What’s Happening

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!

School Sports Day

Please Click on link below for important information regarding the school sports day which is happening on Friday 23rd June. Please take note of your childs  drop off and collection times and locations as times and pick up locations  vary by class year thank you     school sports day

School tour

3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th class had a fantastic day on the school tour to UL. We were doing so many activities some of us even fell asleep on the bus on the way home! We were canoeing,  Rafting, swimming, dancing in the Disco dome, playing ‘Dash and grab’, ‘Last man standing’, Orienteering and ball …

Hedgehog rescue mission!

On Friday, 2nd of June, the children noticed a hedgehog was tangled in the goalnet, in the yard on the Tubber Road. The alarmbells sounded and there was great concern for the safety of this creature. Karen Platt was called to the rescue and she freed the hedgehog, much to the relief and appreciation of …