David Reidy brought the Liam McCarthy Cup to school. He kindly took photographs with each family in the school and signed jerseys, hurleys and pencil cases. The children had lots of questions for him also. Thanks to Ger Cusack for taking lovely photos for us on the day.
The creche and school students had an opportunity to meet All-Ireland Hurling Champion, Kyle Hayes. He kindly agreed to sign jerseys, pencil cases, homework journals and even, rulers for the Banogue NS students. It was a great honour to meet a hurling hero and he spoke to the children about the importance of working hard at school and the importance of playing sport.
We have been very busy in the infant room. The new students have been settling in and are getting used to school life. They have started learning their Jolly Phonics sounds and are doing great work for Miss. Costelloe. They are practicing nursery rhymes like Humpty Dumpty, Hey Diddle Diddle, Hickory Dickory Dock. The theme for Aistear this month is 'The Doctors Surgery'. The Junior and Senior Infants helped Ms. O Sullivan to bake some delicious scones. They enjoyed making th
A very warm welcome back to all our wonderful pupils and their parents. The staff and pupils are looking forward to a busy and fruitful year ahead. We would especially like to welcome our new pupils to the school. We would also like to extend a very warm welcome to our new teacher, Mrs. Cara O'Brien and our new part-time SNA, Karen Grehan. In addition, we would like to welcome student teacher, Gráinne Fitzgibbon, who is doing her final year placement in the school until the e