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It’s beginning to look a lot like….Hallowe’en! 

Something spooking is stirring around Craggagh this week! Bats, pumpkins, witches and ghosts are roaming the corridors There's lots of spooky art work happening in each room! Don't forget, our PA have a very scary evening in store this weekend! Please note that the date of this event has been changed to Friday, Oct 28th.… Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like….Hallowe’en! 

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Vikings Workshop in @NMIreland Turlough House with @claiomh_ireland (warning – long read!)

The children from 3rd to 6th experienced a wonderful workshop, facilitated by Dave Swift of Claiomh on Tuesday last, Oct 18th, all about Vikings and in particular their clothing and weaponry. Dave delivered a huge amount of information in a very short space of time so the following is a summary of his main points! The majority… Continue reading Vikings Workshop in @NMIreland Turlough House with @claiomh_ireland (warning – long read!)

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Board of Management Meeting – Agreed Report 20/10/16

Craggagh National School Board of Management Meeting October 20th, 2016 Agreed Report   Re-fencing of school yard is almost complete, thanks to Seán Dwyer, Kieran Keane, John Killeen and Jimmy Murphy for their time and work. Extensive work has been carried out over the summer on the septic tank area. It is hoped to paint… Continue reading Board of Management Meeting – Agreed Report 20/10/16

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Mini 7s is just around the corner so we were out in gorgeous autumn sunshine today!

The local Cumann na mBunscol Mini 7s blitz will take place next Thursday in the Amenity Park, Swinford.  As always, the Mini 7s competition pits us against schools of all sizes. This year we will be joining forces with our friends in Straide NS. They are a 3 teacher school like ourselves.  Today, we hit… Continue reading Mini 7s is just around the corner so we were out in gorgeous autumn sunshine today!

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Craggagh flag on tour in Rio….full gallery! #rio2016 @thecontel  

Our blue and red school flag has made the 9,000km Journey to Brazil with Regina Flanagan, aunt of Amy, TJ and Katie McNicholas. Regina is volunteering in Rio with the athlete medical team and has sent us some great pictures from behind the scenes at the Olympics. Below is a selection of snaps taken at… Continue reading Craggagh flag on tour in Rio….full gallery! #rio2016 @thecontel  

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Spending our JEP profits in Westport House! Photo gallery

Our Junior Entrepreneur project has come to an end and Super Smoothies Ltd has been wound up. Today we got to spend the remainder of our profits having already purchased ukuleles. We had an absolutely fantastic day in Westport House! We enjoyed the flume ride, swinging ship, cannon ball run, swan pedal boats and the… Continue reading Spending our JEP profits in Westport House! Photo gallery