Gold Swimming Medal for Airidas Pocevicius

Scoil Phádraig Naofa would like to congratulate 6th Class student Airidas Pocevicius on claiming another gold medal at the All Ireland Schools competition which was held in The National Aquatic Centre over the weekend. Airidas competed in the 100m Individual Medley and won by just 8 hundredths of a second to claim the gold medal.…

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Credit Union Quiz

Our schools quiz enthusiasts travelled to Abbeyleix to participate in the local Credit Union Quiz qualifier on Monday evening. Quizzes are always intense and competitive events and the 2hrs of questions in Laois proved no different. Our senior team of Lis-Marie Nebo, George Joy, Max Mulhall and Daniel Henry performed well but didn’t get one of the…

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Watch: Aistear in Scoil Phádraig Naofa

The educational world of Aistear is a most fun, academic and knowledge filled place to be every morning as our pupils explore different themes through play. We recorded some footage of Aistear in operation and have produced a little video to both celebrate Aistear and explain to parents what exactly goes on during ‘Play’ as our…

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School Debating

Under the stewardship of Ms King our school debating team entered the National Concern Debating tournament this year for the first time. Our team of George Joy. Rayaan Qureshi and Avea O’Mara had the job of convincing our judges that the answer to getting people to recycle was by fining them. Against our opposition on…

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