by unaphillips on October 15, 2013

The Parent Teacher Association AGM will be held on the 17th Oct at 7.30pm in the school. This year our Guest speaker will be Dr. Fergus Heffernan, PhD Psychology, MSc Counselling Psychology and Family Therapies, a renowned psychologist and psychotherapist who is a leading educator in the area of stress management and how it relates […]

Leaving Cert Helpline 2013

by unaphillips on August 11, 2013

    Leaving Cert Helpline 2013 1800 265 165   Day of Results 14th  August 8.00am to 7.00pm 15th August  8.00am to 7.00pm 16th August  8.00am to 1.00pm CAO 1st Round Offers 19th August  8.00am to 7.00pm 20th August 8.00am to 7.00pm 21st August 8.00am to 1.00pm  

New School/ Maynooth Education Campus

by unaphillips on April 22, 2013

Representatives from the feeder schools of Maynooth Post Primary School met with Deputies Emmet Stagg and Bernard Durkan on March 14th. They clearly outlined the many advantages of the Junior Senior concept and   the overwhelming support of the community in Maynooth and surrounding areas for this progressive idea. They  are now awaiting the rescheduling of […]

The 10K Gathering Weekend – May 2013

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

By now most people will have heard of The Gathering 2013. The Gathering is an exciting year-long celebration of Ireland, its people and all that is great about its connections, both at home and abroad. The Gathering Ireland invites anyone who has a link to Ireland or just loves the country, to come to Ireland […]

Press Pass

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

The PTA would also like to congratulate two TY students who were awarded prizes in the National Newspapers of Ireland (NNI) Press Pass competition a national competition that encourages reading and aims to improve literacy and critical thinking. Sean Flanagan was awarded 3rd place in the Sport category for his article of Kenyan Olympic champion, […]

Sports and Debating

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

Congratulations to the Junior Boys Gaelic Football team who won the Dublin Schools B Championship and the Junior Girls Camogie Team who are Kildare Schools’ Champions. Congratulations also to our Gael Linn Irish Senior Debating Team who won out in their region and reached the Comórtas na Piarsigh All Ireland Debating Final in Carlow on […]

French /Spanish Student Exchange

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

The French/Ireland student exchange programme with a second level French school in Cannes, will continue with the French students coming to Ireland from 12th-19th April. Thanks to Ms. Fiona Merrigan and Madame Marie Miot who are organising this exchange.In addition we had a successful exchange with school in Madrid, Spain in early February with Spanish […]

School of Rock – Student Bands Rock the House!

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

The PTA held a band night on Friday 8th March in the Assembly Hall. Three bands from the school played on the night and over 70 students attended. The event got a great reaction from the banks who loved the set up and the event was a big hit with the students too. 

Careers Evening

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

The PTA held a very successful careers’ evening for transition year, fifth and sixth year students on Tuesday 26th February in the Assembly Hall. The event provided a great opportunity for students to meet over 40 people working in different professions and trades who have made their careers in a wide variety of fields. We […]

New School/Maynooth Education Campus

by unaphillips on March 22, 2013

The PTA previously advised parents that Dr. Gerry Jeffers would conduct a consultation process with the members of the Parents’ Associations of our various feeder schools.  These meetings took place in recent weeks. Many MPPS parents participated in these meetings as they also have children attending the various national schools.  At this stage he has […]