Author Archives: Room 30

Confirmation Retreat at the Emmaus Centre

Today (12th November) forty-eight 6th Class pupils preparing for Confirmation travelled to the Emmaus Centre in Swords for a Confirmation Retreat. The pupils participated in a variety of activities including workshops, discussion groups, games and prayerful meditation. The friendly staff … Continue reading

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Halloween Dress-Up Day – Rooms 30 and 31

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The Crocus Project – Rooms 30 and 31

Fifty -two 6th Class pupils are taking part in the Crocus Project 2018-19, an initiative sponsored by Holocaust Education Trust Ireland. On 24th October, each pupil planted a crocus bulb in the grass area outside Room 15 in memory of one … Continue reading

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Author Cathy Cassidy at Trim Library

On the 8th of October the pupils in 6th Class visited Trim Library to meet Cathy Cassidy at the launch of her latest book,  Sami’s Silver Lining. A photographer was at hand to take a photo of the class with the … Continue reading

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Páirc na Trócaire – Blessing and Official Opening

St Mary’s is a Mercy School and every year we mark ‘Mercy Day’ (24th September) in a special way. This year we celebrated in style! A large crowd assembled last Monday, ‘Mercy Day’, for the Blessing and Official Opening of … Continue reading

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World Peace Day 2018

Last Friday, Ms Kelly’s Third Class presented an assembly in celebration of ‘World Peace Day’ and ‘Friendship Week at St Mary’s’. The pupils reminded everyone about the importance of peace in our homes, our classrooms, our schools, our workplaces and … Continue reading

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6th Class Trip To Carlingford Adventure Centre

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National Poetry Day 2018

Today is 26th April and National Poetry Day in Ireland. We composed some random poetry in class to mark the occasion. Some of our poems rhyme, others don’t. We read our poems aloud in class and no two were the … Continue reading

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Meath Spelling Bee 2018 – The Final

About forty primary school pupils took part in County Meath’s Spelling Bee Final last Monday morning in St Paul’s National School, Ratoath. The event began at 11am and there was great excitement in the air. Our Spelling Bee Champion performed … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Digital Fair 2018

Our second Digital Fair in two years took place yesterday (April 19th) in the PE Hall. The hall was transformed into a high-tech hub with everything from 3D printing to augmented reality, beebots, scratch, a flying drone, podcasts, photostory, junior … Continue reading

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