Latest News: 2023 / 2024

Second class November activities

2nd class pupils are receiving basketball coaching over the next few weeks.  The pupils in second class took part in a Rugby World Cup draw where each pupil was assigned a participating team. Big thanks to Gerard Mulligan and to …

Science week in Senior Infants

Senior infants enjoyed making ice cream and investing static electricity during Science Week. Well done to all the boys and girls on their great efforts.

Picker Pals

We had very exciting visitors to the school last week. Patricia from Picker Pals and Eve McDonnell paid us a visit as a result of Eve Duignan winning the ‘Design your own Picker Pal’ competition last year. Eve McDonnell is …

Sphero Indy STEAM

As part of Science week all classes got to know our new @sphero Indy codable bots. All pupils from junior infants to 6th class had opportunity to create algorithms using the coloured tiles for Indy. They practised their creativity , …

Science week in senior infants and first class

Children in Senior Infants and 1st class had lots of fun carrying  out a variety of experiments during Science week. They examined objects that sink and float such as crayons and coins and cotton wool. They carried out the dancing raisin …

Pencil in a bag

Our senior infants and first class were very busy enjoying their pencil in a bag experiments as part of science week. Well done to everyone in Miss Brosnans class.

Fifth class Art collage

Fifth class have been very busy using fabrics to create an image of their favourite place or thing. They really enjoyed their Arts and crafts lessons and making their unique collages.

Fourth class Titanic Projects

Fourth class were busy recently learning all about the tragedy of the Titanic. They then used lots ofrecycled materials to build their own Titanic boats. The children worked in groups and used their owncreativity and skills to build their boat. …

Christmas shoe box appeal

Well done to all the pupils and parents who made a special effort with our Christmas shoe box appeal. In total, 116 boxes were donated from the pupils of Butlersbridge NS. Thank you and well done to everyone.

It was a Spooky Halloween in Butlersbridge NS today!

Internet safety talk

The internet safety talk took place last Wednesday, 5th and 6th class children in school and for parents that evening. Both were very insightful on a very important topic. Areas covered were safety online, cyberbullying and the law, online stranger danger, social …

5th Class

The pupils in fifth class have spent the month exploring the Novel ‘Charlotte’s Web’ by E.B. White. While enjoying reading this novel, the class learned valuable lessons about friendship, loyalty, team work and selflessness. It was a pleasant experience for …

U15 County champions visit

Congratulations to the Butlersbridge U15 squad who won the county division one championship. The boys won the league title earlier in the year and to achieve the double is a brilliant feat. Thank you for coming to celebrate with all …


The girls in 5th and 6th class have started training after school for the upcoming Camogie Cumann na mBunscol competition. The girls have made great progress so far learning new skills.  Upcoming Games: Thursday 19th – Camogie Blitz in 3G …

Cross country running

Well done to all the boys and girls who took part in the Cavan Cross country competition in Killinkere on Wednesday 11th October. A special congratulations to our intermediate boys team who came second overall and two top ten finishers …

6th class

The 6th Class boys and girls started off their first term by creating fantastic posters on everynation in the 2023 Rugby World Cup. Each student was randomly allocated a nation tosupport throughout the tournament. The students researched all things Geographical,Sporting …

4th class

Fourth class were busy doing project work, the children completed their projects on a wide range of topics beginning with the letter A. The children really enjoyed presenting their projects to the class and sharing all the information they had …

3rd & 4th class

Third and fourth class have been learning all about different forms of transport. They designed boats made from tinfoil. They worked in groups to see who could make a strong boat that could hold lots of paperclips without sinking. The …

5th class activities

Fifth class have had a busy start to the school year. Throughout September they have been learning about Ireland’s Ancient East and completed projects on many landmarks around the country. They have also been enjoying their GAA coaching with Karen …

Senior Infants

Senior Infant pupils enjoying some active learning as they explore our Aistear themes ‘The fun fair’ and ‘Space’.

3rd class

Teamwork!: Our challenge was to stack plastic cups by lifting them without using our hands!

2nd class

Check out some of what 2nd class have been getting up to during September!

Senior Infants/First Class September work

Senior infants/first class had a bust September learning about autumn, road safety and new topics in maths.

Junior Infants Doctor Surgery

Junior Infants have settled well into school life after a fun and exciting September. This month the children have been learning all about the Doctor Surgery in Aistear. We have read stories and poems about Doctor Foster and the children …

School visits

Over the past few weeks our sixth class have had visits from St Bricins College, St Patricks College, Loreto College and Breifne College. Thank you to all schools for taking the time to come and visit our pupils. With all …

GAA and Basketball coaching

Gaelic football and Basketball coaching continues every second week for our senior classes. What great activities for our pupils to enjoy to begin the school year. Have fun everyone!

Back to school

Welcome back to all our pupils and staff. A special welcome to all our new Junior Infants. We hope everyone has a safe and happy school year. #backtoschool

2023 / 2024 Year Pending

We’re thrilled to announce that our website for the 2023 – 2024 school year will soon be up and running, and we can’t wait to reconnect with all of you! After a brief hiatus, we’re gearing up to welcome everyone …