What’s Happening

E. Brennan Tournament

We had a very enjoyable final in the Annual Eileen Brennan Tournament on 21-June 2018. Galway played the undefeated Dublin team in the final, with Galway winning it out convincingly in the end. There was wonderful talent on show and it was watched by classmates, teachers, parents and friends of the Brennan family. The pupils …

School tour 3rd-6th class

A huge thumbs up from the pupils on their school tour at Baysports Athlone. The children had a great day at all the various activities.  Huge waterslides, canoeing, building a campfire (and toasting marshmallows on it),  water obstacle course and pedal boats. A lot of tired but very happy pupils on the bus home.

Camogie blitz

Well done to the school camogie team on a huge effort in the Cumann na mBunscoil blitz in Kilbeacanty 27th April 2018. They had 4 matches to play back to back and worked very well putting in a great team effort. The girls won their first 2 matches against Lough Cutra/ St. Columba’s and Moyglass …

Playground Leaders

We have Playground Leaders at lunch time to help to organise various activities for the pupils. We have had fun using elastic bands and jumping games, beanbag games, snatch the bacon, throwing games etc. It’s a good way to keep active especially for those who don’t play soccer or other games.

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.