Author Archives: Mr Bolton

€845 raised from Book Fair

This gallery contains 7 photos.

Thanks to all the parents and children who supported our Book Fair recently. The school received a total of €845 from the Bookfair (25% of the €3380 taken in). This money will be invested back into the school library and more »

More Galleries | Leave a comment

St Fiacc’s N.S Confirmation 2019

A massive thanks to our wonderful parish priest and parish team;  Fr Dunphy, Suzanne, Caitriona and all in the parish centre for making it such a special day for the sixth class children and their families. Also a huge thanks more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Basketball News

Well done to our girls and boys basketball teams who were playing in the Carlow Basketball League under the guidance of Mr Shiel over the past six weeks. Both teams narrowly lost their last game to Gaelscoil Ceatharlach last week more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fantastic Confirmation Retreat

Ms Delaney’s class having a fantastic day in the parish centre with Cathriona, John and Olivia for their retreat. Thanks to the parish team for organising such a wonderful day for the sixth class children today and also for our more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Orienteering

  The sun was out on Friday last and 4th-6th classes tried out our new orienteering resources with some map based orienteering.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

At Assembly on Friday…

This gallery contains 15 photos.

  Congratulations to all our award winners at assembly on Friday last. We presented our winners of the writing competitions with their trophies and prizes. Thanks to Ms Hanratty for coordinating all the awards. Also well done to Levi Culleton more »

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí ceol, amhráin agus damhsa den scoth i Scoil Naomh Fhiach ar an Aoine seo caite. Bhí a lán spórt againn i rith an lae!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Tráth na gCeist i rang a Cúig agus a Sé

  Bhain na páistí an taitneamh as an Tráth na gCeist an seachtaine seo caite. Comhghairdeachas do na buaiteoirí agus na páistí go léir!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Christmas is coming….

  Thanks to our wonderful caretaker, Mr Pat Doogue, for once again making our Christmas Crib in the lobby of the school. Also thanks to 2nd classes for their great work on the Sacred Space area.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Christmas Concerts a great success!

  Well done to all classes for their super performances last Thursday and Friday at the Junior and Senior Christmas Concerts. A particular thanks to Mr Kelly and Ms Fleming for all their work to make it such a success. more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Advent Mass of the Giving

Thanks to  students from all classes for their kind donations of food supplies for the Advent Mass of the Giving on December 7th. The proceeds are all going to make hampers for a great local charity, St Clare’s Hospitality.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

St Fiacc’s Boys lose out in a close Semi Final

  Well done to all the boys GAA panel who narrowly missed out on a final of the Cumann na mBunscol Division 1 Shield today. In beautiful conditions in the Centre of Excellence in Portlaoise, St Fiacc’s had the better more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Students of the Week and Gaeilgeoir na Seachtaine October 5th

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Opening School Mass

Thanks to Fr Dunphy and Cathriona for all their help and support organising the opening school mass of the year. Also a huge thank you to Ms Kavanagh and Mr Kelly for all their work on the new hymns which more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

St Fiacc’s get off to a flier!

Well done to all the boys who had a great performance in their first game of the Cumann na mBunscol Division 1 league beating Ballylinan on a scoreline of 4-8 to 3-6. It was a great game and both teams showcased more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

St Fiacc’s N.S- A Digital School of Distinction

Today we officially became a Digital School of Distinction. Thanks to past pupil and Head of the Teaching Council, Mr Tomás O’Ruairc, as well as Senator Jennifer Murnane O’Connor for speaking and officially raising our Digital School of Excellence Flag. more »

More Galleries | Leave a comment

6th Class Rounders Update

  We had three teams represent the school in GAA Rounders in the Heath GAA grounds on Wednesday. All teams performed very well on the day with one team qualifying for the Laois Mixed Finals on the 20th June. Thanks more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Hurling Semi Final this Wednesday

Best of luck to St Fiacc’s hurling team who take on Stradbally this Wednesday at 12.30pm in Ballylinan in the Laois Cumann na mBunscol Semi Final.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

May- the Month of Mary

Our 6th class students created a wonderful display for the Sacred Space area in the lobby. As May is the month of our Lady, we will pray to her for help and guidance this month at Assembly every Friday.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Book Fair Success

  Thanks to all who supported our fantastic Book Fair. There were great books to be had and a large percentage of the takings went back into buying more books for our own school library. A big thank you to more »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment