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Address: Cahermore NS, Allihies, Beara, Co. Cork, P75R704

Sports Day 2024

Coastline Workshop

Claire Kelly of Irish Whale & Dolphin Group, Ireland visited our school and gave an

interesting presentation on dolphins, whales and basking sharks. The children also enjoyed a guided

workshop at Cahermore Strand. 

School Tour (Infants)

Trip to Cahermore Strand 

School Tour 2024

Visit to Crag Cave & Crazy Cave Activity Centre, Castleisland, Co. Kerry

Rock Art - Rang 4, 5 & 6

Béara Camera Club Photographic Competition 2024

Congrats to Emily who won 2nd Place overall in the competition entitled 'Trees'

Maith Thú Emily 


Michael Dywer Festival

Some lovely dancing on display by our pupils at the Michael Dwyer Festival, Allihies.

Míle Buíochas to dance teacher Hannah Carney O'Sullivan who prepared

the children for the event.

Athletics Day 2024

Great fun was had by all our pupils who participated in the

'Riobard O'Dwyer' Athletics Event in Eyeries

Special mention to our medal winners on the day Dixie-Belle, Croíadh, Emily,

Aoife, Fiachra, Oisín, Róisín, Melaniia, Maxim & Nancy.

Montana Visit 

Visit from members of the West Cork Rapid Response Unit

The children gained an insight into the tremendous work done by an entirely

voluntary group 

Well done to all our boys and girls who took part

in the Sciath na Scol Competition 2024

Planting our summer seeds water melon, strawberries, tomatoes & cucumber

Thank you to our parents Kate & Mau for all the help and support 





Harvesting our winter produce in the polytunnel and making

delicious vegetable soup with our fresh vegetables



Planting our Wildflowers for the Bees 










Confirmation 2024

We welcome to our school community Melaniia, Sasha,

Yaraslav, Elmira, Pavlo, DavyA & Maxim 

Forest Workshop at Dunboy Woods

We were blessed with a beautiful day on Wed March 20th when we headed

off on our Forest Adventure to Dunboy Woods. The children had an opportunity to

partake in a guided workshop and explore the themes of biodiversity, history and art.


'Spring Planting'

The children were busy preparing our polytunnel for Spring planting. We planted 

chives, garlic, potatoes, broadbeans and carrots. Mom's Kate and Val were on hand

with the teachers to offer advice and lots of encouragement. 


Happy Mother's Day 

World Book Day 2024

We were delighted to welcome author, Alex Barclay to our library

for World Book Day. Children dressed up in a character from their favourite book 

and shared their thoughts on their chosen books. 


5 a side Soccer Tournament

Our 5 a side soccer team participated in an inter schools Competition in Castletownbere.

Well done Oisín, Donal, Daithí, Adam, Féile and Keeva.

Our first Daffodil!

Pancóga go leor!





















Save those lids!

The children are busy collecting bottle/jar lids for our 'Recycling Art Projects'

The work is ongoing on our Green Flag Theme - Global Citizenship

Keeping the traditions Alive!

St. Bridget's Day 

The children were busy making St. Bridget's Crosses on Feb 01st welcoming the dawn of a new Spring

Titanic Constructions (Rang 4, 5 & 6)

The Sky is the Limit!

Solar System creations from Rang 1, 2 & 3


Sharing the love....Visit to St. Joseph's Hospital

& Day Care Centre, Castletownbere

Pupils from Cahermore N.S. presenting a cheque of €693.50 (proceeds of their bake sale)

to Nurse Susan Power of the Day Care Centre and her team. The money will provide

much needed resources for the Centre.


Tennis Lessons

Thank you Stuart, our tennis instructor for all the positive encouragment and for

helping us develop our skills.


We were delighted to welcome our

 I.N.T.O. President Dorothy McGinley to Cahermore N.S. 

Mrs.Monica Polly R.I.P. Past Principal of Cahermore N.S.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh sí.

Panto Trip 

Beauty and the Beast!

Bake Sale 2023

In aid of Castletownbere Day Care Centre

Well done to our Bakers in Rang 4, 5 & 6 !

Planting our Daffodil Bulbs for the Spring 

Well Done Kenzie!

Kenzie's Christmas story 'A Christmas Wish' was one of the few selected to be published in the Southern Star writing competition.

Science Week 2023

Budding Scientists hard at work in the lab!











Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2023

The Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal is an annual campaign where thousands of people across Ireland donate shoeboxes filled with gifts for children affected by poverty in countries in Africa and Eastern Europe. It is an opportunity to share a little joy and excitement with children who live in circumstances where these can often be in short supply. 

Halloween 2023

Beara Schools Quiz

Well done to Ryan, Kelsey, Aoife & Emily (Junior Team) and Donal, Ruby, Adam & Féile (Senior Team) who

represented Cahermore N.S. at the Béara Schools Quiz 2023.

Congratulations to Féile, Donal, Adam & Ruby pictured with their trophies for Second Place

in the Senior Category. 


Walls of Allihies Competition 2023

Congratulations to our winners Adam, Keeva & Emily pictured with Jim O'Donoghue

who kindly organised the competition 


Coastwatch Ireland Survey with Denis Walsh

ARC - Aquaculture Remote Classroom

B.I.M's ARC visited the school in September. Pupils from Rang 4, 5 & 6 enjoyed an informative

and interactive workshop based on the aquaculture of our native waters.  The staff of B.I.M were very 

impressed with the level of knowledge the children had on local aquaculture.

Yummy Soup!

Rang 1, 2 & 3 were busy making delicious vegetable soup, using produce from our polytunnel.


Sail Car Project


Naí Bheaga 2023/2024

L-R Darragh, Chloe, Róisín, Farah and Scott

Slán le Rang 6

Rang 5 & 6 - Trip to Dursey Island 

Kingdom Rebel Béara Skills Competition 2023

(In memory of Garda Aidan Cremin)

Well done to Féile, Keeva, Setanta, Finín, Zach & Saoirse

who represented their school at the Kingdom Rebel Skills Competition.

Congrats to our boys team of Setanta, Finín & Zach who won the overall boys competition.

Huge congrats to Finín who won the top overall individual award. Maith Thú Finín!

Trip to Cahermore Strand - Junior & Senior Infants and Rang 1







School Tour 2023

Visit to Muckross Farm Killarney & Water Bus Tour of the Lake of Killarney







Sports Day 2023








Michael Dwyer Festival 2023

Well done to all the pupils of Cahermore NS for their excellent Irish Dance performance.

Thank you to Hannah from Scoil Rince Carney for your great tuition.




Lifetime Labs

The children of Rang 4, 5 & 6 visited the Lifetime Labs, Cork City. This provided an opportunity for the children to 

partake in 'hands on' experiments in the science lab.


Fire Brigade & Coast & Cliff head West!







Riobard O'Dwyer Sports Day 

Well done to all our pupils who participated in the 'Riobard O'Dwyer' Sports Day in Eyeries. Special congrats to our medal winners!

All Aboard!

On a beautiful sunny afternoon, the pupils of Cahermore N.S. enjoyed

a visit from Cork Harbour Master, Mr. Paul O'Regan



Green Flag - Biodiversity

David Macilwraith (Green School Officer) seen awarding the happy pupils

of Cahermore NS with their Biodiversity Flag.

The children presented David with some produce from our polytunnel. He was very impressed!


Well done to Setanta who represented Cahermore N.S. in

the Primary School Go Games Competition at half time in the

Cork V Clare S.F.C in Ennis on Sunday, 9th April

* Doireann (No.3) on the Cork Girls Team is the daughter of

past pupil of Cahermore N.S. - Robert Walsh


Cahermore NS Concert 2023

'You Are Special' 

performed by Naíonáin Bheaga, Naíonáin Mhóra agus Rang 1




'Pirates Versus Mermaids'

performed by Rang 2, Rang 3 agus Rang 4





performed by Rang 5 & 6 





World Book Day 2023

Pancake Fun on Shrove Tuesday!












Insect Hotel

Great Day was had building our Insect Hotel!

Míle Buíochas to parents Martin, Owen & Mau who helped out on the day.











Biodiversity Trip to Dunboy Woods

All the pupils of the school seen enjoying a guided tour of Dunboy Woods

Master Pádraig also gave the children an insight into the rich history of our ancestors at Dunboy Castle. 












Quiz Time!

Well done to our Junior Team (Ruby, Teagan, Siún & Eoin) and Senior Team (Saoirse, Zach, Donal & Iya)

who recently represented the school @ Bantry Credit Union Quiz


Great fun planting our Spring bulbs!







Panto Trip!

Oh yes we did!

All the children enjoyed a memorable day trip to Cork to see the Panto 'Cinderella' at the Everyman Theatre 

Well Done to Eoin & Ríoghan who were awarded 3rd place in the

 2nd Class Category of the Olympiad Maths Competition for Maths Week 2022.

This was a fantastic achievement as over five hundred schools entered the competition.

Comhghairdeas Ríoghan agus Eoin!


Christmas Bake Sale

Well done to the children in Rang 4, 5 & 6 who raised €561.36 at their Bake Sale in 

aid of 'Jack & Jill Foundation'.  Many thanks to all our pupils and parents for their generosity and support. 









Well Done Ruby!

Ruby's Christmas story 'Santa moves to West Cork' was one of the few selected to be published in the Southern Star writing competition.


Children having lots of fun during Science Week 2022








Great excitement as the children are pictured sending off their Shoe Boxes for the

Team Hope Christmas 2022 Shoe Box Appeal


Halloween 2022






Rang 5 & 6 - Coastwatch Ireland Seashore Survey

with Denis Walsh

Maths Week 2022

Lots of Maths fun and games during Maths Week



The Water School

Rang 2 - 4 Swimming Lessons at The Water School 


Busy Beavers in our Polytunnel!





Bricks for Kidz Workshop































































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