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Bishop Murphy Memorial School strives to provide a productive, caring, happy and secure learning environment where the intellectual, spiritual, physical, moral and cultural needs of our pupils are nurtured and developed.

Soccer returns to BMMS with victory

The soccer season kicked off in successful style at Bishop Murphy Memorial School yesterday with a convincing 5-0 victory versus Kilmagner Ns at Carrig Park .  It was a momentous occasion for the school in respect of it being the first opportunity for the pupils to wear their new kit in a meaningful manner. Goals from [...]

2018-05-15T10:08:38+00:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Sport|

Cork City Sports Trials

We had our trials for the Cork City Sports athletics event today. Participation is the name of the game. Well done to all that took part.

2018-04-13T12:24:28+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Sport|

Trip to Bella Cafe

Recently , a number of  our pupils visited Bella Cafe for some social learning. It was an enjoyable experience for all that participated. Pizza was the order of the day!

2018-03-23T16:12:26+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Categories: General|

New Sports Kit

We unveiled our new sports kit today. The boys were very excited and proud wearing their new apparel. The kit, initially a soccer design, was produced thanks to a collaboration between Mr O'Donoghue and 6th class. Thanks to Linehan Sports for designing and for our technological partners Compu b for sponsoring the entire kit! Kieran O'Brien [...]

2018-03-15T09:39:07+00:00March 14th, 2018|Categories: Sport|

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 2018. [...]

2018-03-02T15:27:21+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Categories: General|

BMMS on At the Core Podcast

We had a great day last Wednesday when Jonathan Healy, of Newstalk fame came to the school to learn about our approach to technology in education. He has produced a podcast which can be accessed at the link below. He interviewed Mr O'Donoghue, Mrs Ahern and two of our enthusiastic pupils from second class. Here is [...]

2018-02-23T16:01:27+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Information Technology|

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 initiatives [...]

2018-02-23T16:27:35+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: General|

Fin returns for more pottery learning

Our ever popular pottery teacher, Fin, returned for pottery lessons. The boys thoroughly enjoyed the experience of working with clay and are looking forward to more fun on Thursday.

2017-12-19T12:45:25+00:00December 19th, 2017|Categories: Art|
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