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10 months 2 weeks
On Wednesday 1st March 2017, a group of 6th year students visited The Sanctuary, a meditation centre founded by Sister Stan. The purpose of this trip was to give students the opportunity to reflect on what they had learned during the programme, a 10 week course aimed at giving young people a taste of mindfulness. Students identified some of the mindfulness skills that they have been practising at...
10 months 3 weeks
Monday 6th – Friday 10th March 2017 Monday 6th March 2017 09.40.10.20 2nd Year: Boost Your Health. Improve Your Nutrition 12.15.13.05 6th Year: Creatively Managing Stress Meditation Tuesday 7th March 2017 09.40.10.20 1st Year: Prayer Service – Shine Your Light and Let the Whole World See 13.05.13.40 All Students: Lunchtime Zumba Class Wednesday 8th March 2017 09.20.10.00...
10 months 3 weeks
Students of 1A celebrated Pancake Tuesday in style this week. They learned that this day, otherwise known as Shrove Tuesday, is the day before the Christian time of Lent. To avoid wasting food before Lent began, Christians in the past had a feast using all of the ingredients that would go bad before they could eat it again. Pancakes were a dish that used up the foods by adding some flour....
10 months 3 weeks
Sign Language Class
Irish Sign Language or ISL is the language used by the majority of deaf & hard of hearing people in Ireland. It is a very visual language in which you use all of your body, hands and facial expressions. ISL has its own grammar and structure, which is very different to written or spoken English. Join us from 13.25-13.45 every Tuesday in the Resource Cabin and every Thursday in the Canteen to...
10 months 3 weeks
The GAA-loving pupils of Rosmini were thrilled to see the return of Sam Maguire to the school on Friday 17th February. Our honoured guest was introduced by Ms Cherry and Mr Devane gave a history of the cup through the ages. Some brave Mayo people were even given the opportunity to hold Sam!
10 months 3 weeks
What the students themselves had to say about the experience: “…we had a meet and greet with some of the employees. They talked about their work, their lives and how they got their jobs…” Amina “…I enjoyed the trip to the E.S.B….The most interesting part would have to be the circuitry as it allowed me to work independently…” Ian “I really enjoyed visiting the E.S.B. It was really useful to...
10 months 3 weeks
Business in the Community/ESB Partnership
Fifth Years attended ESB Head Office in East Wall on Thursday 2nd February for a “Day in the Life” seminar. They interviewed five ESB employees from different departments and were given an opportunity to make an LED Torch after some very tasty refreshments. The day was organised by Anne Cooney (E.S.B.) and Cliona Fitzsimons (Business in the Community). All students benefited from the experience...
11 months 1 week
All first year classes attended “Fighting Words”, Roddy Doyle’s creative writing centre on Monday, 13th February last under the careful eye of Mr Darbey. Fighting Words provides free tutoring in creative writing for students of all ages in Ireland. Further information from www.fightingwords.ie
11 months 1 week
St. Valentine was a Christian priest who lived in Ancient Rome. He was executed by Emperor Claudius on the 14th February 270AD for celebrating weddings of marrying couples who were truly in love. To celebrate this day: Students of 1A and 3S explored the history of St. Valentine and his mission to bless couples in the eyes of God. They made colourful Valentine cards to show their appreciation for...
11 months 3 weeks
The theme of Catholic School’s Week 2017 is Caring for Our Common Home. Students in Rosmini learned the importance of protecting our environment. They explored the devastating effects of climate change on people and the planet that was highlighted by Pope Francis in his encyclical, Laudato Si. A variety of activities had taken place throughout the week to help create awareness of this issue…....

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