Fun

Are you ready for Halloween?

We are all ready for Halloween at Scoil Mhuire! We had a very exciting day on Friday - children were allowed to dress up for Halloween. Some teachers even joined in the fun. We raised some money for our PFA. We hope everyone stays safe over the mid term break and has a well deserved rest [...]

2017-10-29T14:28:35+01:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , |

Skip n Rope!!

Scoil Mhuire had two wonderful days of skipping in September. Mark McCabe from SkipnRope came and introduced his wonderful skipping techniques to each pupil in the school. The girls enjoyed the skipping sessions and it is wonderful to see them practising their skipping skills at lunch break. The aim is to introduce children and teachers to the [...]

2017-10-09T23:37:53+01:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Active Schools, Latest Posts, Outside, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , |

Bookfair

A total of €3,800 worth of books have been purchased in Scoil Mhuire this September and will be enjoyed greatly by the children at home! Scholastic Books award a voucher worth 60% of this sales figure to Scoil Mhuire to spend on books for our school. We are delighted to have a generous budget this year [...]

2017-10-11T21:44:54+01:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts, Literacy|Tags: , |

Scoil Mhuire Family Walk

The Parents and Friends Association would like you to join us for a fun-filled family walk in the Ballincollig Regional Park on Friday 22nd September at 6:30pm! Our walk will follow the marked Michael O'Donovan Running Route, starting at the Allotments car park. All children will receive a map of the park at the starting point, [...]

2017-09-19T15:29:35+01:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , |

STEM Fun: Robotics Workshop with 4th class

STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics!! Our senior classes in particular have many opportunities to get involved in applying their scientific and mathematical knowledge to technology and engineering - Coder Dojo, Robotics and the science club being options for children in 4th, 5th and 6th classes. This year 4th class had a Robotics workshop that they really [...]

2017-06-29T13:49:00+01:00June 25th, 2017|Categories: STEM|Tags: , , , , , |

The Reel Picture!

The whole school took a walk to the cinema today - for some it was the highlight of the year! Many thanks to our Parents and Friends Association who not only helped to fund the trip but helped us to cross the roads safely on the way to the cinema and on our way back. Pupils in [...]

2017-06-23T12:48:07+01:00June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , |

Active School Week – Are you ready?

Next week it will be Active School Week here at Scoil Mhuire. We aim to include a variety of fun activities that everyone can enjoy. The girls will need to wear their track suit all week. We have a lot of activities planned, including: Dance at 10; Dance Fit; Jigsaw Relays; Zumba; Teddy Bears Picnic (Infant classes); [...]