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The 10K Gathering Weekend – May 2013

by unaphillips on February 25, 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 […]

Sports and Debating

by unaphillips on February 25, 2013

Congratulations to the Boys Senior Gaelic Football team who won the Dublin Senior ‘A’ championship recently.  Good luck to our Gael Linn Irish Senior Debating Team who will compete in the Comortas na Piarsigh All Ireland Debating Final in Carlow on Monday 25th February.  

Open Enrolment Morning

by unaphillips on February 25, 2013

The school held an open enrolment morning coordinated by Ms Celine McLoughlin on Saturday 26th January. It is expected that enrolment in 2013 will be 231 – an increase of 77 on this year – bringing the school student population to 1230.  

School Musical – West Side Story

by unaphillips on February 25, 2013

The annual Transition Year & 5th Year Musical West Side Story ran from Wednesday 30th January 2013 to Sunday 3rd February. The show was an outstanding success and congratulations to all concerned.   The PTA funded the cost of the tiered seating for the show and also organised the sponsors’ reception on the opening night and […]

French /Spanish Student Exchange

by unaphillips on February 25, 2013

The French/Ireland student exchange programme with a second level French school in Cannes, France took place week commencing 17th February with the French students coming to Ireland in 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 […]

New School/Maynooth Education Campus

by unaphillips on February 25, 2013

Dr. Gerry Jeffers is involved in a consultative process with the members of the Parents’ Associations of our various feeder schools. At this stage he has met the PAs of almost all schools and he will be in a position to submit his report and recommendations to the Co. Kildare VEC and Department of Education […]

Student Band Night – Fri 8th March in Assembly Hall

by twilliams on February 21, 2013

The PTA will hold a band night on Friday 8th March from 8-10pm in the Assembly Hall. Doors open at 7.30. Four bands from the school will play on the night. Attendance is confined to senior cycle students from the school. Tickets will be available at a cost of €5 in the school shortly.  

Careers Evening – Tues 26th Feb 2013

by twilliams on February 21, 2013

The PTA is planning a careers evening for transition year, fifth and sixth year students on Tuesday 26th February from 7-9pm in the Assembly Hall. The event will provide an opportunity for students to meet around 40 people working in different professions and trades who have made their careers in a wide variety of fields […]

Community Meeting re childrens welfare.

by twilliams on January 14, 2013

Following recent events, the HSE have organised a community meeting for parents and all adults interested in the welfare of children at 7.00 p.m. this Thursday 17th Jan 2013 in the Glenroyal Hotel. A variety of related topics will be covered.

FIRST YEAR APPLICATIONS 2013/2014

by unaphillips on December 10, 2012

Please note that application forms for incoming first years 2013/2014 will be available from Wednesday 21st November 2012. The closing date for receipt of these application forms is Friday 7th December 2012.We have applied to DES for sanction and associated resources to allow us to start an Aonad Lán Ghaeilge, to provide education through the […]