Category Archives: Athletics


Sports Day Welcomes Athenry Olympic Athletes


We were delighted and honoured when several of the Athenry Olympic athletes came to Kenny Park on our annual Sports Day to run off some fun activities with the children. Great fun was had by all…

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Junior Infants are in Superhero Training!!!


Junior Infants were treated to a fantastic high energy workshop today as part if ASW!  Laurie put them through their paces to make sure that they are ready to take on a superhero role if a vacancy should arise! They had a blast!

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Relay Girls Take The Gold at Community Games


A huge well done to our two relay teams who both scooped the gold medal in the 400m relay at the Athenry Community Games and Parish Sport at the weekend. The school was represented very well by the many children who took part and did very well on the medals front! Well done to everyone […]

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Gymnastics Girl


Congratulations to Cailyn from St Ann’s who recently won a gold medal at the Renmore Gymnastics Club Competition which was held in Salthill. Cailyn performed a floor routine and was also on the vault. She absolutely loves gymnastics!!  

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SCN Runners raced over the Line at the Connachts


We are so proud in SCN of our fantastic senior running team who took away the bronze at the Connacht Finals of the Cross Country Running Championships in Roscommon on November 18th. The girls gave it their all on the day and Mrs Burke and Mr Burn cheered them on every step of the way!!

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SCN Runners Take The Gold!!


Huge congratulations to the SCN Senior Running Team who came 1st place in the County Schools Cross Country in Renmore on Friday, November the 10th, running  an impressive distance of 1000 metres each. The girls are fantastic competitors and the staff and pupils of the school are very proud of them. Congratulations also to our […]

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Kayla Triumphs at Athenry Community Games


Kayla from 6th won the overall best girl athlete at the Athenry Community Games competition this summer past and brought her stunning trophy into school recently to show it to her classmates. Well done Kayla on a great achievement!!

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Cross Country Senior Team off to the Connachts….


Huge congratulations to our senior running team who will proudly represent the school at the Irish Primary Schools Cross Country Running Connacht Finals in Roscommon at the end of October.

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Taking on the Teachers Challenge during European Week of Sport


The week of September 25th to the 29th was European Week of Sport and the aim of the week was to promote sport & physical activity across Europe. Everyone regardless of age was encouraged to Get Up, Get Out and Get Active.  Mr McDonald and his Active School committee were very busy in the lead up to this […]

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