This year Bishop Murphy Memorial School has decided to take part in the Active School Flag (ASF) initiative. This initiative aims to get more schools, more active, more often. International research proves that active children focus and learn better. They also enjoy school more. On the 11th of November the pupils and staff at Bishop Murphy [...]
Congratulations to the Students of the Month for October 2019. Maith Sibh!
Food dudes is proving to be a big hit at Bishop Murphy Memorial School. The boys are enjoying trying out lots of fruit and vegetables such as peppers, carrots, grapes and satsumas! The boys have already received some fantastic rewards for trying them out each day. Piotr and Noah from 6th Class are doing a fantastic [...]
Recently the pupils in 6th class enjoyed taking part in additional maths activities to celebrate Maths Week. Throughout Maths Week, the pupils engaged in fun and interactive activities through learning extensions to their regular maths lessons. During this period the pupils completed real-world challenges such as problem-solving tasks involving fuel-capacity. One of the highlights of the [...]
5th class have been working on their fitness over the last number of weeks. They are taking part in circuit classes during PE. This consists of 10/12 exercises of 40 seconds duration. They have a rest of 20 seconds between each station before they begin the next one. The circuit is completed twice and is varied [...]
Maths Week Ireland is an all-Ireland celebration of Mathematics and its applications. It promotes awareness, application and understanding of Maths through a huge variety of events and activities in schools and colleges throughout our tiny island. We in B.M.M.S were delighted to once again take part in this challenging but very enjoyable way of doing maths. [...]
6th class attended St. Colmans Community College earlier in the week. It was a wonderful opportunity for the boys to get a sense of what life in second level education looks like. The T.Y students at St. Colmans were our tour guides for the day and they did an excellent job. We were treated to Science, [...]
Well done to our budding chefs from sixth class. They recently made delicious Rocky Road and shared it with students and teachers alike. Everyone agreed it was delicious and are asking for a repeat performance!
Well done to our students of the month for September 2019. We are all very proud of your efforts. Lean leis an obair!