Bridge at Leighlin

Latest News 12/13

Summer '13

Our book lists for 2013/14 are available.

18th June '13

We held our sports day.

17th June '13

We took part in a drumming workshop!

14th June '13

5th and 6th classes took part in a football blitz in Ballinaboley.

13th June '13

We have been going on our school tours!

17th May '13

Second Class and our choir are busy practising for their First Communion!

2nd May '13

Well done to all on our receipt of our seventh award of Science and Maths Excellence!

26th April '13

Here are some photos from our open afternoon.

21st April '13

We are holding an open afternoon on Wednesday, 24th April from 1-3 p.m. If you are considering enrolling your child in the coming years, already have a child in the school or are just curious, please come along. All welcome!

15th April '13

Well done to Amelia for coming second in her age group in the Texaco Children's Art Competition:


21st March '13

Well done to Kady and Amelia for winning prizes in the INTO/EBS Handwriting Competition!

15th March '13

Well done to Ryan who calcuated the capacity of our Fairtrade mug. Can you guess how many litres it holds?

12th March '13

Well done to Second Class who received their First Confession and thanks to all those from the parish who helped them including their parents and teachers Ms. Moriarty and Ms. Roche.

11th March '13

Wes Whitten from Leinster Rugby is giving some rugby coaching to our older pupils.

11th March '13

fairtrade art competition
Keeva was an overall winner in the Fairtrade Carlow art competition!

8th March '13

We dressed up as our favourite characters to mark World Book Day!

26th February '13

5th and 6th classes had a games day, learning about snooker, table tennis, pool and bowling!

1st February '13

We all took part in a prayer service to mark the feast of St. Brigid.

14th January '13

The school is now enrolling pupils for the school year 2013-14. Download an enrolment application.

3rd January '13

School reopens for all pupils on Monday, 7th January.

21st December '12

We all took part in a Christmas concert!

14th December '12

We are busy practising for our Christmas Concert. The concert will be on Wednesday 19th at 1:30 p.m., on Thursday 20th at 9:40 a.m. and at 7:30 p.m. Because space is limited, tickets are needed to gain entry. Please contact the school.

7th December '12

At our recent Monster March there was a live broadcast from Leighlin Parish Centre which featured some people from the school.

6th December '12

Well done to the team from 4th Class who took part in the Futsal (indoor soccer) blitz. Three wins out of four with the only defeat being to the eventual winners was a really good performance!

30th November '12

Ms. Coyle is finishing today and Ms. Murphy will return on Monday 3rd December.

20th November '12

Boys and girls are taking part in indoor hurling blitzes in Old Leighlin.

12th November '12

This is anti-bullying week which we have every year to remind everyone that we don't allow bullying in our school and if we bullying happens - anywhere - we speak out.

5th and 6th classes took part in a drama workshop on cyberbullying.

9th November '12

Parent/Teacher meetings will be held on the afternoons of Tuesday and Thursday November 20th and 22nd. Details to follow.

25th October '12

We held our annual Monster March!

23rd October '12

Our boys football team did brilliantly to get to the Division 2 football final but unfortunately lost to Rathoe on the day. Well done lads!

15th October '12

rain falling
5th and 6th Classes are practising for the Rain Falling Up Concert.

11th October '12

Chess is ongoing for 2nd Class upwards. If you are interested please contact us.

5th October '12

Yoga has started for Junior and Senior Infants.

26th September '12

runners  runners
Runners from 5th and 6th classes took part in the Carlow schools cross country event in Carlow. Well done to Eva, Eoin, Molly, Ruth, Amy, Lucy and Ava.

21st September '12

We are busy practising for the Rain Falling Up concert on 10th November.

13th September '12

Johnny Nevin has been coaching football with 4th, 5th and 6th classes.

30th August '12

School reopens for all pupils. Welcome back and a special welcome to our new Junior Infants! Read our newsletter.

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