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Visit to Abbeyleix House and Farm

Visit to Abbeyleix House and Farm

5th class get a tour of the garden in Abbeyleix House and Farm. We learn about plants and how to lay out a kitchen garden. Then we plant our own sunflowers and get to taste the strawberries and some yummy treats. Thank you so much Abbeyleix House and Farm, we had a...

No Mow May Campaign Launch

No Mow May Campaign Launch

Scoil Mhuire puts away the lawnmower and takes part in the Tidy Towns No Mow May Campaign to help our native wildlife.

6th Class Artwork

6th Class Artwork

6th class have been studying famous pieces of artwork. They then recreated it using any materials they wished from the art press. The results were amazing! Well done all!    

Green School News

Green School News

We planted lime trees at the front of our school. These trees were chosen as a native species and also to compliment the streetscape which has mature lime trees along the road. On Halloween we organised a circular economy preloved costume sale along with our Autumn...

First Holy Communion 2024

First Holy Communion 2024

Congratulations to the 26 children of Second Class and their teacher Ms O’Doherty who celebrated the sacrament of First Holy Communion on Saturday 20th April in the Church of the Most Holy Rosary. The children had been preparing for many weeks with their teachers and...

Green Schools News

Green Schools News

Many thanks to Maria from Goal who facilitated a great workshop in conjunction with Laois County Council about Water.  Children from Infants - 2nd Class took part in this fun & informative session.  Many thanks to everyone involved - our Green Schools Committee...

Indoor Hurling & Camogie Leagues

Indoor Hurling & Camogie Leagues

Well done to all the pupils who took part in the recent indoor hurling & camogie leagues.  The leagues which took place over a number of weeks ended up with nail biting finals!  Prizes were given out at this week's assembly to all players.  Well done to all...

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge will take place from 1st - 17th March with a fortnight of events throughout the school!  Activities will include frása an lae, tráth na gceist, ceol, amhráin, to name just a few.  Don't forget Lá glas on Friday 15th!

Lime Trees

Lime Trees

Green Schools Committee members were delighted to accept the beautiful new lime trees donated very kindly to the school by Abbeyleix Tidy Towns.  They were recently planted by Tús workers.  Thank you to everyone involved for your generosity.