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Update on Vetting Arrangements

Wednesday 20th September, 2017



CPSMA has prepared a template Joint Agreement for use by schools in the context of transition year students, coaches and student teachers.Please see CPSMA website for details.

INTO Mini Sevens 2017-2018

Wednesday 20th September, 2017



INTO Mini – Sevens 2017 / 18. The age limits as set out below apply to the 2017/ 2018 mini sevens competitions.Age limits for Boys or GirlsTotal enrolment of Boys only or Girls only: (3rd to 6th class inclusive)Children born on or after:Enrolment D.o.B.200 pupils - 1st January 2006170 - 199 pupils - 1st December 2005.140 - 169 pupils - 1st November...

September General Meeting 2017

Monday 18th September, 2017



Cumann na mBunscol held its September General Meeting in the Croke Park Hotel on Saturday last September 16th. There was a large attendance. Cathaoirleach Bernadette Ryan presided over the meeting and thanked the delegates who had travelled from all parts of the country.Gerry O Meara gave a very thorough and concise account of the 2017 INTO Mini Sevens...

September meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol

Thursday 14th September, 2017



The General Meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol will take place on Saturday September 16th , 2017 in the Croke Park Hotel at 11:00 a.m. Each county and Provincial unit is entitled to two delegates.Lunch will be served after the meeting at 1:00 p.m.Agenda1. Welcome Address2. PRO update & Social Media3. A. G. M. 20184. National Awards 20185. Garda...

Action all the way in Wicklow!

Thursday 14th September, 2017



Welcome back to the start of another school year. Let’s hope it’s a happy, healthy and successful one.We hope you have all had an enjoyable summer and are refreshed for the new school year!First on the list of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol activities is the Boys' Allianz Hurling League, which will be played over two days.The focus of both days...

September meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol

Wednesday 06th September, 2017



A General Meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol will take place in The Croke Park Hotel on Saturday September 16th at 11 a.m.All 32 counties and four provinces will be represented. Each county and provincial unit is entitled to two delegates. 'How Social Media Can help promote Cumann na mBunscol' is the theme of a presentation scheduled for this...

The INTO Mini Sevens are back!

Saturday 12th August, 2017



Each Sunday from August 6th to September 17th, Gerry O Meara and his team will ensure that the INTO Mini Sevens, coordinated by Cumann na mBunscol, take centre stage in Croke Park.The INTO GAA Mini Sevens have been a feature of Big Match Day in Croke Park during the months of August and September since the concept became a reality in 1987. Boys and girls from all...

Finals Day In Tyrone

Tuesday 11th July, 2017



Allianz Cumann na mBunscolTyrone Finals Day 2017 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Tír Eoghain held their eagerly awaited showcase event of 2017 when the ‘Outdoor County Football Finals’ took place on Wednesday 14 June in the magnificent grounds of the Garvaghey complex. The weather was kind, thankfully, for the 20+ school teams from...


The annual handball games between Belfast and Dublin were held in Saint Paul's on Friday 16th of June.The two teams of six enjoyed showing off their skills in front of a small number of family and friends.While many of the games were closely fought, it was Belfast who emerged eventual winners with a 6-0 score line.All the children had a great day and...


The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol county finals took place in Glenavy on the longest day of the year. A couple of heavy showers aside, the weather held up for the most part during the day and in fact the biggest problem was the heat. All in all there were ten teams competing across four codes for the honour of being county champions.Bunscoil Phobal Feirste,...

Hurling Finals decided in Kerry

Sunday 25th June, 2017



Allianz Cumann na mBunscol ChiarraíThree of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol hurling finals were played on perfect underfoot conditions in Tom Healy Park Abbeydorney on Thursday last. However, the players had to contend with a very stiff breeze which was blowing towards the complex end of the pitch and all three winners used the elements wisely and...


Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol thriller in the Belfast final!Bunscoil Phobal Feirste 4-2St Michael's 2-6A large crowd was in attendance on to witness a pulsating classic played out between two excellent sides.The Shaw's Road Gaels settled quicker and dominated all the early exchanges in the soaring heat at Musgrave Park. Their commanding...


Three of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chiarraí titles were decided on Wednesday last in sunny Beaufort. The two, three and four/ five teacher school finals were played and we were treated to some top class football. The first final of the afternoon was a repeat of last year’s decider featuring Glenbeigh and St. Finian’s Waterville...


St John’s GAC was the venue for the Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Belfast Camogie League Final between Christ the Redeemer and Bunscoil an tSléibh Dhuibh.The sun was shining and the grass hill was filled with supporters from both schools finalists.The opening score came from Bunscoil an tSléibh Dhuibh with an excellent point...


Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Belfast A Hurling League Final It was D day for St Michael’s Primary School – a chance to makehistory and to win the League Cup for the very first time and avenge lastyear’s defeat by Bunscol Pobal Feirste in the Allianz Cumann Na mBunscolA League Final.The team was ready, their manager Mr Dougan had them...

Presidents meet in Croke Park

Thursday 04th May, 2017



GAA President Aogán O Fearghail, a primary school Principal himself, met up with Uachtarán of Cumann na mBunscol Liam Magee when St Columban's PS from Belcoo, Co Fermanagh were guests of Cumann Luthchleas Gael in Croke Park. As winners of the Best School Category in the 2017 Cornmarket Awards, the boys and girls of St Columban's...


Loughfouder NS visited Croke Park this week as part of their prize for being selected, along with St Columban's PS from Belcoo, as Best Small School in the Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol Awards for 2017. The road to Croke Park is familiar to all Kerry GAA followers. The pupils of Loughfouder NS, in the parish of Knocknagoshel, had an early start as they set...


It proved a great day for Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol schools St Patrick's Loughgiel and St Patrick's and St Brigid's PS Ballycastle as the lifted Ulster titles in hurling and Camogie. At the Meadowbanks Arena in Magherafelt, the county champions from all 9 counties arrived to compete for the Ulster Cumann na mBunscol Indoor 5 a-side...

Glory for Fossa NS in Kerry Mini Sevens

Saturday 08th April, 2017



Fossa NS claim the first the double in the Allianz Cumann na mBunscolGAA/INTO Mini Sevens finals.Seventeen teams from all over the county of Kerry battled for top honours in tough, trying and testing underfootconditions in Cahersalee and John Mitchels pitches on Monday last.Following heavy overnight rain, some of the group games in JohnMitchels had to...

All action in Sligo

Monday 03rd April, 2017



Allianz Cumann na mBunscol SligighINTO mini 7s Girls Gaelic Football Final.Final score-Scoil Naomh Molaise (Grange) 3-1Drimina N.S. 1-2 The Girls INTO mini 7s primary schools Gaelic Football Final took place on Thursday 30th March in Collooney’s Connolly Park between Scoil Naomh Molaise (Grange) and Drimina N.S. Scoil Naomh Molaise...

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