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Sawyer the Robot Barista

The top photo shows Marcin, Sam, Kuba, Vasco, Ian and Gabriel. Second photo shows Sam, Ryan, Kuba and Marcin. The third photo shows Vasco, Gabriel and Ian. Bishop Murphy Boys Yearn to see the New Robot Barista in Tokyo A group of boys from Bishop Murphy Memorial School heard about the new Robot Barista in […]

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School Closure 5th March

Dear Parents Bishop Murphy Memorial School will remain closed on Monday 5th March to facilitate  Child Protection training for our staff that was due to take place today, 2nd March. This is mandatory training that the Department of Education has requested. All schools must establish new Child Safeguarding statements and Risk Assessments by 11th March […]

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Open Night 2018

By Emily Aherne, Avondhu Press There was  a buzz of exciting in Bishop Murphy Memorial School last Thursday evening when prospective boys and their parents came to the school’s open night. The evening began at 6pm with an address from principal James O’Donoghue.  He gave those attending a brief description of the wonderful facilities and […]

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GAEILGE SA CHLÓS During December, the children in our school made a huge effort to take Irish beyond the confines of the daily lesson and speak it in their everyday lives. Initially, focus was on using Irish on the yard as much as possible (Gaeilge sa chlós). As a reward for each child’s efforts, tokens […]

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Halloween Fun 2017

Well done to all for a fabulous day of colour and fun in the school. Creative and imaginative costumes were on display from students and staff alike. Take a look at our photos as a flavour of the atmosphere.

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GOAL Jersey Day 2017

GOAL Jersey Day is one of our favourite days of the year here at Bishop Murphy Memorial School for students and staff alike. It’s the perfect opportunity to proudly wear our team colours, and an excuse to share our sporting opinions with anyone in the office, or school, who will listen to you. Last year, GOAL Jersey Day […]

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Attendance drives a great success at Bishop Murphy

Encouraging regular school attendance is one of the most powerful ways to prepare children for success and that is our motto at Bishop Murphy School. Having a positive attitude to learning and education is key and gives a child an excellent start in life. We are striving for 100 percent attendance and with that goal […]

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School’s Out

It has been a busy July for the boys of the Rainbow Room. Throughout the month, the boys have been taking part in fun activities including Kinder Drama, Musical Therapy, Arts & Crafts, Trips to the local coffee house and best of all…..a recent visit to Fota Wildlife Park. With such a busy schedule the […]

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