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School Magazine 2017

Students have created a fantastic magazine for 2017 – you can view it online here → The Team Behind the Production of This Year’s Magazine Editors Gemma Crehan, Jamie Moloney & Leah Hyland Co-ordinators of photography and overall school input: Aoife McManus, Megan O’Shea, Daniella Dions & Alanna Garvey Illustration Front Cover – Elaine O’Sullivan Back […]

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Drumming to their own beat before Easter Break

In early April 2017 David Day, percussionist, returned to our school to conduct his annual percussion workshop.  David Day is the founder of Jabba Jabba Jembe, he has been studying African and World Drumming for over 20 years at home in Ireland and also with Teachers  in Europe the US, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea and Ghana, […]

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Colour Run Event Announced!

The Scoil Choca Parents Association will be running a Colour Run event to help us raise funds for a new pitch and sporting equipment for the school. All are welcome to take part so we hope you will enter and ask your friends and family to enter this special event – sure to be a […]

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Thank you for the music, Mr Creamer!

At the end of last month, a man died who had an impact on tens of thousands of Irish young people. Often, the good people in Irish education go unsung, but notes Seán Creamer summoned will be sung for decades more. In the mid-1980s, Creamer, a music inspector for the Department of Education, had the […]

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CREDIT UNION ART WINNERS

Lisa Lynam from Kilcock Credit Union arrived on the day of the holidays to present prizes to winners of their art competition “Super Hero Savers”. The competition was run to encourage children to be aware of the value of saving.

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Lá deireanach san oifig

What a week it was – so sad and yet filled with such generosity of spirit. Mass and the celebrations in the school hall afterwards on Friday were a great tribute to all of the Scoil Choca community – staff, parents, parish and of course children. David, Brian and Caroline couldn’t believe the talent and […]

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SURPRISE PHOTOS FROM 4th Class

Tolu’s mum visited 4th class during the term and here are some photos she took of the day; also her thoughts on the event: The computer class with Ms Hefernnan’s 4th Class was absolutely amazing. I thoroughly enjoyed the session with the girls and I appreciate the opportunity to share some computer knowledge with them. […]

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