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.
Forms for the Book Rental Scheme have been issued recently to all pupils. If you are interested in joining the scheme or indeed continuing in the scheme you are kindly asked to have completed forms and correct money returned in an envelope to the class teacher by the latest May
An information meeting for the parents of pupils beginning in Junior Infants in September will be held in the school hall on Thursday June 2nd at 2.00pm. An invitation and forms will issue in the post to all parents in the coming days. We look forward to meeting with you!
It is very important that your contact details are updated in school if you change your address or mobile phone contacts. Please advise us immediately of any change. We need to be able to contact you if needed urgently. Many school messages are now sent by text and you cannot afford to miss
Two parents are needed from each class to come to a meeting this Wednesday, May 11th at 9am in the staff room-once children are in the classroom- to chat re forming a parent's group to discuss the following: 1) school policies 2)getting after-school activities established and 3)fundraising
Monday May 2nd is a public/bank holiday. The school will be closed and will continue to be closed all week. Wishing all families a lovely break to celebrate the beginning of Summer. Enjoy! The school will reopen on Monday May 9th at 9 o'clock. There will be a busy term ahead
Active School Week will be held in SMD April 25th -April 29th. Everybody in the whole school community will be wearing tracksuits. It will be a very active week filled with fun activities. Even homework will be active. Apart from the usual sports activities this time of the year where coaches
On April 15th there will be a big 'Spring Clean' in SMD. Classrooms will be tidied and organised and all pupils will try to win the prize to honour that. Outside in the grounds pupils will plant flowers and tidy up flower beds to help make the school look beautiful. Strawberries will be
An information meeting for parents will be held in the school on Wednesday April 6th @ 7pm re SMD becoming a health promoting school. What do we need to do as parents to help our children be healthy and be well and link with school policy? All are welcome!