Category Archives: Extra Curricular

Mentoring Talk by Pat Murphy

On Tuesday the 13th of September TY’s got a very informative talk by Pat Murphy on how to mentor their 1st year buddies. He showed them many videos and gave many useful handouts to the girls for their portfolios. He got all the TYs to write guidelines for incoming first years to guide them. All […]

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TY Doolin Walk

On Monday the nineteenth of September the TY’s, along with Mr.Quinn and Miss Ní Chléírigh arrived in school for 9 and headed out on the bus to Doolin to drop of their bags in Doolin hostel where they would be spending the night.The bus then dropped the girls out towards Fanore where the TYs would […]

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Leaving Cert Burren Walk

The class of 2017 had their first excursion of the school year on Tuesday 6th September. Joined by Ms Collins, Ms Eustace and Ms Ahern they set off on a Burren Walk (reminding them of the great experience they had in TY) followed by lunch in Doolin Hotel. Although there may have been the rare […]

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School Golf

Our school golf team has always represented Scoil Mhuire very well and has been very successful in previous years. A senior and junior competition takes place in Adare Manor Golf Club on Friday 16th September. Those interested in taking part should contact Ms Eustace or Ms Ahern.

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Art announcements

Huge congratulations to Shannon Harriman, a 6th Year student in Scoil Mhuire, Ennistymon who won the top prize of an iPad in the www.recraft.ie annual Irish Animation and 3D Modelling Competition run by Clonmel IT. She was tasked with a 3D Monster Mash-up Challenge, where she had to use Recraft’s software to design a 3D […]

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Garda Awareness Day

> On the 23rd of February, all of the North Clare Transition Year students attended an annual Garda Awareness Day in the community centre. The day ran from 10-2 and featured many different speakers promoting the work of the Guards and informing people of the work with which they’re involved. > Each school performed a […]

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WorldWise Global Schools

World Wise Global Schools is a National Programme for development education at post-primary level, set out by the Irish Aid programme. Development Education provides a powerful vehicle through which our students can better understand the world we live in, and take action to change it as informed global citizens. This is the first year that […]

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Young Scientist

Our Young Scientist Project was ‘Formulating a seaweed based skin cream using the North Clare seaweeds Fucus serratus and Fucus vesiculosus for potential use in the cosmeceutical industry” came from a previous project idea in our school, which found that seaweeds had anti-bacterial and anti-oxidant properties. After spending five days in school during the Christmas […]

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Cycle Against Suicide,RDS

Two Transition Year students from our school got the opportunity to attend the Student Leaders Congress, Cycle Against Suicide which took place in the RDS on the fourteenth of January. The two students were myself and Megan Leyden. It was arranged for us to travel to the RDS with the Local Guards one of which […]

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