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Active Flag Committee 2018-2019

Here’s a photo of our Active Flag Committee with some new pupil and staff members for the coming school year. The Active Flag Committee will meet once a month. Pupil members of the committee will bring suggestions from their classes, relay news from our meetings to their classes, maintain our […]

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Active Week at Ashbourne ETNS

Thanks to all the pupils, staff and parents who got involved in Active Week 2018! We were lucky with the weather staying mostly dry and the variety of visitors that came in to share their knowledge with us along with staff who were great sports AND showed their true sporting […]

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Sports Day 2018

  The rain held off on the 20th June for our Sports Day, held in Donaghmore’s fantastic facilities. Simon and Nicola from Croquet Ireland, Anne O’Mara, Meath’s Cricket Development Officer, Gráinne and her team from Killegland AFC and a host of parents and teachers facilitated stations on the day. Thanks […]

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GAA Fun & Run

Martin and Moira from Donaghmore Ashbourne GAA have been in training pupils all year. On Tuesday they took 3rd, 4th and 4th Classes for Fun and Run sessions. For more information on this batting and fielding game suitable for all ages and abilities look here: GAA Fun & Run Children interested […]

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Ashbourne Baseball Club

  We were really lucky to get coaching visits from Frank and Feidhlim via Ashbourne Baseball Club on Tuesday of Active Week. Junior Infants, Evergreen, Senior Infants, First and Second Class all had sessions with the guys and experienced catching with the baseball glove whilst in a good stance. Frank and […]

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Dancing our way into Active Week

Our pupils dropped everything and danced several times on Monday the 18th of June in honour of the start of our Active Week. Aishling Doyle and her 4th Class did an excellent job of teaching the whole school a dance to accompany Better When I’m Dancing Fiona manned the intercom for […]

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Gymnastics with Akaash

Following an Active Flag Committee meeting where pupils expressed an interest in having gymnastics sessions during Active Week we reached out to a local gymnastics class provider and Akash from Wave Gymnastics kindly volunteered his time to come and teach our two fourth classes a few basics. Akash stressed the […]

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Sports Day

Last Thursday was our annual Sports Day. We wish to thank the GAA club, Killegland Soccer and the parents who volunteered to help out on the day. Here are some pictures:

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School Calendar

2022/23

Contact Us

Principal Barbara Nugent

Ashbourne Educate Together N.S.

Killegland

Ashbourne, Co. Meath A84 A4X6

Roll Number: 20396Q

Tel: 01 8357493

Email: office@ashbourneetns.ie

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