What’s Happening

Junior Entrepreneur Programme

Our pupils in 6th class have undertaken a business project this year. Pupils had to come up with a good product to sell. After much collaboration and discussion the pupils decided to design a high-vis jacket with our school crest and a motto on it. “Be Safe, be cool. Wear your high- vis to school.” …

Staff Meeting

        Gort National School will close early for pupils on Monday 22nd of January to facilitate a staff meeting. Tubber Road Building will close at 12:20 and Convent Building will close at 12:30.

Gort National School Book Fair

We had a fantastic week of reading in Gort National School this week. Our Book Fair was a huge success. Thanks to all who supported it. Congratulations to all the prize winners of our Book Fair Art competition.         Our Book Fair winners congratulation.

Credit Union Art Competition

‘The boys and girls in Junior Infants were Artists last week. We went to the art room in Gort National School and created masterpieces for the Credit Union Competition under the heading ‘inspiration’. First the children thought about and drew with a pencil their inspiration. Next they painted their creation using many different colours. You …

Liam McCarthy visits Gort NS

Such excitement! We were delighted to welcome the Liam McCarthy and the Irish Press cup to our school on Wednesday September 27th. Local players visited us from the Senior and Minor panel accompanied by John John Commins. Well done to the children for the lovely singing of Fields of Athenry and a verse of The …

A new year and a new challenge! 5th and 6th class pupils started Tag rugby this week.  A coach from the Connacht branch is coming to train us for 6 weeks on the basics of the game. We enjoyed trying out something new and it sure gets us moving!