mhuire  won a national award for Creative Schools. The award was made to Scoil Mhuire teacher, Helen Ní Ailíosa, for a project carried out with Fourth class and their teacher Máire Breatnach. The award ceremony was held in the Ark Cultural Centre for Children, Temple Bar, Dublin on Monday May [...]