Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • The Library Committee - This year is my first year on the library committee and so far I’ve really been enjoying it! I was so pleased when I found out that I got onto the committee. We do all sorts of fun stuff like running the book fair, holding quizzes on World Book Day and having meetings to decide… Continue Reading
  • 5th Class and 6th Class Book Club - Wednesday's book club for Fifth and Sixth classes run by Miss Fennell has proved to be a huge success. This term has been spent reading the work of some great Irish female authors including "The Rabbit Girl" by Mary Arrigan. It has been very enjoyable to chat about the story and to research some of… Continue Reading
  • Book Fair 2019 - We had another very successful Book Fair this year. We took in €4595.35 over three days! We will use the 60% commission to buy new books for our library and to replace well-worn popular books. Many thanks to all our helpers …staff, parents and the children on the Library Committee. We couldn’t have done it… Continue Reading
  • Mrs. Thompson’s class Christmas Stories🎄 -   Mrs. Thompson’s class shared their amazing Christmas stories with  Mrs. Supple’s Junior Infants.   Continue Reading
  • Ms. Thompson’s amateur poets. - Writing poems in Ms. Thompson’s 5th class! Continue Reading
  • Book Fair and Dress Up Day - Our Annual Book Fair will take place from 10th -12th December. Wednesday 11th December will be a dress-up day. Our theme this year will be Christmas Characters! The fair will be open for Infants accompanied by an adult each day from 1.30-2.00. There will be a session for all other children from 2.30-3.30 each day after school, Tuesday to… Continue Reading
  • Mr & Mrs Potato Head - Sixth Class were very busy creating their own Potato heads in Art this week. This linked in with the topic of the potato which was being covered in our oral language lessons. We had great fun designing them and seeing them come to life! Continue Reading
  • 5th Class Student wins C.A.F.E. schools Essay Competition - Cathal Jackson from Ms. Hennessy’s 5th class  won 1st place for an essay named “Out of the Fog” he submitted to C.AF.E. School essay competition. He won €50 for himself and €100 for our school and was presented with a plaque, in additon his essay along with two other classmates Aine Leyden and Kate Howie… Continue Reading
  • We Love CAPER! - A big 'THANK YOU' to everyone who volunteers with CAPER! CAPER is our Children and Parents Enjoying Reading initiative - it has been a huge success and can't work without our volunteers. Please email us if you would like to get involved so we can continue to offer CAPER to our students! https://youtu.be/IBZ7O6fCC5U Continue Reading
  • Reading Buddies for World Book Day! - To celebrate World Book Day on 7th March  Ms Scannell's 6th class read stories in the library to Ms Falvey's Senior Infants. They had a great time together and it was lovely to see the older students sharing their love of reading with the younger class! Continue Reading