20/10/14 MEP praises Gaelscoil Chloch na gCoilte

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Sinn Féin MEP, Liadh Ní Riada (above centre),  has praised the staff, parents and children in Gaelscoil Chloch na gCoillte for their participation in the Comenius programme.

The Gaelscoil recently welcomed a group of 28 students and 16 teachers from Croatia, France, Germany and Italy recently as part of the programme which seeks to link schools, children and teachers across Europe.

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada praised the staff, parents and children of on their participation in the programme.

Liadh Ní Riada said, “I am delighted to be in Clonakilty today to meet the visiting children and their teachers, and to catch up with all at the Gaelscoil here. Príomhoide Carmel Nic Airt and the staff, management and parents have done an excellent job in making this visit a success.

 “Its particularly heartening to hear Gaeilge being used side by side with Croatian, French, German and Italian in Clonakilty this week.

“A huge maith sibh to all at Gaelscoil Mhíchíl Uí Choileáin, and slán abhaile to their visitors!”