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.
Our school will be closed on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th February for Mid-Term break. School will reopen on Monday February 22nd at 9am. The school will also be closed on Friday Feb 26th for the General Election as the school is being used for voting.
A new Government will be elected shortly. Please talk to all candidates and inform them that Scoil Mháthair Dé needs a new roof URGENTLY! Applications have been refused twice under the Summer Works Scheme and Emergency Works. We need our voices to be heard. Our school is 53 years ol
A meeting will be held on the rescheduled date of Tuesday March 15th at 7pm for all parents of Scoil Mháthair Dé. A member of the National Parent's Council (NPC) will address the parents of SMD on the setting up of a Parents Association, the Role of the PA, its structure and how
If your son/daughter cannot come to school you must tell the school and say why. Please write a short note to the teacher saying why your child was out of school and send it in on their return to school. Schools are obliged by law under the Education (Welfare) Act 2000 to report attendance
All classes will enjoy a visit to the Lime Tree Theatre in Mary Immaculate College on Thursday 25th February to see 'Beauty and the Beast'. This show will cost €5 per pupil and the show will begin at 11am. This will be a most enjoyable experience for all our pupils. We are very lucky th
Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated in schools and parishes January 31st to February 6th. Visit the website www.catholicschools.ie for more information
Thanks to all the families from First and Sixth Classes who attend the special monthly Masses in preparation for the Sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation for our pupils. It is very important that we are all part of the preparation: family, school and parish. Your presence
Pupils in 6th class are preparing in school to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. Beginning in January 2016 Mass will be celebrated each month for pupils, parents, families and friends. The first of these Masses will be Sunday January 18th in St. Joseph's Church at 5.30pm. You are kindly
Our country is celebrating 100 years of Independence this year. It is a very special year in our country's history. 'Proclamation Day' will be celebrated nationally by all schools on March 15th. A special ceremony will be held in the school. Every school in the country is asked to rewrite