Category Archives: News


Read about some of the things going on in our school.

Carol Service


On the 16th December we performed the Carol Service to hundreds of people in St Brendans Cathedral. All of the carolers were from 4th,5th and 6th class in St Brendans and St Itas National school. It started at 7pm and finished at around 8pm. We spent the week before the Carol Service practicing for the more »

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Team Hope Shoebox Appeal


Over the past couple of weeks the boys have been working hard to gather as many shoeboxes, filled with some Christmas gifts, for those in need for Team Hope’s annual appeal. The boys (and their parents!) have done so well and have collected an amazing 120 boxes to be sent to those in need this more »

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Rugby Blitz


The boys from 5th and 6th took part in a rugby blitz during the week before the midterm break. This was the culmination of several weeks of training for the lads who worked with a Connacht Rugby skills coach every week to help them with the basic skills and rules of the game. They loved more »

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Cycling Course


Our 6th class boys have just finished this year’s Cycle Right cycling course and all passed with flying colours. Leroy and Richard were back again this year to out the lads through their paces. This year they even taught three of our boys how to cycle for the first time. The lads all really enjoyed more »

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Football Mini Sevens


This year the football mini sevens was held in Leitrim. First we played Kiltartan and we won. After that we played Woodford and we won so we were waiting to find out who to play in the final. There was a three way tie in the other groups and so we had to wait until more »

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