Lámh Pupils from 2nd to 6th participated in eight swimming lessons in U.L. swimming pool. 5 instructors worked with the pupils in 5 groups in their individual grades to improve and create confidence along with promoting excellence in swimming.
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Great Limerick Run 2017 Doon Convent N.S. are taking part in the Great Limerick Run this year. As part of preparation, two coaches will be visiting the school for 5 visits, 3 Thursdays and 2 Wednesdays. The first Thursday is March 9th and it will be for Junior Infants to 6th Class. All pupils may enter the Great Limerick Run and will receive a beautiful medal for participation. Entry costs €15 and €5 will be donated to the school. The race will be tailored for the age group. A great lesson we can give to pupils for further health and fitness!
Active Schools Week - April 3rd - 8th Doon Convent N.S. will be having our Active Schools Week on April 3rd to 8th inclusive. It will have many activities.
Sean Hartigan: Cycle & Scooter workshop.
Kilmoylan Wood Walk
Albert Science Walk
Irish Heart Foundation Activities
This promises to be an exciting week and finishes up with a full community day in Doon G.A.A. pitch for the whole community, namely 'Family Fun Day'.
April 8th, 2017 - Family Fun Day On April 8th 2017, we will be having a Family Fun in Doon G.A.A. Lots of activities will be happening.
Fun Walk/Run for all the community with T.V. celebrity Entry €5 per family or €2 per child Hot food Bouncy castles Creative Corner … and a host of many other activities...
Stay tuned to find out more!
Basketball ASF coordinator Ms. Griffin has represented Ireland internationally several times in Basketball and now passes this training on through her coaching of basketball.
Hurling and Camogie Training Limerick County Player Aaron Gillane will train the pupils every Thursday for 6 weeks. We are very lucky to have a talented coach like Aaron to train the pupils of the school.
Upcoming events - Family Fun Day - Great Limerick Run Training - Active Schools Week - Basketball Training (Ms Griffin) -Hurling and Camogie Training with County Player Aaron Gillane
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ASF is an initiative to get all pupils, staff and parents involved in being more active and living a healthier lifestyle through example.