Yellow Flag invited to Dáil Eireann

Yellow Flag invited to Dáil Eireann

Our Yellow Flag committee were invited to visit Dáil Eireann by local TD Thomas Gould. During our visit we were also met by Mary Lou Mc Donald upon our arrival. We were treated to a fabulous lunch followed by a tour of the building. We learned all about the history...

YELLOW FLAG AWARD CEREMONY

YELLOW FLAG AWARD CEREMONY

Members of our Yellow Flag Committee were honoured to accept our school's Yellow Flag on Thursday 7th March. They travelled to Dublin to accept this well deserved award and are proud to have a school that strongly promotes diversity and inclusion.

World Book Day 2024!

World Book Day 2024!

We all celebrated our love of books on Thursday 7th of March around the school. Some of the Junior classes wrote their own little books while a number of the older classes chose to write book reviews on novels they had read recently. 8

Chinese New Year Celebrations!!!!

Chinese New Year Celebrations!!!!

As part of our YELLOW FLAG RROGRAMME we celebrated the Chinese New Year with a whole school event. Each class took part in a Red Envelope Hunt in the school Hall to find envelopes containing chocolate coins. This is a tradition practised in Chinese culture each year....

Comórtas Nollaig

Comórtas Nollaig

Comhghairdeas do na páisí ó rang a trí go dtí a sé a bhuaigh an comórtas dathúcháin. Déanann said pictiúirí an-deas. Congratulations to the children from third to sixth class that won our Christmas colouring competition. The pictures were all lovely.  

Heather House – Carol Singing

Heather House – Carol Singing

Ms Fitzgerald’s 5th class sang a selection of Christmas Carols for the residents of Heather House. Thank you also to Ms Murphy who accompanied them on guitar. This was thoroughly enjoyed by all and a wonderful community experience.  

Handmade Cards for Heather House

Handmade Cards for Heather House

The yellow Flag team are delighted to announce that we will be making Christmas cards again this year for our friends in Heather House. The residents that live there are always delighted to hear from our pupils here at St. Mary’s on The Hill.  

Christmas Wreathes

Christmas Wreathes

Our parents created some beautiful Christmas Wreathes in their Floral Arranging Workshop. A huge thank you to thank you Helen Mullany from the Cork Flower Club for her wonderful demonstration and for her tips for creating these stunning centrepieces.