Meet Our Partners
The Parents & Pupils
We are in regular contact with parents regarding the ASF process and activities in school. Parents attend Showcases and also are involved in activities during Active School Week & Be Active ASAP. The Active School Committe are also in regular contact with pupils & teachers to ensure all voices are heard.
Our Active Committee 2018/2019
Dallan O’Neill, Megan Smith, Ella Kierans, Conor Butler, Jay McCormick McDonald, Maja Smuzna, Caoláin Clerkin, Oisín Cosgrove, Orran Clerkin, Lewis McGorman, Erin Bonner, Rachel O’Shaughnessy, Matthew McCaughey.
Roles for this term:
Chairperson: Megan Smith
Secretary: Ella Kierans
PRO: Dallan O’Neill
Playground Monitors: Matthew McCaughey, Conor Butler, Rachel O’Shaughnessy
Art Monitors: Maja Smuzna, Erin Bonner, Oisín Cosgrove.
Active Homework Messengers: Caoláin Clerkin, Orran Clerkin.
Advertising Monitors: Jay McCormick McDonald, Lewis McGorman
Lunch Challenge Monitors: Megan Smith, Ella Kierans.
Pupil & Parent Questionnaires
Our pupil & parent questionnaires were distributed in November 2018. Many thanks to all pupils and parents who filled them out.
Cycling with Bike Green
Francis and Seán from Bike Green are in school throughout this year to deliver cycling sessions to ALL pupils.
Local Footballer Daniel Freeman is coaching a tag rugby team.
We attend swimming lessons in Coral Leisure Centre in Monaghan
The Peace Link
We regularly attend the Peace Link for activities throughout the year.
The children love when LA Gymnastics come to our school.
LA Gymnastics teach gymnastics in two blocks- one with 3rd-6th in March and Junior Infants-2nd Class in May.
Senior Infants busting some moves with the dance teacher Rosita.
Rosita comes in May most years to teach Dance to all classes.
2nd Class boys competing in a tournament with Múinteoir Niamh using the skills they learn with both coaches Ann McKenna and Daniel Freeman. Collie McCaughey from Clones GAA Club (Sarah’s dad) also helps out with training in school.
Senior Infants enjoying GAA Coaching with Ann Mc Kenna.
We organised a walk for Blue Nose Day in 2018 and raised money for Autism Ireland.
We completed the ‘Let’s Get Active, 60 Minutes Challenge’ and all received certificates from the Irish Heart Foundation. We also received pocket planners for everyone!
Múinteoir Lisa has been in contact with Healthy Ireland and they are sending us all information on Healthy Eating.
We are in regular contact with Monaghan Sports Partnership & Dean McElroy the Inclusion Officer.
We are in contact with the Health Promotion Officer to keep up to date with events in our area.