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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


The school will be closed on Thursday February 21st and Friday February 22nd for mid-term break. Wishing all our families a relaxing break! 


The school's Debating Team from Fifth Class are in the next round of the inter-schools Debating Competition in SMD. The team are debating the very difficult motion 'Climate Change is not our problem' and they are to agree with that motion on this occasion. Lots of hard work has gone into


 Pupils are exploring lots of S.T.E.M. activities during Maths Week. Watch this space for lots of photos. 


 Pupils in SMD are so lucky to have the opportunity to explore music making with Music Generation tutors on Mondays and Tuesdays where they are exploring musical composition and playing guitar currently. Enjoy!



 There is plenty opportunity for our pupils to engage with after school activities in SMD: Irish Dancing, Gaelic Football, Art, Traditional Irish Music, Instrumental Uklele lessons and Drama. You are all invited to get involved.


 We are using an exciting new programme called 'My Learner ID'. This is a timely programme for learners to learn ‘how to learn’, to become and be learners. ‘My Learner ID’ gives every young learner a 'voice' and helps children understand and explore how they learn. Importantly it also a


 School will reopen for our second term on Monday January 7th 2019. Wishing all pupils a great term ahead as we begin 2019.


Congratulations to the SMD Debating team from Fifth Class who won today's debate against Scoil Críost Ri. We are very proud of the boys and girls on the Debating Team and wish them every success in the next round. Let the preparations begin for Round 2. The motion of today's debate was


The annual PT meetings for pupils in First-Sixth Classes will be held on Nov 13 and 14, from 3pm-5.30pm each day. Please book your chosen time of appointment with the class teacher online via Aladdin Connect. We are partners, teacher and parents in your child's education and it is very important


The Presidential Election is taking place nationally on Friday Oct 26th and the school will be closed as it is being used as a voting station.