Meelick and Swinford saddened by death of Garda Joe Shiel Michael Commins PROFOUND sadness and sorrow was occasioned by the recent death of Joe Shiel, Meelick, Swinford. We hope you will support us on the day! (MORE TO FOLLOW...!) He has had many successes, and he has also represented Ireland. Well done to 5th class pupils who won the Straw Construction Challenge in Wesport recently. Hurray! The children have been very creative with Mrs Lavin making some fabulous Easter bonnets! View Images 5 . Enjoy the break... 5th & 6th will do a 4-week Cycle Safety course beginning on Mon 6th. Burial immediately afterwards in Meelick Cemetery. Teachers' and Children are busy practising music with the School Band in preparation for the Parade in Swinford. The crowd included teachers and pupils, past pupils, family & friends. Congratulations to the 5th & 6th class girls who played a blinder yesterday evening to win the Mayo championship!! We wish them all the best in Secondary school and hope they really enjoyed thier time with us here. Visit our site to get your copy Why not go along and give yourt support! 2 Tower View, Meelick, Swinford, Co. Mayo, 4 Bed, asking price €125,000, brought to market by Matt Duggan Auctioneers, Residential - 4379820 Thank you to the previous Board for their hard work and commitment, including past members: Margaret Phelan, Mary Murphy, Raymond Gilmore, Orla Daly, and Ann Phelan. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. We hope all enjoyed the fine summer. Well done! Scoil Muire agus Padraig are putting on a production of Back to the Eighties in December. Entrants: Please bring paper, pencils and equipment neede. Pictures on Twitter....scroll up to click on link above. He already paid a visit to the school.... see TWITTER. Swinford He was 51. Church parish of Meelick and Kilconduff has been separated into two parishes. Approach the school at your peril...There may be lots of GHOULS and GHOSTS in the vicinity ....! He was especially noted … There is a flurry of activitity associated with this project at the moment: compiling stories, writing, typing, editing, drawing or sourcing relevant pictures to complement the stories, printing, etc. See our TWITTER account for news and pictures of school events. We hope you all get the benefit of all the extra walking and cycling!! They have held their Dragons' Den and are now in the product development stage. Active Schools week involved muct activity in the classrooms and outside..  the children also had classes from ouside tutors in Tennis and Yoga. We celebrated Europe Day on Friday 15th. Apologies... due to technical difficulties cannot upload most pics from senior classes.Just a few HERE, Pictures: Infants     1st - 2nd   3rd - 4th    5th - 6th. All are welcome! Look at our pictures HERE. Welcome back everyone - we hope you had an enjoyable break and that Santa was good! They now go forward to the final in Mchale Park on 3rd June!! We hope they will enjoy the day. Thursday, 7th March is World Book Day where general reading is promoted worldwide. Brilliant performances all round!! Happy Holidays! Emma Grady                  2. All our pupils are taking part in this project. Congratulations to Sarah Barrett who won 1st prize in the Swinford Community Games Art competition recently. Dates on the Calendar. Also to Kate Convey who came third! Best of luck to all taking part in the Cross Country running competition in Ballina. your generosity will be much appreciated by those in need. Microfilm 04225 / 02 . 5th & 6th class went with Ms Convey and Mr Kavanagh to a Peace Proms workshop on Tuesday 12th to practice for the concert on 6th February. Take a look HERE. Once again children and teachers have put in a lot of effort to make this an enjoyable night. Congratulations to the 8 children from 2nd class who received their first communion this month. Graduation Day for 6th class will take place on Friday, 22nd June. The team members were: Ciara Forkan, Hazel Lavin, Sarah Grady, Sarah Rowley, Eimer O’Neill, Kate Convey, Luke Brennan, Shauna O’Rourke, Bryan Grufferty and Jack McNulty. Good luck to our teams participating in the Sports Quiz, in Foxford N S on Monday, 10th February! Donal Barrett, 2. Celebrations! Well done to all pupils and teachers!! Well done to all who took part in the Cross Country Running and we will all be supporting our 2 pupils who are representing us in the next round! Folio my48640f 1282 … Congratulations to the teams who came 2nd (3rd & 4th class) and 3rd (5th & 6th class). Best of luck to all. Show more/less. Well done to the Senior boys team who reached the Quarter Final in Claremorris!! 2nd class paid a vist to Knock in preparation for confessions  & their First Communion. We wish everyone a happy and peaceful Christmas and best wishes for 2019. Hip! Thank you all for your support for the above appeal. Shoeboxes are on their way to deprived children in various countries whose Christmas will be brighter because of your efforts. Have a look at some lovely pictures here! Steeple Village, Meelick, Swinford - died peacefully at her residence in loving care of her family. ♦ The Parents Association "Walk to Meelick Tower" for all classes took place at 1pm on Friday 22nd March. 5th & 6th will begin their sessions after Christmas. Adjacent to Meelick Church, 4 teacher Primary School & Only 5 Mins Drive To Town. ... and best of luck to the girls who are playing Friday, 29th March. Graduation ceremony at the school. Please give us your support. Election Day Fri 26th February. All are welcome to our new school year Prayer service in St Lukes Church at 1:30pm, Wednesday 8th October! Well done! 3rd & 4th class visited the museum to take part in a workshop entitled:A Good Word Never Broke a Tooth. Along with the normal classes pupils and teachers are busy this month with a lot of extra projects... see below. SWINFORD MEELICK MIDFIELD Fr Dermot Meehan Phone: 094-9251790/Urgent Calls: 087-1338200 PARISH OFFICE- OPENING HOURS: Mon, Thurs, Fri: 9.00am-2.00pm; Phone: 094 - 9253607 Email: th 10th – 17 Nov 2019 THIRTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Saturday 9th 6.30pm Swinford: Michelle Scully, her grandparents Willie & Annie Scully & Anthony & Anne … Communion . Well done to all- and in particular to Miss Daly and the Greenschools committee - for all the effort put in for the Biodiversity theme. Congratulations to the teams who represented us at the recent National Schools Design Challenge. Maths - Details of overall targets for all classes are available: Click here to view. Asking Price Excess €80,000 Ref: 76C Swinford Neighbourhood Guide. Rory Gallagher, 2. Congratulations to classes from 1st-6th, and their teachers, Ms Daly, Mr Kavanagh and Ms Convey who put on a lovely Christmas concert. Have a great summer everyone!!! Well done to all who contributed to a lovely ceremony! All staff and pupils have been working hard towards achieving our 5th Green Flag for Biodiversity. Funeral confined to family and close friends in line with HSE guidelines. Well done teams.! Congratulations to the 20 children who made their First Confession yesterday evening in Meelick church. See pics from the RDS Primary science Exhibition. Hello and Welcome to our school website!!! Tadhg is a past pupil whose sport is running, including track, mountain and cross-country. See pics here. School closed as it is a Polling Station. The school was chock a block today with ghosts and ghouls. Details Published: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 07:59 All first place winners will compete in the Mayo competition which takes place on Saturday March 9that 1pm in Breaffy NS Castlebar. We were delighted to welcome Marian Harkin MEP who gave a talk on Europe and her role as a Minister. We say goodbye to this year's ten 6th class pupils. Pop in if you would like to get something tasty for your tea!! Best of luck to 5th & 6th class boys and girls who take part in the Mini-7s Blitz in the Amenity Park, Swinford at 10am on Friday, 11th October! Sarah Barrett                   1. Eoin Durkan, U 10 Girls                                              U10 Boy, 1. We have added some new and updated Policies which are available on our DOWNLOADS page. Maeve Gallagher            2. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Tests are all done and pupils can relax for the summer. 5th & 6th class are hosting a Bake Sale in the School Hall at 12pm. MAP. Take a look. Parochial House See some Sports Day pics from June 2017 HERE and HERE. Well done to all who contributed to a lovely ceremony! Meelick N S will hold an Open Morning on Thursday, 11th April from 9:30am-11am where you can visit and see our school in action. (Some new pics added from World Book Day last year Click HERE). Reminder: School closed Monday 1st June and Tue 2nd June. See link above. Aishling Peyton                  1. Lots of YUMMY goodies were on sale. A special welcome to our new Junior Infants.... we hope they will enjoy their time with us. Happy Christmas all, and we hear Santa is packing his sack for the Meelick area!!! â–ºCONGRATULATIONS also those who came 2nd in the Cycle Safety competition recently. ♦  Congratulations to Ms Convey on the birth of their new baby boy!! Well done to all the teams from the Senior classes who took part in the Annual Credit Union Quiz on Saturday. We'll all be cheering for them! Fr Dermot Meehan (Patron’s Representative)Vincent Roughneen (Patron’s Representative)Deborah Convey (Teacher Representative)Sally Lavin (Teacher Representative)John McCallion (Parents Representative)Susan McNicholas (Parents Representative)John Dempsey (Community Representative)Mary Smith (Community Representative)We welcome the new Board and look forward to working with them over the next few years. See pictures here. Adrian is a Mayo GAA Games Promotion Officer. Talk provided by Jeremy Pagden. We had lovel carol singing at he Lighting of the Christmas Tree ceremony at Meelick Church again this year. ♦ Swimming lessons for 3rd & 4th start again this month. It gave them a chance to meet up and for all to say their goodbyes  (some pictures on Twitter). Children and Staff dressed up before the break - the school was overrun with Ghosts and Ghouls! Click HERE. Well done all! Get to know more about this area with our neighbourhood guides, explore property prices lifestyle & more... Neighbourhood Guide > Property Features. Last year's 6th class unfortunately had a very sudden end to their time in Meelick N S.  They missed out on a lot of, football, and everything associated with the ending of 8 years in Primary School. Three months notice of Marriage May 31 - 1st & 2nd are off to Letsgo Breaffy on their school tour..  we know they're going to have a fabulous day!!! We hope all had an enjoyable day. Hip! Mrs Lavin and her Infants have gone for several walks getting to know the locality and the people. Good luck to 5th & 6th boys and girls in the Mini-sevens inter-school matches  -Amenity park Wed 7th. Jimmy Lyons, Knockavilla, Meelick, Swinford. Here you can learn about our scho. -diversion from books! The Music Night was a great success. Well done! Good luck to those participating in the Mini-7s on Wed 25th. got to make their First Communion on Saturday, 3rd October! ♦ Prayer Service New Date, Thurs 20th October, 1pm. Community Games Art Swinford Area 2013: Results, U 8 Girls                                                U8 Boys, 1     Aoibhinn  Hebdon           1. Removal from her residence on Wednesday at 2.20 to St. Luke's Church, Meelick for Mass at 3 o’clock. Each child writes a stoy and puts together a book. A few new pics from 5th-6th class concert December. Hurling Blitz . Add Meelick Church's location to your smart phone, Garmin or TomTom. Joseph A Mellett . Well done to teachers and pupils for two brialliant shows - Infants with 1st & 2nd, and 3rd-6th class. We hope you will join us for what promises to be a very enjoyable night's entertainment as usual!! ther event took place in Meelick Church. All in the interest of bringing Reading to Life!! See Calendar. Reposing in Campbell's Funeral Home, Swinford on Wednesday 23rd Sept from 5pm until 8pm. Joe commanded the height of respect and regard in the areas in which he served and in his own community. Find Houses for Sale in Swinford, Mayo. Pupils have enjoyed their cycling skills course which has been going on over the past month. We had a great ceremony in the school to mark the commemoration of the Easter Rising 1916.  a prayer was read followed by the reading of the 1916 Proclamation. We wish them Good Luck! WE WISH 6TH CLASS THE VERY BEST OF LUCK as they leave us to go on to Secondary School. Well done to all the teams from the Senior classes who took part in the Annual Credit Union Quiz on Saturday. ♦ 3rd & 4th have completed an enjoyable 6 weeks of swimming classes in Castlebar pool. Welcome back to all. We have 24 pupils who were placed in the local competition. Representatives from the Green Schools Committee received the award with Mr Kavanagh in Claremorris on Wednesday, 25th May. Meelick NS active in the WOW (Walk on Wednesday) project. 4 bed dormer semidetached end house well appointed wi Good luck to 5th & 6th class boys and girls playing in the Amenity Park, Thursday, 13th October! Children go home at 2:45pm on these days. See pics HERE, More pics from our christmas plays. 1916 Commemorative Flag presentation -  Mon 12th: Army personnel delivered a commemorative flag for the 100 year anniversary of 1916 next year. Well done to 6th class who took part in the Young Scientist competition on Thursday, 9th Jan, and to their teacher Ms Daly. Congratulations to 2nd class who made their First Communion on Saturday  9th May. There were 31 teams from local schools competing at theevent. They were brilliant on the day and looked great in their dresses and suits. (See TWITTER for picture.). $(document).ready(function() { Well done to all for supporting the sick children in Crumlin Children's Hospital by taking part in this fundraising event - see colourful jumpers on our Twiiter account! Meelick Round Tower, Swinford: See 4 reviews, articles, and 3 photos of Meelick Round Tower, ranked No.3 on Tripadvisor among 7 attractions in Swinford. See pics HERE. 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