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


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!

Our Roman Coins

We are currently learning about different aspects of the lives of The Romans.  The Romans had many Gods and in early Roman times the Gods would have been depicted on coins.  Later it was the heads of the Emperors that were imprinted on coins.  We have designed and made our own Roman coins with our … Read more

Our Grandparent Projects

We have been busy creating pieces of Art for our grandparents. We wrote all about how special our grandparents are and how much they mean to us.

Fruit Bowl Paintings

We created fruit bowls using stencils. It was very tricky trying to get the fruit to sit perfectly in the bowl but we had a lot of fun doing it. We’re very happy with how they turned out!