Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork


In an effort to reduce paper waste and be more effective in our communication with parents we put all notifications out on our App. Sometimes, we may e-mail or text class groups with specific information about a tour etc.

We put the information out there and encourage everyone to keep up to date by downloading the app, checking their e-mails and / or looking at the website and notices below.

Our Parents’ Council kindly share any app information on their Facebook page too.



  • 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
  • February Newsletter!- Continue Reading
  • FUN FAMILY HOMEWORK!- As part of our no writing homework on Thursday initiative and to improve our Well Being, we will do something with our family / guardians / childminder which is fun, free and which will make us feel good! This homework will be given on the last Thursday of every month starting this Thursday 28th February.… Continue Reading
  • Internet Safety and Phones- Many students have received phones, tablets and other devices over the Christmas period. It is the school’s duty to remind parents that we have a policy on mobile phones / electronic devices in the school. They should not be brought to school. If for any reason a phone is necessary then a permission slip is… Continue Reading
  • Flu Virus- Personal Hygiene With the increase in vomiting bug and flu virus at the moment, the school is asking that parents be vigilant and not send children to school if they are unwell. We all know how important personal hygiene is, especially in relation to hand-washing after using the bathroom and before eating. With the H1N1… Continue Reading
  • Designer Minds- Primary Science, Design & Technology Club Starting Soon in Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh! Designer Minds Primary Science, Design & Technology after-school clubs, for 1st to 6th class, will help your child develop skills and confidence in the subjects which will shape their future: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Maths (STEAM), all while having great FUN!… Continue Reading
  • Simon Christmas Jumper Appeal!!- Ms. Thompson's 5th class are helping to organise the school's Simon Christmas Jumper Day appeal.  We are hoping to raise lots of money for the homeless people of Cork. Collection boxes will be placed in all the classrooms and in the staffroom and office on Friday 21st DEC. We are hoping that  staff and pupils will… Continue Reading
  • 2019 School Calendar- We are delighted to let you all know that the 2019 school calendar is now available for purchase in the school office. It is priced at €10. There are 12 lovely pictures inside of all the children.  We would like to thank all involved in making this happen! Continue Reading
  • School Closure- IMPORTANT NOTICE:  SCHOOL CLOSED THIS FRIDAY, 30th NOVEMBER The ESB has informed the school today that urgent repair works are being carried out in the area of the school on Friday, 30th November.  The school will have no light, heat or power between 9.30am and 4.30pm The school must close in the interest of staff… Continue Reading