Child Protection Training for school staff, which was orginally due to be completed by teachers on Friday March 9th, has been rescheduled for tomorrow Monday 5th. We look forward to welcoming the children back to school safely on Tuesday March 6th.
We had a wonderful day celebrating International Day in Scoil Choca Naofa. Each class focused on one nation and they presented a project on that country, researching the customs, the foods and clothing, the geography and the customs. Many parents very kindly gave their time and brought different artifacts from home to help the children […]
A huge thank you to Colm Dolan and all the team at Centra in Kilcock . As a long-standing sponsor of the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship, Centra has arranged visits to their local stores of the infamous Sam Maguire and the Liam Mc Carthy championship cups. This initiative gives children all over the country […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
To thank you for all your kindnesses over the years but especially for the lovely celebration at the end, I’ve received such beautiful pressies and wondered how to return a sign of what you all mean to me. I decided on a tree – watch out for it when you return in September. It’s a […]
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.
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 […]