CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR active School Flag Colouring/Slogan Competition winners!!

INTouch Magazine writeup

Fantastic to see Scoil Íde Naofa featuring in the May INTOuch magazine. Super article!


We distributed the ASF parent questionnaire to all parents in the school – we value parent feedback and appreciate your participation in this survey.

HSE Supports to Active Schools:

The HSE provide some very valuable Physical Activity Resources for Primary Schools. All of these documents are found at this link –

Winners of Cumann na mBunscoil Basketball competition 2019-2020.
first time in school’s history. Congratulations girls!

Teacher CPD training certificatE:



Kildare Sports Partnership – Daily Mile Campaign 2019


5th class conducted a survey of all the children in the school asking “What Club Are You In?” And these were the results: 


Guest speaker: 

As part of our Active School Flag renewal we were delighted to welcome Annie to speak to school. Annie told us all about her love of sport- especially swimming, cycling and football and how she is able to take part to a very high level despite her visual impairment. Annie is an inspirational young person and we are sure we will be hearing lots more about her and her sporting successes in the future!


Ladies U11 Cumann na mBunscoIl Final

Well done to this fantastic group of girls who competed in the Ladies Football Under -11 Cumann na mBunscol Final yesterday. They were narrowly defeated but played with determination, skill and teamwork. You are a credit to the school, your families and your GAA club. A big thank you to Ms. O’ Donovan for all her training of the team too!

Aldi IRFU Campaign:

Well that didn’t take long! Thank you to everyone who supported our ALDI competition entry. In only 2 weeks we managed to fill the poster and can now send it off to enter the competition for a chance to win €50,000 towards sports equipment and facilities at our school! We still have one more poster to fill so keep the stickers coming!  Thank you!!


Tag rugby World Cup 

Thank you to Athy RFC for organising the fantastic Tag Rugby World Cup. Our 5th & 6th classes had a great time representing our Celtic Cousins- Wales! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿







European Championships CUp and Pro 14 trophy:

As part of our continued promotion of sports in school we were very lucky to have the European Champions Cup and Pro 14 trophy in our school today!


UEFA U17 Champions!

The boys and girls in 5th and 6th had a great treat meeting Irish soccer legend Robbie Keane at the Uefa under 17 Championships!

Mini 7’s Hurling Blitz

FAI 5 a side competition:

U11 girls Football team bringing home the cup!!! 🏆

Fai Spar 5’s competition:

Kildare star Kevin Feely coaching football in kilmead Ns: 

Kildare cross country championships:

Our star runner securing 2nd place:

Our successful boys and girls cross country teams both bringing back medals for the school!


An Taisce – Cycle Safety 

3rd Class enjoying their cycle safety session with Catherina from An Taisce: