There was great excitement on Thursday last when Kellie Lewis, a participant on The Voice of Ireland visited the school. Kellie was bombarded with questions and requests for autographs. She was very polite and answered all questions and signed autographs. She was asked whether or not she had a stylist and whether or not Dolores was [...]
During the last week, the pupils and staff embraced Friendship Week with great enthusiasm. The focus was on the importance of friendship in our lives and to make an effort to be extra kind to one another during the week. One of the main features of the week was our "Random Acts of Kindness Board" which [...]
Some of Mr.O'Donoghue's students were highlighting the importance of healthy eating. Owen, Jack and Max had their very own food tasting class and the boys proved that not only are fruit and vegetables nutritious, but they are really delicious also. Amongst the fruit and veg on show were grapes, melon, pineapple, kiwi, apple, orange, tomato, carrot [...]
Seachtain na Gaeilge - Spraoi agus Spórt! Bhi Seachtain na Gaeilge ag Scoil Chuimhneachan an Easpag Uí Mhurchú an tseachtain seo chaite. I rith na seachtaine rinne múinteoirí agus daltaí go léir sár iarracht bheith ag caint as Gaeilge. Chomh maith leis sin bhí cluichí, ceol agus spraoi againn trí mheán na Gaeilge. [...]
Congratulations to our students for their success in the poetry competition at the recent Fermoy Arts Festival.
Friday night was a great night for our quiz teams at the Fermoy Credit Union Quiz that was held at Presentation Hall. Top 10 finishes for all our teams. Considering the fact that 51 teams were competing, this was an excellent result. Well done to all involved.
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 has [...]
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 are [...]
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” committee [...]
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 the [...]