C.B.S Primary school is a Green school and we currently have 4 flags in the areas of Litter & Waste, Energy, Water and Travel. We are currently working towards our 5th flag in area of Biodiversity. Our Green Schools committee are involved in projects on a regular basis.
Cumann na mBunscol
We are a Cumann na mBunscol school and each year we take part in U11 and U13 Hurling and Gaelic football competitions. Hurling coaching takes place throughout the year both during and after school. All boys are encouraged to get involved.
We are currently pursuing the Active Flag which is given to schools who strive to be more active on a daily basis. From the Ten at Ten, Active Breaks, Travel Around Europe and our Active Trail all boys engage in physical activity everyday.
We are a Discover Primary Science and Maths school having achieved our plaque of excellence. We promote STEM activities in our teaching and learning and take part annually in Science week. We are also a ‘Manga High’ school achieving points for solving problems online.
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St. Gall’s class We were very busy in March. In Maths, we have been learning about the clock and we can tell the time. We also learned about length and how to use a ruler. We were really busy with Seachtain na Gaeilge. We learned our poem An Seilide and performed this and An […]
Today, Friday the 15th of March, our school had a Lá Glas as part of Seachtain na Gaeilge. The boys wore green. They also made a donation of €2 per child to the Dariusz fund which is based in our town. There was an assembly in our GP room today marking Seachtain na Gaeilge. Each […]
Today, March 8th, the school held the semi finals and final for our annual futsal tournament. The matches were held on our new senior schoolyard. The entire school came to see the deciding matches and we were treated to some really entertaining football. The tournament saw the Kerry team emerge as winners. Well done to […]
Today, March 7th, we celebrated World Book Day by calling to St. Mary’s Junior boys school for some Buddy Reading. Our 5th and 6th classes paired up with Junior and Senior Infants. Brothers and cousins were also paired together for what was a terrific occasion. Junior and Senior infants brought in their favourite book and […]
St Gall’s class February was a very busy month for our class. We received our sacrament of Reconciliation for the first time. The boys did really well on this day. In maths, we looked at column subtraction with renaming. We also looked at time. In science, we carried out some experiments with acids and bases. […]