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Nomination for National Fís Film Awards – Oct 2017

Congratulations to the boys from 6th Class 2015/2016, have been nominated for the Fís Film Awards, to be held in the Helix Theatre in Dublin this November. Following on from their success at the Laois Education Centre Film awards, in the Odeon Cinema in Portlaoise, the boys have received national recognition for their film, ‘The…

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Boys Contest Another County Football Final – Oct 2017

The football team of St. Patrick’s B.N.S. had an excellent year this year. The boys’ application to both training and their matches was exemplary. The boys displayed all the admirable skills of the game and this was reflected in the results that were achieved. The boys won every one of their group matches which is…

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Easter Newsletter

Read all about our Latest News and Achievements Nuacht nu Scoile Easter 2017 Download copy here   Principal’s Address I’d like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very happy Easter. As always I’d like to thank my staff, Board of Management, Parents’ Council, you the parents and of course the boys for…

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School Carol Service 2017

11/12/2017 Dear Parent, Wednesday, 20th December, we will hold a Carol Singing Service.All the children & teachers have been getting in the spirit of Christmas this last week and hope everyone can come alone and enjoy the Carols and festive cheer. Times as follows: 1st Class 9.15am-10.15am, 3rd Class 11am-12pm, 2nd Class 1.15pm-2.15pm at Supervalu…

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Cycling Safety Training Course

  Some of the boys are currently taking part in a six week course in cycling safety. This course is proving invaluable to the boys! The emphasis of the course is on safety through control of the bike and awareness of surroundings. Here are some of the boys in action!        

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School Band to Perform at Turning on of Xmas Lights

  Dear Parents,   On Sunday 4th December we will have our Annual Towns lighting of the Christmas tree. This is a great event and is looked forward to each year by all of the local community.   Our school band has been asked to perform once again this year. This is a very exciting event…

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FAI Offaly Futsal Champions!

Well done to the boys from 3rd and 4th Class who travelled to Mucklagh today, to compete in the FAI Offaly Futsal competition.  The boys were in unstoppable form, topping the league at the end of the scheduled matches and then going on to win the final 6-4 against the host team, Mucklagh NS. 

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Upcoming Events – Oct 2016

Dear Parents, I hope your boys are well settled in now at this stage, and looking forward to the well-earned break. I would like to draw your attention to some important events occurring this week, and in the weeks ahead. Firstly, our football team will contest the Cumann na mBunscol Final in O’ Connor Park,…

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Penalty Shoot-Outs decide 3rd & 4th Class Soccer Finals – Oct 2016

Congratulations to the boys from 3rd and 4th class, who finished off their Astro Turf League with some great games and two high-quality, nail-biting finals.  PSG came out winners in a penalty shoot-out against Man City in the Champions League Final, while Atletico Madrid overcame Bayern Munich in another shoot-out in the Europa League Final….

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School Football Team Through to Final – Oct 2016

  Well done to our school football team, who secured a place in the Offaly Cumann na mBunscol Final.  Under the watchful eye of the management team of Mr. Minnock, Mr. O’Connor and Mr. Fitzgerald, the boys turned in a great performance to beat Edenderry and make it three wins from three, after previous wins…

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