Learning outside the box

Visits to:

  • The Crawford Gallery
  • The Lifetime Lab
  • Killarney National Park – science workshop for 5th class
  • Kinsale Education Centre – water-sports experience for 6th class
  • UCC – Visitors centre for 5th and 6th class
  • Lifelong Learning Exhibition
  • Firkin Crane Theatre – Junior classes to see a live show
  • Ballincollig Cinema – whole school visit to the cinema as Christmas treat

Parents/Guardians

  • ESOL Classes
  • Assist us throughout the year for different events e.g. Fun Walk, Christmas Celebrations, Graduation Mass, Communion Reception, Coffee Mornings
  • Talks for parents on issues relevant to education and our students.
  • Maths for Fun – parents assist with math station teaching in class.
  • Story Bags
  • Always welcoming new inputs and ideas from our parent/guardian community

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Camogie every Tuesday after school
  • Swimming Classes – 3rd and 4th go to Bishopstown Leisureworld
  • Lego Club – 1st and 2nd
  • Chess Club – 2nd
  • Music Generation – 4th to 6th attend lessons in saxophone, clarinet and flute through this project
  • Kodaly Music – Senior Infants and 1st class
  • Homework Club – three days a week for 3rd to 6th classes

…… to name  but a few ……