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5 months 3 weeks
On Monday 24th April 2017, 6th year students participated in a workshop with SHOUTOUT. A group of facilitators shared their own stories, of coming out and of their experiences of hommophobia. Students explored how some language and behaviour in a school environment could be hurtful for their peers. They were informed of the appropriate terminology that is used in the LGBTQ community. A highly...
6 months 2 weeks
Garda David Barron addresses Transition Year
Garda David Barron from the Road Safety Unit visited the school to give the TY class a talk on Road Safety. This is part of Mr Mc Namara’s Drivers' Education class. Garda Barron had a presentation aimed at students on all aspects of road safety from pedestrians to cyclists to motorists.
6 months 2 weeks
Students of Irish Sign Language Club invited a group of Transition Years from Holy Family School for the Deaf to Rosmini Community School on Thursday 6th April 2017. This visit is the first stage in developing a close partnership with students from the deaf and hard of hearding community in Dublin. After an official welcome of our guests, students delivered presentations on the history, ethos and...
6 months 2 weeks
On Tuesday 4th April 2017, Transition Year students embarked on a walking retreat to the Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin. A short talk exploring how we are connected to plants from a tour guide helped to kick off a lovely morning spent in the beautiful surroundings of the Botanic Gardens. Students used wisdom to explore how they would respond differently to past mistakes around the statue of...
6 months 2 weeks
All this week the Student Council are hosting an Easter egg hunt for all students to take part in! Happy hunting!
7 months 1 week
Transition Year student Paul Geoghegan recently made his international debut at the German judo Blind Open at the -73kg category. Paul weighed in at 72.8kg and declared "phew, now it's time to eat!." There were many world ranking players in Paul's category so the important goal was to gain experience and prepare for the future. As coach and past pupil Colly Kiernan said, "The competition was...
7 months 1 week
St Patrick's Day preparation with 1A
Students of 1A gathered to reflect on the life and mission of our patron saint in advance on March 17th. They learned about his childhood in Wales, the time he spent in slavery as a shepherd and a very special call from God to return to Ireland to preach Christianity. Students learned about the story of St. Patrick and the ancient myths of Irish culture by engaging with symbols such as the...
7 months 2 weeks
One Book One Community
All first years are taking part in the One Book One Community initiative with 16 other primary and secondary schools in the area. They attended the opening ceremony on January the 20th. One Book One Community is a community reading project based on the successful One City One Book project that take place ever year in Dublin and in cities across the world. As part of One Book One Community...
7 months 2 weeks
Inspiring Tea Storytelling
5th year students were invited to a very special afternoon tea for Wellbeing Week. They took time out of their busy school timetable to read a reflection and a short story. Students learned that storytelling is the most effective way to merge meaning with emotions. They were asked to fully embrace these pieces of literature and to simply allow each of their stories to be told. Students reflected...
7 months 2 weeks
Sound Healing Workshop
First and Transition Year students were treated to a Sound Healing workshop with therapist Marta Lyszkiewiczo on Thursday 9th March 2017. Marta used voice sound vibrations to alleviate stress, pain, muscle tension, insomnia, fatigue and more. During each session, beautifully crafted metal therapy Tibetan singing bowls were placed over students. Marta then taped on the bowls following a specific...

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