Monthly Archives: May 2016

GAA Training with Barry Anderson

We have been delighted to welcome GAA coach Barry Anderson to the school this term.
Barry who is a trainer with Grangenolvin GAA club is teaching each class for 45 minutes on a Monday. The children are learning all of the basic Gaelic Football … Continue reading

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Our May Altar in the Junior Room

The boys and girls have been remembering Mary, the mother of Jesus, during the month of May. They have been saying the ‘Hail Mary’ prayer every day and learning about how special Mary was as a person. Thank you to … Continue reading

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Junior Room School Tour 2016

The boys and girls had a great day in Castlecomer Discovery Park on their school tour. They began their day by putting on helmets and working their way around a junior woodland obstacle course. All the children displayed brilliant team … Continue reading

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“Shackleton Talk” by Kildare Library Services

Pictured above is Mario Corrigan, resident historian with Kildare Library Services visiting our school today.
Mario spoke to the children about the life and adventures of local man Ernest Shackleton. He also showed them a powerpoint which included video clips of … Continue reading

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First Holy Communion 2016

Congratulations to Caoimhe, James, Malachy and Freddie who received the sacrament of the Eucharist on Saturday the 14th of May in Levitstown Church with children from Kilkea School.
Fr. Paul O’ Driscoll presented each of the children with a certificate to … Continue reading

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Match Report by Michael Rodgers

Yesterday, Grange played Kildangan in Kildangan. The match was very even, the score was 5-6 to 2-13. Grange played very well, but lost and got knocked out of our division by Kildangan. Well done Grange for playing so well. After … Continue reading

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Match report by Brandon Nolan

On Wednesday 27/4/16 we had a match in Grange against Athgarvan. The final score was Athgarvan 2.2 Grange 1.12 it was a good match and everyone played excellently. It was very cold and the referee came late but we didn’t … Continue reading

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