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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 2023-2024

Applications for September 2023 are being accepted now. To register interest in a place for a pupil in SMD please download the Enrolment Application Form 2023-24 and follow the instructions! Go to the 'Information' tab and download application form

Latest News / Updates

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 The Department of Education have issued a directive that all schools will remain closed again tomorrow Tuesday October 17th. Stay safe!


 Scoil Mháthair Dé will be closed tomorrow Monday October 16th. The Department of Education has informed all schools in areas that have been issued with a status RED wind alert, to close. Met Éireann has issued a status RED wind alert for our area. It would not be safe to have the school ope


Music and Drama lessons are being organised as after-school activities. Music begins on Monday September 11th and Drama begins on Wednesday 13th. Classes for Junior/ Senior Infants are 1.45-2.45 and for all other classes 2.45-3.45pm. Hope our pupils will love and enjoy every minute of exploring


Fr Ollie called to the school to announce that May 19th  2018 is the date set for Catholic pupils in Second Class to receive their First Holy Communion. A meeting will be held for parents in St. Joseph's Church on Monday 18th September at 7pm to discuss the preparation schedule.


A big 'welcome back' to all our pupils and their families to Scoil Mháthair Dé! Wishing everybody a happy and successful year ahead! 


Booklists for the 2017-18 school year have been updated and published on the website and can be accessed under the Booklists tab. Art and Craft fees listed on the booklists must be paid to the class teacher during the month of September please. Fees for Graded Reading books used throughout


 The school closed on June 30th for Summer holidays and will reopen on August 31st to begin the 2017-18 school year. Wishing all our pupils and families a lovely holiday! Be safe and enjoy lots of reading during free time from school! Wishing all our Sixth class pupils every success as


We would like to wish all our Muslim pupils in Scoil Mháthair Dé 'Eid Mubarak' and we hope they have a lovely time celebrating the end of Ramadan on this their holy month with friends and family. 


Our Summer Jumble Sale will take place on Tuesday June 27th in the school hall. Please send it goods that we can sell at our stall. We will have a cake sale on the day also and we will be receiving cakes that morning. Tea and coffee will be served on the day if parents would like to sit


 Pupils in all classes have the opportunity to go on school tour during the month of June. We wish all pupils and staff a fine day, great fun and that they all come back safely.