The pupils in 4th and 5th class were busy over a two week period engaging in the letter-writing process whereby they learned about the craft of drafting and editing before producing some excellent final-draft letters to their idols. The class used the school iPads to research the fan-mail addresses of various celebrities such as Paul […]
GOAL Jersey Day is one of our favourite days of the year here at Bishop Murphy’s. It’s the perfect opportunity to proudly wear our team colours, at the same time raising much needed funds for GOAL, by donating €2 each. This organisation works to ensure that the poorest and most vulnerable people in the world […]
Congratulations and well done to all our September 2018 students of the month. Keep up the hard work!
The wonderful pupils of 4th and 5th class were busy exploring paint and colour inspired by the style of the famous New York artist James Rizzi. The theme of the day was the New York skyline and the class really tapped into the cartoon-like colours and irregular shaped buildings. Well done to all the pupils […]
The wonderful pupils of 4th/5th class were extremely busy developing their mathematics skills throughout the week. They were learning about measuring length using their rulers with great accuracy and attention to detail. The children worked collaboratively on Friday to measure the perimeter of various items and by the end of the exercise some of the […]
Bhí an-spóirt ag na daltaí i rang a ceathair agus a cúig i rith na seachtaine. Bhí deis ag na páistí páirt a ghlacadh sa drámaíocht trí Gaeilge. Bhí an ról-imirt bunaithe ar Donald Trump sa bhialann agus é ag caint le freastalaí maidir leis an mbialann. Bhain na páistí an-taitneamh as an ngníomhaíocht mar […]
On Friday (7th Sep) the wonderful pupils of 4th/5th class were busy putting together an excellent entry for the Today FM/Keelings competition whereby the winning school will receive a €10,000 bursary to spend on resources and facilities. Prior to submitting our entry, the pupils spent a lot of time brainstorming; the goal was to come […]
Having working very hard, the boys from 2nd, 3rd and 4th finished off the year with some tasty treats! Rice crispies and chocolate marshmallows were the order of the day, made by the boys themselves and generously shared with all their classmates. Well done boys, certainly some potential chefs among you!
Oskar, Kuba, Marceli, Max, Bartosz, Oisin and Cezary promoting the latest attendance drive at Bishop Murphy School.(photo at the bottom) ATTENDANCE IS KEY FOR A GOOD EDUCATION Nelson Mandela once said that “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. The staff at Bishop Murphy agree whole heartedly with […]
All roads led to Kilworth this evening (Tuesday) for the North Cork A2 hurling final against our near neighbours CBS Mitchelstown. Our boys had defeated Kilavullen and Tomáis Dáibhís to qualify in this highly competitive division. As is so often the case in our beautiful but unpredictable (weather-wise) country of ours a strong wind played […]