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Scoil naonúr oide í Scoil Náisiúnta
Bhalla Álainn atá suite leath-bhealach
idir Chlár Chlainne Mhuiris
agus Caisleán a' Bharraigh i gcroílár
Co Mhuigh Eo

We are a nine teacher school
situated half-way between
Castlebar and Claremorris
in the heart of Co Mayo!


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Ms Kelly's & Ms Nally's classes went on a nature & history walk on Thursday 7th October.  We saw autumn leaves, toadstools, frogs & dogs.  We also stopped at the old well, the round tower, the Nally Cross and the parish church.  See more photos under the Activities tab.


Welcome back to school for the 2016/17 school year.  We hope it will be a successful one for all.
See our most recent Board of Management Report under the Parent Info tab.

Congratulations to our cross country medal winners in the South Mayo and Mayo Cross Country championships.  Wishing all the best to our 5th & 6th Class Boys team who have qualified for the Connaught Championships in Sligo IT on Saturday 15 October.



A preview of our possible new school colour schemes as designed by 5th & 6th Class


Wishing our 6th class every success as they embark on their secondary school journey.  Abbie, your baking talents will be missed!


Congratulations to our football squad who won the Cumann na mBunscol Division 2B County Final in McHale Park on  Wednesday 1st June.


Congratulations to our hurling squad who won the Cumann na mBunscol Division 3 County Final in McHale Park on Wednesday 25th May.

Well done to all the boys for their hard work.

Five members of Fifth Class travelled to Dublin Castle on Saturday 21st May 2016 for the ExcitED Digital Learning Festival

See the video of the day under the News & Events menu.  Thanks to all who assisted on and before the day.

2nd Class had their First Communion retreat at Knock Shrine on Friday 13 May.

We wish them every blessing for their First Communion on Saturday 21 May.

Fantastic performances from our Hurling squad who won the Cumann na mBunscol Division 3 section blitz at Aghamore today (Thursday 12th May).

Final to be played at 4pm on Wednesday 25th May in McHale Park against Behy NS, Ballina.
We look forward to seeing as many of the school community as possible there.

Fáilte mhór to our new Principal
Ms Alma Egan!


Congratulations to all who participated in the FAI 5-a-Side soccer blitz in Milebush Park and the Cumann na mBunscol Camogie Mini-7s blitz at McHale Park this week


We are now a Digital School of Distinction!
Great excitement!
Well done to all for all their work!

Our BoM reports are  here









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