Monthly Archives: May 2012

Hurling Final

There has been a change to the Hurling Final.
The match will now take place in the new pitch in Clara on Wednesday at 6pm.
Best of luck to all involved.
 

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FÍS Film Screening in Portlaoise

The boys and girls from Junior Infants and Fifth Class had a wonderful day today.
They went to a screening of their own films in the Storm Cinema in Portlaoise.
Not only that but the Junior Infants scooped an award for the … Continue reading

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First Holy Communion

The First Holy Communion ceremony will take place in Ballinamere School on Sunday, 27th May 2012 at 10am. The boys and girls from Second Class are busy preparing for this important sacrament. The choir are also rehearsing their hymns. Click on … Continue reading

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Hurling Update

 

The Hurling Team is going well this year! They have reached the County Final for the fourth year in a row!
Before Easter, the boys began their campaign with a good win against Clara. They followed up with wins over Killeigh … Continue reading

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Ballinamere Active Retirement Group and Sixth Class

The students of Sixth Class were delighted to accept an invitation to another meeting with Ballinamere Active Retired Group on Tuesday last.
After a short walk to the new Community Centre, they enjoyed traditional music played expertly by members of Rahan … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Leinster Regional Athletics Competition 2012

Congratulations to the 13 athletes on the school team who travelled to the Watershed Arena in Kilkenny over the course of the two day competition on the 16th and 17th of May. The team consisted of Abby Fox, Jack Conroy, … Continue reading

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Litter Poster Competition

On Thursday the 10th of May, Councillor Sinéad Dooley, Councillor Tommy Mc Keigue, Litter Warden, Alan Murphy and the County Liaison Officer, Rose O’Keeffe arrived at the school.
They came to present prizes to the children for the recent anti litter poster competition.
Well … Continue reading

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“Carnival comes to Ballinamere”

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Samba drums were heard echoing through the corridors of the school today. Kieran Gallagher, who is an accomplished drummer specialising in “Samba” taught the children a number of rhythms on a variety of different drums and percussion instruments. Four classes … Continue reading

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Confirmation

Congratulations to the boys and girls from sixth class who received their Confirmation last Saturday. Thanks to Mr. Forde for preparing the class.

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