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Christmas Carol Service

Our annual carol service was held on Thursday 14th December in the Presbyterian Church on Colpe Road.  An evening of carols, readings and musical performances was enjoyed by students, staff, parents and friends.  Many thanks to the school choir, orchestra, soloists and Ms Norris who put the musical programme together on the night.  Also a […]

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Academic Scholar

Well done to Stefan Manek, class of 2017 who received and academic scholarship from UCD recently.  Stefan received this award for his excellent Leaving Cert results.  We wish him the best in the future and are sure he will make us proud.

 

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German and Economics Trip

German, business and economic students enjoyed a trip to the Irish Central Bank, the National Gallery (German print maker exhibition), the Goethe Institute and the Christmas markets recently.  The trip served to highlight the importance of German as a subject in demand for employment, its links with business and the increasing demand for highly skilled […]

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Hockey

The junior girls have had some impressive results recently, finishing second in their Leinster League.  One of the standout results was beating Loreto Dalkey.  The U14 and 1st year teams have also been performing well and we have high hopes of seeing these players develop over the coming seasons.

 

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Camera Club

The Camera Club held an exhibition of their work in the school foyer, demonstrating their considerable talents and an eye for a good photo.  It is planned to host a larger exhibition later in the year for the general public.

 

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Rugby

Sadly the Junior rugby team narrowly lost to Salesian Celbridge in the Duff Cup.  With a little more composure and game practice the result could have gone their way.  However, it is encouraging and will stand them in good stead as they play their league semi-final after Christmas.

 

The rugby department held a team bonding day […]

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Basketball

The school basketball teams travelled to Belfast to attend a series of matches between American Colleges.  As well as the exhibition matches they got to see a Higher Education-International Study event, with American Universities as well as Irish, and take part in a Fan Zone, with games, entertainment, and competitions. 

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Junior Certificate – Information for Parents

Please click on the link below to view the  information leaflet on the new Junior Cycle Programme.

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Please click on the links below to view a Powerpoint presentation on the new Junior Cycle.

Parents Presentation final Part 1

Parents Presentation final Part 2

By |December 8th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Junior Certificate – Information for Parents

Anti-Bullying Week

Our annual anti-bullying week once again highlighted the importance of equality, diversity and tolerance. This year’s slogan was “all different all equal”. The humour fit theatre company gave all years performances on both bullying and positive mental health. Meanwhile first years all attended a cyber safety session aimed at advising and helping them deal with […]

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Maths Week

Despite Storm Ophelia there was a full list of activities and events for Maths week his year. With family quizzes, daily activities and a host of challenges, puzzles and teasers all students (and staff!) spent the week engaged as their numeracy skills came to the fore.

 

The overall winner of the family maths quiz was Niamh […]

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