August/September 2018

Accelerated Reader

Please click here to read about this new school initiative and find out how you can help by donating suitable books.


Welcome back to school.  A ‘Céad Míle Fáilte’ to all the new boys and girls who are joining our school this year.  We are all looking forward to a happy and healthy school year ahead.


June 2018

Cooling Down on the Last Day of School..

On a scorching hot last day of school, we all welcomed the arrival of an Ice Cream van sponsored by the Parent’s Council.  It was the perfect treat to help us all cool down 🙂 View some photos here.


Booklists available for viewing in the Parent’s section.  June newsletter available here.

School Tours – Read about end of year excursions here.  More photos to follow..



On Thursday June 21st, four sixth class girls enjoyed success in tennis.  Read more here.


Classroom Visitor

On Monday May 14th, Leah Harte’s Granny kindly visited Fourth Class to tell them all about life in Finland.  Read more here.


Division 1 Football Champions

On Monday June 11th, the girl’s football team did us proud in Cusack Park, when they captured the Division 1 football title.  Congratulations girls 🙂 Read more about a toughly fought contest here.


Croagh Patrick

Sixth Class enjoyed their annual trip to Croagh Patrick.  View photos here.



In May and June, all classes will be practising yoga with Antoinette, a trained instructor.  Read more and see some photos here.

May 2018

Budding Poets

Well done to Third Class for particiating in the Primary Schools Poetry competition.  Congratulations to the four pupils who were chosen to recite their poems at the finals in Ennis Education centre on April 26th.  They all did us proud with Amy Reynolds winning a prize for the best recital.  There was great excitement when Knockanean N.S. won the best overall school acolade.  Read more here.


Make the most of the promised fine weather: Family Picnic Day – Ennis Showgrounds – Sunday May 6th

April 2018

Sixth Class Fun Day

On Thursday, April 19th, Sixth Class organised a school ‘Fun Day’ as part of the Junior Entrepreneur programme.  The children really enjoyed it and had lots of fun participating in the different activities.  Read more here.

March 2018

FAI Spar Soccer Workshop

On Thursday, March 15th, Fifth and Sixth class participated in a soccer workshop in Gurteen.  Read more and see some photos here.


World Book Day

We recently celebrated World Book Day.  There were all sorts of weird and wonderful characters roaming around the school. Well done to all for making such a big effort with costumes. Take a look here.


Clare Sports Hall Athletics

On March 4th, Fifth and Sixth Class took part in an indoor athletics competition in Corofin Hall.  Read more and see some photos here.