Thrilling action at Bishop Murphy Football Cup Finals

St Colman’s Fermoy was again the venue for this year’s Bishop Murphy football cup finals.  After some great games in the previous rounds, Longford took on Laois in the shield final, while Fermanagh clashed with Sligo in the cup final.  Longford was captained by Jack Quinlan, Laois was captained by Jack Waters, Fermanagh was captained […]

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Cycling Safety Course (Video)

Teachers and pupils at Bishop Murphy National School  are enthusiastic supporters of a cycle safety initiative being promoted by Cork County Council and Cork Sports  Partnership. Click Here for Video of Cycling Course on the School Yard Under this enlightened scheme, students receive expert tuition on how to cycle safety in public.  Instructor John Clancy […]

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Our first green flag

Our First Green Flag

“Mol an óige agus tiocfaidh sé,” is how the Irish proverb goes and it certainly rings true in Bishop Murphy Memorial  School.  After 18 months of hard work including Environmental Reviews, Plans of Action, Monitoring, Evaluation, Informing and Involving everyone from passers-by to politicians, our boys  were duly rewarded  as they raised their very first […]

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London School Tour 2013

On June last, the students of sixth class in Bishop Murphy Memorial School, Fermoy went to London on their School Tour. This was the sixth visit to London for the school and an unforgettable time was had by all. The tour was led by class teacher and Principal Mr O Donoghue, along with teachers Mrs […]

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New Website!

Welcome to the Bishop Murphy Memorial School website. This site is designed to be a useful tool for students, teachers and parents. We will regularly update the site with news and events and you will find out all the information you will need. We are presently adding more pages, so some areas of the website […]

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BMMS Goes Green

We in Bishop Murphy Memorial School care deeply about environmental issues and wish to make a positive change in the environment around us. It is with this in mind that we have decided to foster environmental awareness in the entire school in a way that links to many curriculum subjects. We have formed a “green-schools” […]

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Cross-Age Peer Paired-Reading

Cross-Age Peer Paired Reading is an effective reading intervention that been in place in Bishop Murphy Memorial School for the past few years. Cross – Age Peer Paired Reading is an effective reading intervention that has been in place in Bishop Murphy Memorial School for the past few years. We are very lucky to have […]

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Oíche Shamhna 2011

Nuair a thagann Oíche Shamhna…. Last October the pupils of our school got into the Halloween mood by dressing up in some very imaginative costumes. Here are some of the best of them…                

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