Well done to all who contributed to a lovely ceremony! Burial immediately afterwards in Meelick Cemetery. Hurling Blitz . EMAIL AGENT . May he Rest In Peace. Congratulations to classes from 1st-6th, and their teachers, Ms Daly, Mr Kavanagh and Ms Convey who put on a lovely Christmas concert. Well done to 5th & 6th class girls who took part in a Camogie Blitz with 3 other school in McHale park on Tue 30th. The Catholic parish of Meelick and Kilconduff is in the civil parishes of Meelick and Kilconduff. It is just off the N5 road, located 18 km (11 mi) from Ireland West Airport Knock (formerly known as Knock International Airport). We are very pleased to have got funding for development of the school grounds. We hope they will enjoy their time at Meelick N S.  We look forward to a productive and fun year ahead. It was a wonderful achievement to be able to take part in this exhibition and the children did exteremely well on the day presenting their project. Well done to the Parents Association and all who worked hard to run the very successful Bazaar on Sunday 7th Dec. Pictures from 3rd & 4th Visit to Turlough Museum were recently added. Due to Covid Restrictions Funeral Mass will be for family only. Well done to 5th & 6th who took part in the Peace Proms on Sat 6th Feb! This involved checking out the locality to see how suitable it is for walking. Activities will include projects on Mindfullness, kindness, appreciating what we have, walking and reading together. We welcome Ms Reid to the staff and hope she will enjoy her time here with us. Ho! Well done all! Swinford. teh Flag was raised,  and the Band played Amhrán na bhFiann. Take a look here. Well done to teachers and pupils for two brialliant shows - Infants with 1st & 2nd, and 3rd-6th class. Fifth and Sixth class are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur programme. We wish them the best of luck in Stage 2! Each child writes a stoy and puts together a book. Well done all! Knockavilla, Meelick, Swinford. SWINFORD MEELICK MIDFIELD Fr Dermot Meehan Phone: 094-9251790/Urgent Calls: 087-1338200 PARISH OFFICE- OPENING HOURS: Mon, Thurs, Fri: 9.00am-2.00pm; Phone: 094 - 9253607 Email: [email protected] th 10th – 17 Nov 2019 THIRTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Saturday 9th 6.30pm Swinford: Michelle Scully, her grandparents Willie & Annie Scully & Anthony & Anne … Welcome back to all our pupils and Staff . Shauna O Rourke           3. Ho! Swinford, Midfield and Meelick Church are delighted to announce that the weekly newsletter is now available to download on Swinford.ie. 5th & 6th will begin their sessions after Christmas. . All in the interest of bringing Reading to Life!! Very best wishes to our 6th class. Well done to all those involved in the Parade on Tuesday! Children finish at 12:30pm on Wednesday. This is an enjoyable event for the whole community. Best of Luck, Mayo!!! Find the best offers for Properties in Meelick. We had great fun on Tuesday when Dorothy visited the school to help us make lots of scrummy pancakes! 5th & 6th class will begin a Cycle Safety course at the school on Monday, 21st January...Helmets on!! Welcome back all. First & Second class begin their swimming lessons this month in the New Pool in Castlebar. Welcome back everyone! Pupils are busy creating fabulous works of art for the Community Games & Texaco Art Competitions. Well done all!! This time the theme was TRANSPORT. Congratulations and good luck !!! They put on a wonderful show as usual. Thank you for your support for the Halloween Dress Down Day. All schools are celebrating the centenary of this historical event on Tuesday 15, - Details of overall targets for all classes are available: Click, Congratulations to classes from 1st-6th, and their teachers, Ms Daly, Mr Kavanagh and Ms Convey who put on a lovely Christmas concert. They are having great success with their efforts! Thanks very much for your help with our culinary efforts! Reminder: School is closed on polling day. Reposing in Campbell's Funeral Home, Swinford on Wednesday, 23rd September from 5pm until 8pm for family and friends. Well done to all the teams from the Senior classes who took part in the Annual Credit Union Quiz on Saturday. Smile everyone!! Keep on walking!! THANK YOU. Bothaul Meelick, Swinford, Co. Mayo - agricultural land for sale at €80,000 from Joseph A. Mellett Ltd.. Click here for more property details. Find the best offers for Properties in Meelick. Well done! GOOD LUCK to Senior classes who take part in the Mini-7s October 17th. Raffle tickets on sale at teh door- €2 each or €5 for 3 tickets.! Funeral confined to family and close friends in line with HSE guidelines. ♦ Congratulations to our 2nd Class pupils who made their First Confesssions recently. Pupils are preparing their entries for the Community Games Art and Handwriting competitions this week. Well done to Ms Daly and 5th-6th class who held a very successful cake sale and raised €326.23 for Trocaire. Don't forget the photographer will be in school on Thursday, 10th October. It is one of five round towers in the county and stands 66 feet high with the doorway at 11 feet above ground level. All welcome to join us and enjoy the entertainment! Brilliant concert from 1st -6th class. Staying Near Meelick Round Tower All our pupils are taking part in this project. May he rest in the peace of Christ. Well done to 6th class who took part in the Young Scientist competition on Thursday, 9th Jan, and to their teacher Ms Daly. Incredible Edibles is a healthy eating initiative for Primary School pupils. Swinford We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Afterwards refreshments will be served in the School Hall. 0. s2smodern. Our new Board of Management for 2015-2019 has now been elected. Click HERE. They were brilliant on the day and looked great in their dresses and suits. Have a wonderful Christmas everyone!!!! We wish them good luck in Secondary school and in the future!! We had a lovely Grandparents day with a Prayer Service and great music in the church, and refreshments in the school hall afterwords. There are lots of artistic creations in progress at teh moment.! Well done to the Senior boys team who reached the Quarter Final in Claremorris!! Tel: 094 9251942 / 087 2573752 . See pics HERE. The Lighting of the Christmas tree ceremony at Meelick Church went very well again this year with lovely Carol singing thanks to the hard work put in by the children and their teachers. May 31 - 1st & 2nd are off to Letsgo Breaffy on their school tour..  we know they're going to have a fabulous day!!! We hope they enjoy this special day on Saturday (and that the rain keeps its distance!). Our hurling team played an entertaining exhibition game in McHale park on Saturday at the interval of the Mayo match. Thank you to the outgoing officers Karen Clynch and Alice Rowley for all their work over the previous term of office, and best wishes to the above members in their new roles. the last day was Sports Day, which the children really enjoyed! Teachers' and Children are busy practising music with the School Band in preparation for the Parade in Swinford. Scoil Muire agus Padraig are putting on a production of Back to the Eighties in December. He has had many successes, and he has also represented Ireland. Well done to 6th class who took part in the Young Scientist competition on Thursday, 9th Jan, and to their teacher Ms Daly. More pics HERE,   Click HERE for 5th & 6th. A special welcome to our 10 new Junior Infants! Good luck to Senior boys & girls taking part in the Blitz on Monday! Thank you all for your support! Thursday, 7th March is World Book Day where general reading is promoted worldwide. Check out our brand new look HERE. We wish Noirín Kilroy all the very best for her retirement - we thank her for all her good work in the school over the years. Meelick parish map on townlands.ie. A nutritionist will visit to talk to the children, Teachers are running lots of activities, including a walk for the full school, and there are also Golf and Fitness workshops. Churches, one each in Meelick, Midfield and Swinford. Hazel Lavin                     3. Erin Clynch                      3. Eggcellent work!!. Swinford Church: Sundays: 2pm-6pm & Thursdays 10.30am-8pm Midfield Church: Mondays 11am-12noon Meelick Church: Mondays 7pm-9pm _____ Please pray for James Sweeney, Tullinacurra and Limerick. Meelick N S was alive with wonderful characters from our favourite books on Wednesday, 5th March! Many thanks to Liz Healy (Eoghan's and Alan's Mum) who won a set of new Sports Jerseys from PERSIL for the school. Find the best offers for Properties in Meelick. Click, (Scroll down to see school news, past events, pictures etc). Some members of the Parents' Association were in school to help pupils with making snowmen in the classroom. Well done to all for taking part in the competition. On Wednesday we will have Grandparents Day, beginning with Mass in the school at 1:30pm followed by refreshments. We had lots offun with Board Games on Wednesday, 19th Febraury as part of our efforts to promote good mental well-being. Aug 14, 2014. We had a lovely celebration of Ms Lavin's time with us with Mass in St Luke's  Church, followed by refreshments in the school. We have added some new and updated Policies which are available on our DOWNLOADS page. Congratulation to all 20 of you, and we wish you all the very best in secondary school! Well done again to our girls football team who played a fantastic game to become Mayo County Champions!!!!. There are additional details in these records such as date of birth, sponsors, priests, and at times notes in the margin detailing marriages and deaths. Best of luck to 5th & 6th class boys and girls who take part in the Mini-7s Blitz in the Amenity Park, Swinford at 10am on Friday, 11th October! Congratulations! (See pictures on Twitter, use the link above.). There is a flurry of activitity associated with this project at the moment: compiling stories, writing, typing, editing, drawing or sourcing relevant pictures to complement the stories, printing, etc. It was built between 923 and 1013 a.d on a monastic site attributed to St. Broccaidh and the area was once the principal abbey in the Barony of Gallen. We wish them good luck! Have a great summer everyone!!! Children from 3rd-6th class enjoyed a blitz organised by Swinford N S.  Pupils from the surrounding area were put on teams mixed with pupils from other schools.. a good way to meet other children!! Reposing in Boland’s Funeral Home, Swinford this Tuesday evening from 6 o’clock until 7 o’clock. Pupils and Staff did lots of work and completed a range of projects to celebrate this day. Pictures HERE. Congratulations to Sarah Barrett who won 1st prize in the Swinford Community Games Art competition recently. Instead of children in uniform we will have a wealth of charachters from the World of Books... maybe some Goblins and Gremlins... perhaps Superheros.. characters from the future or the distant past... witches and wizards or animals and machines...the possibilities are endless! Laura Peyton                      3. She has given a lot to the school, and we will all miss her. WOW!! Joseph A Mellett Ltd . Meelick has the oldest Irish Roman Catholic church, with continuous use since 1414 AD. Mrs Lavin and her Infants have gone for several walks getting to know the locality and the people. Well done all! Meelick and Swinford saddened by death of Garda Joe Shiel Michael Commins PROFOUND sadness and sorrow was occasioned by the recent death of Joe Shiel, Meelick, Swinford. We wish them all the best in Secondary school and hope they really enjoyed thier time with us here. Aishling Peyton                  1. Support these events if you can  - you will be entertained!!! Well done to all who took part in the Art & Handwriting competitions. Fr Dermot Meehan (Patron’s Representative), Vincent Roughneen (Patron’s Representative), Susan McNicholas (Parents Representative). ♦ The Parents Association "Walk to Meelick Tower" for all classes took place at 1pm on Friday 22nd March. (there are now some new photos of Sports day June 2015  and a few  archive photos from the school Here. Luckily we were able to have a (socially distant!) Reposing in Boland’s Funeral Home, Swinford, this Tuesday morning from 10.30. 1st & 2nd class are getting on well with their swimming lessons which began this month. }); Click to download, or go to DOWNLOADS page. Check for some new Christmas pics in the Gallery. Meelick and Swinford saddened by death of Garda Joe Shiel Michael Commins PROFOUND sadness and sorrow was occasioned by the recent death of Joe Shiel, Meelick, Swinford. Well done girls! We were very lucky with the Sports Day weather wise and all had a wonderful day. Meelick Round Tower is located in a welcoming area of Swinford known for its array of dining options and bar scene. Removal from her residence on Wednesday at 2.20 to St. Luke's Church, Meelick for Mass at 3 o’clock. Brilliant result! (See some pictures on TWITTER). We live to fight another day!!!! Have a great summer everyone! See pics Here. See Pictures, Congratulations to the 16 children from 2nd class who made their First Holy Communion on Sat 10th May. Best of luck to the Senior boys and girls who are going to Parke GAA grounds for a Blitz on Tuesday 19th April! Funeral Mass will take place in St. Lukes Church, Meelick on Thursday at 12 noon followed by burial in St. Luke's Cemetery, Meelick. Many thanks! Funds go to Pieta House, a very worthy cause. We hope they will enjoy their time at Meelick N S.  We look forward to a productive and fun year ahead. Find other nearby Churches. New to market at steeple village meelick swinford co mayo we offer for sale about 11 acres of land the land is mainly good quality there is good road frontage. Chef Dorothy joined us once again with her sous chef Eimhin to cook up a storm for Pancake Tuesday. Here you can learn about our scho. May 3, 2014 more pictures 3-4th class HERE (Scroll down in the Galleryto see all pics, as there's often more than 1 page). Why not go along and give yourt support! See pictures here. We had lovel carol singing at he Lighting of the Christmas Tree ceremony at Meelick Church again this year. Thursday & Friday, 23rd & 24th. Meelick Round Tower, Swinford: See 4 reviews, articles, and 3 photos of Meelick Round Tower, ranked No.3 on Tripadvisor among 7 attractions in Swinford. We hope all enjoyed our Irish Night  - children and teachers worked hard to produce an amazing show yet again! Infants    1st & 2nd     3rd & 4th      5th & 6th. $(document).ready(function() { â–º Cumann na mBunscol football  CHAMPIONS!!!!! Swinford 1961. Thank you to the previous Board for their hard work and commitment, including past members: Margaret Phelan, Mary Murphy, Raymond Gilmore, Orla Daly, and Ann Phelan. Eggcellent work!! 1822 to 30 June 1826 46 images. ♦  Congratulations to Ms Convey on the birth of their new baby boy!! All donations very welcome. 2nd class paid a vist to Knock in preparation for confessions  & their First Communion. Welcome back to all our pupils and of course to our 8 new Junior infants this year. Well done to all for participating in the St patrick's day Parade in Swinford! We have a big class  - 20 children - making their First Communion this year. Best wishes to 6th class who will make their Confirmation in Swinford church on Sunday at 1:30pm... Congratulations to 2nd class who made their First Communion on Sat,12th! Belgium were the winners... who knows, the real tournament may have the same results!! We had two fabulous christmas shows last week - Infants and 1st-2nd class on Wednesday, and the older classes on Thursday. Well done to all for supporting the sick children in Crumlin Children's Hospital by taking part in this fundraising event - see colourful jumpers on our Twiiter account! Welcome to Meelick National School Website! 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