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Netball

Congratulations to Tyla Fourie in TY who represented Ireland at u17 level in netball recently.  A new addition to our after school sporting programme this year, netball is proving to be very popular with our students.

By |January 18th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Netball

Bricks 4 Kidz Workshop

Bricks 4 Kidz was a fun Business and STEM related workshop that helped  5th year students to develop problem solving and critical thinking skills. Students had to communicate and work together in a creative manner using Lego Technics, robotics and Mind storms. This workshop was a huge success and was all thanks to Hugo Collins and […]

By |January 18th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Bricks 4 Kidz Workshop

Mumps outbreaks in second level schools in Northeast

The HSE have advised that they are receiving notifications of mumps infection among second level school students in the North-East.  Please note link below with a letter that provides some details about mumps itself and measures needed to prevent the spread of this infection.

Mumps Parents Letter for schools 15-01-2019

By |January 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Mumps outbreaks in second level schools in Northeast

Visit of UN Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason

Our Transition Year students formally received their JCPA awards from Irish UN Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason, Lieutenant Billy Scully and Ms. Aoife Erraught from the department of foreign affairs.

Following the presentation of the JCPA certificates, Ambassador Byrne Nason outlined Ireland’s Aid programme and the plans for ‘Global Ireland’, the importance of sustainable development goals, and […]

By |January 15th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Visit of UN Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason

Hockey

A recent trip to Wilson’s Hospital in Westmeath was well worth the effort for our girl’s hockey teams who managed to win all their matches.  The Seniors won 3-1, Juniors 7-0, Minors won 1-0 and 1st Years won 2-1. The girls are at the top end of the table in all age groups for both […]

By |January 15th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Hockey

University Scholarship

Huge congratulations to Bartosz in TY who has been offered a place on DCU’S early University programme law course. It’s over 14 weeks every Friday, starting in mid-January. He has also been awarded a scholarship. Well done!

Congratulations also to Daniel Duma (class of 2018) who received his Entrance Exhibition award from Trinity College because of […]

By |January 15th, 2019|News|Comments Off on University Scholarship

Christmas Concert

On Thursday the 20th December 2018 the school hosted their annual Christmas concert. Our talented students have exceeded all our expectations with superb performances. The students showed dedication and unity, coming together from all years to perform scenes from the musicals Oliver and Annie, along with many skilled performances from solo acts. The sixth year students showcased their […]

By |January 11th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Christmas Concert

Students talk to Minister of State for European Affairs

On Friday our 5th & 6th Year Politics, Economics and Business students had the pleasure of meeting Helen McEntee – Minister of State for European Affairs, who took the time to talk to our students about her role as TD & Minister of State and they also discussed Brexit.

By |December 10th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Students talk to Minister of State for European Affairs

Junior Cycle Key dates for Classroom-Based Assessments 2018/2019

Student cohort 2016-2019 (3rd years)
Junior Cycle English, Science and Business Studies Classroom-Based Assessment 2 and Assessment Task
Window for completion of Business Studies Presentation and Science in Society Investigation – Monday 12th November 2018 – Friday 15th March 2019

Latest date for student completion of English Collection of the Student’s Texts – Friday 15th March 2019

Latest date for completion […]

By |November 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Junior Cycle Key dates for Classroom-Based Assessments 2018/2019

Dáil Éireann Educational Tour

On Monday 12th November, Politics and Society students from Form 5 and 6 travelled to Dáil Éireann.  They met with Conor Reale, the education officer for the Oireachtas and were given a guided tour of the Dáil and the Seanad. They also spent time talking with Fergus O Dowd, about his role as a TD […]

By |November 14th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Dáil Éireann Educational Tour

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