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Music Lessons

Music lessons take place in the school each Wednesday. The children have the opportunity to learn how to play the Tun Whistle, the Piano, the Fiddle and the Accordion. They also take part in singing class. It is a great opportunity for the children, and any musical skills they acquire, they will have them for life.


7- aside Soccer

A huge well done to our Senior 7- aside soccer to team who travelled to Ballyare to take part in the inter-schools 7-aside soccer tournament. The children performed to the best of their ability and enjoyed some good games of football. Thank you so much also to our teachers, coach and parents who travelled along to give their support. It is really appreciated. Maith

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Credit Union

A representative from the Swilly Mulroy Credit Union visits our school each Tuesday morning giving the children the opportunity to save their money.


Bible Stories

We are delighted that Bible Stories continue with Eugen this year. The children all enjoy Eugen’s lessons , and the input from his friend Coco the bird ! Go raibh maith agat Eugen


Cross Country Athletics

Well done to all of our children who took part in the Cross Country Athletics in Milford. Thanks also to the teacher and parents who travelled with them and for the great support. Maith sibh uilig !


Gaeil Fhánada Clg County Champions

We were delighted to have a visit from the Gaeil Fhánada Clg Ladies team who won the Donegal Championship at the weekend. The girls and one of their managers John told the children all about playing football, being part of a team and about their winning the Donegal final. The children loved holding the trophy.  We wish the team the very best of luck

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Fanad Lighthouse

We were delighted to welcome one of Fanad Lighthouse’s top tour guides to our school on Monday. Cáite Fealty visited the school and gave the children a fantastic talk on the Fanad Llighthouse and it’s history. The children really enjoyed the lesson. Go raibh maith agat Cáite.


GAA Skills

We are delighted to have Manus back again coaching the children in GAA skills. These lessons will continue until Halloween holidays.


Letter from Oifig an Taoisigh

Children in our Senior class were delighted to receive a reply from the Office of an Taoiseach during the week in response to a letter then had sent him in relation to transport and more specifically the lack of a train service in Donegal. Thank you to An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for his response. Well done to the children on their great work.


September 2018

Welcome back to school ! As we begin our new school year we’d like to welcome all of the children, teachers and staff back to school. We hope you all had a fantastic Summer holiday and we look forward to a great year ahead! Ballyheerin NS is still open for Enrolment throughout the school year. We would be delighted to welcome any new children

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