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Colm Cooper Champions!

Boys from 5th and 6th Class set off for Killarney early last Thursday to take part in the Colm Cooper tournament with other Presentation Brothers’ Schools. St. Joseph’s played two matches in their group, overcoming Bunscoil Chríost Rí (4-07 to … Continue reading

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Rap Workshop with GMC Beats

The boys in 4th and 5th Class spent a day with local rapper GMC Beats recently. During this highly enjoyable workshop the boys learned about song writing, recording and producing music. They then put these skills into practice and each … Continue reading

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Award Winners!

Eight boys from 4th Class recently attended Cork City Hall to receive their trophies for coming in 3rd and 4th place in the Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project 2018. All of the boys in 4th Class worked extremely hard on … Continue reading

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4th Class get a taste of Secondary School life

Last week, 4th Class were given the opportunity to visit Deerpark C.B.S. where they spent a day as a first year. After conducting some hair-raising science experiments, they had a ‘petit dejeuner’ (breakfast!), where they had to request their ‘chocolat … Continue reading

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Electric experience at Lifetime Lab!

  In their own words, 4th Class had an electric experience last week at the Lifetime Lab! The boys built lots of simple electrical circuits. They investigated conductors and insulators and also learned about the dangers of electricity. To put … Continue reading

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Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project

4th Class began working very hard on their history projects last October. They wrote letters looking for information, went on field trips and spent lots of time researching in books and on the internet. They were even lucky enough to … Continue reading

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4th Class take part in FAI Futsal tournament

Before the mid-term break, 14 boys from 4th Class took part in the F.A.I. Futsal tournament in Midleton F.C. The boys played against a number of other schools in the tournament, which focused on fun and participation, as well as … Continue reading

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