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We welcome all the new pupils who have joined our school this year and welcome back all of our existing pupils.

Our wish for you is that you will be very happy in Scoil Mháthair Dé and we want you all to achieve to the best of your ability and reach your full potential.

We are a diverse school community from many countries and share many cultures, languages, traditions and religions. We are all equal and we are all very happy to belong to the community that is Scoil Mháthair Dé.

We ask you to always try your best, be kind to everybody and show good example.  In Scoil Mháthair Dé we always keep our school rules and we are all proud of our school and proud of our pupils. It is very important to us that we all respect each other.

ENROLMENT 2022-2023

Applications for September 2022 are being accepted now. To register interest in a place for a pupil in SMD please download the Enrolment Application Form and follow the instructions!

Latest News / Updates


 Welcome back to all pupils and their families as we begin our second term. Happy New Year to everybody!


 Scoil Mháthair Dé has been chosen by the Department of Education to take part in the Digital Learning Framework Trial during the 2017-18 school year. A new curriculum for Digital Learning will be in place for all schools in September 2018. We are very lucky for our school to have been ch


 Fifth Class are going on a trip to Curraghchase Forest Park this week with a tutor from the Irish Heritage Council. They will study the habitat of the Red Squirrel and explore the forest park while having a fun day. Watch this space for photographs of our pupils in action!


UPDATES: The bus run from the Dooradoyle area to SMD will begin on Monday January 8th 2018. Parents who have their names on the list will be contacted directly by the driver beforehand. Details as follows: Kings Bus Hire, dooradoyle, Limerick 086-8155655


 If pupils need to be collected outside of the normal school times to attend appointments, parents must sign the pupil out in the school office first and then go to the classroom to collect the pupil. Pupils cannot be collected from the classrooms without following this procedure to adhere


Congratulations to all the pupils and teachers who took part in Science Week 2017! Science Week is an annual National event.  We celebrated Science Week in style in SMD. All our pupils from 3rd-6th classes visited Mary Immaculate College during Science Week with their teachers to participate


Our school has a School Uniform Policy. Parents are requested to have the full school uniform or school tracksuit for every child. Leggings are not part of our school uniform. Thanks!


Pupils are not permitted to have mobile phones in school. Parents are kindly asked to adhere to school policy. 


Parent/Teacher meetings give parents the opportunity to meet with teachers to discuss pupil's progress. Meetings are taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday November 14th and 15th in classrooms. 


 Sincere thanks to all the parents for your generosity in baking and buying at our recent Cake Sale!  We collected €550 for Bluebox play therapy. Your generosity is much appreciated.