Tag 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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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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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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Visitor to the School

Today, we were very lucky to have another parent come and visit us at school to tell us about their job and what it involves. Stephen Scannell gave us an excellent presentation on his company Teleflex. Teleflex produces medical devices, … Continue reading

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Grandparent’s Day

We had a great time celebrating Grandparent’s Day in Clontuskert N.S. today. Sincere thanks to all the grandparents, parents and members of the community who visited us. Thank you for sharing your memories, stories and knowledge and for giving the … Continue reading

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Students And Writers Of The Week!!

Congratulations to this week’s winners. Well done!!

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The Mad Scientist

Yesterday, the Mad Scientist paid us a visit. We had a great time learning all about the air around us, gravity, atmospheric pressure and lots more. Everyone had great fun and we can’t wait for the next visit!

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Gardening

Kay Synott visited our school today to help us in the garden. She worked with the senior room showing us how to thin out and maintain our willow dome. Everyone got stuck in and we had it finished in no … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Veronika!

Today we welcomed back Ms. Veronika Grossman to Clontuskert. Ms. Grossman taught German in our school during the Spring/Summer term last year. She visited with her friend Laura to catch up with the students and staff.
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Dental Workshop

Today Dental Nurse Helen Murphy came to our school to do dental workshops with the students.
We learned all about the structure and functions of our teeth, foods that are unkind to teeth and dental decay. We also got to … Continue reading

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