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A Superb Performance!

Bows, wands, ribbons, hairbands, skirts, dresses and shawls… were all to be seen today as the boys in 4th class got into character for their production of ‘Alas in Blunderland’.  This is a play, which was written by Peter Gunning, … Continue reading

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More than a Piece of Cake

The master piece that was the cake made for the Holy Communion class, was sliced for the children today.  It was as delicious as it looks!

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Alas! we must say goodbye…

  Mrs. O’Mahony has worked as the Speech and Drama teacher in St. Joseph’s NS since 1987.  She made the decision to retire at the end of May.   Mrs. O’Mahony has taught every boy who has passed through the school … Continue reading

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Principal’s Awards

Comhghairdeas agus maith sibh buachaillí

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4th Class History Projects

Following their entry into the Discover Cork: Schools’ Heritage Project 2018, 4th class completed a number of projects on different aspects of Cork’s rich heritage (built, natural and cultural).   Some of the projects received awards for best projects and the … Continue reading

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1st Class are Learning about Capacity

1st class boys really enjoyed exploring the topic of “Capacity” in Maths. They had great fun practising their estimation skills while learning about Litres and Millilitres.

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St. Joe’s Awarded the 5th Green Flag

A huge congratulations to the Green School Committee for obtaining their 5th Green School flag for St. Joseph’s which was awarded for Biodiversity! The boys worked really hard with the help of Ms. Kelleher, Mary Porter and Br. Ben, planting … Continue reading

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