China comes to 4th/5th Class.

Last Friday saw the culmination of three weeks of hard work for the boys of 4th/5th class.  The boys chose to study China as part of their Geography curriculum.  The boys were divided into groups and asked to produce a project. The groups produced some fantastic projects and learned a lot along the way.  On […]

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Past pupils return to celebrate Fermoy GAA success

Last year proved to be a very successful one for Fermoy GAA. Numerous trophies were won across a range of age levels and disciplines. Members of the club visited our school to display their trophies and recount tales of their achievements. The group led by our own John Donegan visited all classrooms and the boys […]

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Reeling in the years

This year marks our school’s 110th year anniversary. To celebrate this and to recognise our past pupils, we are starting a new regular segment in our website called “Reeling in the Years”. Here , we will publish photos and stories from the recent and not so recent past. So please visit our website so that […]

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New Green Code

As you may be aware we have embarked on our quest for a second green flag.  This year’s theme is ENERGY.  So it’s time to watch those rooms where lights are left on or doors remain open leaving out that all -important heat on these chilly winter days!! We recently ran a competition to come […]

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Christmas Carolling

Bishop Murphy Memorial National School choir took to the streets of Fermoy on the 17th of December for some festive fun. The choir, consisting of 25 boys, enjoyed an hour of carolling while giving the people of Fermoy some festive cheer. ‘Silent Night’, ‘Jingle Bells’, ‘Away in a Manger’ and a modern ‘Santa rap’ were […]

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Pottery Classes

During the first term, our pottery teacher Fin visited Ms Ryan and Ms Coughlan’s classes. The boy were enthralled by Fin and were very creative in creating some fabulous pieces of art. Fin took many of the pupils creations away to be fired in his own kiln and we look forward to seeing the final […]

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Christmas Show Extravaganza

(from Avondhu Press, by John Ahern) Pupils at Bishop Murphy Memorial National School in Fermoy are no strangers when it comes to big performances. Pupils at Bishop Murphy Memorial National School in Fermoy are no strangers when it comes to big performances and this was reflected in the quality of last Friday night’s show in […]

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