Archive for February, 2015

J.C.S.P Valentine’s Day Competition

Feb 13, 2015 by

We celebrated Valentine’s Day in the school today on Friday 13th! In the Family Room Ms. Murray (J.C.S.P Coordinator) presented the prizes to the winners of the Poetry Competition in 1st, 2nd and 3rd Year. Once again the teachers who helped to select the  commendations and overall winners enjoyed the creativity and imagination invested into the […]

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Transition Year Bones Infographic

Feb 13, 2015

Ms. Kearns’ TY Science class have designed an interesting infographic to replace the Science Notice Board on the corridor outside the science labs. The new art piece details all the bones in the human skeleton.

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The Underground Railroad Quilt

Feb 07, 2015

Class 5L have been busy this week working on a very special project. As part of the Yellow Flag programme in the school these fifth year students have been learning about Slavery and The Underground Railroad in Religious Education class. This topic was inspired by Kailash Satyarthi sharing the Noble Peace Prize this year.

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Gold Star and Silver Stars

Feb 03, 2015

After the recent Christmas reports these groups of proud students in 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th Years were awarded with Gold and Silver Star Awards. Mr. Redmond, Ms. McCarry and all the staff would like to say- Well Done!    

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Chaminade Week-Setting the Marianist Table

Feb 03, 2015

During our recent liturgy to celebrate the feast day of Blessed William Chaminade we paused to reflect on an important Marianist tradition- ‘The Table Setting.’ The actions involved in ‘Table Setting’ are metaphors for all things Marianist. To read about the meanings of the symbols and how they relate to the Marianist Charisms that ground us in our school […]

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J.C.S.P Christmas Story Competition Winners

Feb 03, 2015

Today in the library all Junior Certificate students gathered with their teachers, parent(s), guardian(s) and grandparent(s) to celebrate the launch of the Christmas Story Book. This J.C.S.P Initiative gathers together the creative storytelling of almost 70 Junior Cycle students. Ms. Murray, the J.C.S.P Coordinator, created this wonderful book and organised today’s presentation of nominees and winners. Congratulations […]

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Home Economics Projects

Feb 03, 2015

Ms. Mahon’s 3rd Year Home Economics group have recently finished their crafts projects for their Junior Certificate. Each detailed design displays the craftmenship and craftwomenship of these dedicated students.

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J.C.S.P Make a Book Project

Feb 03, 2015
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St. Brigid’s Day Crosses

Feb 03, 2015

On Monday we celebrated the feast of St. Brigid. All first year students made St. Brigid’s Crosses with the help of Bro. Fred, Bro. Jim, Bro. Gerry, Mr. Byrne, Ms. Coughlan, Mr. Fancuilli, Ms. Conaty and lay Marianist Susan Mason. You can see from these brilliant photographs that this practical activity was both challenging and […]

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Girls Soccer Evening Herald Reports

Feb 02, 2015

Leinster Minor Girls Cup By Gavin Earley Laurence Girls Aiming to be Cats Against Loreto Kilkenny St. Laurence College, Loughlinstown made history last week and their Under-15 girls will look  to repeat the hat-trick next week. The Dublin school’s Under-17 girls team reached the last four of the Leinster Cup-the furthest any St. Laurence team […]

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