Report from Zeeko on internet safety.

45_SNPeadarAgusPol_2018March21_Primary School Trend Report R3

Recently we had a visit from Zeeko who talked to the children and parents about internet safety.To prepare for this ,a survey was conducted in which the children were asked about their internet usage .The results of this survey are available above.

 

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

5 a side Football.

Three teams went to the Carlow Five a Side Football held on Wednesday last at Hawkin`s Lane Tullow. We played our best and won a few games but ultimately we failed to qualify.Its the taking part that counts!Pictured above are the 3 teams from the school.

Posted in Sport, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WOW Day – Wednasday 18th April 2018

This gallery contains 4 photos.

On Wednesday 18th April the Green Schools Committee organised a ‘WOW’ day where children and parents were encouraged to walk – park/stride to school.  It was agreat success.  We encourage families to try do this every Wednesday.

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Mini Seven’s Hurling/Camogie/Football

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Four children represented our school recently in the Cumann na mBunscoil Mini Seven’s competition in Carlow Hurling Club.  Padraig Nolan and Isabella O’Byrne took part in the football competition.  Daniel Bolger and Emer Deacon took part in … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Science Day 20th April 2018

This gallery contains 45 photos.

Our Science Day took place on Friday 20th April in the school hall.  The children were busy getting different experiments ready during the week.  All classes went to the hall during the day and parents came in at 1.30pm.  It … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Community Games Chess

Happy chess players!!

Ballon/Rathoe community games chess team went to Carlow IT to play in the Leinsster quarter final.  The team beat two teams from Wexford.  They are through to the Leinster semi final.  It will be in Meath in two weeks time.
The team was; Eoin, Brian, Danny, Mikey, Dara and the two James from Rathoe.
Well done boys!

Posted in community games | Leave a comment

P.E. survey of parents.

As part of our review of P.E. in the school we have designed a survey for parents to get your views on the subject of P.E.(Physical Education) in our school.It would assist us greatly if you as a parent could fill out the survey and tell other parents to do the same.Please click on the link below to take the survey.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ZjeYfGyWThKAzjqEpDtKdoW3vhnBaVjb4qk_mL8dhhs/edit

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Community Games Boys U 12 Soccer

On Saturday 14th April Ballon boys played in the community games u 12 soccer competition in Parkville pitch in Tullow. The boys played Askea and St. Lazerians in the final.  The final went to extra time and in the first half Brian Maher scored.  The final score was 2 – 1.  It was a  very close and exciting game.  Johnny Maher was the captain.
It was a terrific game!
By Eddie Hourihane

Posted in community games | Leave a comment

Ms. Murphy’s projects on ‘Australia’

This gallery contains 24 photos.

By Helena Cranny, Lilly Maher & Keelan Reynolds
We were learning about Australia and we did some excellent projects!
We all choose 2 different topics to do for our projects.  It was really fun learning about Australia and we found out lots … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Science Day – Friday 20th April

We are having our ‘Science Day’ on Friday 20th April from
1.30pm to 2.45pm in the school hall.  Each class is very busy preparing for this day and they have a great selection of equipment and experiments ready.  Children will be explaining and displaying their experiments throughout the day.
We hope to see as many parents as possible come to our ‘Science Day’.

 

Posted in Science | Leave a comment