We wish all our pupils an enjoyable Easter break. The school will reopen again on Monday, April 29th.
Thank you to Stephen Quinn, the FAI Development Officer for South Tipperary, who visited the school today and completed a soccer coaching session with the pupils in 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th class. A fantastic morning was had by all the pupils and we look forward to further visits from Stephen in the future.
Pupils in 3rd & 4th class have been working with clay during their art lessons recently. Each pupil designed and made a "monster" using a variety of techniques and equipment. The monsters were all painted and decorated after the clay had dried out. They boys and girls were all very happy with their finished products.
Well done to our Under 11 Camogie team who competed in the Cumann na mBunscol Regional Blitz today. The team defeated Ayle and Donaskeigh in their group. As a result, they will play in a County Semi Final after the Easter holidays.
Please note that our Child Safeguarding Statement and Anti-Bullying Policy have been updated recently. Copies of these documents are available to be viewed on request in the school office.
Congratulations to past pupils Rebecca Farrell, Leonie Farrell, Emer McCarthy, Fiona Tuohy, Lucy Fogarty and Anna Keane who won the All Ireland Ladies Football Junior PPS Final with Cashel Community School today. They defeated FCJ Bunclody of Wexford in the final.
To celebrate National Tree Week 2019, Michael Fitzgerald (Tipperary County Council Cathaoirleach and Chairperson of Thomastown NS Board of Management), Garret Ahearn (Fine Gael General Election candidate) and Marie McGivern (Tipperary County Council Administrator) visited the school to plant a Hawthorn tree. The Infants are looking forward to watching its progress over the next few years!
Thank you to everyone who helped us to collect the Aldi Play Rugby stickers over the past number of weeks. We received over 700 stickers in total and we were able to complete two posters which have been returned to Aldi.
Well done to our Under 11 Hurling team who took part in the Cumann na mBunscol Blitz in Golden today. The team played a total of six games on the day and reached the final where they were narrowly defeated by Ayle. Congratulations to all involved!
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