23rd March - JI-2nd commencing ten week yoga session
10th April - 21st April (inclusive) - School closed Easter holidays
3rd May - Enrolment of new entrants
6th May - 1st Holy Communion Day
1st June - Cork Primary School Sports
6th June - School Tour all classes
9th June - All classes commencing 5 week session with Ld Golf
St. Mary's National School Enniskeane was officially opened on the 8th of September 1978 by the Very Rev. Wm. Canon Murphy P.P.
St. Mary's is a co-educational primary school under the patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Cork and Ross.
It is situated between the twin villages of Enniskeane and Ballineen on the main road to Bantry.
Present enrolment is 209.
Junior Infants all ready for Mothers Day
Visit to 4th & 5th class by Susan of Trocaire.
5th & 6th Class Easter Bazzar in aid of Bandon Community Hospital
6th Class says NO to Cyberbullying
Talk on Internet Safety by Bandon Community Garda.
4th, 5th and 6th Class attending Scríobh Leabhar in the Parkway Hotel.
Credit Union Quiz Under 11 Team that represented St. Mary's in Fernhill Clonakility - Jack O'Sullivan, Johnathan Daly, Keisha Murphy and Grace Hennessy McCarthy
6th Class Artefacts show case day
Michael McCarthy on behalf of Danone Macroom presenting Hi-vis jackets to the school, pictured here with Junior Infants and their teacher Mrs. McCarthy.
The winning class in our Fruit Survey was Senior Infants and as a treat they were rewarded with a P.E. session by 6th Class.
Pancake Day at St. Mary's
5th Class having fun reading with Junior and Senior Infants on World Book Day.
4th Class making tasty treats for Valentines Day
St. Brigid's Day
Junior Infants all ready for Valentine's Day
Credit Union Quiz Under 13 Team that represented St. Mary's in Fernhill Clonakility - Emily Corcoran, Darragh Ryan, Olan Corcoran and Eoghan Collins.
1st/2nd Class - Science Experiment - Floating & Sinking
Growing Grassheads in 4th Class
As a consequence of the prefab which was being used as a dressing room for the boys and girls becoming a classroom next September, we have purchased two seperate cabins which will act as dressing rooms for both going into the future.
Our Computer Room has being revamped with twenty upgraded computers. This was financed by the IT grant announced by the Minister for Education recently. The remainer of the grant will be used to upgrade some existing Data Projectors and to provide an Interactive Whiteboard/Data Projector and Labtop for out extra class in September.
St. Mary's Operation Transformation 10 @ 10
6th Class Project - Fairtrade & local produce.
Junior Infants Aistear - Shopping
Senior Infants Green Schools Experiment - Investigating Waterproof Materials
Senior Infants - Christmas Art
4th Class - Christmas Art Work
5th Class - Snowmen Creations
Santa visits St. Mary's/Non Uniform Day in aid of Cork Simon Community which raised €480.
1st/2nd Class Making Cribs/Working on Projects
6th Class - Christmas Floral Arrangements
5th Class - Designing festive clothing
6th Class - Making Biscuit Cake
Children decorating festive treats.
6th Class - Sugar Crash
2nd Class having fun with money in maths class
6th Class Science Projects (more to follow)
5th Class during Science Week - Paddle Boats & Dyeing with red cabbage
1st/2nd Class experimenting with eggs during science week.
4th Class making sail boats and Lava lamps during Science Week
Visit to school by John Caulfield, Manager Cork FC with the FAI Cup.
Sciath na Scol County Final V Shanbally NS - Mayfield GAA Complex
6th Class visit to Dunmanway library for workshop with Patricia Murphy.
Junior Infants having fun on Tree Day
3rd - 6th class Lifetime Lab MathsWorks Workshop
Junior & Senior Infants Halloween Show
4th Class Oral Reports
5th Class Science - Energy & Force Parachutes
6th Class Baking
5th Class Visit to Library Headquarters for Art Exhibition/Workshop
4th Class Halloween Art
4th Class Busy for Maths Week
Senior Infants creating and decorating fish during Art Class.
4th Class Planting
4th Class Outdoor Obstacle Course
Oobleck solid to liquid Science Experiment
5th Class working on various projects during Computer Class.
6th Class Finger Knitting
2nd/3rd Class - Mini Beast Hunt
6th Class - Drama - Recreating a scene from 'The Borrowers'