Hurling Skills Competition🏆🏆🏆

Well done to James, Sam and Charlie who represented Fossa School at the Kerry Skills Competition for hurling. The boys displayed fantastic skill and technique on the day at Dr. Crokes Pitch in Killarney. Hopefully we will see them playing hurling for Kerry in the future. Well done boys!!!! Charlie Keating will now go forward to represent Fossa NS at the County Skills Competition in Austin Stacks Park, Tralee. We wish Charlie all the very best.

Fundraising for MS Ireland

On the 25th May Fossa National School raised €400 for MS Ireland with a no uniform day. On behalf of the whole school 4th class presented Norrie O’Neill with the cheque. Also pictured are Norrie with her grandchildren who attend Fossa National School.

🏀🏀Basketball League🏀🏀

Well done to the victorious 5th and 6th class boys who came second in the town league basketball final. The boys showed great determination and skill in the final. A big thanks to Mr Finnegan, Mrs Murphy, Miss McSweeney and Mr Kelly for all their help with training. Well done everybody

After School Drum Lessons

After school drumming lessons with music teacher Cathal Flood took place again this school year every Wednesday from 2:50-3:50pm for pupils from 3rd to 6th class. These lessons were facilitated by Miss Hayes as part of the Kerry Music Education Partnership ‘Take Note’ programme. Check out the video below to view the skilful and talented drummers in our school.

Junior Entrepreneur Programme Showcase Day at the Malton Hotel

5th class students enjoyed a spectacular day at the JEP Showcase Day at the Malton Hotel in Killarney. The showcase day was opened by world famous dancer Michael Flatley and also Jerry Kennelly founder and CAO of Tweak.com. The children from Fossa NS displayed their product “Glitter Globes” and they also had the opportunity to see other products created by other young entrepreneurs. Some of the other products we saw were magnets, keyrings, tooth fairy pillows, soap, fresh juice, lucky horse shoes, cook books, calendars etc. The 5th class children received the JEP 2016 flag and plaque for their school Fossa NS and it will fly high above our school next week. … Read More >>