Well done to all the 5th and 6th class pupils who participated in the annual primary science quiz in St. Caimin’s Community School today. The quiz is run each year in conjunction with Science week and is funded by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). There were 241 pupils taking part in the quiz from St. Aidan’s National School, St. Tola’s National School, St. Senan’s National School, St. Conaire’s National School, Clonmoney National School and St. Finnachta's National School Sixmilebridge. Follow the link to see images of the event.
Credit Union Art Competition 2019
Congratulations to the following art students who were selected as prize winners in the Credit Union Art Competition 2019.
Jessica Dempsey, Sadhbh Quinn, Rachel Jun Pei Ng and Honey Maher Shields.
This competition was of a very high standard - illustrating the talent of those who received these awards.
Check out our first student blog of 2019 – 2020 in the student blog section (follow this link). Oisin Breen (LC1) tells us about how he has said goodbye to the Junior Certificate.
Parent Teacher Meeting (3rd Year and LC2s)
A parent teacher meeting for parents/guardians/carers of 3rd year and LC2 students will take place on Tuesday the 12th of November 2019 from 4.15 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.
Please allow a minimum of 2 hours to meet all the teachers and bring your child’s results with you. 5 minutes is the recommended time to spend with each teacher. Should you require more time this can be facilitated by making an appointment at a later date.
School will end at 3.45 p.m. to facilitate the meetings.
St. Caimin’s Community School are having a WSE-MLL inspection on Tuesday the 5th of November and from Monday the 11th to Wednesday the 13th of November 2019. As part of this inspection all 2nd year and LC1 parents will be asked to complete a questionnaire that your son/daughter will bring home on Tuesday the 5th of November. We encourage all parents to participate with this questionnaire. The following link outlines what is involved in a WSE-MLL inspection.
SOPHia Physics poster Competition
Congratulations to our TY students who have been shortlisted for the Sophia Physics poster Competition hosted by the University of Limerick.
1) Lee Hayes and Evan Quinn-Kilmartin for their poster on Elon Musk
2) Maeve Moore for her poster on the physics of bicycles and
3) Cillian Fitzpatrick for his poster on the physics of skateboarding
Students will represent the school at this competition on Friday the 15th of November.
African Drumming Workshop
Our Transition Year. Leaving Certificate Applied and 1st year students enjoyed an African Drumming Workshop this week with Patrick from @AfricanDrummingIreland. During the workshops our students were able to experience the benefits, joy and sense of unity that interactive, drum Teambuilding creates.
Congratulations to all our students who received awards today in recognition of academic and sporting achievements and contribution to the school and wider community. To see photographs of the ceremony please follow this link.