Category Archives: Visitors to the school

Visit from Fr. Anthony Kelly

Fr. Anthony Kelly visited us in Clontuskert today. It was Fr. Anthony’s ruby (40th) anniversary of ordination, two weeks ago.
Fr. Anthony spoke to us about his life on the missions. 
 • He went to Ghana 40 years ago. 
 • It was very … Continue reading

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John Butler and David Fallon Visit

John Butler and David Fallon Visit
• John Butler is an engineer and David Fallon is an ecologist.
• They work together in Bord na Mona but they have different jobs.
• 10,000 years ago all of Ireland was covered in ice. Then it all … Continue reading

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Dogs Trust Workshop

Aoife Murdock from Dogs Trust is visiting today to teach us how to look after and care for dogs. She is telling us about the dogs that the canine carers look after in Dogs Trust. 
DOGS Trust
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Visitors from National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Today we hosted visitors from Singapore in Clontuskert; Mr Sherwin Cheng, Mr Alvin Lim, Miss Tan Ming Ming, Mr Muhammad Farizal and Dr Zoe Boon.

The group are Vice-Principals from Singapore who are currently participants of the Leadership in Education Programme … Continue reading

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Election candidate Maura Hopkins visits

Today Election candidate Maura Hopkins visited the school. Maura is running for Fine Gael in the Roscommon constituency. Galway County Councillor Michael Finnerty accompanied Maura.
We prepared lots of questions for Maura. Watch the interview here:

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Travelling 6858 kilometres with Skypeathon

Today we travelled 6858 kilometres or 4261 miles as part of a global Skype-a-thon. The Skype-a-thon aims to reach a global high of over one million virtual miles travelled between the 48 hours of the 3rd and 4th of December.
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1916 Flags for Schools

Today Lieutenant Paul Dunne visited Clontuskert as part of the Flags for Schools Initiative.
To commemorate the centenary of the 1916 Rising and to celebrate 100 years since the Proclamation of the Irish Republic, the Government has tasked Óglaigh na hÉireann … Continue reading

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Spring Clean in Clontuskert

Thank you to all of the families who participated in Clontuskert’s Spring Clean this morning. We really appreciate all the hard work! Check out the before and after pictures.
Ní neart go cur le chéile.

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Visit from Fr. Anthony Kelly

Today Fr. Anthony Kelly came to visit us in Clontuskert. Thanks Fr., we learnt a lot from you! Beannachtaí na Nollag duit!

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Clontuskert Tribune October Edition

Check out the Clontuskert Tribune for October. The editors this month were Triggy and Little Star.
Bain taitmeamh as!
October 2014:
Clontuskert Tribune October 2014

Learn about how we create our School Newspaper above. This film was made by Microsoft Partners in Learning.
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