WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE! Fáilte chuig ár suíomh Idirlín


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

SHOW: 25th

Every class will visit the Lime Tree Theatre in Mary Immaculate College on Thursday next Feb 26th to attend a show, as part of the Listening and Responding strand of the Music curriculum. It is also a valuable social event. We are collecting €5 from each pupil before the day of t


 Xīnnián kuàilè! Happy New Year to all our Chinese pupils and their families! Wishing you all lots of good luck as you celebrate the year of the monkey!

Mid-Term 18th and 19th

 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

A Place in our School: Hurry!

Pupil Absence

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

Beauty and the Beast: A Show!

 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 2016

Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated in schools and parishes January 31st to February 6th. Visit the website www.catholicschools.ie for more information 

Thank you!

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