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St. Mary's National School Enniskeane was officially opened on the 8th of September 1978 by the Very Rev. Wm. Canon Murphy P.P.
St. Mary's is a co-educational primary school under the patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Cork and Ross. It is situated between the twin villages of Enniskeane and Ballineen on the main road to Bantry.
Present enrolment is 181.
We at St. Mary's would like to wish everybody a happy and holy Christmas and a prosperous New Year and look forward to seeing everybody back on 5th January 2015.
Important Dates -
* Parent Teacher Meeting - 10th and 11th February
* 1st Holy Communion - 9th May
Junior and Senior Infants had their annual Halloween Dress-Up on Thursday 23rd October. Children came in an array of costumes. The children performed a selection of Halloween songs and rhymes for their families and other classes. This was followed by their Halloween party and a great day was enjoyed by all. Thank you to O'Donovans Centra for sponsoring the 7up, Halloween brack and treat for the party.
Santa Claus visited the school on Thursday 18th December. He visited all classrooms.
Monday 3rd November saw the pupils and staff of St. Mary's embark on our annual Friendship Week. All classes focussed on positive aspects of friendship for the week, along with the responsibilities that go with maintaining and respecting friendships and each other.
On Tuesday 18th November 6th class attended the Discovery 2014 exhibition in City Hall.
The school held a book fair in the school week commencing 17th November. In total we sold €2,330, resulting in €1,400 worth of books to the school. A sincere thank you to all who supported out book fair.