16. September 2019

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International Women’s Day 2017

This message is from a Past Pupil of Loreto Rumbek, South Sudan …..   On this special day for women, I would like to acknowledge one brave and strong woman who is working tirelessly to nurture young women in South Sudan. That woman is non other than Sr Orla Treacy and all the Loreto sisters...

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Catholic Schools Week 2017

Catholic Schools Week 2017 This year’s theme, ‘Catholic schools: Learning with Pope Francis to care for our common home’ has been  informed by Laudato Si’, the 2015 encyclical by Pope Francis on care for our common home. See General Supports under Faith Development for helpful resources for both Primary and Secondary Schools. Catholic Schools Partnership...

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Mary Ward Week/Competition 2017

Mary Ward Week 2017 23 – 30 January Mary Ward’s founding vision was to respond to God’s call for active engagement in the Church and the world. She was a woman of prayer, perseverance, courage and hope.  Mary Ward’s birth date is 23rd January:  Loreto Schools and IBVM Sisters celebrate Mary Ward week every year...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition

Congratulations to the following Loreto students on their success in the BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2017 and to their teachers There were 2,091 projects entered this year and 375 schools competed. A total of 1,142 students entered the competition overall. BIOLOGICAL AND ECOLOGICAL SCIENCES Junior Group: 2nd place: Loreto College – Foxrock  –  Jessica Oakley...

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Junior Mace Debate

12 December 2016 Congratulations to you all on a fantastic day’s debating in Loreto College Crumlin. I hope all your students enjoyed the day and that they took advantage of the adjudicator’s feedback session at the end of the event. A very sincere thank you to Blathnaidh Colhoun and MaryEllen Murphy for hosting us all...

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Nine new Post-Primary schools to be established

 Nine new Post-Primary Schools to be established The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton T.D.,  announced the patronage of the nine new post-primary schools to be established in 2017 and 2018. See link below http://www.education.ie/en/Press-Release/PR16-11-03.html These new schools will provide significant additional pupil places in the areas they will serve and between them will...

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Strule Shared Education Campus, Omagh

  Strule Shared Education Campus, Omagh A Celebration through music – the opening of Arvalee the first of six schools to be completed at the Strule Shared Education Campus, Omagh. Shared education at Strule, a pioneering approach to deliver education in the region, is scheduled to be fully operational by September 2020 bringing together pupils...

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Loreto Wexford celebrates 150 Years

Congratulations to Mr Billy O’Shea, Principal, the staff and all in Loreto Secondary School Wexford on their recent 150th Anniversary Celebrations.  The celebrations consisted of a series of activities which began with a concert in the National Opera House on Sunday night, September 11 in aid of the Wexford Hospice Homecare.  On Monday, September 12,...

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Young Scientists come third in Europe

Ireland’s Young Scientist Winners come third overall in Europe Two students from Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan, Maria Louise Fufezan and Diana Bura winners of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition have come third in the European Union Contest for Young Scientists in Brussels. The fifth-year students represented Ireland at the European competition with their...

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Junior Certificate Examinations

Junior Cert Examinations  Congratulations to all our Junior Certificate examination students on their results.  Wishing them every blessing as they continue their studies in preparation for their Leaving Certificate Examination.   ‘Be convinced that God will always give you what is best for you’                                  Mary Ward

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