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Hot Air Balloons

There was great excitement in Mercy P today as the students were treated to a fabulous demonstration from Carol and her crew, showing us how they operate their hot air balloons. Birr is hosting this years Irish Hot Air Ballooning Championships… keep an eye out for Carol or Gary in his Sky Baby balloon!

Senior Infants : Balloon Spotting!

Hot Air Balloons Senior Infants


All Smiles 😊

We are full of smiles now that we are all back together in school. We have been doing lots of fun activities, along with all of our hard work in Ms. Teehan’s class. We’ve been baking and decorating buns, learning the basics in tennis, blowing bubbles and adding a special ingredient so we can hold […]


The girls practised balancing, running, jumping and throwing during their athletics with Declan. It was a very enjoyable PE lesson. Looking forward to next week already!


Tennis lessons with Dermot have started. The children enjoyed their first session.

Fourth Class 2022-2023

Welcome back girls! We are looking forward to a great year in Fourth Class.

Junior Infants at Work!

         Wow!! Look how well these super junior infants have settled into primary school. 💙 They are learning and practising the correct pencil grip and are doing so very well!!!

Junior Infants Aistear

     Playdough faces and funny people!

Aistear with Junior and Senior Infants

What a great first week for these fabulous girls. We were able to learn so much from each other, and the senior infant girls taught us so much. What an exciting year ahead 🙌 

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