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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


 There is plenty opportunity for our pupils to engage with after school activities in SMD: Irish Dancing, Gaelic Football, Art, Traditional Irish Music, Instrumental Uklele lessons and Drama. You are all invited to get involved.


 We are using an exciting new programme called 'My Learner ID'. This is a timely programme for learners to learn ‘how to learn’, to become and be learners. ‘My Learner ID’ gives every young learner a 'voice' and helps children understand and explore how they learn. Importantly it also a


 School will reopen for our second term on Monday January 7th 2019. Wishing all pupils a great term ahead as we begin 2019.


Congratulations to the SMD Debating team from Fifth Class who won today's debate against Scoil Críost Ri. We are very proud of the boys and girls on the Debating Team and wish them every success in the next round. Let the preparations begin for Round 2. The motion of today's debate was


The annual PT meetings for pupils in First-Sixth Classes will be held on Nov 13 and 14, from 3pm-5.30pm each day. Please book your chosen time of appointment with the class teacher online via Aladdin Connect. We are partners, teacher and parents in your child's education and it is very important


The Presidential Election is taking place nationally on Friday Oct 26th and the school will be closed as it is being used as a voting station.


Monday Oct 29th is a Bank holiday. The school will be closed for the rest of the week to Friday Nov 2nd for Mid-Term break when every school in the country will be closed. We will reopen on Monday November 5th at 9am. Wishing every family and lovely mid-term break!


UPDATE: We collected €192 today for much needed resources when as all pupils enjoyed 'no-uniform' day. You are invited to contribute €2 online to support our collection and this will remain open online until end of Nov.  All of our pupils are encourage to dress up i


UPDATE: Huge thanks to all families for supporting our Cake Sale. We collected €575 for Bluebox.We're delighted!       Our Annual Cake Sale for 'Bluebox' therapies held in our school will take place on Wednesday next Oct 24th from 10am-12 noon. All pupils are asked to bu


Every parent is requested to download the Aladdin for schools App to their smartphone so that school iand home connected at all times. This App is free. No Parent/Guardian will lose out on any notice or message from the school and it affords every Parent/Guardian the opportunity to be in