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Our Sixth Class Girls Confirmed

On Saturday March 25th, in St. Chóca’s Church, we shared a lovely Confirmation ceremony with the children of St Joseph’s School, here in the parish of Kilcock. Bishop Denis Nulty together with Father John Brickley and Father George Augustine delivered a lovely ceremony, engaging all present with their knowledge and questions about St. Teresa of […]

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Book Cover Design Winners

In March this year many of our children participated in a competition during International Book Week entitled “Design a Book Cover”. There were so many wonderful colourful and detailed entries that the judges found it difficult to pick only one winner in each class. Those parents who give their time so effortlessly to come in and volunteer […]

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World Book Day 2017

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” – Walt Disney We had a wonderful week celebrating World Book Day which fell on Thursday March 2nd. All children were given a voucher which entitled them to a free age-appropriate book, available locally in Books & Gifts and other […]

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Ed Sheeran as Gaeilge!

A musical treat for you. Last month we bade farewell to our teaching practice students from Froebel College of Education; Mr Gallagher, Ms Donnellan and Ms Dempsey. They spent the latter half of their time with us in Fifth and Sixth Classes. On their final day together, all three classes sang this song which they […]

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Catholic Schools Week 2017

All our classes celebrated Catholic Schools Week in Scoil Chóca Naofa last week. We were very impressed with the work completed by the children in Ms. Wilson’s and Ms. Heffernan’s Second Classes. They are busy preparing to make their First Holy Communion this year. Last week however, they made wonderful St Brigid’s Crosses and together […]

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Credit Union Art Competition 2016 Winners!

We are delighted to announce a long list of winners in the 2016 Credit Union Art Competition. Many children throughout the school submitted wonderful entries this year under the theme “Dreams Are Made of This!” We have such great talent in this school, there were some really beautiful paintings and drawings submitted. Mr Mike Cosgrave, Manager […]

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Christmas Sale Entrepreneurs

Well done to everyone involved in the Annual Christmas Sale, it was another roaring success this year.There were lots of toys and books and baked goodies for everyone to enjoy.            Our Sixth Class Girls, under the guidance of some volunteer parents created their own Christmas Fare for sale. This included […]

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Ukulele Xmas Concert

The Ukulele Class had their Christmas Concert today and it was great. The girls played a medley of Christmas songs. they have worked hard and learned so much since they started their classes. New term begins in January, classes are after school in the library. For further information please contact the school office. Well done […]

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Christmas Musical Adventures with the RTE Symphony Orchestra

Our Third and Fourth Classes, together with their teachers went to Musical Adventures at Christmas, in the National Concert Hall today. The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra was joined once again by leading music animateur, presenter and broadcaster, Tom Redmond, for Musical Adventures at Christmas, a tailor-made concert presentation for primary school children aged 8-12. We were […]

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