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We welcome all the new pupils who have joined our school this year. 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. Always keep our school rules. We are all proud of our school and proud of our pupils. It is very important to us that we all respect each other.


Registration Form 2020-21

Applications for September 2020 are being accepted now. To register interest in a place for a pupil in SMD please download the necessary form . Click on 'Enrolment Application Form' on the green bar at the top of the homepage. Complete and contact the school office 061-317630. Please download and refer to school Enrolment Policy. Thank you.

Latest News / Updates


 If you would like to help and join with a group of parents organising the Jumble Sale please let Breeda know in the office. All hands on deck would be very welcome. No long term commitment needed we realise how busy all our parents are. This is a call for help organise the goods and/or


 After-school clubs have begun again for the new term: Music on Monday and Tuesday, Drama on Wednesday and Soccer on Wednesday and Thursday. Parents requesting pupils to begin after-school clubs this term for the first time for Music and Drama need to contact the tutors directly. Details


A meeting will be held in the school next Monday, January 23rd of parents who can help us organise our fundraiser Sale of Work/ Jumble Sale in February. Your presence and ideas will be most welcome. Thanks in advance! 


The school will be closed on Wednesday January 18th so that all staff can attend an In-service day on the new Primary Language Curriculum. 


Please tell your families and friends that there will be a JUMBLE SALE in SMD towards the end of March that is being organised by the parents as a fundraiser for the school. Date tbc. Please send in any unwanted gifts you may have.  This is a perfect opportunity to 'Spring C


An Advent Service will be held in the school hall on Wednesday December 21st  at 11.30am during the final Assembly of 2016. Pupils from Sixth Class will document how we prepare for the celebration of Christmas in Scripture and song. All pupils will participate in the singing of familiar


Parents who wish to enrol pupils in Junior Infants will be required to complete an Enrolment Application Form  and return it to the school. This form can be downloaded from the website. The enrolment process is by way of written application only. October 1st is the opening day to receive


The school will close at 12 noon on Thursday December 22nd for Christmas holidays.  School will reopen on Monday January 9th at 9am. Wishing all pupils and parents the joys and blessings of the Christmas season! 



A sincere 'thank you' to the parents from the Parents Association who organised the Bake Sale on Monday December 19th. Thanks to all the parents and pupils who were busy doing all the delicious baking to support the school. It created a lovely happy day in school for all the pupils. Your