September 2019 News

Sixth Class Get Creative

Sixth Class are currently working on a STEAM project which encourages creative thinking and problem solving skills  in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths and Art.   Read more here.

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Welcome back to school. A ‘Céad Míle Fáilte’ to all the new boys and girls who are joining our school this year 2019/2020. We are all looking forward to a happy and healthy school year ahead.

June 2019 News

Knockanean Recognised as a GAA 5 Star Centre

The school was recently presented with the G.A.A 5 Star Flag in recognition for its weekly delivery of a programme of Gaelic Games activity.  Read more here.

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School Tour Time

Read about our end of year excursions here.  Photos to follow..

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Wheelchair Hurling

Senior Infants recently got the opportunity to experience wheelchair hurling.  Thank you to Annie’s mother for organising the experience.  Read more here.

 

April/May 2019 News

Science Blast

Fifth Class have been working hard on their project entitled ‘How to win an All Ireland Final’.  They recently attended the ESB Science Blast at Mary Immaculate College in Limerick where they proudly diplayed their efforts.  Read more here.

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GAA Blitz

Senior Infants and First Class recently enjoyed an afternoon of friendly rivalry in Gurteen, where they participated in a blitz competing with the other schools in the parish.  Read more here.

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Blue Flag Coastal Awards

As part of the Intel Mini Scientist competition, a group of Fifth Class girls completed a project on Blue Flag Beaches.  They were delighted to be invited to the Awards cermony in the Armada Hotel.  Read more here.