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


School is re-opening on Monday February 22nd for our Special Classes only. Pupils from the Junior Language Class and the Senior Language Class will return after the school closure. When Public Health advises that it is safe for other classes to return, all parents will be notified and the


Mid-term break will take place this week on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th February. We wish everyone a restful and relaxing break free from all school work. Thanks sincerely to all families for the huge support in making teaching and learning happen during this closure. We are all in this


We have two Special Classes in SMD: the Junior Language Class and the Senior Language Class. Both classes will be reopening on February 22nd at 9am and will run every day for the full school day. We look forward to welcoming our pupils back to school.  


In Scoil Mháthair Dé we are using one integrated LMS (Learning Management System) Microsoft Teams. A huge thank you to all parents for being on board with this all last term in school. We have had lots of time to become familiar with Teams and to use it well before this closure. If you w


  The school will remain closed under Level 5 restrictions following Public Health advice, for all our safety. You will all be advised by email and on this website when schools will be re-opening for our children. Safety for everybody is most important during these challenging times for


Welcome back to school! Term 2 of the school year begins today. Due to the current lockdown and school closures all teaching and learning will continue remotely. Please refer to our 'Teaching and Learning Online Contingency Plan' above under Policies. Children are able to access their school


 Dear Parents, all schools are now closed on Public Health advice. The Department of Education will advise when schools are to reopen. We will be closed for the month of January at least and will advise on this website and via email when we get definite news of schools reopening again, w


Sincere thanks to all parents for your support for our Halloween Dress-up Fundraiser. We raised €875! A digital library has begun, may books have been bought, which we hope we will add to in time. All pupils will be given details of login and passwords in the next few days. Now children c


 Application for a place in Secondary School must be received by the school of your choice by January 11th 2021 @ 12.30pm. Parents must send the completed application form to the Principal of the Secondary School that is your FIRST choice only. Remember to number all the other schools in


Dear Parents, we are currently reviewing our Code of Behaviour in SMD. See the Policies tab above. The whole school community (pupils, teachers, principal, all other staff and board of management) has a role and responsibility to ensure the success of the code and to ensure all children