Monthly Archives: September 2011

Maths News

Ballinamere’s fifth class have just completed an intensive burst of mathematical activity over the last few days. However, it was all worth it! They have just won a FAI-TO against Cimarron Public School in the United States. This follows on from the … Continue reading

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A Visitor!

There was great excitement in the school last Friday when the H Cup came to visit! The H Cup competition  is one of two annual rugby union competitions organised by the European Rugby Cup.The competition involves leading club, regional and provincial … Continue reading

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The following school policies have been ratified by the B.O.M and are
available on request from the school office

English Policy
Learning Support
Administration of Medication
Brief Absences
Bullying in the Workplace
Child Protection
Class & Classroom Allocation
Code of Behaviour
Commercialism Policy
Critical Incident Policy
Data Protection
Emergency Closures
Enrolment Policy
Enrolment Policy (Autism … Continue reading

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Manga High

The boys and girls in fifth class have recently been registered on and can now access the website via the following address: . This site has a lot of games and activities based on the maths curriculum. It … Continue reading

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Boys Football Group B

It was a case of all change on Thursday, as Ballinamere and Durrow, having played together two days previously, now found themselves in opposition.
This eagerly-awaited clash was a rematch of last year’s Final, when Durrow ran out deserved winners. This … Continue reading

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Boys Football

After trials and training, the boys from Ballinamere set off on Tuesday, September 13for Edenderry with Mr. Forde, Mr. Kelly and the Durrow boys for their first Group A match.
After a chat and some stretches and warm-up drills, the match … Continue reading

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Dates to Remember!

Thursday, October 27th – Presidential Election
Monday, October 31st – Friday November 4th (Halloween Mid- Term)
Parent / Teacher meeting Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th November (These meetings will take place after school hours – more details later)
Christmas holidays – Thursday, December … Continue reading

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Girls Football

The girls from third to sixth class are back training again.
The first match in this year’s Cumann na mBunscoil competition will be against Killeigh.
Best of luck to the school team for the coming year!

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Lunch Time Football League

The football league has begun! Boys and girls from fourth, fifth and sixth are presently taking part in a football league at lunch time. Best of luck to all involved.

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Welcome Back!

A big hello to all students especially the new Junior Infants!
We hope it is an enjoyable year.

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