The JPA Family Table Quiz

Come and see if you can claim the Leo Clancy Cup!

Friday 27th April at 7.30p.m. sharp
Venue: Boys School Hall
€20 per table of 4

Tables can be booked with Elaine on 087 629 0254

Enjoy a great night with a super raffle, tea & coffee, hot dogs, goodie bags and lots of fun.

We are limited on the number of tables so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Please share with other parents that might have an interest.

All money raised goes back into our schools (just as a reminder) 😉

AUCTION BOYS’ SCHOOL STAFF ROOM @ 9.15am 08/12

AUCTION BOYS’ SCHOOL STAFF ROOM @ 9.15am 08/12

OPENING BIDS AT 2/3 OF ALL VALUES

Gassmart – Designer Shower,
HIVE Wireless Central Heating,
Boiler Service,

Chemical Flush (supply & fitted) & Boiler Magnet
Budapest Hostel 3 nights for 2 people
Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel x 2 gym passes (value €130 each)

Johnstown Swimming Club (1 term)
Cooks Academy (2 vouchers, one at €185, one at €85)
Rachel Howe Framed Print (value €100)
Clara Lara Family fun day Pass (€132)
Pilates Plus €100
Domino Pizza €50
De Villes €50
Ouzo €50
The Club €50
County Photos
Kids Kitchen Adult Voucher
Pink & Edward €60
The Shelbourne Afternoon Tea €60
1900 Bar & Restaurant €50
Pavilion Theatre (4 Tickets)
Deerings (2 chickens)
Lions Rugby Jersey

Gift box of 1 red & 1 white Italian wines.

 

School Contact details:

Our Lady of Good Counsel Boys’ School.
Phone: 01 2851499
email: johnstownbns@olgc.ie

Christmas Auction 2017

Only 27 sleeps! – See you on Saturday #ChristmasFair

The School’s Christmas Fair is this Saturday – 2nd December from 1.30pm.

Toys, books, gifts, bottles etc can be left in the schools throughout this week.

Cakes, buns and anything consumable, can be left in the schools all day Friday and Saturday morning. This is a wonderful school and community event and there is something for everyone at it.

Toys and Santa’s grotto will be at the boy’s school.

Gifts, coffee shop, sweet shop, wheel of fortune, handmade crafts, flowers and plants will be in the girl’s school.

This is an event NOT to be missed….every year it keeps getting better and better!

Keep an eye on our page Friday evening for a few sneak peek photos of what will be for sale updates!!!

Table Quiz Winners

In this case, of course, everyone’s a winner! With almost 500 Euros raised for the schools, the JPA would like to sincerely thank all those that took part especially the volunteers and notably the quiz master himself Mr. Leo Clancy.

In Third place –

 Adam, Lisa, Jack and Sean.

In second place…

Colm, Joseph, Ronán and Frank.

And the Winners were….

With First Prize and being presented with the Leo Clancy Perpetual Cup!

 Andrew, Liam, Joe and Luke and of course, Mr. Leo Clancy

JPA’s fun filled table quiz

JPA’s fun filled table quiz will be held on Friday 5th May in the boys school hall.

Doors open 6.40pm – Table quiz starting @ 7pm

€20 for a table (tea,coffee, biscuits, goodie bags included in price)
Hot dogs will be on sale on the night at the interval.

To book a table text 087 778 23 85

A great family fun night open to all ages 😀😀😀😀

 

Or let us know on Facebook…. https://www.facebook.com/events/401524813579458/

A few photo’s from our last quiz… and a big thank you to all the volunteers and Leo Clancy our Quiz Master !

 

The Easter Art Competition with Co-Sponsor Duke Art Gallery

The JPA would like to sincerely thank the Duke Art Gallery along with Pamela and Tom Byrne for their generous donation and of course their time.

And considering Gabriella did so well in the Google Doodle competition appreciation and skills associated with the arts are incredibly important, in today’s world. Many thanks for all the teachers and principles that put the effort in – especially our own – hardest working… Easter bunny… ! All art is still in the parish hall for viewing. Have a lovely break everyone.

EASTER ART COMPETITION

This year’s Easter Art Competition will be judged under the following categories and themes;

Category Theme

Junior & Senior

Infants Easter Bunny/Easter Eggs

1st & 2nd Class Easter Bunnies/Easter Chicks

3rd & 4th Class Springtime

5th & 6th Class What Easter Means to me

Meadow Easter colouring

All students are welcome to enter one picture of the relevant theme by Wednesday 22 nd March. It is

at the discretion of the teachers to allocate time for this during school hours but if this is not feasible students can do the art in their own time.

Girls & Boys prizes will be awarded on Thursday April 6th at assembly in both schools. Times will be confirmed closer to the date..

Winning art will be displayed in the Parish Hall over Easter from 7th April where students and families

are welcome to view them.

Many thanks to The Duke Street Gallery our co-sponsors of the competition.