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Shining Students

Mar 07, 2017 by

Yes our students actually shine! We gathered our Gold Star and Silver Star students together on our ‘Christmas Cheer Day’ (notice the Santa hats and jumpers) to say ‘Well Done!” for the positive comments from teachers on term reports. Shine bright!!!! 

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Anyone for Hot Chocolate!

Mar 07, 2017

What’s the best way to finish up the term before Christmas? Yes… your right… Bro. Fred’s famous hot chocolate and marshmallows. The First Year group were welcomed as guests in the Marianist Community before the start of the dreaded Christmas exams to gather and celebrate being together with hot chocolate and marshmallows served by Bro. […]

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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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Aug 31, 2016

Europe Begins at Lampedusa- Teacher Powerpoint  

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