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Mrs C. Kenny, the Home School Community Liaison, has got a series of cookery classes up and running for parents, from February 21st, for five weeks.

The tutor is Denise Walsh. See photos of some of the delicious dishes, below:


Chicken Teriyaki and Lemon Pudding!






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  • Writer's picturePresentation School Castlecomer

The girls of 2nd, 3rd and 4th class are armed with litter pickers, gloves, specially-designed hi-vis jackets, and bright green refuse sacks! Yes, they've registered for the Picker Pals programme this year, and have been taking home the litter picking packs, one pupil per week.


When the pack is returned to class, the pupils ask the 'Picker' all about their litter picking exploits.

We have found out this year, that plastic bottles are the most common items of rubbish found around Castlecomer.

We wonder, will this change with the introduction of the Deposit Return Scheme, and the Reverse Vending Machines?

We have been learning about this new recycling scheme, as part of the Picker Pals programme.

We have taken part in online zoom meetings/ classes and in quizes.

Stay tuned for more news!



Taking part in the Picker Pals online quiz (above), and opening the new Picker Pals pack, to great excitement (we got colouring books, too!)



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We are a Creative School, and part of this initiative means we celebrate with art, craft, writing and more, in the month of February.


We have had such a busy month. Some of the activities this month included:

  • Making St Brigid's Crosses

  • Making pancakes!

  • Designing and making Valentine's day cards and crafts

  • construction

  • art and craft in the library, as part of the Teddy Bear's Picnic

  • Cookery classes for parents in the kitchen

  • Friendship Week colouring and art

  • poetry writing

  • Music Generation - playing the ukulele and singing medleys

  • making energy balls for the birds in our garden


Check out the photos below:



Collaborative Colouring Display for St Valentine's Day! Thanks to Mrs C. Kenny for organising










Crafts in the library, part of Teddy Bear's Picnic






Making St Brigid's Crosses. Thanks to parents for supplying the rushes again, this year



Eye-catching art from Senior Infants and First Class



Music Generation with Clare Kilkenny







Amazing art skills on display from Junior and Senior Infants!



Engineers and designers of the future




Valentine's Day art and crafts





Beautiful Spring flowers, painted by pupils in Ms Treacy's and Mrs Keogh's class




Making pancakes on Shrove Tuesday







Energy pots, made for the birds



Diamond poems all about the weather


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