Eoghan O'Byrne

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Teddy Bear Hospital 2018

  Our junior and senior infant classes attended the annual UL GEMS Teddy Bear Hospital which was held on the 14th of March. The event was a huge success, seeing more children attend this year’s event than ever before. It was organised by medical students in the Graduate Entry Medical School (GEMS) in UL as part of the international project in association with the International

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Friendship Week 2018

Friendship Week is a human rights education and fundraising event, specifically for primary school students. Friendship Week 2018 takes place from the 5th to the 9th of February. In Le Chéile NS, we are making a special effort to be friendlier, more polite and more respectful to others. The theme for this year’s activities is ‘Friendship and Bravery: Standing up for what is right’

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Roxboro Read 2018

The Roxboro Local Education Committee involves co-operation and partnership between our three local schools. LeChéile NS, Our Lady Queen of Peace and GaelscoilSheoirse Clancy. The committee consists of HSCL coordinators and parents who work with community, statutory and non-statutory agencies in Limerick City Southside to illustrate the importance of parents as primary educators and the significance of the community in the development of education,

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Measles Outbreak

THE HEALTH Service Executive (HSE) has confirmed an outbreak of measles in Limerick. There is a suspected case in our school. The HSE stated that four cases were confirmed in Limerick city since January 3, and that this number “constitutes an outbreak of the disease”. “An Outbreak Control Team made up of representatives from the HSE are involved in managing the outbreak in an effort to

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Science Week 2017

Science Week 2017 2017 marks the 22nd year of Science Week; a national, annual event that celebrates the fascinating worlds of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).  This year, Science Week 2017 takes place from the 12th to 19th November. There will be lots of events happening across the country which you can find out more about on www.scienceweek.ie. Science Week Investigating Light Themed Framework

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Team Hope Shoebox Appeal 2017

With the help of our Parents’ Association, we managed to pack and wrap over 60 shoeboxes for the Team Hope Shoebox Appeal 2017. A massive thanks to all the children who generously donated items and also to the parents who spent three mornings packing, wrapping and sorting all the boxes. TEAM HOPE is an Irish, Christian development aid charity, working with children, and through them,

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Le Chéile NS perform for 95 Stop Tour

Our “Sing out with Strings” orchestra performed in Michael Guiney’s last Thursday in order to raise money for Limerick’s Live 95FM “95 Stop Tour”. Our ever impressive orchestra were playing in the shop front window on William Street. They were absolutely amazing and impressed the audience of all ages.   The 95 Stop Tour is an annual fundraising drive for Limerick charities. Every September the aim

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Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017   During the month of March we had fun celebrating Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017.    After six weeks of Irish Dancing lessons, all the children showcased their dancing talents at a Céilí Mór.    The children in the Infant classes modelled their éadaí deasa in a Seó Faisin. The children in second and third class gave excellent commentaries ‘as gaeilge’.

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Green Schools Progress

Le Chéile NS is currently in the process of applying for our Green Schools Travel flag. Mrs. McInerney has been working hard in devising a programme to best suit our school. We have also set up a students’ committee consisting of Ryan McNamara, Jade McCormack, Leroy Byrne, Reece Doherty, Colin Hogan, Charlie O’Mara and Willie Casey. Both Galvone NS and Southill Junior School had numerous

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Friendship Week 2017

Friendship Week is a human rights education and fundraising event, especially for primary school students! Friendship Week 2017 takes place from February 13th-17th. This year, our resource pack includes extra activities for your classroom and the whole school, and a focus on the human rights of migrants and refugees. Selling or buying a €2 Friendship Week bracelet is one way for students to get involved

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