College Awareness Week

As part of a college awareness initiative led by the guidance department, TY students in St Mary’s College spent a morning in Trinity College this Tuesday. Fortunately, two former Marist students hold prominent positions in this revered institute. Dr Seán Duffy Professor of Medieval History and Shane Rice who is currently President of the Student’s…

Transition year students visit GoQuest

On Thursday Transition year Students had the opportunity to test their problem solving skills in GoQuest. GoQuest is an indoor challenge zone with 28 unique challenge rooms split over physical, skill & mental challenges. Students had a fun filled day trying to escape the many rooms and solving the challenges. Thank you to their Teachers, Mr.…

3B and 3C CSPE Action Project

Classes 3B and 3C  along with their Teacher Ms. Mc Cabe presented a cheque for €312.26 to Guest Speaker Des and his two guide dogs Mitch and Nova. The two class groups fundraised as part of their CSPE Project and were delighted to present their cheque to the Irish Guide Dogs. Well done on all…

UCAPE World War I school trip

My school, St. Mary’s College, was honoured with the chance to take part in the UCAPE (Union to promote culture and professional advancement in Europe) meeting in Compiègne, France, which commenced from 9th to 12th November. Commemorating the 100th year since World War I ended, this meeting of schools from all over Europe allowed many…

Science week

This year in St. Mary’s College we had an action packed celebration for Science Week. One of the events in the college saw our first year students taking part in a rocket building workshop. They designed, built and successfully launched their individual rockets. The fuel for the rockets was compressed air with some rockets reaching…