Category Archives: local community


SCN Supports Athenry Playground


Michelle Herterich visited our school recently to collect over 1300 euro for the Athenry Playground Fundraiser Appeal. Mrs Monson presented Michelle with our contribution which was raised at the very successful Sixth Class annual bake sale fundraising event. We are delighted that we could contribute to this worthwhile project and are very much looking forward to […]

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River Clarin Calendar Winners


Huge congrats to Eva, Lizzy, Maya and  Victoria for having their unique photograph of Athenry featured in the annual River Clarin: From the source to the sea calendar. Watch out for this calendar which is due to hit the shelves shortly!!

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‘Save Athenry Playground’ Fundraiser Bakesale


Sixth Class were exceptionally busy in the lead up to Halloween as they brought forward their annual bake sale to raise money for Athenry Playground. The Halloween inspired bake sale was a massive success and hugely supported by the school community who baked and brought in oceans of baked goods to contribute to this worthwhile […]

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Farewell to Mrs Neylon


Mrs Neylon retired on the 1st of October after 24 years as Principal of SCN. The staff, pupils and parents of the school wish her every health and happiness in her retirement. The school community gathered for a mass on September 27th to mark the beginning of the new school year and also to celebrate […]

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Senior Infants in room 4 having fun for Mrs Neylon’s retirement.


Room 4 had a lot of fun on the occasion of Mrs. Neylon’s retirement. We had a super clown show, delicious ice creams and we took home great balloon creations.  Thank you Mrs Neylon.  

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Room 1 School Tour


We visited Turoe Pet Farm for our school tour and had a great time feeding the animals, on the playground, isn’t that right Mrs. Hallissey!! and having fun out the bouncy castle…I even went on the big slide myself with the help of my little buddies!

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Athenry Tidy Towns Paid Us A Visit


Eddie, Celia and Pat from the Tidy Towns and Christmas lights Committee were presented with a cheque for 800  Euro this morning on behalf of the Students Council and the children of the school. The money will go towards funding their trojan work in keeping and making Athenry a beautiful place.

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Larry has left the building


Larry our fundraising snake has finally left SCN and slithered his way back into the jungle. He is just thrilled that the SCN community gathered 1048 euro during his visit to the school. Well done, everyone!

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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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Cash for Clobber


The Green School Committee organised another Cash 4 Clobber this week. Our parents were very busy cleaning out their houses in the lead up to this event…..

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