The T.Y. group welcomed Ms Mary Harney, former leader of the Progressive Democrats, Tánaiste and Minister of Health on Wednesday afternoon as part of the Leadership Conversation series.

There is an information meeting for parents of 3rd Years on Transition Year 2016-2017 in the Lecture Theatre on Tuesday March 1st at 19.45.

School re-opens after Mid-Term on Monday February 22nd at 8.55 am.



Catholic Schools Week was celebrated in the school from February 1st to 5th. It is a celebration of our catholic identity. The First and Second year students marked the week by celebrating class Masses in the convent Chapel with our sacramental Chaplain, Fr. Patrick Devitt.

We also created a ‘Door of Mercy’ which will be used in the coming weeks as we mark the Catholic Church’s Year of Mercy in 2016:

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The Parents’ Association Seminar with Dr. Fergus Heffernan is taking place Monday 29th Feb at 19.45 in the Concert Hall. He will be discussing ‘Understanding the Emotional Well Being of Teenagers and Children and the Family’. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you wish to attend.

Congratulations to Gillian O' Neill who has been invited to attend an interview at the Goethe Institute for entry into a scholarship programme offered by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany. The invitation was extended due to Gillian's exceptional Junior Cert result in German.

The Young Entrepreneur Awards Night took place on Thursday January 28th. It was a great opportunity to celebrate the work of all our Young Entrepreneurs. After a few tough interview questions and a very tense deliberation session, the following students were announced as the winners and runners up in this year’s competition.

Junior Category:

Brush Up - Siobhra Hurley & Rebecca Johnston (Winners)

Sweet Snow Cone – Ella Fenlon & Sadbh O’Farrell (2nd Place)

Piece of Cake – Niamh O’Hara & Jennifer O’Rourke (3rd Place)

Intermediate Category:
Lunch Money – Lucy Bracken & Niamh Murray (Winners of Intermediate Category and overall Young Entrepreneur Prize)
Senior Category:
Bright as a Button – Marina Boyle (Winner)
Bits & Stitches – Romy O’Connor & Alice De Leeuw (2nd Place)
Congratulations to those students who won prizes and well done to all those who took part.