Entries by Linda McMahon

Tús Maith Leath na hOibre

The children have settled in well to the new school year. For the month of September, we read Penny the Pencil by Eileen O’Hely. We enjoyed creating dramas based on the novel and writing imaginative pieces about the characters. In Art, the children made clay owls and painted pictures in the style of Clarice Cliff.

Green Schools Committee

We are now in year two of our travel theme. Lisa McDaniel visited the school and showed the pupils a speed gun. The Green Schools committee had good fun giving it a go outside the school.

Parent Association AGM and Wellbeing Talk

We held the Parent Association AGM on Monday, 9th September in the school. Ms. McMahon and Ms. Crummy gave a talk about promoting pupil wellbeing in our school community. Please find a PDF of our talk here: Promoting Wellbeing Thank you to all the parents who attended this meeting.

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 […]