Monthly Archives: December 2013

Annual Christmas Party

Thursday 19th December. Parents, Family and friends  joined us from 11;30 for a Short Concert of Songs. Followed by refreshments @ 12:30 pm a visit from Santa.

Gymnastics and Rugby

Pupils have been enjoying 6 weeks of Rugby with Alan Tynan or Gymnastics with Julie O’Reilly.

2nd Prize in Laois Education Heritage Project

Congratulations to the pupils who took part in the Laois Education Centre Heritage Project with their project on Mt St Joseph’s Abbey. We are grateful to Dom Laurence for his help and guided tour of the Abbey.

Come in and view their work.

Hallelujah Concert 5th December 2013

The pupils in 3rd,4th,5th and 6th traveled to Citywest Hotel on Saturday 7th December to take part in the Hallelujah Concert. The YV Hallelujah Choir Festival consisted of 12,000 children singing together over 4 days, alongside some amazing artists.

As well as singing the songs they had prepared they dance to Tabby Callaghan, XFactor 2004, Connie TalbotMairéad Hickey who has has won eight all Ireland titles for her fiddle playing and Seo Linn, the group from Coláiste Lurgan

Mt St Joseph’s Abbey