Category: Principal’s Blog

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Córfhéile na Scoileanna 2019

Cóghairdeas ó chroí to the boys from 1st classes who took part in the annual Córfhéile in the National Basketball Arena yesterday. Credit especially to Kate Martin, Maria O’ Dwyer, Ger Harvey and Mary...

Ash Wednesday

A big thank you to Fr. Pat who came to the school today to distribute ashes to staff and pupils on this the first day of Lent 2019. As always, the boys were very...

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Garden Spring Clean 2019

A big thank you to Daragh Clarke, Neill Hogg, Tom O’ Brien, Micheál O’ Connell, Kris Sierant and Yu Lei (accompanied by some very helpful boys!) who spent a very intensive one-hour session on...

Where the money goes…….

As we approach our busiest and most enjoyable time of the year, I would like to outline some recent events which have taken place in our school. The staff here consider these events a...

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Great news!

Great news from our school this morning! Just after our Friday Bootcamp, Kris hoisted our second Active School Flag which we have just been awarded- a great achievement by the Active School Team –...

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Coast Guard Visit

On Friday last, our 2nd classes were delighted to to called on by the 5 Coast Guard staff complete with an array of life-saving and training equipment. The demonstrations features aspects of cliff rescue,...

First Holy Communion and other things…

 Saturday last April 28th brought beautiful weather for our First Holy Communion  ceremonies in St. Gabriel’s and St. Anthony’s churches for our 2nd classes from the Junior Boys’ School and the Senior Girls School. ...

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Annual Quiz Night

Having postponed our annual quiz from the 2nd to the 16th of March due to the Snow wrought by the Beast from the East, we were delighted with how well the night went. As...

Closure February 28th

The 4 Belgrove schools are closed today February 28th due to Status red weather warning. Our Board will keep the situation under review and advise re tomorrow as soon as information becomes available.

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Latest News Spring 2018

You will have heard I am sure about the death of Mrs. Patricia O’ Donoghue, recently retired principal of Belgrove Junior Girls’ School. Her death so soon after her retirement is an enormous loss...