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Parents Association Newsletter

Parents Association Newsletter

Our Parents Association have been very busy this year organising events and fundraisers to benefit the pupils and community of Ballygarvan. Have a look at their newsletter and some pictures from the recent Sponsored Group Walk from Malin to Mizen here.

Amber Flag for Ballygarvan NS

Amber Flag for Ballygarvan NS

Well done to all the pupils involved in the Amber Flag committee, the pupils of Ballygarvan National School and the teachers that supported them, Ms Coleman and Mr Jolly, on earning an Amber Flag for the school! Throughout the school year we have all enjoyed partaking...

5th Class School Tour

Fifth Class had a wonderful time at their school tour in Oysterhaven this year. All sorts of water (and mud!) based activities were enjoyed by all! Click into this post to see a few more photos from the fantastically fun day. Thanks to all the instructors and staff at...

City Sports

City Sports

The Ballygarvan NS 2024 Cork City Sports participants. Well done to all our speedy runners, you’ve done yourselves and your school proud! Many lunch time practices and a busy day of racing resulted in a hugely successful day and fantastic experience for all involved!

Cor Fhéile

Cor Fhéile

Check out this wonderful photo of all the Junior Infants and Ms Coleman's 3rd Class rocking Cork City Hall earlier this year! Their theme was Far Away Lands and they had the auditorium bopping, rocking and singing along to wonderful, action packed renditions of Waka...

Ficheall

Ficheall

Congratulations to all the Ballygarvan Chess teams that represented their school so well this year. This year we hosted 140 pupils from schools all over Cork in a Féile Fichille event in our halla. The team did so well they were then invited to a special Comórtas...

Sciath na Scol Camogie Success!

Sciath na Scol Camogie Success!

Meas mór ag dul amach to the cailíní of the Ballygarvan Camogie team who did their school proud with their victory over Gaeilscoil na Dúglaise on the 21st May 2024! Outstanding performances on the day teamed with many hours of practice and the dedicated coaching of...