All are welcome! A very busy month  - School tours, tests, Graduation of 6th class, Green Flag, Sports day!! Thursday, 7th March is World Book Day where general reading is promoted worldwide. Picture HERE, A great success again this year. The next meeting of the Parents Association will take place on Tuesday, 4th November. the last day was Sports Day, which the children really enjoyed! Swimming classes fro this year have begun for 5th & 6th class in Castlebar. Thursday & Friday, 23rd & 24th. Congratulations to 6th class who made their Confirmation on Sunday in Swinford Church. Joseph A Mellett . Well done! Check out our brand new look HERE. Click here to view. It gave them a chance to meet up and for all to say their goodbyes  (some pictures on Twitter). Children finish at 12:30pm on Wednesday. Meelick has the oldest Irish Roman Catholic church, with continuous use since 1414 AD. got to make their First Communion on Saturday, 3rd October! Infants    1st & 2nd     3rd & 4th      5th & 6th. 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! See Photos. Well done all!.3rd & 4th pics HERE. Community Games Art Swinford Area 2013: Results, U 8 Girls                                                U8 Boys, 1     Aoibhinn  Hebdon           1. They put on a wonderful show as usual. Please check the Downloads page to see updated  Antibullying and Code of Behaviour Policies. See pics from the RDS Primary science Exhibition. Best of luck to our quiz team who qualified for the next round on Tuesday, 26th February. Oldest Catholic Church in use. There is a lot of hard work ahead but they are sure that it will all pay off in the end! Good luck to 5th & 6th boys and girls in the Mini-sevens inter-school matches  -Amenity park Wed 7th. Adjacent to Meelick Church, 4 teacher Primary School & Only 5 Mins Drive To Town. … Entrants: Please bring paper, pencils and equipment neede. All classes will get a chance to dress up on Friday, 12th April! We hope all enjoyed our Irish Night  - children and teachers worked hard to produce an amazing show yet again! This involved checking out the locality to see how suitable it is for walking. Well done all! Teachers and children are busy preparing for Irish Night on Friday, 3rd June. A few pictures from 3rd-4th HERE. 4 beds . we hope 2017 will be a good year for all! 5th & 6th class went with Ms Convey and Mr Kavanagh to a Peace Proms workshop on Tuesday 12th to practice for the concert on 6th February. Congratulations to the girls team who won the East Mayo final!! More ... Have a look at the Calendar to view dates for concerts, etc, and see the Gallery for a few new photos. We hope they enjoyed their time at Meelick N S.! To mark the day 3rd & 4th class dressed up as characters from their books about bygone days. (See link to TWITTER above). Hurling Blitz . Joe was a serving member of An Garda Siochana and was stationed in Tubbercurry. Meelick Ordnance Survey map from 1837-9. Tel: 094 9251942 / 087 2573752 . Unfortunately Meelick N S did not take part due to wet and windy conditions,  However, all the practice will not go to waste as the children's efforts will help them for other performances in the future, eg Irish Night. Activities will include projects on Mindfullness, kindness, appreciating what we have, walking and reading together. teh Flag was raised,  and the Band played Amhrán na bhFiann. Brilliant concert from 1st -6th class. 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. We look forward to the Carol Service and Lighting of the Christmas tree at Meelick Church on Thursday at 7pm. Well done to all the teams from the Senior classes who took part in the Annual Credit Union Quiz on Saturday. Pictures on TWITTER. 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. A special welcome to all our new pupils, including 11 new Junior Infants. The WOW (Walk on Wednesday) days continue to be a success, and children do a short walk before school each Wednesday. We had a wonderful show from Mrs Lavin and her Infants - Thurs 10th Dec.  Well done all!! We hope they enjoyed their time at Meelick N S.! We hope all enjoy Active Schools week and especially SPORTS DAY on Friday 16th May. Removal from her residence on Wednesday at 2.20 to St. Luke's Church, Meelick for Mass at 3 o’clock. We hope they enjoy this special day on Saturday (and that the rain keeps its distance!). Parochial House We welcome the new Board and look forward to working with them over the next few years. View Images 5 . Approach the school at your peril...There may be lots of GHOULS and GHOSTS in the vicinity ....! They all had a brilliant day, and the weather stayed good!! Wednesday, 29th January was Grandparents Day and we had a lovely celebration with lots of family members (especially grandparents, of course!). Girls and boys on the school's football and Hurling teams took part in a Blitz eor each sport. Have a look on our TWITTER page to see them in action! Great fun was had by all. We are sorry to say goodbye to Marian Egan. PLEASE CONTACT PARISH FOR UPDATED MASS TIMES. We hope they will enjoy their time at Meelick N S.  We look forward to a productive and fun year ahead. This is always a special day, and we look forward to welcoming many grandparents and families on the day! Chef Dorothy joined us once again with her sous chef Eimhin to cook up a storm for Pancake Tuesday. Cian Mc Nicholas, 3. Folio my48640f 1282 … Well done to all who took part and  to all the teachers, Marian Egan and Julie Smith for their hard work in preparing the children so well for the night. Happy Halloween all! Well done to 5th & 6th class who raised €400 for the Philippines recently by holding a cake sale with lots of delicious treats for sale. Luckily we were able to have a (socially distant!) Well done all! Ho! Meelick Round Tower: Historic tower near Swinford - See 4 traveller reviews, 3 candid photos, and great deals for Swinford, Ireland, at Tripadvisor. Meelick Round Tower is located in Swinford, co. Mayo. Ms Daly and 6th class are busy preparing for Confirmation on Sunday, 24th May. 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. Each entry is €2 which can be paid on the day. Staying Near Meelick Round Tower GOOD LUCK to Senior classes who take part in the Mini-7s October 17th. Eoin Durkan, U 10 Girls                                              U10 Boy, 1. SCROLL DOWN AND SEE WHAT'S HAPPENING AT MEELICK N S! We had our own World Cup in Meelick N S.  Pupils played for the various World Cup teams and had their own tournament. Pictures HERE. Thank you all for your support for the above appeal. Due to Covid Restrictions Funeral Mass will be for family only. 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. John Melody, 3. (Scroll down to see school news, past events, pictures etc)  _______________. Well done to all who contributed to a lovely ceremony! ♦ Well done to all who took part in the Cross Country Running and we will all be supporting our 2 pupils who are representing us in the next round! Belgium were the winners... who knows, the real tournament may have the same results!! See dates & times on the Calendar. April 2015. See the results Here! Microfilm 04225 / 01 . MAP. Teachers and children are busy preparing for the Christmas plays and the Carol Service. We wish last year's 6th class good luck in Secondary school. Refreshments were served afterwards in the school hall where people enjoyed a chat over a cuppa! They measured distance, checked out signage and looked for potential hazards. MARKET TRENDS. Take a look HERE. We are looking forward to watching Meelick Band in the Parade in Swinford. Three months notice of Marriage She complimented pupils and teachers on their wonderful displays and presentations about EU countries. Find the best offers for Properties in Meelick. Take a look. Welcome back everyone - we hope you had an enjoyable break and that Santa was good! See pictures here. Children from 5th and 6th class take part in a Hurling Blitz on Fri 28th in Ballyvary. Incredible Edibles is a healthy eating initiative for Primary School pupils. Support these events if you can  - you will be entertained!!! Best of luck to the Meelick  Bots and Marvellous Meelick, our 2 teams from 3rd / 4th and 5th / 6th class who are taking part in the Quiz on Monday, 3rd February at 7:30pm in the Park Hotel. Communion . Good luck to our teams participating in the Sports Quiz, in Foxford N S on Monday, 10th February! Click SAM  for pics!! Reposing in Boland’s Funeral Home, Swinford this Tuesday evening from 6 o’clock until 7 o’clock. 3rd & 4th  finish Wed 7th, and 1st & 2nd get ready to splash in the New year, starting on Wed, 11th!!! PLEASE NOTE THAT DURING THE ONGOING RESPONSE TO COVID-19, MASS TIMES HAVE CHANGED IN MANY PARISHES. Reposing in Campbell's Funeral Home, Swinford on Wednesday, 23rd September from 5pm until 8pm for family and friends. We had great fun on Tuesday when Dorothy visited the school to help us make lots of scrummy pancakes! Congratulations to the 8 children from 2nd class who received their first communion this month. Burial afterwards in Meelick cemetery. The school was chock a block today with ghosts and ghouls. The ruins include traces of the transept chapel, friary and small mill. PSRA Licence No. We had lovel carol singing at he Lighting of the Christmas Tree ceremony at Meelick Church again this year. Joe was a serving member of An Garda Siochana and was stationed in Tubbercurry. We had a great attendance for the Grandparents Day mass, with many family members able to attend. See Calendar. Well done to Mrs Lavin and her talented Infants who put on a great Nativity show yesterday, Wednesday. More 5th & 6th HERE. It is one of five round towers in the county and stands 66 feet high with the doorway at 11 feet above ground level. Well done to 5th & 6th who took part in the Peace Proms on Sat 6th Feb! Swinford, Midfield and Meelick Church are delighted to announce that the weekly newsletter is now available to download on Swinford.ie. Hello and Welcome to our school website!!! ♦ A special congratulations to our 10 Second Class pupils who made their First Holy Communion recently. the 16 children in 6th class made thier confirmation in Swinford Church, together with pupils from surrounding schools. Joe commanded the height of respect and regard in the areas in which he served and in his own community. There are some very talented young authors and we wish everybody the best of luck!! Sold -€10,000.00 6th Oct 17 . See our TWITTER account for news and pictures of school events. Meelick NS active in the WOW (Walk on Wednesday) project. We hope you will support us on the day! Ho! Brennan Families in Swinford (Meelick and Kilconduff) Roman Catholic Parish Records with Spouse's Surname J-L (Part Two) 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. There will be an Open Morning on Tuesday, 18th February from 10am - 12 noon for prospective new pupils when the children and their parents are welcome to visit our school, to meet staff and pupils, and to see our school in action. Good luck to 5th & 6th class boys and girls playing in the Amenity Park, Thursday, 13th October! Enrolment Forms are available from the school office or to download above. Pupils and Staff did lots of work and completed a range of projects to celebrate this day. . We'll all be cheering for them! Our new Junior Infants and new pupils in other classes are settling in well. Thank you for your support for the Halloween Dress Down Day. Donal Barrett, 2. to Crumlin children's hospital. 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