Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Mr & Mrs Potato Head - Sixth Class were very busy creating their own Potato heads in Art this week. This linked in with the topic of the potato which was being covered in our oral language lessons. We had great fun designing them and seeing them come to life! Continue Reading
  • 5th Class Student wins C.A.F.E. schools Essay Competition - Cathal Jackson from Ms. Hennessy’s 5th class  won 1st place for an essay named “Out of the Fog” he submitted to C.AF.E. School essay competition. He won €50 for himself and €100 for our school and was presented with a plaque, in additon his essay along with two other classmates Aine Leyden and Kate Howie… Continue Reading
  • We Love CAPER! - A big 'THANK YOU' to everyone who volunteers with CAPER! CAPER is our Children and Parents Enjoying Reading initiative - it has been a huge success and can't work without our volunteers. Please email us if you would like to get involved so we can continue to offer CAPER to our students! https://youtu.be/IBZ7O6fCC5U Continue Reading
  • Reading Buddies for World Book Day! - To celebrate World Book Day on 7th March  Ms Scannell's 6th class read stories in the library to Ms Falvey's Senior Infants. They had a great time together and it was lovely to see the older students sharing their love of reading with the younger class! Continue Reading
  • Check out Ms. Coomey’s class on World Book Day!! - Continue Reading
  • World Book Day at Home - Thanks to all our enthusiastic readers for sharing their lovely pictures!! Amelia getting her dog Cookie and her dad involved in the World Book Day reading before bed Cían in 2nd class reading to his younger brother and sister.   Continue Reading
  • Senior Infants explore toys! - Senior Infants were exploring the topic of toys and looked at how toys have changed and different toys from around the world. They brought in some of their old toys for 'show and tell'.  We looked at some toys from around the world including Russian dolls and koala teddies. We also read the story 'Silly… Continue Reading
  • Book Fair 2018 - Our Book Fair went really well again this year. Many thanks to all the staff and parents who helped out each day. The Library Committee did a wonderful job on the raffle table again this year, many thanks to all of you too! We are very grateful to all the parents, family members and children… Continue Reading
  • Senior Infants exploring in Aistear - https://www.bsrac.ie/category/senior-infants/ Our Senior Infant classes have been focusing on the the themes of Food, Homes and The Farm in Aistear over the last couple of months. They had great fun exploring and learning more about the topics through play and discussion. With The Farm we learned all about life on the farm, daily chores and… Continue Reading
  • Cobh Library Summer Programme - The Summer Stars reading programme is running in Cobh Library all during the school holidays. Children can register for free. They will receive their own Summer Star Reading Card to record their progress and the Summer Stars Reward Stamp will be added to their card for each book read.  Children will earn rewards along the… Continue Reading