Millstreet B.N.S. in 1953 Located at Clara Road

We thank Seán Murphy (formerly of Mill View, Millstreet) for providing us with this wonderful picture which will evoke many special memories.  Seán also provides us with a list of the names that he knows in reference to the photograph.   The Principal Teacher, Patrick O’Doherty is present in the image.   In 1953 the location of Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet BNS was on Clara Road opposite to the Presbytery.   Please make contact (in our comment section) or email <millstreetmuseum@eircom.net> if you can identify any further people in this truly historic and very interesting picture.  Many thanks to Seán’s nephew, Jason Murphy, for delivering the picture and name list to us.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Millstreet BNS 1953
List of 1953 names to BNS picture

Parent’s Association presentation to local primary schools

Millstreet Primary Schools Parents Association fundraising efforts from this school year totalled €5,000, and it was divided equally and presented to Scoil Mhuire Boys National School and Presentation National School this week. A note of thanks to all parents, guardians, school staff and local sponsors who helped contribute to the fundraising efforts this year.

Class Visit to Millstreet Museum on Wednesday

We were delighted to welcome the pupils of 3rd and 4th Classes from Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet B.N.S. to Millstreet Museum on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.  Accompanied by their dedicated Teacher – Miss N. Buckley – the children asked the most interesting questions and shared inspiring thoughts during the visit.   Special thanks also to Myra (Assistant Curator) for helping to make the visit wonderfully successful.  Click on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.)

Boys National School Move-a-thon

The Boys National School will be holding their annual fundraising Move-a-thon in the town park on Friday June 1st. Boys will be actively using the walkway and the pitch and will be fully supervised by teachers at all times. Courtesy and consideration will be shown at all times, to regular users of the Park.

Picture from the 2012 Move-a-thon

Full hall for primary school quiz

Millstreet Primary Schools Parents Association held their annual school quiz fundraiser on the Friday of the Easter holidays in Millstreet GAA Hall. The hall was packed with lots of tables from both the Millstreet schools as well as lots of tables from schools from the surrounding areas. Further details and photos on the Presentation N.S. website

Millstreet National School Parents’ Association Meeting

Millstreet National School Parents’ Association

will hold a meeting next Monday February 20th at 8.30pm,

which will be held in the Boys National School,

and princial Frank O’Connor will be joining.

Parents from both schools welcome as usual.

Hope to see you there.

Safely Monitor Your Child’s Internet Usage – Seminar at Presentation N.S. & Scoil Mhuire, Millstreet Boys’ N.S.

Mr. Gerard Brick will present this seminar on how you, as parents, can safely monitor your child’s internet usage and equip them with the knowledge and skills to tackle the issue of cyber-bullying.

Mr. Gerard Brick will speak to 2nd – 6th Class pupils of Presentation N.S. on February 24th @ 7pm and 2nd- 6th Class pupils of Scoil Mhuire on March 7th.

Even if you do not have a child attending either of these schools, we still extend a very warm welcome to all parents.

We thank Ciara for this important notice.  (S.R.)

Darragh called up to the Cork Footballers

A huge congratulations to Darragh Cashman from Boys NS Millstreet on being selected to play for Cork in the Primary Schools Games. He will either play in the Munster Football Semi-final v Clare or Limerick on Sunday June 14th or a possible Munster Final on Sunday July 5th. Well done Darragh. We are all very proud of you.2015-05-21 Darragh Cashman who has been chosen in the Cork NS football team to play at half time in the Cork v Limerick Munster Semi on June 14th