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St Mary’s Rounders League 2017

The annual Rounders League has begun at St Mary’s. Six teams from within the school are taking part. Each team of twelve players comprises four pupils from 4th Class, four pupils from 5th Class and four pupils from 6th Class. All we … Continue reading

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First Holy Communion

We congratulate the girls in 2nd Class who received First Holy Communion on Saturday, May 13th, in St Patrick’s Church, Trim. The girls had been preparing for this special day since September. With guidance from Fr Declan Kelly and their teachers, … Continue reading

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Europe Day – May 9th

Europe is a continent full of exciting places, people and cultures. That was one of the messages we learned during today’s visit to the EU Food and Veterinary Office at Grange, Kiltale. These offices are open fifteen years and to … Continue reading

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National Scratch Final 2017 – Limerick

The 2017 National Scratch Final took place in Limerick recently. After months of hard work, two of our 6th Class pupils made it to the final. The judges were very impressed with the girls’ project. Below is a photograph of … Continue reading

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Dublin Youth Orchestra visit St Mary’s

Last Friday, the Dublin Youth Orchestra paid a four hour visit to St Mary’s and wowed the school community with energetic pieces of music. Our own well-established Banna played alongside the DYO  during a number of these pieces and Mrs McGale was at … Continue reading

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Meath’s Spelling Bee – The Final

Forty primary school pupils took part in County Meath’s Spelling Bee Final this morning. The competition began at 11am in Ratoath. Our Spelling Bee Champion put in a stunning performance and finished in 3rd place overall. Comhghairdeachas!!

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Bookmark Competition 2017

Pupils from St Mary’s School participated in the recent Meath County Council Library Service World Book Day Bookmark Competition.  The competition was open to pupils from First to Sixth classes. The standard in the school was very high and a … Continue reading

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Fair Trade Fortnight

It is Fair Trade Fortnight at the moment and 6th Class marked the occasion by hosting a Fair Trade assembly. Fair Trade is linked to the Green Flag theme of Global Citizenship. Some pupils in the class explained the meaning of Fair Trade … Continue reading

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World Book Day and Character Dress-Up Day!

Some of our pupils (and teachers!) decided to dress-up as characters from a variety of books to celebrate World Book Day 2017. Books and characters included Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, One, The Wolf and the Three Little Pigs, 101 Dalmations, Bambi, … Continue reading

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Spelling Bee Final at St Mary’s

Congratulations to the twenty-four pupils from 5th and 6th Classes who took part in the final of this year’s Spelling Bee! Over 200 pupils from 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th Classes cheered on the girls and waved home-made banners. The competition began with some … Continue reading

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