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Europe Begins at Lampedusa

Sep 24, 2016 by

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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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.    

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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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Ms. McCarthy Conquers Ticknock with 4B

Aug 31, 2016

Transition Year 2016-17 Ms. McCarthy Conquers Ticknock with 4B Transition Yr Group B had a fantastic start to the school year with  a 2 hour hike in the Dublin Mountains today. With a spirit of adventure the group enjoyed the climb and the scenery.

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Who said poetry was boring? Ask Ms. Kelly about her directing debut and ‘The Poet from the Blocks’

Aug 30, 2016

Ms. Kelly is returning to the English classroom after serving the school community as the Home School Community Liaison Teacher for the last five years. And you will never again think that poetry could be boring after talking to Ms. Kelly about her summer directing debut of a short film ‘The Poet From the Blocks.’

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Transition Year Awards

Aug 30, 2016

The Transition Year Awards are separate to our Junior and Senior Awards to celebrate the wide range of learning experiences that the TY students engaged in during the year. Ms. Kearns had some special awards for those students who excelled in leadership and spirit over the course of the entire programme. Certificates were given for each […]

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Junior and Senior Awards

Aug 30, 2016

The Summer Awards celebrated Gold and Silver Star Students, Sports and Subject Stars, Student Leadership and those students who really excelled this year and were recognised for Students of the Year. A big thank you to Ms. Flynn for all her hard work in making the awards ceremony a special celebration of all our gifts and […]

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First Year Time Capsule

Aug 30, 2016

Time never stops. Just as the Sixth Year group empty the box from their time capsule the time arrives for the First Year group to us the same box to fill their capsule for their graduation week in 2022.

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