Monthly Archives: October 2017


Visit from the Ministers


We had some very important visitors today in the from of Minister Finian McGrath, Minister Simon Harris, Andrew Doyle TD and John Brady TD.  The Ministers and TDs visited classes, talking to staff, students and parents of our school.  They listened to our concerns regarding our current school buildings and have said that the need […]

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Visit to the Aviva


Some of our senior students had a great day today at the Aviva Stadium.  Thanks to Eleanor to for organising, all the lads had a ball!  

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Happy Halloween!


We had a fun filled happy Halloween day in school today.  Lots of scary and ‘boo’tiful costumes around all topped off with some delicious birthday cake for me, yum, yum.  Have a lovely halloween break everyone!    

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Who is your favourite dancer?


  Well, the atmosphere is hotting up in the rehearsal rooms and the dancers are getting quite competitive now.  You can go on the iDonate page here and choose your favourite dancer to support.  If you can’t choose just one favourite you can simply make a donation here too!! Remember, tickets are selling fast for the Strictly For St […]

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SCHOOL CLOSURE


As directed by the Department of Education, the school will be closed tomorrow, Monday 16th October. Take care. Fiona (acting Principal)

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BOM report – October 2017


Report from Board of Management Meeting – 04.10.17   Welcome Back The Board would like to welcome back all students and staff after the summer break.  We hope everyone has settled back well into school.  An extra warm welcome is extended to new students to our school this year. Seven students graduated at the end […]

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Strictly Launch Night


After great anticipation, the dance partners for our Strictly fundraising event were revealed last night at the launch party at the Newtownmountkennedy Inn.  Envelopes containing the name of their dance partner and a red rose were given to our male dancers who then presented their partner with the rose. Trevor held the rose in his […]

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Our New PE Mats


We were very excited at the arrival of our new PE mats.  The six mats were donated by Newtown GAA and they are getting put to good use everyday.  It’s great that the students have these mats to roll, balance, stretch and move on.  Thank you so much to Newtown GAA for getting these mats […]

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Good Luck Lynda!!


We said a very fond goodbye and good luck to Lynda on Thursday.  Lynda has been part of our school team for fifteen years and she will be dearly missed by all.  Lynda is moving onto a new school and they are very lucky to get such a dedicated and experienced SNA on their team. […]

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