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Sorting 3D Shapes

The pupils of 4th and 5th class were learning all about 2-D and 3-D shapes this week. They learned about the different properties and mathematical language associated with each shape. They enjoyed engaging with an interactive sorting game using their iPads. They had the opportunity to set their own difficulty level by selecting two sorting criteria [...]

2019-05-17T14:28:57+01:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: 4th/5th Class, Maths|

Together We Grow

On Thursday the 16th of May 3rd Class boys were invited to participate in a planting ceremony which is a UN backed global initiative. Bishop Murphy Memorial School was selected to take part in this initiative  due to our hard work in relation to the Green Flag. On the day we got the opportunity  to plant [...]

2019-05-17T17:11:23+01:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: General, Green Flag|

Sports Day 2019

Bishop Murphy Memorial School had their annual Sports Day last Friday May 10th in St. Colman’s pitch and how lucky we were with the glorious weather. The boys had the opportunity to take part in many different sports throughout the day – Fun races, Tag Rugby, Soccer, Olympic Handball and Orienteering to name but a few. [...]

2019-05-14T20:45:33+01:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Sport|

Projects on the Environment

Boys from 5th and 6th Class have completed projects based on environmental topics such as Reducing Water usage and Saving Energy. A selection of Project X Books which focus on different ways we can help the environment around us named What a Waste, Turn if Off!, In the Bin and Rubbish were useful sources of information [...]

2019-05-08T14:46:59+01:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2019

  In March we had a very successful Seachtain na Gaeilge. All the classes took part in competitions, games and quizzes, through Irish. Tickets were given out to anyone who made an effort to speak Irish and we had a draw for Easter eggs at the end of the week. Only some boys had luck on [...]

2019-04-30T17:57:09+01:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Confirmation 2019

Congratulations to all of the pupils from Bishop Murphy Memorial School  who made their Confirmation on April 11th! Thanks to all who helped in the preparation for Confirmation including class teacher Ms O'Connell and sna Celia, and to Bishop Crean and Fr Boyle who officiated at the ceremony.

2019-04-29T16:03:39+01:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Sacraments|

Bake Sale

Last Thursday we had a Bake Sale in school to help in our fundraising initiatives. The student council guided by Ms Hogan put on a great show. Parents , pupils and staff alike brought in cakes, buns and all sorts of delicacies. The student council were fantastic in their industry. Special mention to Ms Kevany and [...]

2019-04-08T20:52:29+01:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: General|

Class of 6 Kings Video

Well done to Mr Rice and the boys of the Rainbow Room that collaborated to produce this wonderful music video below! The video was shown to the whole school at assembly time. Well done to all! https://vimeo.com/324173887

2019-04-08T20:10:43+01:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Music and Drama, Rainbow Room|

Mini 7s Hurling and FAI Primary School 5s

Well done to all the boys who participated in the recent Mini 7s Hurling and the SPAR FAI primary school 5s soccer tournaments. Competition was of a high standard on both occasions but the boys forged strong partnerships on the field of play and showed great character throughout. Here are some of the best photos taken [...]

2019-04-03T20:50:40+01:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: 4th/5th Class, 5th/6th class, Sport|
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