Welcome to the Oranmore Boys NS Website!

Check out what is happening in the school…

All Booklist for the classes are now uploaded under the Booklist link. Parents tab and then dropdown Booklists.

January 2016 – School Reopens at normal time of 8.50am.

June 2016 – We are using  The Oranmore Boys National School facebook account for all our updates and notices. Please like us and keep up to date! 

June 2015 – The school booklists are now uploaded on the website.

June 2015 – We’ve had a very busy last term with school tours, International day, sports day, matches in both hurling and gaelic, credit union quiz and many more. Well done to all the boys who worked hard this term and we hope they enjoy their class and work very hard again next year. A fond farewell to the 6th class boys and we wish them all the best in their future in whichever school they have been accepted to. We wish the all the best and know that they can do whatever they put their minds to achieve.

Because Facebook is more accessible and easy to upload photos, we tend to use that more especially for photos so please go to our facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Oranmore-Boys-NS-Scoil-I%C3%B3saif-Naofa/621422747883739?ref=bookmarks  

24-03-15: A few updates….

Mini 7’s Football: Congratulations to the Mini 7 team who were victorous in the Blitz against Maree on March 18th. The boys won all their matches and go forward to the Galway Final in April.

Handball: Congratulations to the boys from Rang a 6 who qualified for the Galway Final of the Olympic Handball Competition this year. The final will be held on Thursday, March 26th in Knocknacarra Hall.

1st Confessions: Well done to the boys in 2nd class for making their 1st Confession on March 20th. They have lots of preparation time for their Holy Communion on May 9th at 11am.

Feis: On Sunday, March 8th the boys from Scoil Iosaif Noafa represented the school at Feis na nOg-Uran Mor / Mearai.  Many took home medals and trophies.

Credit Union Quiz: Congratulations to Tom Delany, James Haskett, Fionnan McGoldrick and Gavin Bird who came first in County Galway in the Credit Union Quiz which was held at the Menlo Hotel on March 1st. The boys will go forward to represent the school at the All – Ireland Credit Union Quiz Final in the RDS on Sunday the 12th of April.

The school band took part in the St. Patrick’s Day parade in the village and they were excellent. The boys worked extremely hard to learn the tunes and put alot of work into marching.

20-03-15: A late addition to our Grandparents photo is Mary Cannon with 7 of her Grandsons who are currently in the school. Mary has 25 grandchildren in all. A great legacy to have Mary.


27-02-15: It was dress up as your favourite characters from a book today, the boys were very creative and thank you to their parents for helping out. Here are a sample of the characters….

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25-02-15: Pet World in Terryland also came to the school today. They brought two rabbits, two guinea pigs, a bearded dragon and a snake. The kids loved it!! Lots more photos on Facebook. 

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