Craughwell National School

Craughwell NS, SN Chreachmhaoil,

Activities

We are very lucky to have lots of activities in our school.

Mr Colleran and Mr O’Connell train the Gaelic football teams in SN Chreachmhaoil. We take part in the Mini 7s, Garda 7s and main Cumann na mBunscol competitions.

 

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Ms Dolan,  Mrs Gantley, Ms Freaney and Mr Mannion train the hurling and camogie teams. We take part in the Mini 7s, Garda 7s and main Cumann na mBunscol competitions.

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We are also lucky to have the services of Gerry Spelman from the GAA county coaching system. Gerry is coaching hurling.

We are also lucky to have the services of Jonathan Ryan from the GAA county football coaching system. Jonathan is coaching football.

Ms Parkinson and Mr Mannion train the Olympic Handball teams. We take part in the U11, U12 mixed and Senior Handball competitions.

 

Ms Kilbane and Mr O’Connell train the school soccer teams for the boys and girls FAI 5-a-side competitions in Drom. This year Aidan Collins and John Woods from Craughwell FC are helping with the training and coaching.

 

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Michael Tobin, Tracy Moran and Siobhan McFadden train the athletics teams at the beginning of the school year for the cross country competitions and the City Sports later in the year.

 

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We know we are very lucky in Craughwell to have so many dedicated teachers, parents and community members who give their time to make these activities possible.

We also have after school activities. Pete Wells gives Judo classes on Fridays; Eilis Mannions music class is on Thursdays; Mary Costello runs Irish Dancing classes on Tuesday. Patricia Cosgrove and Seamus Lynch give chess classes on Mondays and Ms Dolan gives guitar and singing lessons on Wednesdays.