Aistear – Junior Infants

Aistear – Junior Infants

Our Junior Infants have been busy throughout the term working on various themes in Aistear. This month they are on the construction site, laying foundations, building walls and learning all that’s involved in creating a house from the initial plans to the final...
Prepare to be Scared !!!!!

Prepare to be Scared !!!!!

Today was Freaky Friday in Swinford National School. Lots of scary creatures crept into every class and terrified the adults. Take a look at the fabulous costumes and amazing face-painting. Happy Halloween everyone!!!   This slideshow requires...
Bizworld Workshops

Bizworld Workshops

This week 5th class got involved in an action-packed two day workshop which introduced them to the world of business. The workshop was sponsored and facilitated by Bank of Ireland. Five unique businesses were set up and registered. Marketing ideas were planned and...
Team Hope Shoe Box Appeal

Team Hope Shoe Box Appeal

We participated in the Team Hope Christmas Shoe Box Appeal this October. Thank you to all who gathered lots of special gifts for the less fortunate children living in Eastern European Countries and Africa who may not receive presents this Christmas. We sent off our...
Cumann na mBunscol Mini Sevens Competition

Cumann na mBunscol Mini Sevens Competition

Today some of our 5th and 6th class boys and girls participated in the East Mayo Cumann na mBunscol Mini-Sevens Gaelic competitions in Swinford Amenity Pitch. The sun shone brightly and spirits were high. Our boys and girls played valiantly and we are extremely proud...
East Mayo Cross Country Race 2018

East Mayo Cross Country Race 2018

Today we participated in the East Mayo Cross Country Race at the Golf Club in Swinford. 24 of our pupils took part and completed their difficult races. They were fantastic and we are very proud of everyone of them. Mark Dunleavy qualified to the next stage in Belleek...