School News

Rugby coaching with Aidan Butler.

Rugby coaching with Aidan Butler.

Over the last few weeks, 3rd - 6th classes have had excellent coaching in rugby skills with Aidan Butler, from basic game rules, passing and kicking skills and mini tag rugby games. These sessions have been thoroughly enjoyed by all who took part. Check out our...

Snakes in Moycarkey N.S.!!!!

Snakes in Moycarkey N.S.!!!!

The Reptile Zoo, based in Kiikenny, came to visit us recently, in a "Zoo to you" school tour with a difference. Each class were given a unique learning  experience where they could view and hold some strange and exotic creatures. An expert reptile wrangler, Dayle,...

Garda Dog Unit pay us a visit!

Garda Dog Unit pay us a visit!

The special dog unit had come to visit recently to see all the children in Moycarkey N.S, with their handler, Patrick Harrington. He explained to each class all of the difficult jobs the specially trained dog Laser would have to perform and all classes got to see and...

Show Racism The Red Card

Show Racism The Red Card

Show Racism the red card. 5th and 6th class proudly took part in the “Show Racism The Red Card” programme which is used to help tackle racism and promotes integration in sports and in all areas of life in general. A very informative and engaging programme.

Enrolment Ceremony – The Ceremony Of Light

Enrolment Ceremony – The Ceremony Of Light

Enrolment Ceremony – The Ceremony of Light. Congratulations to all our fantastic 6th Class who had their Enrolment Ceremony – The Ceremony of Light, on Tuesday 1st December, in preparation for their Confirmation day. A huge “Thank you” to all the readers and to...

Ice Cream Van Visit

Ice Cream Van Visit

The Ice cream van visited the school on Fri Sept 1st & those were pictures that were taken on the day  

Stem Challenges

Stem Challenges

Ms O’Regan’s class were set Stem Challenges as part of activity week. These challenges involved making a chain reaction, building their names in 3-D and building a bridge that can hold some toy cars. Here are some photos and a video of Bill’s creations. Well done on...

Nature around me by Eoin

Nature around me by Eoin

During these strange and unprecedented times we have been reconnecting with nature in a special way through our school photography challenge: "Nature around me", where the children were invited to take a photo of something they love or enjoy doing in nature. Here is a...

Oscar takes on Mr. Dempsey’s Tinfoil Boat Challenge

Oscar takes on Mr. Dempsey’s Tinfoil Boat Challenge

Well done to 5th and 6th Class who took on another of Mr. Dempsey’s STEM challenges. This time, using just a sheet of tinfoil the class were tasked with designing a boat which would be buoyant enough to hold coins without sinking. Using what they learned, they...