Sport and physical activity form a huge part of daily life in Drom NS. We offer a wide range of sporting activities to our students including:

  • GAA – Hurling, Camogie, Gaelic Football
  • Athletics
  • Dancing
  • Games – basketball, rounders, rugby
  • Gymnastics
  • Soccer
  • Swimming

Music and Drama

Here are some of the Music and Drama activities that we take part in at Drom National School:

  • Annual Concert
  • All pupils taught tin whistle from Junior Infants – Sixth Class. Tuition in other instruments also available
  • Irish Dancing
  • The children partake in the school choir and sing in the church at Confirmation & First Holy Communion
  • They learn how to read music
  • Listen to music from many cultures and time periods
  • Make instruments

 Visual Arts

The children learn to express ideas, feelings and experiences in an enjoyable way in the following areas:

  1. Drawing
  2. Paint and colour
  3. Print
  4. Clay
  5. Construction
  6. Fabric and fibre
  • Artists are frequently invited to work in the school with our pupils and teachers.
  • The school has also taken part in the Artist in the Primary School Scheme on a number of occasions.


We use drama to explore feelings, knowledge and ideas, leading to understanding.

  • All children from Junior Infants to 6th class take part in the School Christmas and Easter Concert.

Quizzes and Charity Events in Drom N.S.

  • Credit Union Quiz
  • GAA Quiz
  • Irish Cancer Society Cake Sale
  • Trocáire Lenten Campaign
  • Team Hope Shoebox Appeal