FAI PRIMARY 5’s COMPETITION

Well done to the boys who represented our school today in FAI Primary 5-A-Side competition in DKIT Sport. Run by the FAI and Mick Neville, today was as always a thoroughly enjoyable day. The boys were excellent both on and off the pitch. The added bonus was one team topping their group and making it…

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Dundalk Credit Union Quiz Teams

A big congratulations to our two Quiz teams who took part in the Dundalk Credit Union quiz this evening. Both of these fantastic team did the school very proud. One team came back with an amazing score of 94/100, only to be pipped to first place with a tie-break decider to eventual winners, Knockbridge NS.…

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Safer Internet Day 2024

Here in St Malachy’s, internet safety is very important for our pupils, staff, parents and the wider community. On Safer Internet Day 2024, the whole school took part in SPHE lessons for each class level, these included the importance of being safe online, our digital footprint, ensuring you do not share any personal information and…

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St Brigid’s Day 2024

This past few days we have been celebrating St Brigid’s day across our school in many different forms. During our January seeembly, our 4th class had made St Brigid’s crosses with reeds kindly donated by Mr Paddy Carroll. This these classes visit Louth County Museum to learn about the life of St Brigid in Faughart,…

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6th Classes visit Leinster House

Today, our two 6th classes had the privilage and honourt of visiting Leinster House, the home of Ireland’s Parliamentary offices. A big thanks to local Senator John Mc Gahon, whom organised the visit and addressed the classes alongside another local politician, Ruairí Ó Mhurchú. The trip included a visit to the History Museum before meeting…

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January Assembly 2024

This afternoon, we held a full school assembly in which we brought Catholic Schools week to a conclusion and mentioned forthcoming events such as St Brigid’s Day. It was a lovely assembly with Fr David saying a few words about our hero – Jesus who always sticks by us no matter what. We sang our…

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Catholic Schools Week 2024

The theme for Catholic schools week 2024 was Communities of Service. Throughout this week we had a number of events such as our daily prayer and ‘Thought for the day’ presented by each class group. Fr David Barrins OP took the time as he always does, to visit classes and had a chat with our…

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Dominican Prior Provincial Visit

This week we were extremely grateful to have the Dominican Prior Provincial Visit our school. Brother John Martin Harris, OP was elected Prior Provincial of the Irish Province of the Dominican on 4 August 2021. This was the first time we had a visit from the provincial in some time and it was a great…

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Friary World Cup Finals

Our World Cup competition was enjoyed so much on the World Cup year that it has now become somewhat of an annual event. The Friary World Cup gives an opportunity for pupils not only to play alongside their class mates but also those in other classes. Our 6th classes constructed World Cups using Pringles cartons…

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Simon Community Food Collection

A huge thank you to everyone who donated to our Christmas Simon Food appeal. We were blown away by the level of food donated and we are very proud of the work carried out by our school to help people less fortunate in our community. A big thanks to our student council who helped to…

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