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School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Scoil NŠisķinta Thromaire

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Tromaire, Maighean Ratha, Co Laois

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0502 56306†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax:

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† lianon@eircom.net††††††††††††††††††† Website:††††††††† www.iol.ie/trumera

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 27

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Liam ” Neill

Participating Teacher:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3rd, 4th & 5th

Description of School:

Scoil NŠisuŪnta Thromaire is a two-teacher mixed National School with twenty-seven children on the rolls.The school was built in 1901 and the original building is now the senior classroom.Gaelic was always the medium of communication in the school and following a transition period of seven years the school was officially recognised as a Gaelscoil in September 1998.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Mercy Primary School ††††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Birr, Co. Offaly

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0509 20259†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 0509 20259

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† camcor@iol.ie††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 228

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Anne Heffernan

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Brigid Dermody & Emily Kennedy††††††† †††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4th

Description of School:

All girlsí school founded in 1841.Town school interested in hurling, singing, art and computers.Our school is Roman Catholic and we welcome students of other faiths and nationalities also.

 

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Clonaghadoo National School††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Clonaghadoo, Geashill, Co. Offaly

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0502 28757†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax:

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† clonaghadoostaff@eircom.metWebsite: ††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 55

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Goretti Whelan

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Bernadette Clear††††††††† †††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3rd & 4th

Description of School:

Clonaghadoo is a small three teacher Catholic rural school situated between Mountmellick and Tullamore and in the parish of Mountmellick, which is five and a half miles away.The children are friendly and well behaved.We have a lovely school environment and are always eager to participate in something new.

 

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Scoil Bhride NS††††††††††††††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Rathdowney, Co. Laois

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0505 46546†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 0505 46546

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† poide.ias@eircom.net†††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 206

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Paud Oí Reilly

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Suzette Galbraith

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 5th

Description of School:

Mixed school, infants to sixth class.Eleven teachers including resource and shared learning support teacher.We have 206 pupils and two campuses separated by 1km.Campus one takes Junior Infants to second class and campus two goes from second to sixth.Committed to hurling, camogie, chess and green schools project and environmental issues. Active school orchestra and choir.Involved in Comenius environmental project with French, Spanish, Romanian and Maltese schools.

 

 

 

School Name: ††††††††††††††††††††††† Saint Cronanís National School†††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Rosemount, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0505 21636†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax:

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† cron.ias@eircom.net†††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 52

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Ethel Telford

Participating Teacher:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4th, 5th & 6th

Description of School:

St. Cronanís N.S. is a mixed, three-teacher Church of Ireland school situated in the town of Roscrea which has a population of approximately 5000.The majority of the pupils are from the surrounding catchment area with mainly rural backgrounds.Class groupings are Junior and Senior Infants in junior room, first, second and third classes in middle room, and fourth, fifth and sixth in senior room.We have part-time Learning Support and Resource teachers.Green flag awarded to the school for environmental awareness in May 2003.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Scoil Mhuire

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Kilcruttin, Tullamore, Co. Offaly

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0506 21222†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 0506 21040

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 391

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† MŠire McRedmond

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Elysia Cunningham††††††† †††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4th

Description of School:††††††††††

We are situated in Tullamore.Children come from a variety of backgrounds.We have boys and girls in Junior and Senior Infants and first class.Girls only in third, fourth, fifth and sixth class.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Killenard National School††††††††††††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Killenard, Portarlington, Co. Laois

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0502 26217†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 0502 26217

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† killenardns.ias@eircom.net††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 331

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Vincent Hogan

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Elaine Hogan & Brian Davis†††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4th

Description of School:††††††††††

Killenard N.S. is a mixed rural school situated about three miles from Portarlington and about two miles off the main Dublin to Cork/Limerick road.There are fourteen teachers in the school Ė eleven classroom teachers, one resource teacher and one learning support teacher (shared) an administrative principal.Due to inconsistency in annual enrolments we have a number of split classes and fourth class is broken into two splits Ė third/fourth and fourth/fifth.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Scoil Shinchill††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Killeigh, Tullamore, Co. Offaly

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 0506 44349†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 0506 44349

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† killeighns.ias@eircom.met†††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 196

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Damian White

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Edel Davis†††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4th & 5th

Description of School:

Scoil Shinchill (Killeigh N.S.) is a co-ed Primary School offering the full range of classes from Junior Infants to sixth class.Our staff includes an administrative principal, seven mainstream class teachers, a resource teacher as well as a shared resource teacher and a learning support teacher.We have a fine school building, constructed in 1988 with large grounds.We are located in a rural village, five miles from Tullamore.Our school is very involved in sport and has enjoyed success at hurling, football, soccer, athletics and camogie.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Bun Scoil an Iķir

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† 74 Kilmorey Street, Newry BT34 2DH

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3026 0860†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 3026 0860

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 71

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Ms. M Caraher

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Martin Treshaw††††††††††† †††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 5th

Description of School:

One of a small number of such schools in Northern Ireland.Has worked hard to survive, especially as funding does not come from the Department of Education.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Saints and Scholars Primary School

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Killuney Park Road, Portadown Road, Armagh BT61 9HG

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3751 0113†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 3752 2300

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 191 & 26 Nursery

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Ms A Makin

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Adele Matthews††††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

An integrated primary school now well established within the education community.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Dromore Road Primary School

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Upper Dromore Road, Warrenpoint BT34 3JH

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 4175 2656†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 4175 2656

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 79

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Mandy Cumming

Participating Teacher:††††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

A controlled primary school, which, until recently, had declining rolls.Now growing steadily and doing well.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Windsor Hill Primary School

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Church Avenue, Newry, Co. Down BT343JH

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3026 4047†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax:†††††††††††††††† 3025 1564

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 214

Principalís Name:††††††††††††††††† Heather Ervine

Participating Teacher:†††††††††† Elizabeth Craig††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

A large controlled school in the centre of Newry.Numbers had been falling but now have growing numbers of pupils from other nationalities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Clea Primary School††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† 85 Clea Road, Keady, Armagh BT60 3QX

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 37531096††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 37531096

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 58

Principals Name:††††††††††††††††††† Jacqueline Loughran††††

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Shauna Gollogly

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

A small rural maintained school close to Keady.

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Mount Saint Catherineís Primary School††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Windmill Hill, Armagh BT60 4BR

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3752 2241†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 3752 7422

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 240

Principals Name:††††††††††††††††††† Bernadette McGreevy

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Betty NcNicholl & Una Kearney†††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

 

A large urban maintained all girls school.Sits within the grounds of a large girls secondary school.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Saint Patrickís Primary School

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† 54 Carron Road, Crossmaglen BT35 9JL

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3086 1667†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 3086 8997

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 244 & 52 Nursery

Principals Name:††††††††††††††††††† Eamonn Donnelly

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Teresa McCombe

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

A large maintained school in the centre of Crossmaglen.Very much a part of the community.

 

 

 

School Name:†††††††††††††††††††††††† Saint Colmanís Abbey Primary School†††††††††††††

School Address:†††††††††††††††††††† Courteney Hill, Newry, Co. Down BT34 2LD

Telephone:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3026 2175†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Fax: ††††††††††††††† 3025 0648

E-mail:††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Website:†††††††††

Total number of pupils in school:††††† 346 & 52 Nursery & 8 SEN

Principals Name:††††††††††††††††††† Mr. G McNulty

Participating Teachers:†††††††† Colin Bell††††††††††††††††††††

Classes:††††††††††††††††††††† Primary School

Description of School:

A large urban boys school owned by the Christian Brothers (no Brothers in attendance now).

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