Monthly Archives: April 2017


Letter (17) 26042017


Scoil Chroí Naofa Athenry, Co Galway Telephone:  091-844510 Email: scnathenry@eircom.net Website: www.scoilchroinaofaathenry.ie   Dear Parents                                                    Issue: 17                                      April 26th 2017 Congratulations to the following; The girls in 2nd class who made their First Confession before Easter. Shandreya Flannery who represented the school in the Co. Galway Spelling Bee Competition. All the children who […]

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Draughts League


Mr Wallace’s room 6 have been undertaking a draughts league for the last month. The children played each other in a league format before 8 competitors reached the quarter-finals. Some thrilling matches culminated in a final victory for Katie who proved a fantastic player. All the children enjoyed the league and many of them have […]

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Quiz Club


Girls from Third class up to Sixth class took part in Quiz Club this year, turning up every Wednesday after school to prepare for the many quizzes that Scoil Chroí Naofa took part in since before Christmas. These included the Athenry Library quiz, the Kilchreest N.S. quiz, the Athenry Credit Union quiz, the Community Games […]

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Engineering Week in 3rd Class


3rd Class enjoyed a trip to NUIG for an interesting insight into engineering. Then it was up to the girls to become engineers for a day too!

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Engineers Week in Ms. Tyrrell’s class


We had great fun during engineers week. We made lots of different things using recycled materials e.g. robots, boats and submarines. We made houses and different shapes using marshmallows and wooden sticks. 

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A busy term in Junior Infants!


The Junior Infants have been very busy this term. Have a look at all the news! We are very getting ready for Easter. Here are some of the things we have been making: Last week, Chloe’s mammy visited and she taught us some Easter dances. Here we are doing our bunny hops!

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Super Trooper Safari


Early in March the Active School Committee(2nd class) went on a Super Trooper Safari to Supervalu in Loughrea. There we met a dietitian and got to taste food from the Bakery, Meat, Dairy and Fruit and Vegetables sections.    

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World Book Day


Children dressed up as characters from books to celebrate World Book Day. Two authors, Geraldine Mills, and Colm Wallace, who teaches in Scoil Chroí Naofa, provided writing workshops.  

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