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Adopt a patch

St Oliver Plunkett's NS school is working in tandem with Balrothery Community Council and working to make Balrothery Village an even better place to live. The Green School Committee under the direction of Ms O Mahony have adopted a patch in the village. This picture shows them cleaning an area across from the roundabout.

On Friday the 22nd of April they will clean outside the graveyard area as they take part in the National Spring Clean.

Well done children and Ms O Mahony.adopt a patch

Credit Union Quiz Teams 2016

Children competed in the annual Credit Union Qiuz in ALSAA in 2016. The children aquitted themselves well with the senior team finishing in a very respectful 5th place.

Well done to you all. 

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credit union 2016

Christmas Shows 2015

The shows were terrific. The children adn teachers out their hearts and souls into the productions. Here is a mere sample of all the great shows that took place.

mrs kennedy class

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ms markham christmas 3ms o mahony christmas 4

Christmas Ornament Recycle Project 2015

The children and parents of Balrothery NS are truly creative. There were some fantastic designs of Christmas ornaments on show in the school porch. Here is just a sample of what is on show. The children used recycled items to make an ornament. Some of them could be sold for hard cash!sammy

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ornaments 2015

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Shoe Box Collection 2015

Many thanks to all the children who took the time to put together a shoe box Christmas present for the HOPE appeal. 176 boxes were donated .

It's lovely to think of others. Thank you to Barbara Dolan and Ann Butterly for organising this.

shoebox 2015

shoeboxes

Class Blog

Check out what Ms. Andrews' class are up to by following their class blog:

https://msandrewsclassbalrothery.blogspot.ie/