St. Columba’s NS is now accepting enrolment applications for Junior Infants and all other classes for the school year 2022-2023. To begin the application process, please complete the Intention to Enrol form. As per our Admissions notice, the Intention to Enrol form must be returned to the school either by email or post by 4th Feb 2022. An application form will then be sent out for completion.
Wednesday 18th May 2022
Tullow Friends of Ukraine have been selling sunflower seeds in order to raise money for people in Ukraine. They donated some to the school for us to plant. We look forward to watching them grow in our school garden.
Thursday 12th May 2022
Today, we took a photograph of each class group. We like to take these at the beginning and end of each year to see how the class has grown and changed over the year.
Friday 25th March 2022
Today all of the children wore yellow in support of Daffodil Day. Daffodil Day is run annually by the Irish Cancer Society, to raise money to support people with cancer. Over €200 was raised by the school today through donations.
Well done to all the children and thank you to all the families for the generous donations.
Wednesday 16th March 2022
Today we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in school with a Lá Glass. All the children wore green outfits and did fun activities to celebrate St. Patrick
Monday 7th March 2022
Today, we had two members from St. Anne’s Ladies Gaelic Football Club visiting each of the classrooms. They brought trophies won by the team, to show the children.
If your daughter would like to join one of their football teams, please check their Facebook page for all details.
Thursday 3rd March 2022
Today to mark World Book Day, the children dressed up as their favourite character from their favourite book.
We did a Whole School Buddy Reading Session. The children from 3rd to 6th Class were paired up with children from Junior Infants to 2nd Class. The children read stories together and completed a fun activity based on the books. It was a huge success and we plan on doing it again this term.
Tuesday 21st December 2021
Today, a special guest arrived in a fire engine to the school with a gift for each of the children, and staff!
Thursday 9th December 2021
Today, we had a Festive Fun Day in school. The children (and teachers) all wore their Christmas Pjs or jumpers to school and did lots of Art activities throughout the day.
At the end of the day, the children had some pizza, a party bag and watched a movie! They had a great day!
Wednesday 1st December 2021
Today, marks the beginning of the festive season in school. The children all wore Christmas outfits and donated €2 to Enable Ireland. The children also received their Christmas Annual this week, kindly donated by the Board of Management. Thank you to the Board for this generous gift. The children will have lots of fun filling it in, throughout the month.