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Comórtas Fichille

Schools that visited: Dean Kelly National School Gaelscoil Dúrlas Masters Gaelscoil Phortlaoise Scoil Ailbhe Scoil Eoin Phoil Scoil Naomh Phádraig St.Michael’s N.S. Holycross Corville were proud hosts today of the regional final of ‘An Comórtas Fichille’ chess competition. We qualified from the Féile Fichille round in Portarlington a few weeks ago and were making our debut in the regional finals. Understandably, there was great

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Fighting Words

Ms Madden’s 6th class attended a book launch in Thomand Park today. Following a creative writing workshop with Fighting Words in October, our story was published in a book of stories by primary school students from Limerick and Tipperary. Tune in to RTÉ News2day on Friday, 4th of March at 4.20pm to see Ellie and Craig being interviewed about the book!

Cycling Course and more

Recently, Mr. Scully’s 6th class have been doing a cycling course every Tuesday morning, learning cycling skills and the rules of the road. They had a visit from the Gardaí. They took part in a Computer Science Coding course. They completed a history of Ireland timeline. They worked on portraits in art class and made pancakes on Pancake Tuesday. 16 of the class represented

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