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Rugby training with Tiernan Regan

Today we began Rugby Training with Tiernan Regan. Tiernan plays with Loughrea Rugby and is working with Ballinasloe Rugby and Connacht. The Seniors will train for November and the Juniors for December.

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Comhghairdeas Gaillimh!

Congratulations to the Galway Senior Hurling Team who are All Ireland Champions. We all really enjoyed the superb game of hurling yesterday and look forward to celebrating over the next few weeks.

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Visit from Galway Captain David Burke

Today David Burke came to our school. He came into our classroom to talk to us about what he does. As well as playing for the Galway Hurling team he is a teacher in St. Brigid’s College Loughrea as a … Continue reading

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Operation Transformation 10@10

Today at 10am we all trooped out to the school basketball court. Across the country schools and clubs were taking part in the Operation Transformation 10@10 and Clontuskert was amongst them.
5th and 6th class worked yesterday to make teams and … Continue reading

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Billy Byrne Cup

Huge congratulations go to this term’s chosen recipient of the Billy Byrne Cup for 2016. She received the award for being an excellent team player who has an excellent attitude and always gives 100% effort in sport. She is an … Continue reading

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Sports Day

Today we took part in an action packed Sports Day in Clontuskert. All classes participated from Junior Infants to 6th class. The new Junior Infants came to visit and took part in the novelty races.
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Football Blitz

Today St. Augustine’s N.S. hosted a football blitz at Clontuskert pitch.
We played two very tough matches against Kilglass N.S. and Clonfert N.S. We made some great passes and scores but we just missed out on a place in the … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Sunshine

We really made the most of the lovely weather in Clontuskert today. We had our lunch outside, enjoyed a game of football and spent time reading in the tent!

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Active School Week

Active School Week runs from the 25th – 29th of April this year. It is an initiative that promotes fun and inclusive physical activity opportunities for all children.
On Monday, we kick started our action packed week with a whole-school Skipathon!

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Ballinasloe Fit Town Celebration

The GAA Committee members have kindly offered their clubhouse, grounds and facilities and Ballinasloe Fit Town are extremely grateful to have them on board. The day commences with EVERYONE meeting in the GAA grounds (behind Supervalu) for approx … Continue reading

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