Newsflash from Scoil Naomh Bríd

EXCITING NEWS!!!! Head to the App Store and download our very own Scoil Naomh Brid Ardaghy App. We are delighted that lots of people have downloaded our app already. Check out our eager advertisers from Rang a 3 & 4.

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AFTER-SCHOOL CLUB A BIG SUCCESS thanks to Marguerite & Jennifer… fun, fun, fun!

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Not even the wet weather last Thursday (16th June) could dampen our high spirits as we cycled to Carlingford, enjoyed an ice-cream, returned to Omeath and had a tasty lunch in The Granvue – Yum! Thanks to all! IMG_0565The boys wish each other luck!IMG_0594Saoirse takes off at speed!IMG_0574Real professional cyclists!IMG_0629Seán concentrates hard while                                                                      Michael gives a big smile! IMG_0633Kristian looks confident!

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Welcome to our school website in Scoil Naomh Bríd, Ardaghy, Omeath, Co.Louth. We are a five teacher school, located in the picturesque area of Omeath. We enjoy an elevated position overlooking the mountains and the beautiful Carlingford Lough. We hope you find all the information you require on this website. If you need any further information please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Principal: Ms.Regina O’Malley                                 042-9375232

A Theatre from Westminster visited our school yesterday (Monday 30th May). It was BRILLIANT! Look at the fun we had AND we learned all about The Great Wall of China! We weren’t even a little bit scared of the BIG dragon!

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A MUSIC SESSION IN THE SUNSHINE. Lucky, lucky us!

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IMG_6735What a super, super day! We loved showing off our artwork to our parents, grannies, grandads, cousins & friends…IMG_6709IMG_6715IMG_6692IMG_6687

The children admire each others work & are each others best critics!IMG_6688IMG_6690IMG_6694IMG_6712

A VERY SUCCESSFUL TRIP TO THE AVIVA ON TUESDAY 17TH WHERE WE WATCHED IRELAND PREPARE FOR THE EUROS

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IMG_6575[1] Look at the transformation…from little angels into BIG angels on Sat.21st May on their First Holy Communion! Comhghairdeas buachaillí ‘is cailíní!

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OPEN DAY FUN AT SCOIL NAOMH BRÍD

Looking forward to meeting all our new pupils on Thursday 26th May, 1.30pm to 3pm in our school. Come along to meet the pupils & staff of our school and get to know your new friends! We would also love if the boys and girls would return to us on Mon.30th May for a special theatre performance in our school at 9.30am. See you there!

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Can you believe it’s term 3 already?

We’ve a very busy term ahead!  The boys & girls of Rang a 5 & 6 were in Dublin today at a workshop at the Government Buildings of Irish Aid. See the photos below. The boys & girls looked great in their kanzu dresses and showed great talent on the drums!

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Watch this space … We are looking forward to launching our new ‘Scoil Naomh Bríd’ app VERY soon!!!!

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Scoil Naomh Bríd, Omeath, Co. Louth

Halloween 2015!

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Good craic with Barry and his banjo!

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Welcome to our fifteen new Junior Infants!

September 2015.

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What a HUGE success… Thanks to all who made it happen and turned out on the day (& all week from Sunday 24th in Roscommon)! Thanks to our Parents Association, Táin March organisers, pupils,staff & parents of SN Lorcan, pupils, staff & parents of our school, The Granvue for allowing us to set up our feast and shelter from the rain, Sharon for sharing her expertise, the whole community of Omeath, all our generous sponsors, 27th Army Battalion, Dundalk & the wider communities of County Louth, Irish TV producers across Ireland… too many people to name…

Pupils and staff have been very busy getting ready for the Battle on Monday…

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while the Bull has been rambling around Omeath…

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Táin Day2 - Monday Well done to the Táin Warriors – they                                                                               survived Day 2! No problem to them!                                                                       Well done Jim & co!

The TÁIN MARCH started this weekend in Roscommon! Our walking ‘warriors’ couldn’t wait to get started! There is still plenty of time to join in on any of the nine days as we would be delighted of more volunteers… just contact Jim at 087-7930643. 

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IMG_2523 Congratulations to Mr.Mullen & his                                 First Holy Communion Class who celebrated on Saturday 23rd May.

Our OPEN DAY today was a big success. We were very excited about meeting our new Junior Infant pupils and look forward to welcoming them back on Monday 31st August 2015

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County and North Leinster Champions in F.A.I. 5-a-side League

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Comhghairdeas buachaillí! We are very proud of our boys soccer team who are through to the SPAR F.A.I. Leinster Championship on Thursday 30th April’15 – Please come & support us in Navan MDL Grounds.

Looking for a once-off adventure? Join us as we venture from Co.Roscommon to Co.Louth on the Táin March raising funds for our school and redevelopment of our football field. Our hard-working Parent’s Association are looking for volunteer walkers .. go on, you know you want to rise to the challenge!

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Judging of our new Tree-Tribe garden in Omeath playground took place today (Mon.27th) Our young Tree-Tribe in collaboration with Omeath Tidy-Towns were a credit to co-ordinating teacher Ms.McKevitt. Well done boys and girls! Thanks also to members of the community – Marie McGuinness, Seán McGuinness (past pupil) Clare O’Hagan (Tidy-Towns), Jennifer & Jude Quinn, Anthony, Brian (Tidy-Towns)  Jim Fearon, Jolene & Jeff Lin and all others who gave of their time so generously to make our ‘Wishing Orchard’ such a beautiful place.

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WOW, WOW, WOW… We have just received notification of our 3rd Green Flag on Water Conservation. We are delighted for our school and dedicated Green-Schools committee.

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What fun we had on Wednesday when we celebrated World Book Day dressed as different Book Characters. Thanks for supporting our Book Fair – we had a super response.

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CHECK OUT OUR GALLERY PAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS!

Well done to Molly Ní Shúilleabhain whose beautiful artwork was chosen out of hundreds of entries in the Navan Education centre’s W.B. Yeats Commemoration Event. Molly will represent our school at a presentation in April.

Well done also to Tiarnan Collins-Knight and Philip McGovern who wrote poems entitled ‘Into the Future’ for ‘Write-a-Poem 2015’. Their wonderful poems will be published in a book and launched in  Navan Education Centre in May. Comhghairdeas libh go léir!

Our Book Fair is on the way. Hooray! It’s dress-up as a book character day on Wednesday 25th March. Time to get our thinking-caps on… check out the following website for simple ideas:

http://www.bookaid.org/get-involved/fundraise/schools/world-book-day-2014/dress_up_resources/

IMG_1510Happy Mother’s Day!

Lá na Máithreacha Sona Duit!

IMG_3351[1]Our Tree-Tribe all set for their launch today – Friday 6ú Márta 2015

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IMG_3161[1]PEACE PROMS 2015 in the RDS

Take a look at some HORROR-FILLED FUN in Scoil Naomh Bríd on Friday 24th! Check out our Gallery also for more spooky pics!

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The pupils of Scoil Naomh Bríd have been working very hard to put together Christmas gifts in shoe-boxes for Team Hope, for children who are not as fortunate as themselves in Africa and Eastern Europe. Well done boys & girls!

Comhghairdeas Cailíní! 

We are very proud of our girls 9-a-side team who succeeded to reach the final of Corn Choláiste Bhríde on Sat.18th October in Knockbridge and were narrowly defeated by Monksland N.S. Well done cailíní! 

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IMG_2383[1]COMHGHAIRDEAS BUACHAILLÍ!

We are very proud of our pupils, Colm, Calum, Manus, Patrick, Jacob & David, and also our past pupils, who won the Division 3B League Final in Darver on Saturday against Clann na Gael. 

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           Our wonderful new Junior Infants on                                                                        their first long day at ‘Big School’.

Reminders for New Term

  • Irish Dancing with Connolly School of Irish Dancing: Monday 12ú Eanáir’15
  • Violin & piano lessons: Recommencing on Friday 16ú Eanáir’15

Look at our very own Queen Meadhbh!

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Click Enrolment form -updated 2015 to download a copy

‘Dress-Up as a Book Character Day’ at Scoil Naomh Bríd was a SUPER SUCCESS. Can you guess who we are dressed up as?

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FRIENDSHIP WEEK at Scoil Naomh Bríd, Ardaghy 

Click to see what we’ve been up to: Lón le Chéile & Poetry Reading.

IMG_0734 Be Active ASAP, Wednesdays at 3pm

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