Category Archives: News


Active Schools


Please click below for information on Active Schools Week next week.

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Sciath na Scol Hurling Final


St. Anthony’s BNS will play Riverstown NS in the Sciath na Scol Final on Wednesday 29th May 2019 in Páirc Uí Rinn @ 11am. This is a great achievement for the boys and their mentors. We would encourage as many pupils as possible to go to the match.

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Splash & Dash


Boys from 6th class took part today in the Cork Spash & Dash along with a number of other schools, swimming 50 metres of the Gus Healy pool followed by a 400 metre run in the Japanese Gardens. The boys then accompanied Olympian Rob Heffernan on a fun walk to promote health and exercise.

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Junior Entrepreneur Showcase Champions


Ms Fahy’s 6th Class have traveled to the RDS in Dublin on Monday 20th May to take part in a class room based competition to design with a product/service with the most potential.  The product selected was anti-sting bandages which the boys branded “Mama G’s” Anti-Sting plasters. The plasters will treat bee, wasp and nettle […]

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1st Holy Communion


Congratulations and well done to all the boys who received their 1st Holy Communion on Saturday 11th May . This was a lovely happy and spiritual occasion. A big thank you to all the teachers and SNAs who helped to prepare the boys for their special day, as well as Canon Crowley, Canon O’Donovan and […]

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Munster Schools Tennis


The St. Anthony’s team competed in the Munster Schools Tennis Finals last Friday in Bishopstown. Both teams did extreamly well and played some amazing tennis. St. Anthony’s A team were runners-up in the Championship Final and the B team were runners-up in The Shield Final. Congratulations to all the players on performing so well and […]

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Visit from Garda Dog Unit


Today we had a very exciting visit from the Garda Dog Unit. Three Gardaí spoke to the boys in 2nd & 3rd Class. They brought in two dogs to show the boys and demonstrated how they protect and find people or objects. We were thrilled to have them in our school!

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School Closures in May 2019


Friday May24th- Local/European Elections & Referendum   Friday 31st May- Primary language Curriculum Staff Training Day

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Park & Stride


Park & Stride from Ballinlough Community Park @ 8.30 sharp tomorrow Wednesday May 1st. All welcome!

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