As an Active School, the support of all our school staff, pupils and the local community plays an important role in keeping St. Michaels active. We are so lucky to have so many great volunteers from clubs and other organizations visit our school regularly.


European Schools Sports Day


We participated in European Schools Sports Day on 27th September. 

We had a great time keeping active as a whole school!

Circuit Time!


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GAA Coaching 


We had six weeks of Gaelic coaching with Ann Mc Kenna.





Cumann na mBunscol

St. Michael’s took part in the annual Cumann na mBunscol competition.The boys from fourth,fifth and sixth played with pride. 



Soccer Coaching by the FAI

We really enjoyed eight weeks soccer coaching with Euan! We learnt about dribbling skills, passing accuracy, balancing and co-ordination.



Children from third and fourth class participated in the Futsal programme.




The children recieved certificates for taking part in the Futsal programme. 

Maith sibh a pháistí!


Handball Coaching for the Senior Room 



Thanks very much to Enda Timoney for the wonderful coaching!


Dance with Elaine


During the months of November and December, we had great fun dancing with Elaine!




Shake it out! 

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Look at our Junior & Senior Infants in Action!

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Our Final Dance!


Primary Schools Cross Country Event 

During the months of February and March, children from fourth,fifth and sixth class have been training very hard under the guidance of Mrs. Doherty. We entered one small school boys' team and one small girls team. Congratulations  to you all! 




Volleyball coaching in associated 

with Monaghan Sports Partnership 






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Scoot on Wednesday

On Wednesday 11th March, we participated in National Scoot on Wednesday (SOW)  day as part of our  journey towards achieving  the Green Schools Travel flag. Children were invited to bring their scooter to school and scoot around the yard  before school, at little break and lunchtime. All the children really enjoyed getting active using their scooters




Seachtain na Gaeilge 



Lá  gnóthach inniu! Thainig Nollaig le Muineachán le Gaeilge do Scoil Mhichil. Rinne sé a lán cluichí difriúla le gach rang. Thaitin sé go mór leis na páistí. 







Have a look at our dance moves!


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