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Fred’s Halloween Pumpkin

Nov 08, 2016 by

We always look foward to our traditions in St. Laurence College and one very special event is the carving of the Halloween pumpkin by Bro. Fred. For some of our First Year students it was their introduction to this early morning excitement and for our Sixth Year students it was sadly their last time to […]

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Fangtastic Halloween Writers

Nov 08, 2016

Ms. Barnes (J.C.S.P Coordinator) organised a fangtastic Halloween writing competition to end the half term and Halloween hampers were presented to the winners on Friday. The task was to write an opening or closing paragraph for a horror story.

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The High Cross at Tully – A rock through the ages!

Nov 07, 2016

The High Cross at Tully – A rock through the ages! Did you know that Irish rock band Horslips posed in front of the High Cross at Tully for their album cover-Happy to Meet? ….. Of course you did….! Every year Bro. Fred teaches an outdoor lesson in the barley field where the High Cross […]

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Europe Begins at Lampedusa

Sep 24, 2016

St. Laurence College are proud to be representing Ireland on the Italian island of Lampedusa next Monday the 3rd of October at a European gathering of schools to remember the terrible tragedies that have happened in the Mediterranean. Ms. Mulholland and three of our 6th Year students are leaving on Friday to make the long journey […]

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The Literacy Association of Ireland Conference 2016

Sep 24, 2016

Mr. Doran presented some of his creative literacy projects at the Literacy Association of Ireland Conference in the  Marino Institute of Education. 

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Yellow Flag Art Competition 2016- Exploring the History of the Pink Triangle

Sep 24, 2016

One of our entries into the Yellow Flag Art Competition this year was a triptych entitled-Triangles in the Park. We explored the history of the Pink Triangle in the Second World War in Germany. These panel were painted by three individual artists but they represent the creativity inspired by the ‘Shape Game.’ Three winning shapes from […]

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Open Night Thursday 29th September 5.30-7.30 pm

Sep 23, 2016

  Our annual Open Night takes place this Thursday the 29th of September from 5.30-7.30pm. Meet the staff and students, visit subject departments and take part in activities in a caring family atmosphere.             Some photographs from the night.

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Yellow Flag Art Competition 2016-Multi-Cultural Lino Prints

Sep 23, 2016

Ms. Joyce’s First Year art students  investigated different world cultures.They chose images that related to the culture they picked and spent time drawing them out. This art work is amazing, take a look!

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Ms. McCarthy is not hanging around! Sandyford Climbing Walls

Sep 23, 2016

Our intrepid Outdoor Pursuits Coordinator, Ms. McCarthy, had TY students gelling again this week as they made scaled the climbing walls in Sandyford. With enthusiasm and fun the group climbed the challenging walls and made the trek back to the school from the LUAS. CHALLENGE COMPLETE! 

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First Year Transition Programme

Sep 02, 2016

Class 1A and 1B finish their transition programme today with an assembly with parents and guardians at 2pm. The group has worked really hard all week in the Bro. Fred Rech library completing their induction folder. They have made new friends and got to know their new teachers and new school.

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