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Active School Week.

It has been a very busy week here in Sacred Heart National School. This week we took part in Active School Week. This is a week dedicated to showing the children that being active is not only good for your health but is also very enjoyable and fun! This week we took part in lots of new and exciting activities!! The week kicked off on

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Cross Bar Challenge

Local county star James Breen took time out of his busy schedule to talk to the children in SHNS about the benefits of being active, developing new skills and being part of a team. There were lots of questions followed by lots of excitement in the school’s first ever Cross Bar challenge…………..

Active School Week

Our Active schools week will take place on the week of Monday 30th April this year. If it’s anything like last year, the children are in for a real treat. Check out some of last years antics below 🙂

Hurling 365

2nd, 3rd and 4th Class had a great session with Wexford Hurling Development Officer Shane O’Hanlon just before our Easter Break. Thanks to Shane and all the volunteer coaches and teachers who continue to start their days early in order to help the children develop their hurling and camogie skills.

10 @ 10

The boys and girls in SHNS are feeling very energetic on these unusually cold Spring days with 10 minutes of whole school exercise every Tuesday and Thursday. We’ll keep you updated on this school blog or please follow us on twitter @SHNSNewbawn for more of our ‘Keeping Active’ ventures!

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