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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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Seachtain na Gaeilge


On the 8th of March all the classes took part in Ceolchoirm Seachtain na Gaeilge. Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Week) is celebrated over 2 weeks in the run up to St. Patrick’s Day each year. During that fortnight we make an extra effort to speak Irish during our school day and celebrate all things Irish more »

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Ceolchoirm Seachtain na Gaeilge


The Seachtain na Gaeilge concert took place in The Temperance Hall last Wednesday to celebrate all the work that is happening in the school as Gaeilge. Each class took part in performing Irish songs, dances, tunes on the tin whistle and poems.

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The Peace Proms


This year some boys from the choir are lucky enough to be invited to take part in The Peace Proms initiative. This involves singing with other schools accompanied by the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland. This orchestra have played all over the world including places like Carnagie Hall in New York and The Royal Albert more »

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Ceolchoirm Abair Amhráin


The 6th class pupils took part in a collaborative music project as gaeilge in the Lough Rea Hotel last Thursday evening. As part of the project, run by Gaeilge Locha Riach, the boys learned 6 Irish songs which they then performed with 7 other schools and a small orchestra. The boys worked really hard at more »

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