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Cycle Safety Workshop

Many thanks to Sorcha, our An Taisce Travel Officer who came to visit us this week for our ‘Cycle Safety Workshop’. The workshop consisted of the boys working on all the safety elements of cycling such as signalling, cycling in single file and in groups, checking helmets, understanding the primary and secondary positions on a…

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Halloween Art Competition

Our annual Halloween art has made it’s return with Monday, October 21st the closing date for entries. We would encourage pupils to hand in artwork on Friday, October 18th to avoid disappointment and the likelihood of forgetting the artwork over the weekend. Lsst year we had a fantastic response and a very high standard. We…

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Sports Awards Ceremony 2019

It’s that time of the year again when the boys efforts on sports day is rewarded with certificates and medals. As per the last few years, the boys competed at their age levels and so we had finalists and winners of sprints, sack, egg & spoon, long jump, long run and relay races from U-8’s…

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Lunchtime League Finals 2019

Every class took to the Friary field to watch the much anticipated Lunchtime League Finals of 2019 and it certainly did not disappoint. The junior final between 3rd and 4th class was a very tight affair with the ‘Black & White’ team winning in almost the last kick of the game. The senior final was…

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3rd Class Train Station Tour

On arrival the boys got to meet Dessie, one of the station’s inspectors. Train driver, Andy, brought them on to the train to see the inside of his cab- some even got to pull the horn. Stationmaster Anthony gave the boys a guided tour of the station’s museum. A few boys got to try on his hat as…

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Sports Day 2019

The rain held off and the friary field was awash with colour….The story of the Friary sports Day 2019!! Having cancelled the Sports Day previously we finally got the races underway on Wednesday last. The children started with the heats in the 100m sprint, sack race and egg and spoon before moving onto the long…

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