Congratulations to Holly Jacob who received 1st Place in Ireland in the Junior Certificate Spanish Examination in 2018.  Ms Jordan, her teacher, and our school community are so proud of her achievements.

Congratulations to Grace Hodgins on her successes in swimming.  Grace came 6th when competing in the Irish Open against 16-19 year olds.  She won a Silver Medal in the 800m Free Senior Final.

Congratulations to Katie Power and Dashe Lee who were awarded 1st place in the Loreto Interschools Debates competition in Loreto St. Stephens Green on Monday evening.

Last Saturday, the girls going to Zambia climbed the mountains around Glendalough as part of a team building exercise.  Accompanied by the teachers, Mr. Dunne and four dogs, the group enjoyed the scenery while walking in perfect conditions.

Congratulations to our Wall Climbing team who reached great heights in an Inter-school Competition and now progress to the next round.

Thank you to all who worked so diligently to make our 175th Gala Concert such an enjoyable and entertaining evening.  To our Production Team, Ms Aisling Green, Ms Marie Lonergan, Ms Julie O’Brien, Ms Kathryn Fitzgerald, Ms Annaliesa Evans, Ms Jacqueline Munnelly, Mr. Killian Grumley Traynor, Mr. Eoin Hughes and Mr. Will Flanagan – thank you.   We extend a special word of appreciation to Ms Lorraine Keane, our compere.  Congratulations to our school choirs, both primary and secondary, Parents’, Past Pupils’ and Staff Choirs, Trad Group and individual soloists.

We have received many emails and cards over the past few days, too numerous to reply to individually.  Thank you for taking the time to express your appreciation.  We will display them in the school for the girls to enjoy.

Well done to those who took part in the Student Enterprise Awards on Thursday last in Dun Laoghaire.  Congratulations to Sienna Manning from 1st Year who came 2nd in the Junior Category and to Amy Harmon from 2nd Year who came 2nd in the Intermediate Category.  A mention must also go to Ellie Saunders, Anna Simpson, Lauren Kelly, Anna Sewell, Freyja Cleary, Katie Power and Sarah Cunningham who received Certificates of Merit.