Schools

Rush Easter Bake Sale

Rush National Schools Easter Bake Sale will take place this Thursday April 6th. There is an amazing atmosphere spread throughout the school for the day with a very high standard of cake baking and decorating and some fantastic prizes to be won. There will be two Judges, Award winning Chef…


Malahide Students Go All Out For Habitat Project

Four courageous students from Malahide Community College have decided to give their time to a project by Habitat For Humanity (HFH). Luke Muldoon, Alex Doyle, Mark Reid and Jack Byrne will travel to Romania in April, along with other secondary school students from around Ireland to help local families and…


Swords Students Busy Planting Trees

Students from Loreto College, River Valley, Swords undertook the planting of more that 90 alder trees in Ward River Valley last week, as part of a tree project at the school, aimed at attracting bees. Teacher, Deirdre Scully said, “It all started off when our 2nd year class, as part…




The Three Detectives

Students of St Joseph’s Secondary School, Rush with additional needs put on a play in the school on Thursday last called, ‘The Three Detectives’ which was written by student, Dylan O’Grady. The students were encouraged to put the play on by teachers, Miss Cutlisse and Miss Kinsella. The County Leader…


Green Light For Malahide School

Local Fine Gael TD, Alan Farrell has said that, regarding the new school building for St. Oliver Plunkett’s National School, Malahide, the Department of Education and Skills (DES) has now issued a letter of intent to builders, which indicates that the project is on-track to begin construction this summer. Farrell…


Pupils Enjoy Spec-tacular Afternoon

Pupils from Skerries Educate Together National School are pictured together with teacher Sinead and Specsavers Balbriggan staff members Elaine, Deborah and Brian and teacher Brigid. Pupils enjoyed a spec-tacular afternoon and learned all about being an optician and these aspiring young optometrists and audiologists were given a guided tour of…