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Recruitment & Vacancies!

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Please find details of two vacancies on the St. Patrick's Schools campus: Gardening Contractor and Pre-school post.

Visit from Bishop John Buckley and Micheál Martin

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Today, we had a very special visit from Bishop John Buckley, of the Cork and Ross Diocese and Micheál Martin, TD & Fianna Fáil Leader. This was to celebrate 60 years since the new school [...]

Active School Week- Day 2

June 20th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

The sun was shinning on Day 2 of this year's Active School Week. Today, the children participated in 3 activities. In the front yard, the boys and girls had lots of fun playing games with [...]

Active Week

June 19th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Active School Week got off to a flying start this Monday with a whole school practise of the ‘Cha Cha Slide’. This was followed by jogging laps of the yard, an obstacle course and basketball- [...]

Booklist Information 2017-18

June 15th, 2017|Categories: Latest news, Uncategorized|

Dear Parent(s)/ Guardian(s), The booklist information for the coming academic year 2017-18 year is available here: Junior Infants and Senior Infants. This information can also be found by clicking the following link: and scrolling to the 'Booklist 2017-2018' toggle. [...]

Congrats to St. Patrick’s BNS

May 30th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

We extend a very warm congratulations to the boys from St. Patrick's BNS for their triumphant performance in the Sciath na Scol final in Páirc Uí Rinn against Midleton CBS, under the guidance of teacher [...]

Visit from the Fire Fighters!

May 25th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Today 3 very brave fire fighters, Irene (Cork's only female fire fighter), Martin & Jason, came to visit our school from Cork City Fire Brigade. First, they discussed their role as fire fighters, showed the [...]

Barrier games with parents/guardians.

May 14th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Our home school community liaison officer, Joy Murray kindly organised some very fun barriers games for the parents and children in our school. Barrier games are an excellent way of developing oral language and listening skills. [...]

Signs of Summer…

May 14th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

Room 4 and Room 10 went on a nature walk this week. The boys and girls enjoyed spotting the signs of Summer which were very evident in the Glen Park. The children collected samples of [...]

Awesome Attendance in Term 2

April 28th, 2017|Categories: Latest news|

At assembly this Friday, we awarded certificates to boys and girls for their awesome attendance in term 2. Those who got Full Attendance Certificates (orange) didn't miss a single day while those who received Excellent [...]