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Lusk Community College

Phase Two To Begin At Lusk Community College

Local TD, Alan Farrell (FG), has said that works on Lusk Community College are on-track to finally start this summer. Farrell told the County Leader, “Many parents, teachers, and members of the local community in Lusk have understandably been frustrated over the delays which have hindered the completion of the…

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St Finians College students

Swords Students Quit Social Media For Charity

Transition year students from St. Finian’s Community College, Swords decided to embark on a sponsored social media silence, where they went for twelve hours without their phones last week all in aid of the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (ISPCC). The students told the County Leader…


Gaelscoil Bhaile Brigin

Balbriggan Gaelscoil Celebrates 10 Years

Gaelscoil Bhaile Brigín is in the process of celebrating their 10th year providing top class education through the medium of Irish for the children of Balbriggan. The school, which is situated in the Castlelands area of the town, first opened its doors on the 4th September 2006 in Sunshine House,…


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Local Authors Visit Malahide School

Pupils of St Oliver Plunkett’s National School, Malahide, were treated to some very special visits by well known children’s book authors. The children were delighted to be able to meet the people who created some of the stories they read about on a regular basis. Malahide native and author Rod…



Buddy Bench

Buddy Bench For St Molaga’s National School

North Fingal Autism and ADHD presented a Buddy Bench to St Molaga’s National School in Balbriggan last week. Balbriggan Mens Shed was commissioned to built and paint the bench. Pictured at the presentation are, back row, members of Balbriggan Mens Shes, Sean Corrigan, Billy Troy, Johnny McLeer and Conor Lalor….


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Local Students Excel In Student Enterprise Final

Fingal Local Enterprise Office held their local Student Enterprise finals last week. They enlisted, motivated and mentored a record 60 student enterprise finalists from 24 secondary schools and six primary schools in the locality. Fingal LEO also hosts the largest number of participants at 2,600. Since last September, all of…


Naul School

MEP Visits Naul School

There was a great buzz in the air last week when MEP, Mairead McGuinness made a visit to Naul National School. The fifth and sixth class pupils had been preparing for Ms. McGuinness as a part of the Blue Star Project, where the girls and boys had lots of exciting…