2nd and 3rd year Christmas Awards
The Second and Third year Christmas awards ceremony were held in school on Tuesday 15th of December. Well done to all recipients. The Award Ceremony recognises the academic achievement and efforts of students as well as their commitment to the school community in various ways. Well done and congratulations to all who received awards! A […]
1 Shannon English
Orfhlaith Bergin, Carol Noonan,Tara Bourke and Emily Mortimer with their winning entries winners of ‘design the book-cover’ competition in Ms A. Cashman’s English class 1 Shannon. Runners up were Leve Kunos and Cian Langton Students had to create their own imaginative covers and write their own blurb for the novel ‘Wilderness’ by Roddy Doyle. Well […]
TY – Mandarin Chinese
Transition Year students have studied Mandarin Chinese from September to December this year. Each student successfully completed an oral test in Mandarin which is a great achievement. They recently completed projects on various aspects of Chinese Culture which they presented orally to the class. Certificates of achievement were presented to each student by their teacher […]
TY – Christmas Doors
Winners of the Transition Year Christmas Door Decorating Competition. 1st Place Gingerbread House Ellie May Fogarty, Sarah Hogan and Molly Nevin. 2nd Place Grinch Stealing Christmas Tree Katie Johnston, Emma Campion and Caroline Cormack. 3rd Place Mr. Fogartys Grinch Leah Walsh, Chloe Nolan and Grainne Russell.
1 Lee – Religion Class
Well done to first year 1 Lee Religion class and their teacher Ms Aileen Cashman. The class completed a study / project to help them understand the Nicene Creed a bit better. They were just brilliant. The pride in themselves at the end is magical 🌟🌟🌟 VIDEO of project – The Nicene Creed
Transition Year – Law Day
Wednesday was all about Law for our TY students. Catherine McLoone Barrister at Law and Garda Laura Hennessy provided a very informative workshop. Students looked at careers in law, the court system in Ireland and the role of the jury. The day concluded with each group taking part in a mock trial. On this occasion […]
Student Council – Christmas Tree
A huge well done to our Student Council who organised a very special event for the school community on the Tuesday the 1st of December. For the first time ever, a Christmas tree has been placed in the school courtyard. For the occasion, we were delighted to welcome back past students Colin O’Riordan, Emmet Moloney, Conor […]
Student Council Fundraiser
Student council members present a cheque to Pauline Simmons as a contribution to the Stephen Simmons fund. The money was the proceeds of a no uniform day which was held before midterm. Pictured are Ms Patricia Higgins (Principal), Ms Pauline Simmons, her son Ben Simmons (a past student), Eoin O’Shea, his son Oisin O’Shea, Coby […]
In November we remember.
Today our Transition Year students took some time to remember our dead. The people we have lost in our families, our communities and around the world. May all our loved ones, gone before us, live in the ‘Land that is always summer’.
Bloody Sunday Commemorations
A candle was lit today in Our Lady’s to commemorate 100 years since Bloody Sunday. Present at the event was Cathal Ryan (Loughmore) a 3rd year student whose great granduncle Jim Ryan from Loughmore, played for Tipperary on that fateful day. Bill Ryan another team player from Castleiney, was great grandfather to Michael and Bill […]