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November 19, 2023

Thank you for Pavel from Pfizer for delivering this Robotics course to our 5th class. The boys really enjoyed their first session learning all about robots. They loved having the opportunity to code and control their own robots. 

Happy Halloween from Rang a Cรบig ๐Ÿ‘ป

October 27, 2023

Setting the bar high!

October 26, 2023

This term we have been focusing on athletics in P.E. An activity the boys particularly enjoyed was the high jump. It was great to see them improve their skill with practice. A huge thank you to our Athletics extraordinaire Emer for helping us with the high jump.

Eyes on the Prize!

October 26, 2023

We are all set for our first class auction tomorrow. The boys will get to bid for prizes and put their hard-earned classroom money to good use. Thank you to everyone who generously donated prizes to the auction.

Fifth Class on Tour!

June 21, 2023

What a brilliant day we had for our school tour to Smugglerโ€™s Cove. We were so lucky with the sunny weather and beautiful West Cork surroundings. The boys enjoyed lots fun activities including tubing, mini golf, bungee jumping, archery, maze and rock climbing ๐Ÿง—โ€โ™€๏ธโ›ณ๏ธโ˜€๏ธ


Cork City Walking Tour ๐Ÿ”ดโšช๏ธ

June 13, 2023

A huge thank you to Mr Foley for taking us on a brilliant walking tour of Cork city today. We stopped at many old historical landmarks and learned lots of interesting information about the history of our city. As always, the boys behaved excellently and really enjoyed the tour. 

Cake Sale๐Ÿง

June 2, 2023

Thank you to the Student Council for organizing  an amazing cake sale and thank you to all the students and parents who baked such delicious cakes for it. They went down a treat ๐Ÿง๐Ÿ˜Š




Tie-dye art ๐ŸŽจ๐ŸŽจ

May 24, 2023

Colour pop ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹

Bringing back the cup to our class๐Ÿ†

May 24, 2023

We are especially proud of the nine boys from our class who were part of the school hurling team. Well done to Jack Crowley, Sam, Aidan, Seรกn Dollard, Jack Looney, Conal, Ross, Conor and Seรกn Oโ€™Donovan. As always, you represented our school and our class excellently and we are so proud of you. 
It is fantastic to have the cup in our classroom today๐Ÿ†




Sciath na Scol take 2!

May 24, 2023

What an amazing day we had supporting our school hurling team in the Sciath na Scol final in Pรกirc Uรญ Chaoimh. You played fantastically and we are absolutely  thrilled that you brought home the silverwear ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† It is an incredible achievement to win it twice in one year. Well done to Mr Kenny, Mr Dennehy and all the team. We couldnโ€™t be any prouder of you. 


Munster Schools Cup Final

May 24, 2023

Well done to our school soccer team who made it to the Munster Schools Cup final in Cahir and were runners up. We are so proud of Fifth Class boys Seรกn and Danny who were members of the team. You have made us all so proud!โšฝ๏ธโšฝ๏ธโšฝ๏ธ 


Fun morning in MTU

April 28, 2023

The boys enjoyed a great morning in MTU doing Athletics and playing Gaelic football on the astroturf pitch  โšฝ๏ธ ๐Ÿ˜Š 



Cell Explorers Science Experiment ๐Ÿ”ฌ ๐Ÿงฌ

April 17, 2023

The boys really enjoyed working as scientists with the Cell Explorers Team from MTU. They learned all about DNA and carried out their own experiment where they extracted DNA from a banana. Thank you to Fiona and the Cell Explorers Team for visiting our classroom and providing the boys with this wonderful opportunity. 


Fifth Class Projects

April 17, 2023

Well done on completing your very impressive History projects boys๐Ÿ‘  I was so proud of all the hard work you put into them and how well you presented them to the class.
The boys had to chose someone who stood up for human rights to change the course of history. We all really enjoyed your presentations and learned a lot from them. 

Nelson Mandela 


Anne Frank




Martin Luther King


Abraham Lincoln




Anne Frank


Sardar Patel 



Michael Collins 


Martin Luther King



Mahatma Gandhi 


Anne Frank 






Martin Luther King



Abraham Lincoln 


Abraham Lincoln 


Spring Art ๐ŸŽจ๐ŸŒธ

March 13, 2023

โ€œI Have a Dreamโ€ ๐Ÿ’ญ ๐Ÿซถ

January 27, 2023

We enjoyed learning about Martin Luther King Jr for Martin Luther King Day last week and watching his famous speech. The boys reflected on their own hopes and dreams and created this beautiful art work to express them. ๐Ÿซถ 

Class Auction

January 13, 2023

Thank you to everyone who donated prizes for our class auction which was held today. The boys were able to put their hard earned classroom money to good use. ๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ต 

Christmas Concert

January 13, 2023

The Eurovision Christmas Special ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ๐ŸŽค๐ŸŽถ ๐ŸŒŸ


Christmas concert ๐ŸŽต

December 15, 2022

Our European countries getting ready for their big performance ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐ŸŽค 


Fun in MTU ๐Ÿ˜Š โšฝ๏ธ

December 6, 2022

Swimming in LeisureWorld

December 6, 2022

Today marked the end of our five weeks of swimming lessons in LeisureWorld. As always, the boys represented our school excellently and had great fun on our weekly trips to the pool. Well done boys! ๐ŸŠโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸŠโ€โ™‚๏ธ 

Happy Halloween from Rang a Cรบig ๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ป๐ŸŽƒ

October 28, 2022

Halloween fun~ the Mummy Challenge ๐Ÿ‘ป

October 27, 2022

Star players ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ‘

October 24, 2022

The best supporters ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ

October 24, 2022
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Winners of the Sciath na Scol!

October 24, 2022

What an amazing day out supporting our school football team in the Sciath na Scol final in Pรกirc Uรญ Chaoimh today. Huge congratulations to team members Seรกn Dollard, Conor Graham and Jack Crowley from our class who all played magnificently. Well done to everyone involved. You have done our school proud.๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘


Star Constellations ๐ŸŒŒ

October 12, 2022

The boys enjoyed learning about and creating their own star constellations in art for Space week. ๐ŸŒŒ๐Ÿช

Nutty Professor Workshop

October 5, 2022

The boys enjoyed the Nutty Professor workshop this week which was held in our classroom for Science week. They learned about outer space and carried out some experiments to launch rockets ๐Ÿš€ 

Autumn Wreaths ๐Ÿ

September 30, 2022

The boys showed their creative sides today as they designed and created their own Autumn wreaths using materials they collected on our nature walk.

Some amazing creations! Well done boys ๐Ÿ˜Š 


Autumn Nature Walk๐Ÿ

September 29, 2022

The boys enjoyed an Autumnal nature walk today where they gathered materials for tomorrowโ€™s art lesson ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚ 

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Irish Dancing - Learning a Polka

October 11, 2018

Science Experiment - Investigating Transpiration in Plants

October 5, 2018

Over the past few days, Mr McConnell's 5th class have had lots of fun investigating transpiration in celery stalks.  We have also been tracking their water consumption using water coloured with food dye.