On Saturday the 9th of February Mrs O’ Brien and her merry band of 47 pupils descended on the parish hall in Inchigeelagh for Scór na bPaistí. The school were represented in 10 categories of the competition and it all kicked off at 12pm. Children from Canovee competed in
- Figure Dancing
- Solo Singing x 2 soloists
- Solo Dancing
- Seán Nós Dance
- Ballad Group x 2 teams
- Solo Instrumental x 2 soloists
- Set Dancing x 4 teams
- Question Time x 2 teams
- Instrumental Group
The children were outstanding and all performed to their very best ability, and both teachers and parents were extremely proud. All the hard work was rewarded, as we as we carry on to the Muskerry Final, in Eire Og on Sunday17th of February @ 2.30pm with an Instrumental Soloist, Seán Nós Dancer, Recitation, Instrumental Group, 2 x Ballad Groups, 2 x Solo Singers, and Figure Dancing team.
This Muskerry Final is a very tough competition for all competitors, as there will be 6 qualifiers competing in each category but only 1st place will go through to the County Semi Final.
We would like to wish all our competitors the very best of luck and we welcome all support in Eire Og next Sunday.