Active School Week

7th June 2018

4th Class Coach 2nd!

30th May 2018

2nd & 6th class hockey

24th May 2018

Junior Infants Activities!

The Junior Infants had a fantastic week for Active Schools Week! They enjoyed dancing in the 9@9 every morning, they led the whole school run activity and they did potato and spoon races against their teacher on Friday! One of […]
24th May 2018

Active Week Timetable

Here is our timetable for Active Week. It was a huge success and truly a memorable week in our school. It was great to tap in to all the expertise on our staff and also a huge thank you to […]
24th May 2018

Friday Fun Day!

24th May 2018

6th Class Fitness Test

24th May 2018

Walking in St. Catherine’s Park

24th May 2018


24th May 2018

Whole School Run

24th May 2018

3rd Class Activities!

24th May 2018

Senior Infant Activities!

24th May 2018

Pitch Perfect!

24th May 2018

Welcome to Our Active School Week Page

22nd May 2018

5th Class Active Week Activities




St. Mary’s BNS Active Week will take place from the 14th-18th of May 2018.

We have a great schedule of activities planned for each class level including obstacle courses, walks to St. Catherine’s Park and even a bleep test! Check out the timetable below:


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

3rd and 6th Bleep test.

9:20am start



Athletics; relays hurdles and shot putt.



4ths and 1sts to Catherine’s park on a walk (Ms Keane + Ms Corry)


Cricket for 5th classes.


3rd and 6th Bleep test.

11am start



Athletics; relays hurdles and shot putt



3rds for tag rugby at lunchtime (Ms Whitney)


4ths and 1sts to Catherine’s park on a walk (Ms Russell + Mr Keegan)


Junior hurling matches

Parents/Teachers/Class run on school pitches at 9am.




JI, 1st and 2nd




Senior Infants GAA training with Declan

(11:15 – 12:30)







X Country finals in Corkagh Park – 50 boys gone from 3rd to 6th classes.


2nd and 3rd Obstacle course on school pitch.


JI, SI and 2nd



3rds for tag rugby at lunchtime (Ms Hunston)


David Moran in for GAA training.


Jersey day



Penalty shoot-out

Target goals.


Egg and Spoon class races. Timetable on the day.


2hour Gymnastics CPD for staff



Music during yard


No Written H/W.

Fitness H/W only


Break times on the grass.

Junior yard- 10:40am

Middle yard – 12:30pm

Senior yard – 12:45pm

Half Day
  • All pupils to wear their tracksuits during Active Week.
  • All Staff to wear their sports gear during Active Week.
  • Boys will be doing DEAD (DROP EVERYTHING AND DANCE) time in class, so be ready to move when you hear the music.
  • On Thursday 17th of May we will be moving to the pitches for break times.
  • We are having a Jersey day on Friday 18th