Congratulations to Liam Ryan (Class of 2017) and Simon Wilson (Class of 2020) for their outstanding accomplishment in this year’s State Examinations. Both students were awarded the Classics Association of Ireland’s President’s Medal for achieving the highest mark nationally in their Ancient Greek Exams. Liam won for the Leaving Certificate and Simon for the Junior Certificate. Well done to both!
The SVP Committee are running the Giving Tree this year again and are looking for your help. They are asking all 2nd - 6th year students to donate a toy, gift voucher or cash donation for this cause. The boys will purchase toys with any cash received. First Years are asked to donate a toy to the Jesuit Refugee Services Toy Appeal The deadline for both appeals is Friday 8th December. All gifts can be given to Form Tutors or left in Room 16.
"Anxious Screenager" talk by Dr Harry Barry Thursday November 16th 2017 @ 7.30pm Dr Barry focuses on the management of anxiety and depression in young people. This talk promises to be informative for all parents. Refreshments served.
A Christmas Fair for Habitat for Humanity will be held in the school on Sunday 10th December from 12 - 4pm, after the First Year Mass. There will be a variety of stalls, and Christmas trees will also be for sale on the day.
You and your students are invited to attend the 2017 Habitat for Humanity history quiz in Gonzaga College SJ on Monday 13 November 2017, beginning at 18:30. It is open to all students between 4th and 6th year. The cost per table of four students is €10, and each team should be composed of students from the same year as there will be cash prizes given for best 4th year team, best 5th year team and best 6th year team. Among the spot prizes there will be 12 full Studyclix annual
Could everyone please bring in at least one item and create care packs from your class. Please have the packs ready for collection by the TY students on Friday 17th November. (Thermal) Socks Shampoo / Shampoo- Conditioner Shower gel Comb/ Hairbrush Toothpaste and Toothbrush Body Lotion Face Creams Chapstick/ Lip Balm Sweets/ Chocolate/Nutrition Bars e.g. Nutrigrain Playing Cards You may add other items if you wish. Please mark your care packs Male / Female