Please check our website regularly for school updates:

2017/18 School Year:

St. Patrick’s Day Closure: School will close at normal time on Friday, 16th March and re-open as normal on Tuesday, 20th March 2018.

Credit Union Quiz: The next round of the quiz will take place on Sunday, 4th March at 3pm in the Metropole Hotel. Good luck to Jenny Foley, Gemma Sadler, Jonathan Walsh and Seán Hynes who will represent our school.

School Closure: Due to new procedures regarding Child Protection, all schools are obliged to attend training on same. Therefore, our school will close at 12 noon on Friday, 23rd February to allow staff to attend training.

Robotics: Please copy and paste to address bar to view:

Lenrec Recycling:  We are holding our Lenrec recycling fundraiser on 22/23 February. If you have any old clothes, shoes, towels, sheets, blankets and cloths please bring them to the school from 9am to 3pm on those dates. The school is paid by weight so the more the merrier.

 February Mid – Term Break – the school will close at usual time on Wednesday, 14th February and will re-open as normal on Monday, 19th February 2018.

RDS Primary Science Fair: 6th Class will be showcasing their project ‘Are we truly listening when we are engaging with tablets and smart phones‘ at Limerick University on Saturday, 19th January 2018.



Everyone at S.N. Chóbh would like to wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and peaceful 2018.  School will re-open at normal time on Monday, 8th January 2018. 

Nollaig Shona Duit.


We are delighted to announce  dates and times for our Christmas Performances:

Naíonáin Bheaga, Naíonáín Mhóra, Rang a 1 and Rang a 2 will perform a Carol Service in St. Catherine’s Cultural Centre on December 12th and 14th at 11.30 am.

Ideally, we would encourage families of the Infant classes to attend on the 12th and families of Rang a 1and Rang a 2 to attend on the 14th, as seating is limited to the downstairs area only .

Christmas plays will be performed by Rang a 3 – Rang a 6.

Rang 3 – Thursday December 14th at 9am

Rang 4 – Tuesday December 12th at 9am

Rang 5 – Tuesday December 12th at 10am

Rang 6 – Thursday December 14th at 10am.

Each play will take place in the current Rang a Trí classroom. We look forward to seeing you on the day.

Mid Term Break: School will close at normal time on Friday, 27th October for mid-term break and re-open as usual on Monday, 6th November 2017.

Scary Bingo tickets are on sale in the office for the P.A. annual Scary Bingo event which is being held in The White Lady Hotel on Thursday, 26th October at 6.30pm. As this event sells out very quickly, we would advise you get your tickets early.

Christmas card templates and details have been given to children. If you would like to order please return completed form by Friday, 27th October to class teacher.

Note for your diary:  Parent/Teacher Meetings will be held on 24th and 25th October, 2017.

School Closure:  Our school has been allocated a compulsory in-service day on the New Primary language Curriculum (see on 18th October. The school will remain closed on that day.

Junior Infants – for your diary: School photographs will be taken on Thursday, 28th September 2017

Multose Hall Bus Rota 2017/18 - please click here to open Bus Rota



2016/17 School Year:

Summer Closure: School will close at 12 noon on Thursday, 29th June 2017 for summer holidays and will re-open on Wednesday, 30th August 2017. We would like to take this opportunity to wish our departing pupils great success for their future and also to wish  everyone  a very happy and healthy summer. We look forward to welcoming you all back in August.

Save the date: School Sports Day at Kinsale Rugby pitch, Friday June 16th, 12.45-3pm. All welcome. Siblings at second level that can assist please forward name to class teachers.

Coffee Morning: Denis and Niamh O ‘Connell are holding a Coffee morning in their home, 6 Fort View, this Thursday, 9am to 1pm, with entire proceeds going to Marymount & Neuro Dept. at CUH. They would be delighted if you could make it & please feel free to bring a friend.

’2017/18 Junior Infants’ Meet and Greet date for your diary: Friday May 19th@ 2pm! Looking forward to welcoming you and your child to Summercove NS on that day!

Save the Date! The Summercove N.S. Fashion Show returns! – March 10th , The White lady -not to be missed! Details to follow.

Mid Term Break – School will close at normal time(s) on Friday, 17th February for mid term break and will re-open at 8.50am on Monday, 27th February 2017.

 Christmas Performances       

December 10th – Junior Choir will perform at the County School of Music Christmas Awards.  Coláiste Choilm 3pm.

December 14th – Senior Carol Service (Rang 3-6) St. Catherine’s Church, Rinncurran 6pm

December 15th – Junior Christmas Show (Jnr/Snr/Rang 1-2)  Parish Church 1pm 

December 17th – Carol Singing at Supervalu Kinsale – 1pm

December 21st – Annual Christmas Raffle in school at 10am followed by a visit from Santa to all classes.

December 22nd – School closes at 12 noon for Christmas holidays.

TBD: Annual performance at MacDonald Hotel by our Senior Choir for Kinsale Hospital and Community Care lunch .

Communion Class – ‘Do This in Memory Mass Schedule’  Please click on link  first_communion_masses

Mid Term Break: School will close at normal time (1.40pm Jnr/Snr Infants & 2.40pm 1st to 6th class) on Friday, 28th October 2016 and will reopen on Monday, 7th November 2016.

Reminder: School will be closed all day on Thursday, 27th October 2016 as teachers will be attending a compulsory in-service day on the New Primary Language Curriculum.

Parent/Teacher Meetings will take place on 25th & 26th October 2016. Letters of meeting times will be sent out in due course.

School will re-open at 9am on 31st August, 2016. We look forward to welcoming our new students and parents and to welcoming back all our current pupils and parents.

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Non Uniform Day: We will have a non uniform day on our ‘Fun Day’ Fri 17th June to raise funds for the renovation of St. Catherine’s Church Ringcurran. A suggested donation of €2 per child would be greatly appreciated to support this beautiful Church which is part of our community. Thank you from Parents’ Association.

Sports/Fun Day:  Save the Date – 17th June 2016. 1-3pm @ rugby pitch. Jnr/Snr Infants will go by bus & Rang 1-6 will walk to the pitch. Please collect children at 3pm.

Posture: Following up on the excellent talk given by Joanne Foley and Maura Hynes Morrison – please click on the link to access their information sheet. Posture

June Bank Holiday – school will be closed on Friday, 3rd and Monday, 5th June 2016.

First Holy Communion will be held on Saturday, 7th May in the Parish Church. We look forward to hosting the First Communicants and their family back at school for refreshments following the Mass from 11am to 1.30pm.

 As is tradition, 1st Class parents will host the families on the day and we would be very grateful if you could help out with making sandwiches and/or baking for the occasion. 

If you can assist in any way please can you contact Maggie at 087 – 3333648.

Reminder:  School will close at 2.40pm on Thursday, 28th April and will re-open at usual time on Tuesday, 3rd May.

St. Patrick’s Day/Easter Holidays:  We will close at 12 noon on Wednesday, 16th March and will re-open at usual time on Monday, 4th April 2016. On behalf of everyone in S.N. Chóbh we wish you a happy Easter.

February Mid Term:  The school will be closed for mid-term on Thursday and Friday, 18/19th February.