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Welcome back everyone, hope you all enjoyed the summer holidays and are ready for another school year.
We welcome our new Junior Infant class, Charlie Ward, Cian McNulty, Daniella Attridge, Darragh Deacy, Jamie Ward, Lily Coughlan-O'Sullivan, Lilly Milnes, Mary Starrett, Nathan McCarthy, Nicole Cronin, Teddy O'Donovan and Quintin Horstmanshoff
We welcome Tara Callinan to Third Class, Evan Guerrero to Sixth Class and we welcome Mrs. Carina Hurley back to the school job sharing with Ms. Mee.

Bronze Attendance Medals
West Cork Debating Champions 2019
School Tours


Congratulations to the debating Team on reaching the final of the Primary Debating Competition. Thanks also to Ms. Buckley and Mrs. Crowley for all their efforts.
They take on Derryclough the final on Thursday 6th June in the West Cork Education Centre, Dunmanway at 6 30 pm.

Well done to our girls' football team in the Sciath na Scol final in Dunmanway. They played extremely well but lost out in the end to a very stong Gaelscoil Droichead na Bandan team


Libby Coppinger visited the school with the O Duffy Cup on Wednesday 22nd May.

Libby and colums team mates with the O Duffy and County Cups.
Boys football team
Seachtain na Gaeilge
indoor hurling team

Carrigboy National School

Primary Debating next round
Monday 25th March
in Rosscarbery

FAI 5 a side soccer
Tuesday 26th March (boys)
Wednesday 27th (girls)
in Clonakilty

Concert 2018
Farm Safety Talk

Red and White Day

Friday 14th September

in support of Cork Ladies Football Team

Infants 2018



Libby Coppinger

with the

O'Duffy Cup

Mrs. Paterson's knitting club

Thanks to everyone for supporting our hugely successful Craft Fair.

All the parental support is hugely appreciated.

Christmas Concert takes place on Friday 15th at 7 pm.

Muintir na nGael Football Winners
First Holy Communion 2017
Bantry Sports

Carrigboy National School
Calendar 16/17

SEPTEMBER 28TH: School closes at 2.10 for Staff Meeting

OCTOBER 31ST : Mid-term Break School Closed

NOVEMBER 7TH: Return to school
NOVEMBER 9TH: Parent Teacher Meetings details to follow
NOVEMBER 16TH: Parent Teacher Meetings details to follow

DECEMBER 5TH: Craft Fair School closes at 2.10
DECEMBER 16TH: Christmas Concert
DECEMBER 22ND: Christmas Holidays School closes at 12.30

JANUARY 9TH: Return to school

JANUARY 11TH: Primary Language Planning Day( School Closed)

JANUARY 25TH: School closes at 2.10 for Staff Meeting

FEBRUARY 23RD & 24TH: Mid-term Break School Closed
FEBRUARY 27TH : Return to school

MARCH 17TH: St. Patrick's day School closed

April 5th : Infant Open Day and Science Fair

APRIL 7th: School closes at 12.30 for the Easter Holidays
APRIL 24TH: Return to school

MAY 1ST: Bank Holiday School Closed

May 21st: First Holy Communion

JUNE 5TH: Bank Holiday School Closed
JUNE 27TH: Summer Holidays School closes at 12.30

We will notify you of any changes to the above timetable as soon as possible.

Happy Christmas from all at Carrigboy
Junior Infants 16
Bantry Sports 2016
First Holy Communion

Upcoming Events

May 27th Bantry Sports

May 30th West Midland Theatre Company

June 1st Cork City Sports

June 3rd Senior tour to Oysterhaven

June 6th Bank Holiday

June 8th Infant Tour to Skibbereen

June 10th Middle Tour to Fota and Titanic Cobh

June 13th School closed for Language Curriculum in service

June 24th Half day for Summer Holidays

Concert 15
Craft Fair 15
Friendship Friday

Carrigboy News

Carrigboy Christmas Craft Fair is on Monday 7th December.

Carrigboy Christmas Concert takes place on Friday December 18th .
Music Classes every Tuesday with Maureen O Donovan
Spanish classes every Friday with Josť.

Carrigboy National School received their Irish Flag and a copy of the proclamation last week as part of the preparations for the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising. The school was delighted to welcome Lieutenant Commander Mary Lane, Petty Officer Mark Lenihan and Private Phil O Keefe who talked to the pupils about the Irish Flag and the rising. James Mallon and Niamh Bignell helped the officers with the reading of the proclamation and Anthony O Sullivan and Jessica O Driscoll received the flag on behalf of the school community.

Jersey Day

The girl's team played Castledonovan NS in the next stage of the Mini Sevens football competition on Friday the 6th of November. After a very close match Carrigboy just held on to a two point lead. The team was Jessica O Driscoll, Orlaith O Flynn, Niamh Bignell, Rebecca Harrington, Aisling Stock, Erica Ross, Ava Mc Dill, Zoe Cronin, Caoimhe Horstmanshoff and Grace Hickey.

Congratulations to our 5th and 6th classes on achieving first place in the maths week national target board challenge.

Thanks to everyone for supporting our Goal Jersey Day which raised
149 euro in aid of the Syrian refugee crisis.

Confirmation Day for 5th and 6th classes will take place on May 6th 2016.

Sciath na Scol training every Wednesday after School.

First Holy Communion date for Second Class is Sunday May 22nd.

Junior Infants 2015
Carrigboy Golf Team

Centenary Day

March 21st 2015

Thanks to everyone for making it such a wonderful day.

Trying out our new bicycle rack
school tour to Kenmare



Health Promoting School Award

Discovery Primary Science Award

Plaque to Past Principal John O'Connell

Raising of Third Green Flag

Junior Infant Class


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