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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 …

Science Day 2017

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The children has an absolute BLAST for Science week. We finished off today with our annual display in the hall where all the children get to show off their work and teach others what they have learned and discovered throughout the week! They also get to go around and look at all the other children’s …

Futsal!

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We had a great time at Futsal in ALSAA. The boys played against Rush first and lost 4-2. The next game we had was a draw. Then we won against Balscadden and we got into the semi-finals of the tournament. Unfortunately we lost against Holy Family. But we loved it and had a fantastic day. …

Halloween 2017

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The entire school got into the spirit of Halloween today! There was such a great atmosphere with all of the children going to such huge efforts to dress up and strut their stuff on the catwalk. Everyone was in great form and there was a lovely sense of belonging as the children cheered each other …

Sports Day 2017

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A fantastic Sport’s Day was had by all in St. Brendan’s this year. The children competed with such enthusiasm but most importantly the children displayed their support for each other and their sense of fun by congratulating each other and saying ‘hard luck’ to others. They certainly showed great athletic abilities as well as their …

Junior Boys Fingal League Final 2017

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A fantastic Junior boys season reached a deserved climax at Parnell Park on June 1st. It was a truely momentous day for everyone at St. Brendan’s. The stands were packed with the whole school enthusiastically supporting St. Brendan’s Black and Amber heroes. Even prior to the big day the whole school got involved in making …

First Holy Communion

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Second class have had a super busy few months preparing for their First Holy Communion! They all worked so hard to learn all of their prayers and songs and practiced A LOT!! Ms. Lundy did some lovely art work with them to decorate the hall and the church and they have all been so busy …