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  • 14 Feb, 2020

February 14th

This year we are delighted to have 10 fantastic costumes representing Loreto Balbriggan in the Junk Kouture Eastern Regional Heats in The Helix, Dublin. 

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  • 7 Feb, 2020

February 7th

On Monday the Fifth year ‘Gamechangers’ group travelled  to the Trócaire Headoffices in Maynooth where they were presented with their Certificates for their win in the International Educational Gaming Competition that took place in Denmark before Christmas.

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  • 31 Jan, 2020

January 31st

TY students have completed the first week of the three-week work experience programme. Students have secured work placements in a wide area of disciplines from An Garda Síochána, Media Production Companies Law Firms, Hospitals to Primary Schools.

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  • 25 Jan, 2020

January 25th

Mock Exams will begin for 6th Years on Friday 31st January and for 3rd Years on Monday 3rd February. The exams will continue until February 14th. Students are advised to check their timetablewhich is available on the website and around the school.

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  • 17 Jan, 2020

January 17th

Congratulations to all our students who took part in BTYS. Great innovation, imagination and excellent research skills were just some of the judges comments in the RDS last weekend.

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  • 10 Jan, 2020

January 10th

Congratulations to all our students who participated in the 56th BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition which takes place this week in the RDS Dublin.

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  • 19 Dec, 2019

December 19th

On Thursday we held our annual Carol Service. It was an opportunity for all students get a chance to reflect on the true meaning of Christmas.

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  • 12 Dec, 2019

December 12th

3rd Year Students have now completed CBAs in Business, English, Irish and PE. 5th year Home Economics students visited Butlers Chocolate factory on Monday.

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  • 5 Dec, 2019

December 5th

The 6th Year students attended a Hamlet workshop on Wednesday. 5th Year study skills programme continued this week. 3rd Year student Aoibhe Hegarty contributed to the Gate production of ‘Changing Tides’.

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  • 29 Nov, 2019

November 29th

The national SciFest finals were held in Marino College on Friday 22nd. Over ten thousand students entered the competition.

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  • 22 Nov, 2019

November 22nd

Five 5th Year students took part in the national SciFest finals on Friday in Marino College. Eve Mathews and Katie Caffrey’s submitted a project on the effect of umami flavour on your sensitivity to saltiness and sweetness.

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  • 15 Nov, 2019

November 15th

This week was National Science Week and our students enjoyed a host of activities throughout the week, some of which included: 5th year Chemistry students attended “ Careers in Chemistry “.

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  • 9 Nov, 2019

November 9th

5th year students Sawira Bibi, Louise O’Boyle, Amy Kestell, Ally Gormley and Ella Power represented the school at the Comhairle na nÓg conference on Tuesday.

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  • 25 Oct, 2019

October 25th

Congratulations to Alice Coady who was awarded an entrance scholarship to Maynooth University this week on the basis of her excellent results.

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  • 14 Oct, 2019

October 14th

Our 24th Annual Art Exhibition on took place Tuesday evening. Congratulations to all the artistic exhibitors. Thank you to the teachers from the ART Department and Art captains.

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  • 11 Oct, 2019

October 11th

A number of 6th Year students had the opportunity to attend a guided prayer week, from Monday. Many thanks to Sr Marie Brady and Siobhán Murphy for facilitating.

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  • 4 Oct, 2019

October 4th

Transition year students received their Junior Certificate results in the school this Friday.  The results were excellent overall with some exceptional grades.  We are proud of each and every student who achieved her personal best.

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  • 27 Sep, 2019

September 27th

Maynooth University visited the school this week to inform the 6th years about the various courses available on campus.

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  • 20 Sep, 2019

September 20th

We are all very aware that Friday was an international day of Action against Climate Change. Loreto Balbriggan passionately supports the message delivered by the thousands of students who chose to march.

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  • 13 Sep, 2019

September 13th

On Tuesday we celebrated our Opening Year Mass. Thanks to Fr Dónal Toal who was the celebrant. The theme of the mass was ‘The future in our hands’.  Education is important in guiding us to be the best that we can be.

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  • 7 Sep, 2019

September 7th

The information evening for new incoming First Years will be held on Monday 9th of September. The meeting itself starts at 7.30pm, however students are invited along with their parents for a tour of the school.

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  • 30 Aug, 2019

News Roundup Aug 30

Congratulations to our Leaving Certificate students who were hugely successful in their results yesterday. Three students hit over the 600 point mark with over 25% scoring above 500 points .

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  • 14 Aug, 2018

Welcome Back

We would like to welcome staff and students  back to Loreto Balbriggan. There is a great energy around the school as students begin the new academic year. We look forward to a year full of achievement, success and above all joy.

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