Entries by Linda McMahon

Christmas Coffee Shop

The Parent Association would like to extend a warm welcome to all to visit our Christmas Coffee Shop on Saturday, 8th December from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school. There will be hot chocolate, treats, a selection of home-baked goods, handmade decorations and Christmas cards on sale. This promises to be a wonderful […]


As part of our Shared Education project, the children had the opportunity to visit the Exploration Dome which is a digital mobile planetarium. The children were dazzled by an astronomy show and a film about the planets. In addition, the junior classes set up a space station as part of their play time in Aistear, […]

Nuts About Nature

The Force of Nature Senior pupils interpreted the the theme of ‘the force of nature’. Have a look at their resulting artwork. The Force of Nature Green Fingers I think we have some great gardeners here in Taunagh N.S. Green Fingers

Chess Workshop

Children from 2nd to 6th class enjoyed a chess workshop with John Alfred on Friday, 21st September.  They discovered how all the different pieces move and gradually learned how to play a full game of chess. Chess is a great way for children to develop their logic and problem-solving skills. Chess

Stay Safe, Stay Clear

The senior pupils learned about six key safety rules as part of the ESB safety campaign. They created colourful posters to depict these safety rules. Slideshow Video   Have a look at the official Stay Safe, Stay Clear video which helps you to learn all about electricity, the dangers, and how to stay safe around […]

Back to School

Welcome Back! We would like to welcome everyone back after the summer holidays. Our new school year commences on Wednesday, 29th August at 9.10 a.m. In particular, we would like to extend a warm welcome to Jaydon who has started Junior Infants. We would also like to welcome Ms. Hobson who will be working in […]

Senior Room School Tour

The Senior Room from Taunagh N.S. went to W5 and Titanic Belfast with 5th and 6th class from Ardkeeran N.S. We were very fortunate that Peace IV funded the cost of the bus for this trip. As a result, pupils only have to pay for their tickets into W5 and Titanic Belfast. We had a most […]

Aoife McDermott’s Visit to our School

It was an absolute pleasure to welcome Aoife Mc Dermott to Taunagh N.S. today. Aoife spoke to the children about her love of sport and highlighted the importance of hard work and a positive attitude. She explained how she played basketball before taking on the new challenge of playing rugby. Aoife is on the Irish […]

Church Trail

On Friday, the pupils from 1st to 6th class completed a church trail in Taunagh Parish Church. Each child had a booklet and worked in groups to answer questions and sketch different parts of the church. This was a very interesting activity and the children were really engaged in the task. Our next step will […]

Raising our Green Flag

This afternoon, we welcomed three players from Sligo Rovers F.C. to raise our third green flag. Eduardo Pinceli, Seamus Sharkey and Adam Wixted joined us today to mark this special occasion. Azaan, the chairperson of our Green Schools committee, made a speech and Mr. Pinceli then raised the flag. The children had a wonderful game […]