Bishop Shanahan National School

News Articles from December 2017

13 December 2017

  • Enrolment application forms for the 2018-2019 School Year will be available for collection from the Secretary’s Office in January. Completed application forms must be returned to the school before the end of January. Places will be offered in mid to late February as per our Enrolment Policy.
  • The school will close on Friday, 22nd of December at 12 noon for the Christmas holidays. We will re-open at 9 a.m. on Monday, 8th January 2018.
  • The December Newsletter was issued today - click here to view it.

06 December 2017

 Media Library - Christmas tree 2017


04 December 2017

  • Please support our annual food appeal for the St Vincent de Paul.  As was done in previous years, a large box will be left in each classroom and the children will be asked to bring in non-perishable food items to help make Christmas a little happier for others.  Please send in your donations by Thursday, 14th December as we have made arrangements for the delivery of goods to the St Vincent de Paul on Friday, 15th December.

04 December 2017

  • The Christmas concerts/plays/musicals will take place on Tuesday, 19th December, at the following times:  


    10:00 a.m. Junior Infants

    11:00 a.m. Senior Infants

    12:00 p.m. 1st Class

      1:00 p.m. 2nd Class




    Please note that classes will resume as normal after each performance.


01 December 2017

  • We welcomed Rachel Ruddy, All-Ireland ladies football champion with Dublin and 2017 All Star to our school this morning. The children asked her some fantastic questions and we sang some songs for her. Thanks Rachel!
  • Click here to see some photographs of a wonderful morning.