Scoil Náisiúnta Seanghualainn

The ARC- Aquaculture Remote Classroom.

The children in Fifth and Sixth Class thoroughly enjoyed a day learning all about aquaculture in the ARC, Aquaculture Remote Classroom.

The children learned about what aquaculture is and the main types of aquaculture in Ireland. They could see how salmon is farmed using virtual reality headsets.

They learned how the geography and climate of Ireland is suitable for the farming of salmon, muscles and oysters. 

The socio-economic impact of aquaculture in Ireland was also discussed along with the health benefits of eating seafood for a balanced diet.

Success and Celebrations

Great celebrations were had this week to mark the success of our Ladies Football team who were the winners of the Cumann na mBunscol, West Limerick Ladies, Division Two Competition.

We are so proud of these girls on what was a fantastic achievement. Well done to all.

Our boys team also won their first game against Askeaton. A great start to their campaign. Well done boys.

Recent events and activities

The children from 3rd to 6th class were treated to a visit from the author Olive Mooney. She read extracts from her novels,  the Chronicles of Cadaver College. The children thoroughly enjoyed the visit and the chance to ask her questions.

Fifth class have been enjoying a six week block of swimming lessons in Askeaton Leisure Centre.

Primary Schools GAA Blitz Winners

Well done to the boys and girls from 5th and 6th class who took part in the Coláiste Mhuire Primary School 7 aside Football Blitz. A huge congratulations to our girls team who were the winners on the day. The captain Emma was delighted when Kyle Hayes presented her with her cup. There was great excitement at school on their return.

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