Entries by Linda McMahon

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

Pancake Tuesday – Máirt na hInide

Máirt na hInide a bhí ann inniu. Today we celebrated Pancake Tuesday by enjoying some tasty pancakes with our choice of toppings. All of this was made possible by Jaydon’s mum and Ella Kay’s mum. It was a great team effort! Many thanks to Izzy, Ms. Hobson and Ms. Byrne who made the pancakes with […]

Love Your Heart Walk

We held a ‘Love Your Heart’ walk on Thursday, 14th February. Parents/guardians and the pupils met at Teach Ceoil at 9 a.m. to ‘park and stride’ and then walked to the school together. Well done to everyone for taking part!

Cycling Theory Workshop

The senior pupils completed their theory session with Ciarán from Crank and Cog and are looking forward to doing the practical sessions next. They learned about the four checks to do before cycling and the importance of being aware of other road users. Bike Check Helmet Check Clothes Check Weather Check The seniors then made […]