Big Travel Challenge 2024

The Green Schools’ committee received some wonderful news today from Green Schools’ Ireland: “Congratulations! We are thrilled to inform you that your school has been chosen as‘Wicklow County Winner’ for this year’s Big Travel Challenge! We want to thank you for your enthusiastic participation and outstanding efforts in the competition!” Well done, everyone!

Wow! Wow! Wow! Fantastic Swimming at the Irish Minor Schools Championships

On the first weekend of the Easter Holidays, five girls journeyed out to the NAC to represent St. Mary’s & St. Gerard’s N.S. at the Irish Minor Schools Championships. Once again they did themselves and our school proud. They swam PBs (Personal Bests) across the board. Alannah Healy qualified for the final in 50m Freestyle … Read more

Golden Boot Award

Well done to the children in 5th Class who win the Golden Boot this term. An amazing 80% of them walked, parked & strode, carpooled or cycled on their journeys to school since Christmas! Overall, 63% of children in the school chose green modes of travel this term – 14% walked; 39% parked & strode; … Read more

Golden Boot Award

Our Junior Infants win the Golden Boot again this term, with 70.4% of them participating in Walk on Wednesday. Well done, Junior Infants! Overall, 60% of the children in the school chose green modes of travel this term – 15% walked; 36% parked and strode; 8% carpooled or used public transport; and less than 1% … Read more

Our winning decorations

Well done to the two children whose decorations were chosen to represent the school at Wicklow Co. Council’s Recyclable Christmas Tree Decorations Competition. Sincere thanks to all the children who participated in the competition and produced amazing decorations and to our judges, Mrs Mc Connell, Ms Dalton, Mrs O Toole Byrne and Mrs Morgan who … Read more