Congratulations to our pupils who received the sacrament of Confirmation on Friday. Thank you to Archbishop Kieran O'Reilly, Fr. Coffey, Fr. O'Gorman and Fr. Downes who lead the ceremony. Also, thank you to the school choir for their wonderful singing on the day and special mention to Alex Meagher for the beautiful pieces she played on the accordion during the ceremony. Finally, many thanks to all those who attended the ceremony on Friday, including sponsors and family members, and helped to make the occasion so special for our wonderful Confirmation candidates.
Best wishes to our pupils receiving the sacrament of Confirmation tomorrow (Friday 19th May) in the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Golden. They have prepared diligently over the past number of months and we hope that both they and their families have a memorable day.
Huge congratulations to Alex Meagher in 5th Class who had a very busy and successful weekend at the recent Fleadh Cheoil Thiobraid Árann. Alex was awarded 3rd place in the Under 12 duet and has qualified for the upcoming Muster Fleadh while she received 1st place in both the Under 12 ceilí band and the Under 12 solo button accordion. The success continued for the Meagher household as Alex's sister and past pupil of Thomastown NS, Catherine, placed 3rd with her Under 18 trio playing the concertina and placed 2nd in the Under 18 ceilí band. Well done to Alex and Catherine, two very talented musicians!
Congratulations to past pupil Ian Ryan who was awarded the CTRYO Member of the Year 2022/2023 at their recent Awards Night. Ian plays the Violin in The County Tipperary Ryan Youth Orchestra. Well done Ian!
Congratulations to our 2nd Class pupils who received their First Holy Communion yesterday. We hope they had a wonderful time celebrating their special day. Thank you to Ms. Maher, Fr. Coffey and Fr. Downes for organising such a lovely ceremony.
Good luck to Eimear Heffernan and the Tipperary Senior Camogie team in tomorrow evening's Munster Senior Championship Camogie Final in Semple Stadium v Clare. Beir bua Eimear!
Best wishes to our 2nd Class pupils who will receive their First Holy Communion in the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Golden tomorrow, Saturday 13th May. The pupils have been busy preparing for their big day over the past few months and we hope that both they and their families will all have a very enjoyable day.
Well done to Lucy and Mary-Kate in 5th Class who were up very early yesterday morning taking part in the Pieta House "Darkness Into Light" walk in Cashel. The girls were joined by Mairead, Trish, Teresa and Ann Marie. Bail ó Dhia oraibh!
Well done to our Under 13 Hurling, Under 11 Hurling and Under 11 Camogie teams who have been busy taking part in the Cumann na mBunscol competitions in Tipperary Town, Moyle Rovers and Clonoulty since they returned to school after the Easter holidays.
Congratulations to Tommy Sutton in 6th Class who captained Arravale Rovers GAA Club to the West Tipperary Under 13 Football title on Thursday night. Maith thú Tommy!
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