Budding creative writer

St. Mary’s and St. Gerard’s NS is delighted to announce that Amelia (5th Class) has been awarded 2nd place in the 5th & 6th Class category of the Green Schools’ National Marine Creative Writing Competition. The aim of the competition is for individual students to create an original piece of creative writing inspired by the theme … 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

Wicklow winner!

Well done to all the children who created beautiful Christmas Tree decorations out of recycled materials. As always, the standard was very high and the judges faced a difficult task in selecting the two entries to represent us all at the Wicklow Co. Council school final. Our winning decorations this year were made by Daire … Read more

June in 5th Class

5th Class children have enjoyed a very busy June! They hosted Spanish students for two days; participated in Irish Aid and Designer Minds workshops; visited the Riverwalk in Powerscourt and had pizza in Knocksink Woods; discussed Internet safety with Garda Adam Nolan; viewed a fire engine; and participated in National Bike Week. They still have … Read more