Have a look HERE. 2nd class had a lovely day at Knock for their Communion Retreat. Look at our pictures HERE. There will be an Open Morning on Tuesday, 18th February from 10am - 12 noon for prospective new pupils when the children and their parents are welcome to visit our school, to meet staff and pupils, and to see our school in action. Parochial House Brennan Families in Swinford (Meelick and Kilconduff) Roman Catholic Parish Records with Spouse's Surname J-L (Part Two) There are additional details in these records such as date of birth, sponsors, priests, and at times notes in the margin detailing marriages and deaths. Details Published: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 07:59 ♦ A special congratulations to our 10 Second Class pupils who made their First Holy Communion recently. Jamie Oliver eat your heart out!! 4 bed dormer semidetached end house well appointed wi Maths - Details of overall targets for all classes are available: Click here to view. Well done to the Parents Association and all who worked hard to run the very successful Bazaar on Sunday 7th Dec. Pictures from 3rd & 4th Visit to Turlough Museum were recently added. 5th & 6th class organised a cake sale and they were busy baking for theoccasion. Children and have also become more active through WOW -Walk On Wednesdays. Best of luck to Senior boys and girls in the Cumann na mbunscol Blitz on Friday 8th.!! We've had lots of activities this month: 4 great school tours, trips to Enniscrone for 3rd & 4th , and to Hennigan's Heritage Centre for 1st & 2nd. Congratulations to 2nd class who made their First Confessions. PLEASE CONTACT PARISH FOR UPDATED MASS TIMES. Meelick N S will hold an Open Morning on Thursday, 11th April from 9:30am-11am where you can visit and see our school in action. Happy St Patrick's Day all! We wish them good luck! ♦ Congratulations to our 2nd Class pupils who made their First Confesssions recently. All staff and pupils have been working hard towards achieving our 5th Green Flag for Biodiversity. WE WISH 6TH CLASS THE VERY BEST OF LUCK as they leave us to go on to Secondary School. Good luck to Senior boys and girls playing matches in Bekan today! Goodbye to all our 11 pupils in 6th class who are leaving us. We were delighted to welcome Marian Harkin MEP who gave a talk on Europe and her role as a Minister. (See some pictures on TWITTER). Congratulations to the 8 children from 2nd class who received their first communion this month. We wish them every good luck in Secondary school. Congratulations to Lesley Lavin who was a runner-up in the Folens Annuals Art competition! Maeve Gallagher 2. Children brought in pictures which were displayed along with other work they had done for this special occasion. Brilliant performances all round!! All our pupils are taking part in this project. Congratulations! Meelick N S was alive with wonderful characters from our favourite books on Wednesday, 5th March! We hope they enjoyed their time at Meelick N S.! Our hurling team played an entertaining exhibition game in McHale park on Saturday at the interval of the Mayo match. Thanks very much, Dorothy! Another year over.! Joe commanded the height of respect and regard in the areas in which he served and in his own community. PSRA Licence No. We had a lovely prayer service in the church followed by refreshments in the school hall to celebrate the big part grandparents play in our lives. Well done! All in the interest of bringing Reading to Life!! Well done yet again to the girls football team who won the County semi final on Wed 22nd. Sold -€10,000.00 5th Oct 16 . ♦ Well done to all who took part in the Cross Country Running and we will all be supporting our 2 pupils who are representing us in the next round! Oldcastle Meelick, Swinford, Mayo . We had a lovely Graduation ceremony with music from all classes afterwards. Fr Dermot Meehan (Patron’s Representative)Vincent Roughneen (Patron’s Representative)Deborah Convey (Teacher Representative)Sally Lavin (Teacher Representative)John McCallion (Parents Representative)Susan McNicholas (Parents Representative)John Dempsey (Community Representative)Mary Smith (Community Representative)We welcome the new Board and look forward to working with them over the next few years. We live to fight another day!!!! Fifth and Sixth class are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur programme. Chef Dorothy joined us once again with her sous chef Eimhin to cook up a storm for Pancake Tuesday. 3rd-6th class went on their tour on 8th June, and Infants on the 12th June. Welcome back all. Sold -€10,000.00 6th Oct 17 . Children from 2nd-6th have also been invited to play at the Mass in Meelick church at 9am. See some Sports Day pics from June 2017 HERE and HERE. This involved checking out the locality to see how suitable it is for walking. The school was full of scary characters on Friday before the Halloween Break as the children dressed up for the day. Congratulation to all 20 of you, and we wish you all the very best in secondary school! In Meelick N S we will raise the Flag at 2pm when the Proclamation will be read, and the school band will play Amhrán na bhFiann. Well Done! Well done to all who took part in the Art & Handwriting competitions. Congratulations to the teams who represented us at the recent National Schools Design Challenge. Good luck to 5th & 6th class boys and girls playing in the Amenity Park, Thursday, 13th October! Best of luck to the Senior girls who go forward to the next stage in the Cumann na mBunscol Competition. We also remember those who are no longer with us. It was a wonderful achievement to be able to take part in this exhibition and the children did exteremely well on the day presenting their project. View Images 5 . Founded as a Franciscan abbey, the church and sacristy are still in use today. 6th class will take part in a Hurling Blitz on 23rd March. See pics Here. More 5th & 6th HERE. Wednesday, 29th January was Grandparents Day and we had a lovely celebration with lots of family members (especially grandparents, of course!). Infants 1st & 2nd 3rd & 4th 5th & 6th. Includes records from Killmovee and Swineford. 3rd & 4th finish Wed 7th, and 1st & 2nd get ready to splash in the New year, starting on Wed, 11th!!! Our Music Night takes place at 7pm on Thursday, 24th May in Meelcik Community Centre. We hope you will be able to watch it on the day! They have held their Dragons' Den and are now in the product development stage. Children go home at 2:45pm on these days. Hazel Lavin 3. Our Mission Statement: To be living … It is one of five round towers in the county and stands 66 feet high with the doorway at 11 feet above ground level. Well done to all those involved in the Parade on Tuesday! 3rd, 4th 5th & 6th class did their Christmas plays on Friday 14th. Removal at 11.30 to Saint Luke’s Church, Meelick, for Mass at 12 o'clock. Ballintemple Meelick, Swinford, Mayo . Children from 5th and 6th class take part in a Hurling Blitz on Fri 28th in Ballyvary. Swimming classes begin for 1st & 2nd class on Tuesday, 18th March. (Make sure to scroll down to see 3 pages), COMMEMORATION OF THE 1916 PROCLAMATION OF INDEPENDENCE. They provided a very interesting and informative presentation and the occasion was enjoyed by staff, pupils and their extended familes. Falls Church, Virginia 140 contributions 21 helpful votes Historic tower near Swinford This tower is located near Swinford and is located inside one cemetery and across the road from another cemetery. Congratulations to classes from 1st-6th, and their teachers, Ms Daly, Mr Kavanagh and Ms Convey who put on a lovely Christmas concert. Well done all! 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