Fáilte ar ais!
We wish to welcome you all back to another school year in St. Comán's Wood. We hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing summer. We would like to extend a very warm welcome to our new Junior Infant pupils. We are delighted to welcome you into our school community.
We will be posting regular updates here during the year so please check back regularly to see what's been happening in our school.
Booklists are now available to view and download here.
Family Fun Day a huge success
Thank you to everyone who supported our Family Fun Day this weekend. The sun shone and a great day was had by all. Thank you also to Denis Naughten who helped raise our first Green Flag as St Comán's Wood PS. He also launched our new defibrillator on the Senior site. Photos of the day to follow.
Sports Day June 18th
We had a fantastic Sports Day on both sites. Huge thanks to the teachers who organised this great day, as well as all the coaches, parents and past pupils who helped out on the day. Click here to view some photos of the day.
National Cycle On Wednesday (COW) Day-Wednesday June 26th
NED show visits St Comán's Wood
Green Flag Presentation
Well done to all at St. Comán's Wood on receiving a Green Flag at the recent presentation awards in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone. Pictured below are Holly Connaughton and Melanie Robak, Green School Committee members, along with Ms Duignan and Mrs Feeley. Missing from photo is Ms J Mannion.
Pioneer Competition Winner
Congratulations to Larissa, a pupil in Ms Kilcullen's 4th class, who received an award from the Pioneer Association in their recent art competition. She is pictured here at the prizegiving ceremony in the Abbey Hotel. Well done Larissa.
Garda Road Safety Competition Winners
Mary Comiskey Award for most improved reader
Eddie Corcoran pictured with his parents Brian and Helen and his brothers and sister receiving the Mary Comiskey Memorial Award for most improved reader in St Comán’s Wood Primary School. The award was presented by Maura Comiskey and Úna Feeley (School Principal). Missing from the picture is Allanah Corcoran, Eddie's sister.
Easter Parade Committee Presentation
Senior students with Mrs Feeley and Ms Morris from St Comán’s Wood who took part in the Easter Parade being presented with a cheque for €100 by Caitlín McConn on behalf of the Easter Parade Committee.
St Comán's Wood Newsletter May 2019
New Jerseys for St Comán's Wood
Seán Mulry of The Peppermill Restaurant, Roscommon presenting Úna Feeley, principal of St Comán's Wood PS, with a set of GAA jerseys. Seán and his wife Bernie own the very popular restaurant on the Golf Links Road for over 10 years. St Comán's Wood are extremely grateful for their generosity and hope to have much success in the jerseys over the coming year!
St Comán's Wood Internet Safety Talk
An informative Internet Safety Talk will be held on Thursday May 9th and a Wellbeing Talk on May 23rd. These will take place in the Halla on the Junior Site and will be delivered by the National Parents Council. All parents are welcome. For further information call the school or check out www.npc.ie .
NCCA Visit to St Comán's Wood
The NCCA visited the Junior site on Monday, April 8th. They were in the school to record footage in Mrs. Dolan’s 2nd class. The footage will be used on the NCCA website to aid teachers in planning learning experiences to achieve the learning outcomes of the new Language Curriculum. Click here to view more about NCCA visit to our school
A step closer to our new classrooms......
We are delighted to announce that notice for planning permission for two new classrooms on our Senior site was put up today. Exciting times ahead!
On 11th December, 2017, new Child Protection Procedures were implemented for all primary and post-primary schools in line with the Children First Act.
This has brought about some changes to the way schools deal with child protection issues.
For further information on Children First please click here.