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Official Opening of Sensory Room

SENSORY ROOM LAUNCHED AT BISHOP MURPHY by Emily Ahern , Avondhu Press A new multi- sensory room has been officially opened at Bishop Murphy Memorial School Fermoy.  The room is designed mainly for the pupils in both of the ASD autism classes at the school but will be a facility which can also be used […]

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Solas Room

Solas Room We have had great fun welcoming our new boys to the Solas Room this year. September and October have been very eventful months indeed. We have been swimming, drumming, painting, constructing, composing and we even dabbled in a bit of acting. Take a look at the pictures to see what we have been […]

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Solas Mar a deir an seanfhocal…..Imíonn an tuirse ach fanann an tairbhe. This seanfhocal is particularly apt for the boys in  Solas who have had an industrious few weeks here in BMMS. During science lessons they learned about gravity as a force. They designed and made paper helicopters, took their fingerprints and found their dominant […]

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Friendship Week 2018

Friendship Week 2018 was celebrated in BMMS in conjunction with Fermoy Friendship Week. It was a fun filled week with a wide range of activities to promote friendship. Here’s a small snippet of some of the activities pupils enjoyed – making a new buddy, reciting poems, singing songs, writing friendship recipes, playing inclusive games and […]

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Fermoy GAA

Fermoy local GAA superstars paid a visit to Bishop Murphy Memorial school to showcase their sporting achievements. The boys stared in wonder and amazement at the trophy’s and the classroom was silent as they listened in awe to the achievements of Fermoy G.A.A. The boys from the Rainbow and Solas rooms loved every minute and […]

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Solas Room

Solas Room Here is a selection of photos from the Solas Room this year. As you can see they have been very busy boys indeed!!

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A very special visit to the Christmas Panto

During the month of December, The Rainbow and Solas boys (ASD Unit) were given the opportunity to visit Beauty and the Beast in the Everyman Theatre. The boys loved absolutely every minute of it and sang and danced throughtout (oh no you didn’t! ;))  There is a lot of established research about the positive influences […]

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