WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE! Fáilte chuig ár suíomh Idirlín

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

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

Mass: 6th Class

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

1916-2016 www.ireland.ie

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

Supplementary Readers

 The 2015-16 Booklists requested a fee per pupil for Supplementary Reading material. Pupils take part in 'Guided Reading' and 'Literacy Lift Off' programmes. If you have overlooked to send in the fee to the class teacher it would

Parents Association

The National Parents Council/ Primary will host an information evening shortly in SMD re establishing a Parents Association. Officers will be elected on the evening and there will be follow-up training for a PA Committee.  All parents of SMD are invited to attend. Dates for info/training

Welcome Back

Jan 6th 2016: Welcome back to all our pupils to begin second term in SMD! Wishing everybody a happy and successful term ahead 

Registration Forms

To register interest in a place for a pupil in SMD please download a registration form. Click on 'Registration Form' on green bar at the top of the homepage. Complete and contact the school office 061-317630.