P.F.A Christmas Fair 2017

The P.F.A organised the annual Christmas Fair in Scoil Mhuire on the 7th of December. It is always a highlight on the school calendar and this year was no different. A great night full of festive fun and cheer was had. From face painting to a nail parlour , home made cake sales and [...]

2017-12-18T23:21:54+01:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Celebrations, PFA|Tags: , |

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: , , , , , , |

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: , , , |

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: , |

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: , , , , |

A School Playground!

Our fabulous school playground was built in September 2015 with funding from the annual school walk that was organised by the Parents and Friends Association. It marks our school's 40th anniversary. In 2004, the World Health Organisation recommended that high quality playground equipment should be made available to students for improved physical activity and fitness. An article by Claire [...]

2017-08-06T00:41:23+01:00September 15th, 2015|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , |


Cirque In March 2012 a whole school production took place in Colaiste Choilm. The show was called Cirque and showcased the variety of talents of pupils and teachers in Scoil Mhuire. Each class performed a unique piece of work based on the concept of Cirque du Soleil. The show was colourful and creative and [...]

2017-05-26T14:07:25+01:00March 30th, 2012|Categories: Archive, Creative Arts|Tags: , , , , |