Academic Calendar 2023-2024

TERM STARTS

WEDNESDAY 30th AUGUST at 08:35. Gate opens 08:25.

MID TERM BREAK

School closes on FRIDAY 27th OCTOBER 14:15.
School Re-opens MONDAY 6th NOVEMBER at 08:35. 
Gate opens at 08:25.

PARENT TEACHER MEETINGS

13th November-24th November. Teachers will be in touch nearer time to organise meeting roster.

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

School closes at 12.00 noon Friday 22nd DECEMBER
School Re-opens Monday 8th JANUARY at 8.35am.
Gate opens at 08:25.

SAINT BRIGID'S DAY BANK HOLIDAY

Monday 5th February. School Closed.

MID TERM BREAK

School closes FRIDAY 9th FEBRUARY at 14:15.
School Re-opens MONDAY 19th FEBRUARY at 08:35.

Gate opens at 08:25.

ST PATRICK'S DAY

School closes MONDAY 18th MARCH.

EASTER HOLIDAYS

School closes at 12.00 noon FRIDAY March 22nd.  
School Re-opens MONDAY 8th APRIL at 8.35.
Gate opens at 08:25.

MAY BANK HOLIDAY

School closed Monday 6th MAY & TUESDAY 7th MAY.
School reopens Wednesday 8th May at 08:35.
Gate opens at 08:25.

ANNUAL STANDARDISED TESTING

Last three weeks of May.
Monday 13th May-Friday 31st May.

JUNE BANK HOLIDAY

School closed MONDAY 3rd & TUESDAY 4th JUNE 
School Re-opens WEDNESDAY 5th JUNE at 08:35.
Gate opens at 08:25.

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

School closes at 12.00 noon on Friday 28th JUNE

Details regarding Staff Training Days, First Holy Communion, Confirmation & 6th Class Graduation will be shared when we have dates.

  Academic Calendar

 School Calendar

Grotto Place, Booterstown, Co. Dublin A94 AC97
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Sunday, May 19, 2024
01-2886830
8:35 - 14:15
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  • Brat Beo

    Active Flag Brat Beo

  • Circuit Makers and Breakers

    Circuit Makers and Breakers

  • Electronic engineers in the making

    Electronic engineers in the making

  • Balloon Balance

    Balloon Balance Experiments

  • Squid Dissection

    Squid Dissection

  • Seashore Safari

    Seashore Safari

  • Plant Propagation

    Plant Propagation

  • Marine Life

    Classification of Marine Life

  • Croke Park Stadium Tour

    Croke Park Stadium Tour

  • Visit to Casement Aerodome in Baldonnel

    Visit to Casement Aerodome in Baldonnel

  • Senior Gaelic Football Team 2022

    Senior Gaelic Football Team 2022

  • Junior Infants build up their self-assessment portfolios

    Junior Infants build up their self-assessment portfolios by picking and talking about their favourite piece of work.

  • 6th Class Digitial Literacy

    6th Class Digitial Literacy

  • 4th class Engineers propose new Dublin North-South link bridge 

    4th class Engineers propose new Dublin North-South link bridge 

  • James Rizzi City Landscapes

    James Rizzi City Landscapes

  • Kayaking on the River Liffey

    Kayaking on the River Liffey

  • Sports week

    Sports week and gymnastics for all. Great fun outdoors

Principal's News

Weekly Update May 20th-24th 2024

Weekly Update May 20th-24th 2024

EVERYTHING BOOK: Our 6th class boys launched their Junior Entrepreneur product "The Everything Book" on  Friday morning May 17th in the school yard at a cost of 10 euro per copy.More copies are available to purchase.Cash only please. Find out:if you are a dog expert; if you can solve riddles that may stump your friends; how to tie your shoe laces;how to make choctora or a mug cake; how to make a  Harrier paper plane or an egg parachute, and finally read our wonderful fiction stories;"When Dawn Breaks" & "Game Night". There is something for everyone. A really great gift for any of your friends celebrating their birthdays, First Communion or Confirmation or going away on holidays.  Thanking you in advance for your support.Ms Doyle, Ms Phillips and the 6th Class Boys.

INCOMING JUNIOR INFANTS WELCOME MORNING:We look forward to meeting all incoming Junior Infant parents/guardians this  Friday at 9:00 in room 5. Room 5 can be accessed through  entry door 5 and turn left. Just a reminder that the information meeting is for parents/guardians only and we will meet your child later in

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Latest News, Events and Stories

Outdoor Learning

  • May 14, 2024
  • Third Class 1
With the good weather becoming more and more reliable, 3rd class...

Non-Contact Boxing

  • May 13, 2024
  • First Class 1
During the final term in school the boys have taken on yet another...

Litter Pickers

  • May 13, 2024
  • First Class 1
This May, 1st class have been asked to begin litter picking each day...

The Solar System!!!

  • May 13, 2024
  • Fourth Class 1
After learning about our solar system, fourth class had the chance...

Non-contact boxing

  • May 02, 2024
  • Sixth Class 1
6th class are enjoying some expert training from Kenneth Doyle....

Visit from Marine Institute

  • April 22, 2024
  • Sixth Class 1
Mona, a marine biologist from the Marine Institute visited Sixth...

Student News

Student Easter Newsletter

Student Easter Newsletter

This half term has been a really busy one for us all in Saint Mary's. The Student Council and 6th class students spoke to the boys and teachers in each class  about what teaching and learning they had covered this half term.World Book Day, Seachtaine na Gaeilge, Rugby Training, a visit to Baldonnell Aerodrome, the Peace Proms Concert & the  Bricks4kid workshops were among many of the highlights. Please read our Easter Newsletter at this link. Easter Newsletter 2024.We wish everyone a funfilled Easter Holiday.