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Tenth Anniversary Of ‘Bring a Book, Buy a Book’ Campaign

St. Michael’s House, one of Ireland’s largest providers of community based services for children and adults with an intellectual disability, is holding its 10th annual ‘Bring a Book,Buy a Book’ fundraising campaign from the 1st- 8th of March, which is also World Book Week. At the launch in RTE Studios,…


Decision Imminent On New School Plan For St Molaga’s

Senator James Reilly has welcomed the confirmation from the principal of St Molaga’s School, that the Department of Education and Skills have been in contact with the school, to arrange a meeting in the Tullamore Office to discuss the needs and plans for a new school at St Molaga’s. “This…


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Unity In The Community

As part of their Young Social Innovator’s project, The Transition Year students of Lusk Community College decided to challenge how teenagers are perceived in their community. And what a successful job they did. For one day only, on Saturday 9th December, Lusk Community College was transformed into Santa’s Grotto, with…


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Tánaiste Visits Rush School

Tánaiste Simon Coveney paid a visit to St Joseph’s Secondary School, Rush just before the Christmas holidays. He spoke with the 6th year business and economics class and the 5th and 6th year politics classes. Cllr. David O Connor filled in as acting Mayor and he opened the proceedings with…


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LGBTI Awareness Week In Lusk Community College

LGBTI week went down a huge success in Lusk Community College. The week was to spread awareness of the LGBTI community. It was filled with activities every day, from raising the rainbow Pride flag to rainbow cupcake baking in the Home Economics room on Wednesday and music being played every…


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New Defibrillator Fitted At Rush NS

A new life saving difibrillator has been fitted at Rush National School. It comes in the wake of events recently in Gaelscoil Ros Eo, where a 9 year-old old boy collapsed and went into sudden cardiac arrest. Thankfully he had people around him who knew and started CPR without any…


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Balbriggan School Being Snubbed

Local Fianna Fáil Seanad Spokesperson on Justice, Children and Youth Affairs, Senator Lorraine Clifford-Lee has criticised the Government over its failure to provide a definitive timeline for the construction of a new school build at St Molaga’s Senior National School, which is urgently required. The Donabate based senator raised the…


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Blue Flag For Bracken Educate Together

Bracken Educate Together National School in Balbriggan were awarded a Blue Active School Flag last week. Pictured at the presentation of the flag are Paul Kelleher (techer), Niall McGuirk (Sports Officer Fingal County Council), Eoin Callaghan (International athlete from Balrothery, who raised the flag) and Marian Griffin (Principal Bracken ETNS),…