December 17th 2020 Virginia Credit Union Awards Ceremony was enjoyed here in the school this week thanks to Michéal Virginia Credit Union. Congratulations to Emma Henry, Sean O’Reilly and Alicia Barr, Cora Galligan, Corey Kavanagh, Michael Filipowski for receiving their award for their beautiful art work
Presentation of masks All children in the school were presented with a mask today. We would like to sincerely thank the anonymous donor who gifted these to the school community. We love them!
Chris (our GAA coach) in Knocktemple
Maths Week October 2020 A huge thank you to everyone who took part in this year's Family Maths Challenge for Maths Week 2020. We had lots of entries but only 4 families got the correct answer which was 27 triangles! We put all the names into a hat for a €20 Easons voucher and a homework pass. The winner was Cuan in Senior Infants. We also gave runner-up prizes of a homework pass each to Ava & Finn, Tom and Ciara and Willow. Congratulations to all our winners and well done to everyone for taking part. Thanks to Ms. Duignan for coordinating this event!
Table Tennis continues Daily in the Hall March 2020
World Book Day 2020
Tionól Seachtain na Gaeilge 2020
Seachtain na Gaeilge 2020 Ceacht Eolaíochtaas Gaeilge agus tráth na gceist 2020
Pictured below are the Junior Quiz Team who received €20 from Micheál of Virginia Credit union. The children are representing the school in the Regional Final of the Credit Union Quiz in Ashbourne on Friday 28th February 2020. Good luck to All!
Friendship Week commencing 10th February 2020
Credit Union Quiz 2020 Congratulations to all our teams who did very well in the Virginia Credit Union Quiz on Friday last 31st January 2020. A special congratulations to our Junior Team who came first in their Category.
Food Dudes take 2
Congratulations to Cora Cairde 2 who achieved 2nd Place in the Credit Union Regional Chapter 2 Awards which took place Friday 24th January 2020
Santa Visit to Knocktemple December 2019
St. Joseph's Retirement Home Performance December 2019
Credit Union Awards Night December 2019
Swimming Gala December 2019
21 Children took part in the 24th National School Swim Gala in Cavan Pool on Wednesday 4th December 2019. We had great success in all categories, but special mention must go the the individual winners who progressed to Finals; U10 Breast Stroke Boys Liam Towell Runner Up U12 Breast Stroke Boys Lee Glesson Bronze Medal and Fintan Devin Runner Up. U12 Breast Stroke Girls Clare Grace Silver Medal U10 Front Stroke Boys Jamie Henry Bronze Medal. U14 Front Stroke Boys Ryan Nwaneri Silver Medal. Well improved swims from Alex Yore and also in their last year from Leia Blake, Conor Enright and Orlagh Cremin.
The excitement was real when we took to the water for our Relay Teams and wow did they do well: Gold for our U12 Girls (Clare Grace, Emma Henry, Kaitlyn DeKleer and Jane Hetherton) Gold for our U14 Boys ( Matthew Taylor, Ryan Nwaneri, Corey Reilly and Christopher Bough) Silver for our U12 Boys (Fintan Devin, Darragh Hofmann, Lee Glennon and Anthony Yore) Runner Up for our U10 Boys (Connor Murray, Luke Grace, Jamie Henry and Daniel Hofmann). Thanks to the Parents that helped with transport .
Congratulations to the Munterconnaught Mountnugent LGFA U12 Division 4 team who won the Autumn League 2019
Congratulations to our boys Cumann na mBunscol team who were in the final this year (November 2019) (check out football section for more photographs)
Ms. Mc Donnells class came to visit senior infants today. They shared the story of the salmon of knowledge to practice their story telling skills!
Christmas Hope Shoebox Appeal Every year we organise to send Shoeboxes as part of the Christmas Shoebox Appeal. Thank you to all parents for their generosity. Many of these children live on less than €1 per day.
Peer Reading with Junior Infants 5th & 6th Class selected and prepared a story to read with Junior Infants. Both Classes really enjoyed the stories they read and the games they played!
Eating bairín breac making a wish with the ring dressing each other up as a mummy finishing with a Halloween disco dance!
Congratulations to the Geraghty Family who won the Maths Weeks Challenge
Maths Week from 14th October to 18th October
Well done to this group who played at half time at the County Final Castlerahan V Ramor in Kingspan Breffni Park October 2019
Student Council Committee 2019-20
Assembly June 2019
Bring & Buy Sale June 2019
5th Class School Tour
6th Class School Tour Cavan Adventure Centre 2019
H2o Heroes workshop by Caroline Stephens
What a wonderful show - Samba and Dance!! Thanks Mary Farrelly and Peter Crann
End of Year Projects 6th Class 2019
Sports Day and Munterconnaught got Talent 11th June 2019
We had a wonderful time at our Sports Day on Tuesday 11th June 2019. All classes were divided into teams and then each class visited six activity stations including dance, tug of war and a visit to our new playground! All pupils and staff were then treated to a delicious ice cream by the Parents Association. In the afternoon we had various races and an obstacle course designed by Mr. Kelly. The day concluded with a Dance Extravaganza 'Munterconnaught got Talent'. It was most enjoyable occasion and our thanks go to all staff, Parents Association past pupils ad TY students who helped out on the day. A special thank you to Alfie Henry who mowed the school field. Thanks to Mr. Kelly who coordinated the event! Photographs and videos of the day are on the school website and twitter account.
Sports Day with a difference Mixmash
Yoga by Dearbhla Recharge Yoga 13th June 2019
The Chromebooks and Charging Trolley have arrived!!
Show in Ramor Theatre, free admission, suitable for children 7+
Accora Orchestra Classical Concert and special guest Henry School of Dance!
We had a wonderful day on Saturday last in St. Bartholomew's Church at our 1st Holy Communion.
Communion Party ready to go in Knocktemple NS - a special day!!
What a beautiful Communion cake!! Comhghairdeas do gach duine!
Our School Band - Thank you Clara and the Music Room!
Accora Orchestra:On 29th May Accora Accordion Orchestra are travelling to Innsbrook Austria to represent Ireland at the World Accordion Championship. Matthew Taylor 5th class will be representing Knocktemple NS. Good luck Matthew from all at school
Good luck to Annie, Killian and Áine in the GAA/INTO Mini Skills competition in Breffni Park May 2019
Camógie Blitz Maghera 10ú Bealtaine 2019
Killian had a great time in Breffni playing at half time (Cavan v Monaghan)
New Playground in full swing!!
PAWS (Primary Aquatics Water Safety) presentation by staff of Kells Swimming Pool!