School Tour Reminder (6th June)

June 5, 2019

Dear P/G,

This is a reminder that tomorrow (6th June), we will be going on our 2nd class school tour to Cuskinny Court Adventure Centre in Cobh. I have uploaded a copy of the school tour letter that was previously issued to you to the school website - this details everything you need to know (including a slightly early start tomorrow for the children). Please remember to pack a lunch and spare clothes for the children also. Thank you.


Mr. Walsh

School Tour Note

May 31, 2019

Dear Parents & Students,

I have attached a photograph of the school tour note that was previously given out, just incase you want to read through it again before the big day. Thanks.


Mr. Walsh

School Uniform Required (Wednesday 15/05/19)

May 13, 2019

Dear P/G,

I will be taking a class photo on Wednesday 15th May so I am asking all of the children to wear their school uniform on this day please. They can bring their school shorts and tracksuit top in their bag and change after should they wish. Thank you.



Spellings - Week Beginning 07/05/2019

May 7, 2019
Spellings - Week Beginning 07/05/2019
1 Robust  
2 Scene  
3 Slender  
4 Squirming  
5 Agile  
6 Stubborn  
7 Peaceful  
8 Tranquil  
9 Thrust  
10 Profit  
11 Powerful  
12 Protect  
13 Captain  
14 Myth  
15 Yield  
16 Halt  
17 Stop  
18 Pause

Homework: 07/05/2019 - 09/05/2019

May 3, 2019

07/05/2019 Homework

08/05/2019 Homework

09/05/2019 Homework

Communion: Our Father Movements

May 3, 2019

Song: Where Your Treasure Is (lyrics)

May 2, 2019
Where Your Treasure Is - Print out.docx (12.3 KB)

Where Your Treasure Is (full lyrics)

April 4, 2019

Weekly Spellings - Week Beginning 1st April

April 4, 2019
Spellings - Week Beginning 01/04/2019
1. Locality 10. Beach
2. Town 11. Tricolour
3. Village 12. North
4. Community 13. South
5. Flag 14. East
6. Glounthaune 15. West
7. River 16. Private
8. Lake 17. Public
9. Mountain 18. Canals

Homework - 04/04/2019

April 4, 2019

04/04/2019 Homework

Do this in Memory Mass (Sunday 7th April)

April 3, 2019

Dear P/G,

This is just a reminder that there will be a "Do this in Memory Mass" this Sunday in Glounthaune church (7th April). 


Mr. Walsh

Communion Songs: Audio

March 28, 2019

Boys & Girls,

You can listen to the communion songs here while you practice for our communion. Remember practice makes perfect!  

1. Sing Sing

2. The Responsorial Psalm: Where Your Treasure Is

3. Alle Alle

4. We Come To You Lord Jesus

5. Molaigí an Tiarna

6. Eat This Bread

7. Céad Míle Fáilte

8. A Mhuire Mháthair

9. Go Now In Peace

3.Alle.m4a (834.7 KB) 6.Eat this Bread.mp3 (1.8 MB) 7.Cead Mile Failte.m4a (1.3 MB) 4.We Come to You.mp3 (2.3 MB) 2.Where your treasure.m4a (2.7 MB) 5.Molaigi.m4a (416.6 KB) 8.A Mhuire Mháthair.m4a (1.9 MB) 1.Sing Sing.wma (2.1 MB) 9.Go Now in Peace.mp3 (1.4 MB)

Communion Songs - Lyrics

March 28, 2019
Communion Songs - Part 2.pdf (591.2 KB) Communion Songs - Part 1.pdf (692.2 KB)

1st Confession - Monday 11th March, 7.30 Glounthaune Church (Uniform Required)

March 7, 2019

Hello Parents/Students,

This is a reminder that the 1st Confession is on Monday 11th March at 7.30pm in Glounthaune Church. Can all of the boys and girls please wear their uniform on the night. There will be 4 schools making their confession on the night so the church will be busy so please try to get there as early as possible for your own comfort. 

Thank you. 

Engineers Week Project: Materials Required

March 6, 2019

If you have any of the materials shown in the picture can you bring these in tomorrow 07/03/2019. There's no need for the tools - only the materials if you have them! Thanks. 

Weekly Spellings - 04/03/2019

March 4, 2019

Homework: 04/03/19 - 08/03/19

March 4, 2019

04/03/2019 Homework

05/03/2019 Homework

06/03/2019 Homework

07/03/2019 Homework


Grandparents Day - Group Photos

February 15, 2019

Grandparents Day 2019 - More Photos

February 15, 2019

Grandparents Day 2019 - Photos

February 14, 2019

Well done to the boys and girls in 2nd class today - they put on an excellent performance for everyone in the audience for Grandparents day. Thank you to everyone too for coming and a special thank you to everyone who brought in such delicious treats too. Here are a few photos from the day.

Grandparents Day

February 13, 2019

Dear Parents & Grandparents,

We look forward to seeing you all tomorrow for Grandparents day. We would advise everyone to try to be here for 11.15am to ensure that they get a seat. Thank you.


Mr. Walsh

Do this in Memory Masses

February 11, 2019

The "Do This In Memory" Masses will continue to take the same format as last year - they will be scheduled for the 1st weekend of every month. I have requested dates and times from the parish office but until we receive it please always assume that the mass is on the 1st Sunday of each month. I will continue as always to inform the children when the mass is on also. 

1st Holy Communion Meeting - 11/02/2019

February 11, 2019

Dear Parents,

I have been asked to pass on a message from Glounthaune parish office. There is a "Preparation for First Holy Communion" meeting for parents in the Sacred Heart Church, Glounthaune at 7.30pm this evening (11/02/2019). 

Thank you.

Mr. Walsh

PE & Maths Fun!

February 8, 2019

Today we had lots of fun in our groups during PE collecting, classifying, comparing and ordering the balls! 

Egypt Project - Updated work from 1 of our hard working groups

February 6, 2019

Egypt Projects & Photos

February 4, 2019

There was a tremendous effort made by everyone over the past week as the children worked on their projects about Egypt. I heard so many interesting facts about Egypt from the children as they presented their work today. I have attached a few photos of the children in their groups with their completed work! Well done boys and girls! 

Parents: Important dates for your diary

January 29, 2019

Important dates for the diary

Poem: What Are Grandparents Made Of

January 24, 2019

Grandparents Day - Songs

January 20, 2019
Connected.doc (22.0 KB) Lean On Me.docx (21.1 KB) 22 connected.wma (1.9 MB) lean_on_me_Karaoke_Glee_Cast.mp3 (5.7 MB)

Christmas Concert 18/12/2018

December 18, 2018

The boys and girls in 2nd class did an excellent job during todays Christmas Concert. Here is a photo of them up on stage before the big performance. 

Snowmen Art

November 30, 2018

To get into the Christmas spirit we decided to make some snowmen in school! Look at our 31 snowmen - each child put in an excellent effort and I think you'll agree that they turned out very well! 

Tick tock look at our clocks!

November 28, 2018

We have been learning about time this week which has been enjoyable  so we decided to make some clocks! Make sure to put them to good use at home boys and girls while you practice your time! 

Mass: 9am on Sunday 2nd December

November 28, 2018

Dear Parents & Students,

This is a reminder that there will be mass this Sunday the 2nd of December at 9am in Glounthaune church. All parents and children are invited to attend if you are available. A number of children will have jobs to do at the church this Sunday - I will assign these jobs during the week to the children. If your child cannot do the job that they have been assigned you might let me know and I can re-assign the job. I have attached a copy of the 5 prayers here also. Thank you.


Mr. Walsh

Useful Links & Resources

November 27, 2018

Hit the Button

Read Theory

Free Simon - Follow the pattern of light & sounds

Maths is fun

Snowmen Art: Materials Required

November 26, 2018

Hello Parents & Students,

In the coming days we will be commencing some snowmen arts and crafts. I was hoping to gather some extra materials with your help. If you have any of the below material spare at home I would appreciate if you could bring it in before Friday 30th November;

Don't worry if you don't have any of the above because I will be stocking up on supplies also. Thanking you in advance.


Mr. Walsh

Prayers - List of Prayers for 2nd Class

November 22, 2018
Prayers for 2nd Class.pdf (184.6 KB)

Halloween Dress Up

November 22, 2018

Look at our creepy Halloween outfits! I think you will all agree that a tremendous effort was made by both the parents and the children! Well done!

Swimming Dates & Times

November 19, 2018

Hi All,

Here is a list of the days that we will be going Swimming. Please ensure that your child brings their swimming gear on these days. 


Mr. Walsh