9th April 2014 Dear Parents, As per the holiday schedule the school will close for Easter holidays on Friday, April 11th at 12 noon. It will re-open at 9.00a.m. on Monday, April 28th. Draft Anti-Bullying Policy Our draft anti-bullying policy is being posted on the school website www.olgc.ie today for your consideration and constructive feedback. We will text you when it is on the website. This revised policy is based on Department of Education and Skills procedures issued to schools. It contains many behaviours that can lead to bullying and also includes the menace of cyber bullying. The draft document […]
Dear Parents, Green Flag Congratulations to all our pupils and staff and in particular the members of the Green Schools Committee for all their work in helping us achieve our second Green Flag (Energy). The judge was very impressed by all the work undertaken in the school and the discussions that took place when he visited classes. Tidy Schools As part of our ongoing environmental programme we participate in the Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown Tidy Schools Competition on an annual basis. Last year we won one of their major awards for Biodiversity. As part of our entry and in conjunction with the […]
Dear Parents, As per holiday schedule the school will be closed for mid-term break from Monday, February 17th to Friday, February 21st (inclusive). Normal school closing times apply this Friday. Peace Proms Congratulations to the boys in the Choir who participated in the Peace Proms Concert held recently at City West. This was a fantastic opportunity for the children to participate in a choir with over 1,000 other children and to be accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra. Special thanks to Mrs. de Barra, Mr. Clancy, Ms. Ryan and Ms. Louise Burton for all their work in preparing the Choir […]
Sallynoggin Glenageary Credit Union Quiz – update Congratulations to the boys on the Under 13 Quiz Team, Daniel Carson, Michael Lowey, Sean McGrane and Tom Wallace, who have qualified for the next round of the Credit Union Quiz which will be held on February 28th. Congratulations also to our Junior team, Dan Coffey, Colm Flanagan, Fionnán Kelly and Mark Smith who put in a brilliant performance and finished in 3rd place. Peace Proms 2014 A fantastic evening’s entertainment was provided at the Peace Proms where the boys in the choir participated in a concert with over 1000 children from other […]
The first round of the quiz is taking place at 6.45 pm on Friday 31st January in the School Hall. Two teams, Under 13 and Under 11, will be taking part. There are 5 teams in the Sallynoggin Glenageary chapter of the Credit Union. The winning team from the Under 13s and from the Under 11s will go through to the next round. We got through to the All-Ireland final last year and wish the boys the best of luck!