Rugby for Life

Our school has been chosen as a pilot school for this new initiative from Mr. Edmund.  The children in 6th class will take place in a series of 5 one hour lessons which combine SPHE lessons and themes with sport (tag rugby) to help the children see that what they learn in the class can be used in everyday life and on the sports field.  These lessons will start on Monday 14th of March.    

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Indoor Hurling Blitz

Recently 10 children from 4th, 5th and 6th classes represented the school in a fun indoor hurling blitz in the Sarsfield Centre in Thurles.  It was a 6 aside competition with 4 subs being used in each game too.  We played 5 matches, drawing one and winning the rest.  All the children had a great time and the indoor hurling the do every Friday with Paddy Moore stood to the in great stead.    

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Moycarkey N.S. Vs. Fethard

On the 5th of October the sun shone down on the GAA pitch in Littleton and set the scene for a great day for the first game of Moycarkey N.S.’s Cumann na mBunscol campaign for 2010. After winning Roinn E and D the previous two years the team knew it would be a hard challenge to complete a hat trick and that a good start was very important in this year’s competition. Our team, Moycarkey, was the first to arrive for the game so it was boots on right away and we were ready to go. We didnt have long to wait though as Fethard arrived a few minutes later. Moycarkey won the toss and...

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