Category: ‘Home-School’

Summer 2023 Newsletter

June 27, 2023

Summer newsletter-2023

May 23 – Newsletter

June 1, 2023

May 2023

Communion and confirmation 2023

May 28, 2023

Congratulations to our 2nd class boys who made their first holy communion last Saturday. We hope you all enjoyed your special day.
Many thanks to all school staff for preparing the boys so well and to Fr. Tom, Fr Anthony and Joan for their help throughout the year.

Congratulations to our 6th class boys who made their Confirmation yesterday. We hope you all enjoyed your special day. Thanks to Bishop Fintan, Fr. Tom and Fr. Anthony.
Thanks to all school staff who helped prepare the boys throughout the year.

Pieta House fundraiser by Amber flag committee 2023

May 28, 2023

This week we sent off a cheque for €1,400 to Pieta House. Many thanks to our hardworking boys on the Amber Flag Committee for leading this initiative throughout our school and to all who supported us in our fundraiser 🧡

March 2023- Transition programme

March 31, 2023

Transition to 2nd level
Lovely transition session for our 6th class in March with Ms Cusack from @stbrendansbirr with some fantastic past pupils ( Keelan / Dylan / Vincent and Zmarak) chatting with the boys about second level school- Thanks to Dani from SCP for supporting and the boys in 6th also enjoyed a town treasure hunt and a ceili ( seachtain na Gaeilge) with the other 6th classes from Mercy Primary and Oxmantown NS as part of this programme.
Thanks to HSCL Ms Hennelly and SCP for their work in this area.

Easter Newsletter 2023

March 31, 2023

Easter 2023

March 2023- Engineers Week

March 31, 2023

A huge thanks to Kieran Hoctor Smyth who visited us for Engineers Week and worked with Junior Infants, Seniors, First and Second Classes. The boys thoroughly enjoyed the visit especially his son Fionn and nephews Darragh and Shane Ryan who were so proud to welcome him into their classrooms. A fabulous way to mark Engineers Week!!

Feb 23- PLC staff in service day

February 21, 2023

Dear Parents / Guardians,

Please note that there will be NO SCHOOL for pupils on Monday 27th February 2023.

The latest newsletter had incorrect month so apologies for that.

Both Mercy primary and St Brendans PS will have staff in service day on implementation of the Primary Language Curriculum.

Kind regards,

Niall Crofton ( Principal)

Jan Feb 2023 Newsletter

February 14, 2023

Jan Feb newsletter 2023

Peace Proms 2023

February 14, 2023

Fantastic day Saturday as our school choir took part in the peace proms concert at UL ! Boys loved the experience with orchestra and special guests and sang their hearts out under the guidance of the amazing Greg Beardsell – Massive thanks to Ms Pilkington / Ms Makim and Ms Guilfoyle for preparing the group and for travelling all day Saturday with the boys.