Welcome to Laurel Hill Secondary School

Michael Cregan - Principal

Welcome to Laurel Hill Secondary School FCJ

The school community of Laurel Hill Secondary School F.C.J., would like to welcome you to our website. As you browse through it we hope you will get a good sense of who we are as a school in the 21st century. You will read about our history as a school run by the Sisters, Faithful Companions of Jesus, dating back to 1844, our love of sport, language, music and our outstanding academic achievement, which is fostered by a committed and talented staff.

Principal’s Address

Sierra Nevada 2019

2019/02/18 17:04:29

Great fun was had by all on this year's ski tour. The girls had a great week and made excellent progress on the slopes. All students are a credit to their families! Please see gallery for more photos


2019/02/15 17:01:12

Ms. Kinnerk’s 5th year chemistry class attended the launch for #Limerick4Engineering today in L.I.T. The girls got to hear talks from four inspirational women in STEM. A great day was had by all.

Ski Tour 2019

2019/02/15 16:41:58

A snapshot of the fun we have had over the last few days here in Sierra Nevada. Please see gallery for more photos

Junior Camogie Success

2019/01/29 15:28:19

Well done to the Junior Camogie team who had a great win today over Pres Thurles in difficult weather conditions. The final score was Laurel Hill 2-4 to Pres Thurles 1-1. The girls dominated the game from start to finish. They are now into the Munster Junior (u16.5) Shield Final. We wish our Senior team the best of luck in their match this Friday away to Pres Thurles. Hondhill!

TY Law Day

2019/01/25 11:40:07

TY Law Day will take place on Monday, January 28th 2019. Four practitioners will visit the school for the full day to provide students with an insight into the Irish Legal System. They will also share their expertise and knowledge with all classes before conducting mock trials with each group. For pupils who have a particular interest in this area, a mock trial competition will be held in mid- April in the Limerick Courthouse and presided over by Judge Tom O’Donnell. More information available at: www.transitionyearlaw.com

All Ireland Basketball Photos

2019/01/23 13:51:23

Pictures of yesterday’s All Ireland Finals are on the Inpho and Sportsfile websites. Please follow links below: https://inpho.ie/assignment/Eaatj0qw4WAIDR_HBkLlGQ..a?wosid=t5RMccRBRdPKV1b7JrjbvM&woinst=3&ts=03kUry-DckKLITFh1ib8tA..a https://www.sportsfile.com/more-images/1901158/

JC/LC Mock Exams Timetable

2019/01/22 18:02:43

Please see attached PDFs for provisional mock exams timetable for Junior Cycle and Senior Cycle students. Please note that the timetables may be subject to change. https://7c9ace7b80156894f6f1-51edfa190f449cdb42588485494c0c92.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/6581_20190122180113.pdf https://7c9ace7b80156894f6f1-51edfa190f449cdb42588485494c0c92.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/1362_20190122180120.pdf

First Year Camogie Training

2019/01/22 17:02:56

First Year camogie training in the gym on Wednesday, January 23rd at lunch. All players welcome to attend. Match v. Mungret fixed for Thursday, February 7th 2019.

For any parents who would like to watch the Basketball Finals live today

2019/01/22 10:42:05

Please follow the link below and then click on the YouTube link next to Laurel Hill https://www.basketballireland.ie/news-detail/10047543/

TY Concussion Workshops

2019/01/21 14:35:20

This coming Wednesday, January 23rd all TYs will have the opportunity to attend workshops on concussion. The workshops will be delivered by the Concussion Coach Team. The aim of these workshops is to provide pupils with the knowledge and confidence required to safely manage concussive injuries. Students will be divided into two groups (Patrick 4 & Amiens 4 / Loyola 4 & Victoire 4). Please see the below link for additional details and an informational video. www.concussioncoach.ie

Junior & Leaving Certificate Pre Fees

2019/01/18 12:45:50

Please be advised, your daughter has been given a letter today regarding the Leaving Cert. and Junior Cert Pre-fees. for your attention. https://7c9ace7b80156894f6f1-51edfa190f449cdb42588485494c0c92.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/5905_20190118121038.pdf

TY Forensic Workshops

2019/01/14 08:40:10

All TYs will take part in Forensic Workshops on Tuesday 15/January. The students will be divided up into two groups (Victoire 4/Amiens 4 and Patrick 4/Loyola 4). Please see attachment for more information regarding career opportunities in Forensic Science. https://7c9ace7b80156894f6f1-51edfa190f449cdb42588485494c0c92.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/9550_20190109124321.pdf


2019/01/07 20:01:45

1st Yr Parent Teacher Meeting Wed 9th Jan 4.15 - 6.45pm /5th Yr Parent Teacher Meeting Thur 17th Jan 4.15 - 6.45pm /2nd Yr Parent Teacher Meeting Wed 23rd Jan 4.15 - 6.45pm. School finishes each day at 2.50 - After School Study as normal each day.

REMINDER: Camogie Training (Thursday 3/1)

2019/01/03 11:37:32

Hi all. Happy New Year to you. We will have a camogie training session in UL Maguire‘s Field on Thursday 3/January at 12:30. (Maguire’s Field are the new Astro pitches at the far side of the athletics track.) Training is for all Juniors and Seniors. Please bring your gear and be prepared to go straight on to the pitch. Juniors have your Munster 1/4 final match v Midleton first day back at school. Will be great to get together for a session before that game. Thanks.