We were delighted to celebrate our Mercy heritage with a Mass led by our school chaplain, Fr Seán on Monday September 25th. It was wonderful to share our celebration with members of the wider community and especially members of the Sisters of Mercy. As always Sr Margo helped us with our choir and we sang the Suscipe - the famous prayer of Catherine McAuley. Our 5th & 6th Classes led us in song, helped by their teaches and Sr Margo and our 4th Classes led us in the readings
The ladies have been busy mapping as part of their Geography Curriculum in 5th Class. Such amazing work and the attention to detail is second to none. These are just a flavour of the great work being done. Thanks to Ms D Foy and Bean Uí Chógáin for sharing! Well done ladies!
How blessed are we are to have such an exciting array of Extra Curricular activities on offer this year. From Art to Music and Singing, from Computers to Football, from Puppet Theatre to Céilí and Set Dancing and from Drámaíocht to Dance Mania where would you get such fantastic opportunities? We owe a huge 'Thank You' to members of staff who devote their time, energy and talents to this. Their generosiity and expertise is very humblig!
Our ladies had a great day at Cross Country today, Thursday September 20th. They travelled to Ballyvary and represented our school in two races. We had a team in the 3rd and 4th class race and a team in the 5th and 6th class race. The following girls represented our school: Winnie Lawrence Zara Cunningham Juliet Molloy Sorcha Higgins Mischa Roche Ashling Treacy Charlotte Cleary Éabha McHale Lauren McDonnell McHale Gráinne Cogan Ainara Gilmartin Maya Kulendren Kate McElevey
The Family Centre in Castlebar offers great courses during the year for parents and children. They have lots of interesting talks, workshops and training days on various topics under the following headings:Personal Development, Family and Parenting, Loss and Bereavement, Professional Training and Faith & Spirituality. The services provided through the Centre, or with our support, include;
Counselling, Mayo Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service, Hope & Flourish Projects, Famil
To show our support for the fantastic Mayo ladies in their quest for the Brendan Martin cup on Sunday next when they play Dublin in Croke Park, we have a Green and Red Day on Friday September 22nd. While we may be still feeling disappointed about the final outcome on Sunday last, it is really important to get fully behind our ladies in their quest for their All-Ireland title on Sunday.