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Green Schools News

Green Schools News

Many thanks to Maria from Goal who facilitated a great workshop in conjunction with Laois County Council about Water.  Children from Infants - 2nd Class took part in this fun & informative session.  Many thanks to everyone involved - our Green Schools Committee...

Indoor Hurling & Camogie Leagues

Indoor Hurling & Camogie Leagues

Well done to all the pupils who took part in the recent indoor hurling & camogie leagues.  The leagues which took place over a number of weeks ended up with nail biting finals!  Prizes were given out at this week's assembly to all players.  Well done to all...

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge will take place from 1st - 17th March with a fortnight of events throughout the school!  Activities will include frása an lae, tráth na gceist, ceol, amhráin, to name just a few.  Don't forget Lá glas on Friday 15th!

Lime Trees

Lime Trees

Green Schools Committee members were delighted to accept the beautiful new lime trees donated very kindly to the school by Abbeyleix Tidy Towns.  They were recently planted by Tús workers.  Thank you to everyone involved for your generosity.

Confirmation

Confirmation

37 Children from Sixth Class celebrated the sacrament of Confirmation on Friday 9th February in the Church of the Most Holy Rosary.  It was a beautiful ceremony, celebrated by Fr Paddy & Fr Pietor.  The children have been preparing for many weeks with their...

February & March Closures

February & March Closures

Scoil Mhuire will be closed for Midterm break on Thursday 16th & Friday 17th February 2024.  School will reopen on Monday 20th February @ 8.50am. School will closed on Friday 8th March 2024 due to the Referendum voting.

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations to the 37 pupils in Rang 6 who will receive the sacrament of Confirmation on Friday 9th February @ 12.00pm in the Church of the Holy Rosary.  The children together with their teachers and Fr Paddy have been busy preparing for the past number of...

Clothes Recycling Collection

Clothes Recycling Collection

A big thank you to everyone who contributed to our recent clothes recycling collection.  We had a great response as always.  All money raised will go towards purchasing resources for the classrooms.  Our next clothes collection will be after the Easter holidays. Go...

Grandparents’ Day

Grandparents’ Day

Thank you to all our grandparent's, parents & friends who were able to join us recently to celebrate Grandparents' Day with a special prayer service led by Fr Paddy.  We had a great morning of prayer, songs, poems & sharing memories.  6th Class remained in the...