This year pupils in Fossa National School participated in the Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2015. As part of the appeal, the pupils filled a shoebox with great gifts, including items for school, small clothing items, hygiene items and a treat. Congratulations to all pupils and their parents for engaging in such a worthy cause. These shoeboxes will bring a little hope, a lot of laughter and smiles to children in Africa or Eastern Europe. Pictured below are 4th class pupils with their Christmas shoeboxes.
Fossa School were crowned East Kerry (6 to 8 Teacher )Champions after a 16 year wait. They defeated Faha, Rathmore and Kilcummin on their way to winning the cup. Captain Rian Colleran was presented with the Ulster Bank Perpetual trophy (Cumann na mBunscoil East Kerry). They then defeated Cullina School, Beaufort in the county semi-final. This was a very close encounter and a last gasp goal for Fossa sealed victory. The county final took place in Abbeydorney on Wednesday November 4th against Duagh. Fossa started poorly and conceded three early goals which left them 11 points down at half time. Fossa showed great fighting spirit in the second half and reduced … Read More >>