Tag Archives: Visitors to the School

Visit from Noel Naughten

We would like to say a big thank you to Noel Naughten who came in on Friday morning to speak to us about his job. Noel is a parent in our school and he works as a paramedic for the … Continue reading

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Visit from Darren Frehill- RTE Sport

Today Darren Frehill came to Clontuskert to talk about his job. Darren is originally from Laurencetown. He brought his son with him and we were delighted to meet both of them. We asked him questions like; was commentating his first … Continue reading

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Winter Olympics 2018

The Senior Room students have been busy working on a project about the Winter Olympics. We are looking forward to asking Darren Frehill from RTE Sport lots of questions about his adventures in PyeongChang, in South Korea, when he … Continue reading

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Visit from Fursey Whyte

Today Fursey Whyte, a parent in Clontuskert, came to talk to us about his job and what he does. He told us that in 1945 Whyte’s concrete was founded by Fursey White (Senior) his dad. Now Fursey Whyte has taken … Continue reading

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Visit from Galway Players

Today was an extra special day when Jason Flynn and Davy Glennon visited Clontuskert accompanied by not one but four cups won by Galway teams in 2017. They brought the Liam McCarthy Cup, (All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship) Bob O’ … Continue reading

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Grandparents’ Day

Today we had the pleasure of welcoming our grandparents and parents to Clontuskert for one of the most special days of the year; Grandparents’ Day.
The day began with a mass celebrated by Fr. Kilkenny in the school hall. We had … Continue reading

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Assembly 12-1-2017

Today at Assembly we spoke about our New Year Resolutions. We thought about all of the people we would like to help this year.
We were updated on FLL Junior and FLL progress so far. We learnt about Write a Book … Continue reading

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Presenting our work in OneNote

Today Microsoft visited us in Clontuskert to film us presenting about our work in OneNote. We shared our work in Classroom Notebook, Staff Notebook and how we use Learning Tools. We were filmed in groups working on a collaborative feasts … Continue reading

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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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Climate Action Workshop with Dr. Anne Dolan

Today the students in the Senior Room participated in a Climate Action Workshop with Dr. Anne Dolan. Anne is a lecturer in primary Geography in Mary Immaculate College in Limerick. Mary Immaculate is a Teacher Training college where primary teachers … Continue reading

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