Bridge at Leighlin

Latest News 11/12

27th June '12

School is closed for the holidays. It will reopen for all pupils on Thursday, 30th August. If you need booklists they can be found on our booklists page.

8th June '12

Congratulations to Dawn who won a special merit award in the Texaco Children's Art Competition.

24th May '12

We have been successful and earned our 4th Green Flag! Well done to everybody.

14th May '12

Congratulations to Joanne who won a prize in the Dear Grace competition! Read the report.

21st April '12

Congratulations to Chloe who travelled to Dublin to collect her prize for winning the Guaranteed Irish Art Competition!

20th April '12

Congratulations to Mia and her teacher Ms. Hanley who travelled to Dublin to collect her national award in the INTO/EBS Handwriting Competition. Take a look at her handwriting!

1st April '12

Junior Infants went on their school tour to Rancho Reillys!

28th March '12

5th and 6th Classes have taken part in hurling and football blitzes.

23th March '12

We raised €569 for charity by making a money snake!

21st March '12

Congratulations to Mia, Keelah and Chloe who received prizes for their excellent handwriting in the INTO/EBS Handwriting Competition. Very well done girls!

15th March '12

1st Class have taken part in a hurling blitz in Dr. Cullen Park.

14th March '12

Christelle received her prize for winning the Carlow Fairtrade Art Competition.

7th March '12

Well done to Chloe for her most recent win in the 800m in Carlow!

5th March '12

2nd Class have been showing off their art work!

4th March '12

Congratulations to our quiz team who came 4th in the Credit Union Chapter quiz against all other winning teams - well done!

1st March '12

fair trade
Congratulations to Christelle from 6th Class who won a prize in the Fair Trade art competition!

17th February '12

Our 1st, 2nd and 3rd Classes are receiving rugby coaching from Wes Whitten. The H Cup visited the school!

11th February '12

Our 5th and 6th Classes sang with the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland in the Peace Proms. Well done to all!

4th February '12

quiz team
Well done to our quiz team (Aoife, Emma, Kieran and George). They won the local area Credit Union Quiz!

17th January '12

Hurling coaching for 4th, 5th and 6th classes has started with Johnny Nevin.

12th January '12

Our after school chess club has started. The teacher is Darko Polimac from the Irish Chess Union.


18th December '11

Well done to our indoor hurlers and soccer teams who took part in blitzes played recently. Our boys soccer team are futsal  champions!





28th October '11

Thanks to pupils, parents and teachers for another successful Monster March!


21st October '11

communion class

Our 2nd Class are preparing for their First Communion.


14th October '11


We are working towards our 4th Green Flag!


7th October '11

food dudes

Well done to our food dudes on receiving their platinum certs!


1st October '11

Well done to the girls who took part in the recent cross country run in Carlow - Molly Nolan (4th Class), Chloe Murphy (6th), Ava Thompson, Ruth Gardiner, Lucy Bolger, Amy Hanley, Eva Nair and Amelia Heffernan (5th).


23rd September '11

5th art

5th Class have been enjoying their art!


22nd September '11

travelling green

We are preparing for our 4th Green Flag by travelling to school in a green manner.


21st September '11


It's European Mobility Week and we are doing our best to cycle or walk to school. It's healthier and it saves money on fuel costs!


19th September '11

2nd and 3rd Classes have football coaching with Johnny Nevin. 4th, 5th and 6th Classes are preparing for the Cumann na mBunscol football competition.

15th September '11

Junior and Senior Infants are doing their Yoga!

5th September '11

Well done to our Michael Davitt's footballers! Photos to follow.


1st September '11

School has reopened for all pupils! A big welcome to our new pupils.





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