WELCOME TO PRESENTATION PRIMARY BANDON

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much

-Helen Keller.

 

Hello and welcome to a new school year here at Presentation Primary School, Bandon. Thank you for taking the time to visit us. Please relax and peruse our amazing school at your leisure and enjoy all that our great school has to offer.

Our school has been educating the children of Bandon since 1876 and today nearly 150 years later we continue this tradition with pride and dedication. It is my pleasure and honour to have become Principal of this school where I have been a staff member for the last 22 years. I have great appreciation and affection for this school and have thoroughly enjoyed watching it develop over the years. I look forward to leading and guiding this school into the future and to continue the incredible work that has always been the foundation stone of Presentation Primary.

We are ideally situated on the Dunmanway Road overlooking the beautiful historic town of Bandon. We are blessed with some great amenities such as our All -Weather Nano Nagle Sports Complex officially opened in 2021 and the beautiful convent garden which the Presentation Sisters with permission love to see us use. We have a large indoor hall for drama and PE and large bright classrooms that are spacious and inviting.

At Presentation Primary each pupil is seen as a unique, talented and gifted person.  The dedicated staff in our school strive to nurture and develop the uniqueness in each child in a caring and helpful way. We believe in a holistic education and aim to provide a warm and caring environment where pupils can achieve their full potential academically, spiritually, physically, socially, morally and emotionally.  As a team we work closely together and like to encompass Nano Nagle’s motto “Not Words but Deeds” through the respect and care shown to all our pupils and staff. All staff members go beyond their duty to encourage and ensure that each pupil reaches their potential in a safe and happy environment. The most important thing for me as principal is to ensure the happiness and wellbeing of each student. We are always very grateful for the goodwill, support and assistance that we receive from you the parents and the wider community which when combined with the dedication of the staff and the willingness of the children, ensures that we have a truly unique school. 

I would now like to wish all our pupils and families a happy, healthy and productive school year. I would especially like to welcome all our new students and wish them many happy years in our school.

Kindest Regards

Jill Kelly

School Principal

Tree Planting

Tree Planting

Ms Desmond and Ms Dullea's classes had a super field trip on Friday planting trees. They planted oak, alder, spruce and hazelnut saplings.They were rewarded for all their hard work with some tasty treats afterwards! A big 'Thank You' to Gary and Brigid Doherty for...

Friendship Week

Friendship Week

February was International Friendship Month and we celebrated it throughout our school, dedicating the week of the 14th February to Friendship Week. Lots of activities took place throughout the school culminating in a collection for Special Olympics, a well deserving...

NOW ENROLLING

NOW ENROLLING

NOW ENROLLING! Please visit www.presentationprimarybandon.com, email presprimbandon@eircom.net or phone 023/8841809.  Please click the link below and take a look at our amazing school and children.   NOW ENROLLING

Christmas Message from Santa – December 2021

Christmas Message from Santa – December 2021

We had a very exciting virtual visit from Santa this morning.  He is very happy with all our children and each child received a beautiful Christmas annual after. Christmas Message from Santa - December 2021

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Photos

Take a look at our activities.

5th & 6th class girls had a fabulous day out, on their recent school tour to Ballyhass Adventure Centre. It was a super active & fun filled day! ... See MoreSee Less
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4th class enjoyed their visit to the West Cork Heritage Centre last week! They enjoyed learning all about the past and were very interested in learning about the history of Bandon. ... See MoreSee Less
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Junior Infants and our friends in Scoil Phádraig Naofa enjoyed Yoga with Vivian this morning ☺️🧘‍♀️🧘‍♂️🥰 SPN Bandon Boys School ... See MoreSee Less
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Second Class enjoyed a football blitz today with other Bandon schools🌞. Thank you to the GAA coaches for a wonderful morning, and for the lovely treats at the end🏐 Great fun was had by all involved! ... See MoreSee Less
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What an exciting day ahead, Bandon Primary School is preparing to welcome our boys and girls to junior infants as they visit their school ahead of September. ... See MoreSee Less
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