Monthly Archives: May 2017

Eir Junior Spider Awards


Fred O’Connell Award

Fred O’Connell was involved with the N.P.C. (National Parent’s Council) in the early years of the organisation’s devepolment. Fred also served as chairperson and vice-chariperson of the N.P.C.and he believed that parents have a vital role to play in their child’s education. The award is on his honour. It seeks to shine a light o the partnership and work that Parent’s Associations engage in. Glinsk

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Áistear – Farming


Pioneer Award Winners


Hurling Coaching


Gaelic Championship – Boys & Girls


Hurling Coaching

For the past last few Thursdays every student in Glinsk N.S. has gone out for hurling coaching.It has been very fun to have hurling at our school. We’ve learned loads from Frank and Seán. They bring all the equipment we need to play hurling. They bring hurls, sliotars and helmets. We are having greaaaaaaat fun! “Thank you Sean and Frank.” I hope you can

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F.A.I. soccer competitions

On the 16th Tuesday there was a F.A.I competition for boys and girls. There was 3 other schools there. The girls split up into two teams and the boys entered one team. Everyone was excited. The time came to go to the pitch. The boys first match was against Athleague N.S. and the score was 3-0 to us. While we were playing the girls were

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Bord Gáis Student Theatre Awards

On May 17th, 1st to 5th classes class went to Dublin to the Bord Gáis Theatre for the Student Theatre Awards. We were shortlisted in the Best Supporting Female category for Gabrielle’s performance as Judge Grumps in Straw & Order. We got a bus up to Dublin and we watched The Nut Job, Harry Potter and Open Season 3 on the way. It was

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Harry Potter

Many of the kids in our school love the Harry Potter book series. They are very interesting and exciting. In the first Harry Potter book, Harry meets the person who gave him his famous lightning scar on his forehead. Lord VOLDEMORT! In the second book Harry saves Ginny Weasley, Ron Weasley’s little sister from the Basilisk. All of the books are unique. There are

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