March 2014


Band SpectacularOn Thursday, March 27th, members of the Knockanean Music club participated in the ‘Band Spectacular’ in Ennis National School.  It was a very enjoyable afternoon and showcased wonderful musical talent in a relaxed and collaborative setting.  View some photos and read more about the event here.



An Scáthán DraíochtaComhghairdeas arís do Rang a Ceathair on another excellent performance of ‘An Scáthán Draíochta’  in Glór on Wednesday 19th March.  They are now through to the All Ireland on April 8th in Mullingar.   Ádh mór orthu! View photos of their play here.

Seachtain na Gaeilge – Craic agus Ceol!


Bhí Céilí Mór againn ar an Deardaoin, an 13ú Márta, chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh. Bhíomar ag damhsa Ionsaí na hInse agus an Dreoilín amuigh sa chlós. Bhain gach duine sult agus spraoi as an lá! View all the action here.



World Book Day 2014

Where’s Wally??


On Friday March 7th, the school yard was transformed into a magical world when the children dressed up as characters from their favourite books to celebrate World Book Day.  The costumes were very impressive and it was a fun-filled day!   Click here to read more and see more photos!


Féile Áitiúil an Chláir


Comhghairdeas do Rang a Ceathair for an excellent performance of ‘An Scáthán Draíochta’  in Glór on Wednesday 5th March.    They won two awards on the day: An Dráma Nua is Fearr agus An Aisteoir is Fearr! They are now through to the Munster Finals and will perform again on the 19 Márta 2014 i nGlór, Inis, Co An Chláir.   Ádh mór orthu!  Read more here.


Water Forum 

On Monday, the 3rd of March, five members of the Green Schools Committee attended a water forum at the West County Hotel.  They got lots of ideas to improve our school water programme.  Read about the day here.




Recently, third class enjoyed a visit from a former lighthouse keeper.   They learned all about life as a lighthouse keeper.  They also made their own lighthouses!  Read all about the visit and learn how to make your own lighthouse here.