Yearly Archives: 2017


Dreamcatchers return to SCN


The senior pupils were delighted when Cathy and Jackie from the Skylark Centre came back to talk to them about the Dare to Dream conference where the girls’ dreamcatchers were presented to the people in attendance.

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The Science Dome Visits


What great fun we had when the Science Dome came to celebrate Science Week in SCN

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Our Kind Secretary


Mrs Kennedy received the kindest staff member award from Mrs Neylon during Anti-Bullying Week. Mrs Kennedy is always very kind, patient and caring towards towards the staff and pupils and we think that she does a fantastic job!!  

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What’s up in fourth class?!


Ciara won our first Spelling Bee competition!! Well done Ciara!! Some spooky Halloween dance routines with Kim!! What great fun it was!! Having fun during science week!! some experiments included ‘tie-dye milk’, ‘runaway pepper’, ‘lava lamps’ and ‘volcanos’ We are getting ready for our Peace Proms concert in January. We had rehearsals in Leisureland on […]

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Letter (11) 05122017


Scoil Chroí Naofa Athenry, Co Galway Telephone:  091-844510 Email: scnathenry@eircom.net Website: www.scoilchroinaofaathenry.ie   Dear Parents                                                  Issue: 11                                                        December 5th 2017   Congratulations to the 174 children who performed at The Lighting of the Christmas Tree last Friday. The children put a lot of hard work into preparing for this […]

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SCN Band Marches for Christmas


The SCN Medieval Town Band marched through the streets of Athenry on Friday, December the 1st as part of the annual turning on of the Athenry Christmas Lights. This years band is the biggest with 174 girls playing a range of musical instruments as well as bearing flags, majorettes and pom poms. The girls performed wonderfully […]

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Sixth Bring Christmas to Athenry


Sixth Class were super busy the last week in November creating their own unique handmade baubles to decorate various Christmas Trees around Athenry Town in conjunction with the Town Towns Committee. Their creations were beautiful and were deservedly showcased at the official turning on of the Athenry Christmas Lights on December the 1st. Well done, Girls!

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Trick or Treat for Temple Street with Emma


Emma from Mrs Hennessy’s Third Class proudly brought a cheque for 787 euro up to Temple Street Children’s Hospital in November. Emma’s class organised a whole school fundraiser before Halloween Break  to raise money for this very deserving cause. Well done to Mrs Hennessy’s Class and to Emma!!

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And the Kindest Pupils are…..


SCN Kindness Award Well Done to these very kind pupils who were chosen by their teachers for being the most kind children in their class during Anti-Bullying Week. (Missing from the picture are Ella from Sixth, Aaliyah from Fourth and Amélie from Second Class)

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