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Maths day

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Maths Day 2018 This year after a lot of research we launched our “Maths Day” at St Brendan’s N.S. Following on from the great success of our Science Days in the hall we decided that it time to show how Maths could be as much fun. Mr Keary set up Maths stations in the hall …

Rockshinny 2018

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Rockshinny 2018 Our reformed 2018 Rockshinny Rock Stars had an amazing October. They successfully got into the final auditions for the Late Late Christmas Toyshow, just to be pipped by one other rock band on the day. The whole experience was just fantastic and their rendition of the Cranberries hit “Zombie” went down really well …

Dubs Visit!

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Dubs Visit The Dubs were back again this year with the Sam Maguire trophy. There was great excitement as Even Comerford brought the trophy to our special “Up The Dubs” assembly. Evan spoke brilliantly and insightfully to all the children about his experience with the Dublin squad. Many excited and interested underage footballers got to …

All Care

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All Care All care pharmacy in Rush presented our school with much needed first aid kit and medical supplies. They also kindly donated an array of sports bibs that will be invaluable to us for sports, trips and walks throughout the year. We would like to thank them sincerely for the donation, it is hugely …

What’s been happening?

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On May 24th Rockshinny played their first gig at St Maur’s G.A.A. club. Our school rock band had been practicing all year and performing at various assemblies throughout the year, but this was their first official gig as a band. The whole school community got behind this fantastic project led by Mr Rory Keary . …

The Choir busy at work!

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The choir had a very busy lead up to the Christmas holidays.They sang in St. Maurs Church with the other schools and choirs of the parish. A great community occasion. Fourteen members of the choir sang at Rush nursing home and Hamilton Park nursing home in Balbriggan. The children sang beautifully under the guidance of …

Sam

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Sam Maguire came to visit the school. Vinny Whelan GPO, who coaches the kids every week brought along the cup and St. Maurs mascot Ros. Ciaran Reddin, Dublin star from St. Maurs spoke to the children about being on the Dublin panel. There was great excitement in the school. The boys and girls school teams …

Santa visits St. Brendan’s 2017!

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Santa kindly came to visit all of us here today at St. Brendan’s N.S. He arrived in style on big bright red fire engine waving happily to all the children and teachers. We were wrapped up warm in our winter clothes in the yard awaiting his arrival. It had snowed last night so there was …