Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • November Remembrance Tree in 6th Class - Mr. Stephenson's Class have been learning all about remembrance this past week for our Religion theme, 'In November, We Remember'.  We decorated our prayer space to reflect the theme, talked about the importance of remembering loved ones who have passed away in a positive light and discussed symbols/signs that help us remember loved ones. We… Continue Reading
  • Confirmation Garden Project – Part Two - Mr. Stephenson's Class are enjoying their continued work on our Confirmation Garden. Having cleaned and painted the beds, we planted a variety of Spring-Summer bulbs such as daffodils, anemone and tulips which will flower in time for Confirmations! We also nailed in some decorative art work doors we made during our art lesson to add… Continue Reading
  • Piseoga agus Síoga i Rang a Sé - Mr. Stephenson's Sixth Class have been learning all about the history of superstitions around the world and in particular, the role fairies play in Irish folklore. We examined the locations of fairy forts in Ireland,  listened to others share their stories of meeting fairies and discussed our own experiences with seeing fairy doors while walking.… Continue Reading
  • South American Studies - 3rd class have been super busy studying all about South America. They created fabulous artwork and projects to show off what they have learned. Well done boys and girls,our corridor looks so bright and colourful with all your work up!   Continue Reading
  • STEAM in 3rd Class - Ms Haines 3rd Class had great fun learning about how Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths are all connected this morning during a live event hosted by Science Foundation Ireland. Here we are drawing jellyfish after we learning how strand DNA is invisible until lots of strands come together, almost like how jellyfish are hard… Continue Reading
  • Christmas Art - Christmas Gnomes Wonderful creativity happening in Mrs O' Sullivan's class as they put the finishing touches to their Christmas Gnomes today! The pupils are  looking forward to bringing home their festive gnomes! Continue Reading
  • Precepts - Ms Sheehy's Class are reading the Novel Wonder by R.J Palacio this term. The novel makes lots of references to precepts. Precepts are   general rules intended to help people to show kind behaviour to one another. A precept is like a motto. Our class decided to pick out our favourite precepts and even create some… Continue Reading
  • Aistear in Senior Infants - The children in Senior Infants are exploring the theme of ‘The Farm’ in Aistear! They are enjoying learning about the theme through discussion and play. Roleplay: The children are going on an imaginary farm visit. They are helping the farmer to carry out his duties. These duties include rounding up the animals, collecting the eggs… Continue Reading
  • Visiting Artist – 4th Class - Local artist, Carmel Creaner, worked with our three 4th classes this year on a textiles project called 'Lore from Longo' which linked into their 50's theme in SESE. The children learned so many new skills and concepts... and the teachers too!  Thanks so much to Carmel for all her work and to all the teachers… Continue Reading
  • 4th Class Art Project By Lily and Cillian -   4th Class Art Project with Carmel Creaner : Jan. and Feb. 2020 By Lily  and Cillian - 4th Class - Mr Murphy The week after Christmas, 4th class started a six week Art project with Carmel Creaner, visiting Art teacher. In the first lesson, we talked about the 1950’s and Carmel told us that… Continue Reading