Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day 2023

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 7th June. There was great excitement in the lead up to this event as it had not taken place since 2019.
Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day 2023

The day began with a parade around the track with each school displaying their banner, wearing their school’s colours with pride and singing Amhrán na bhFiann before events got under way. Events included individual races, team relays, tug of war, ball throw, long puck, long kick and long jump. Well done to all the boys and girls who qualified to represent KPS and did so impeccably, they should be very proud of themselves.

Congratulations to the following who took home medals:

U8 80m Boys

2nd Ardan Jayawardene

U8 80m Girls

3rd Ellie Smith

U10 80m Girls

3rd Sophie Byrne

U12 100m Boys

1st Tyler McElvaney

Boys Relay Team

3rd Kilcoole Primary School

U12 Long Puck Boys
2nd Ethan Kelly

U12 Ball Throw Girls

3rd Mishka Brown

A huge well done to everyone who took part, many of whom have seldom, or maybe never, ran on a track before so this was a wonderful experience for them. We hope it gives them a grá for it and that they will be back again. The level of sportsmanship displayed on the day was truly remarkable. Children could be seen shaking hands at the end of events, congratulating each other on the podium and helping each other out. This lovely atmosphere of sportsmanship was a credit to them. It is days like this that children remember and the Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day is one such memory to cherish.

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03 2024
Bank Holiday
25 2024
Summer holidays
Congratulations to our amazing sports people who demonstrated grit, determination, courage and skill.
Have a lovely Easter holiday - March 25 to April 5 inclusive. See you on our return on Monday April 8th.
Tá mí Márta agus Seachtain na Gaeilge buailte linn arís, le clár imeachtaí lán go béal le ghníomhaíochtaí chultúrtha agus teangan do dhaltaí KPS.
The KPS community warmly welcomed Olympians Lucy Mulhall and Róisín McGettigan to the hall in St. Brigid's Building this morning. We were delighted to hear Lucy's inspirational presentation on her journey to the Olympics in Paris this summer.
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