Glasheen Boys' School

ANOTHER WEEK OF FIRSTS FOR GLASHEEN BNS!

Posted on 2020-02-06 14:47:11

Having received great news of our 7th Green Flag this week, our Junior & Senior Quiz teams both came 1st & 2nd in the Lough Credit Union Quizzes, our 3rd Class boys won all of their matches in the interschool hurling blitz, while our 3rd & 4th Class Chess team came 1st in the interschool chess team, as did our senior team (finished 1st) in the 5th & 6th class Chess tournament. Wow! Well done boys.

CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH WEEK IN GLASHEEN BNS

Posted on 2020-02-04 12:02:39

Glasheen BNS is holding 'Children's Mental Health Week' from Thursday 6th February 2020 until Wednesday 12th February 2020. Our theme for February and March is 'Resilience'. We will be having activities, in all classes, to encourage a 'Growth Mindset', as opposed to a 'Fixed Mindset'.

PARENTS' ASSOCIATION TABLE QUIZ - FRIDAY 20TH MARCH

Posted on 2020-02-04 10:22:13

Our Parents' Association will host a Table Quiz for adults on Friday 20th March 2020, in Flannery's of Glasheen. Be sure to save the night, as it is always a super event and most enjoyable.

SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020 / 2021

Posted on 2020-01-29 14:43:39

The details of Standardised breaks for October & February midterms, as well as Christmas & Easter have just been released by Department of Education & Skills. These are now in the Calendar section of our school website. (Some additional closures will be announced, shortly).

GLASHEEN BNS FEATURING ON RTE NEWS

Posted on 2020-01-28 08:39:14

We were so delighted, being an Active School, that we were able to highlight, on RTE 6.01 & 9 0'Clock TV news, the fantastic Glasheen Mile. All of our boys get to run a mile, (every day), keeping fit and healthy. See our Twitter feed, for more details.

WEATHER CONDITIONS

Posted on 2020-01-13 14:10:14

We are continuing to monitor the weather situation but right now, Monday afternoon, the school is remaining opened, as normal. We advise all parents to take care and to use their own discretion, depending on weather conditions in their particular area. Unless there is a significant change, we hope to be able to remain opened.

MOVIE NIGHT - WEDNESDAY 19TH FEBRUARY 2020

Posted on 2020-01-10 13:22:21

Glasheen BNS Parents' Association will organise a Movie Night on Wednesday 19th February 2020, in the School Hall. Doors will open at 6.15 p.m. and the movie will start at 6.30 p.m.. More details to follow.

PARENT UPDATES (2020)

Posted on 2020-01-10 09:48:41

Any unwanted gifts can be donated to the school office, for use as spot prizes in forthcoming Parent Association events. A Movie Night has been arranged for Wednesday 19th February 2020. A Table Quiz for adults is being planned for a Friday night, in Flannerys, in late March. Jersey Day is Friday 3rd April 2020. The next Parents' Association meeting is Monday 3rd February 2020 @ 7.30 p.m..

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL

Posted on 2020-01-06 08:57:42

A warm welcome back to all of our boys, their families and our many friends. We hope that 2020 will be a year of good health, success and luck, for everyone in our school community.

PARENTS' ASSOCIATION MEETING - TUESDAY 7TH JANUARY 2020

Posted on 2020-01-06 08:55:54

A meeting of our Parents' Association will take place on Tuesday 7th January 2020 at 7.30 p.m. in Glasheen Boys' School.