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Scoil Eoin Baiste, Umlagh, Carrigart, Co.Donegal

Active Schools


We in Scoil Eoin Baiste have always been an active school community and the children have been provided with so many opportunities to take part in a wide variety of sports from basketball to dancing and swimming. 

Sport is and always will be an important aspect of life in Scoil Eoin Baiste. We can see the massive benefits to children of being active and the positive effects of playing sport from a young age are not only physical. There are many benefits of participating in sport whilst at school and they will benefit many different areas of a child’s life, from a social aspect, performing better in the classroom as well as mental health and overall well-being benefits. 

For the 2022/2023 school year as class teachers implement the physical education curriculum we have engaged coaches in the following areas: