The Globe Programme

In March, as part of the school’s work on Global Citizenship Travel, the children in 4th Class will undertake the GLOBE Air Quality Campaign,  a citizen science project to assess traffic-related air pollution at schools. This project is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EEU of An Taisce, the GLOBE programme and the … Read more

🏃‍♀️ More Cross Country Success! 🏃‍♂️🥇🥈🥉

Wow! Wow! Wow!  What a school, what wonderful children and runners and what great teamwork!  We had another successful day on Thursday 25th November.  This time we had a much larger number of children competing in the Wicklow Open Cross Country Event, with up to 8 boys and 8 girls from each class representing St. … Read more

Intel Mini Scientist 2021

There has been great excitement over the past week with students presenting projects to their classmates and to a panel of judges.  The judges were really impressed with the level of research, the teamwork and the high quality of presentation.  Well done to all 53 students from 4th, 5th and 6th Classes!  We are really … Read more

Fourth Class Trip to Knocksink Woods

Fourth Class had a great class trip to Knocksink Woods on Thursday 17th June.  We enjoyed our hike through the woods.  Highlights of the day include: finding the ruins of an old stone cottage, working together to complete a den we came across, hiking up to the pond and ancient kiln, picnicing, making up little … Read more

Breaking News: Winners in the Green Schools’ National Marine Creative Writing Competition

Green Schools announced the winners of its first ever National Marine Creative Writing Competition today. Judges were blown away by the talent and creativity displayed by all the children. Entries were judged on the basis of plot, originality, spelling, punctuation and content. St. Mary’s and St. Gerard’s was proud to learn that three of our … Read more

Congratulations!

A huge congratulations to 8 of our Mathletes who were awarded first place in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland for 4th Class in the Pairs category of the 2020 Maths Week Ireland Olympiad. Maths Rocks!  Fourth Class Rock too!