Category Archives: Active School

Active School Week 2017

This year we held our Active School Week just after the June Bank Holiday. The weather forecast wasn’t too promising but we were very lucky and the only day we couldnt spend a lot of time outside was Thursday. On Tuesday we started with the Cha Cha Slide which was led by 5th & 6th classes. During the day GAA coaches, Conor and James,

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Distance Running

On 20th of January 2017 we started training to build up to run 1 km. We started by running 500m around the junior yard. We measured different possible running routes around the school and found that the perimeter of the junior yard is approximately 100m, so we ran around 5 times and walked around one more time to cool down. After a couple of

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A Great Day Out

We had a great day at the Phelim Kerin Memorial Run in Lough Boora Discovery Park. The weather was great and people started to arrive around 10.00 am to register for the run. There was a great atmosphere as people chatted and wandered up towards the starting line. At 11.00 am Miss Kerin got ready to start the run and after a few minutes

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Phelim Kerin Memorial Run

On June 14th there will be an enjoyable and energetic day out in aid of our school at Lough Boora Discovery Park. Lumcloon Parents’ Association have organised the Phelim Kerin Memorial Run where you can run, jog or walk a scenic 5 kilometer route around the picturesque Lough Boora Discovery Park with refreshments afterwards in Lough Boora Inn. The cost is €15 for an adult

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Wacky Hat Wednesday 2015

Some people were wearing funny hats to school so the teachers decided we should all wear some wacky hats, the wackier the better. We could wear the funny we already had or make new ones. We wore our Wacky Hats to school the day we closed for our Easter holidays. It was great fun.  


Active School Week – 2008

Our school took part in the Active School Week again this year. We took part for the first time last year and really enjoyed it. We have lots of PE during the year but we spend most of Active School week doing new activities. we were lucky that we had good weather for our Treasure Hunt again this year. We started each morning with

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