Entries by Linda McMahon

Getting Ready for Back to School

We look forward to welcoming all the pupils back to school on Wednesday, 28th August at 9.10am. We would ask the pupils to bring all their books and supplies from the booklist on the first day of school.    Booklists All booklists are available under Useful Information on our school website.   Uniform Girls: Grey […]

Sports Day

The children in Taunagh and Coolbock N.S. enjoyed all the races today and had great fun supporting their teams. A big thank you to everyone who made today possible! There was a great sense of community and camaraderie. Not only that, the sun shone for all the races!

World War II Projects

5th and 6th Class have been learning about World War II. Their individual projects were completed over the last month of school. They showed great research skills and demonstrated the ability to write information in their own words. Their projects show a very good understanding of the key events of WWII, as well as what […]

Senior Room School Tour

The bus will leave from Homeland at 8.15 am sharp and will return at 7.30 pm approximately. We are very fortunate that Peace IV is funding the cost of the bus for this trip. As a result, pupils only have to pay for their tickets into Aillwee Cave, the birds of prey exhibition and JumpLanes. […]

Painting and Stencilling Project

Thank you to the parents who were involved in the painting and playground markings project with the Parent Association. Parents power washed to prepare for the painting and a team of parents gathered on Saturday, 17th May to paint the shelter area and wall. Playground stencils were also put down and the markings on our […]

Cumann na mBunscol

The children in Taunagh N.S. took part in Cumann na mBunscol for the first time on Friday, 17th May. Our boys team worked really well together and our girls team won two of their matches and progressed to the semi-final. The semi-final went to extra time but it wasn’t our game. All the children are […]

It’s all go in the Senior Room!

In Taunagh N.S., all the children work very hard on their handwriting and story writing skills. Congratulations to Clive Barlow in 4th class who came runner-up in the An Post Story Competition. He won a voucher for his efforts and €100 for the school. This is a wonderful achievement and recognises his presentation skills and […]

Spring in the Junior Room

GAA The children have been enjoying GAA coaching with Ross. Spring Hunt The children in the junior room made the most of the beautiful sunny weather last Thursday, 28th March, and went outside in search of Spring. They completed a Spring Hunt with Ms.Stephenson, our student teacher.  

Spring in the Senior Room

P.E. in the Senior Room The pupils have been working on their GAA skills with Ross and developing their cycling skills with Ciaran from Crank and Cog. Visual Arts We had four winners in Sligo Feis Ceoil in the Art competition. We also made some beautiful Mother’s Day cards in Art and are currently weaving […]

Cycling with Crank and Cog

The senior pupils are working on their cycling skills with Ciarán from Crang and Cog and having great fun too. They are focusing on: emergency braking controlling their bicycle indicating using their hand the over the shoulder glance