Latest School News

Senior Basketball Training

2018/09/24 13:00:19

Senior basketball training is on Wednesday this week from 3.20 to 4.30. It is very important that all players attend as there is an All Ireland cup match coming up on the 11th of October

TY Army Work Placement

2018/09/23 19:27:05

TYs please see the attached application form if you are interested in applying for work experience with the army at Sarsfield Barracks from 15-19 October. Due to high demand the school can only send four students. The TYs must fill out the attached application form and parental consent form (Hard copies of forms will be available in the library tomorrow). They must also include an A4 page detailing why they feel they should be selected and what they hope to gain from the experience. The forms must be submitted by Wednesday 26th September before 3:30pm. Forms can be given to the TY Coordinator or emailed to

School Closure Days

2018/09/21 12:46:02

School is closed for all students on Thursday 27th September, Junior Cycle Inservice for all Staff. School is also closed on Friday 28th September and Monday 1st October as per School Calendar. Study is available for all 3rd, 5th and 6th year students on these days from 9 am to 3.30 pm (no charge)

Laurel Hill FCJ Schools Advisory Council AGM

2018/09/21 12:37:30

Laurel Hill FCJ Schools Advisory Council AGM Wednesday 3rd October, 7.00pm Halla Bhríde. Guest Speaker Declan Coyle, Internationally renowned inspirational speaker and mentor on positive thinking.

Student Council 2018-2019

2018/09/19 13:51:09

Congratulations to all who were elected on to the Student Council 2018-2019. They are Ciara Marron, Ciara O’Flynn, Sophia Carroll, Orlaith Kelliher, Jude Bastianelli, Nicole Esson, Alice McKeon, Aoife Doyle, Amy Costello, Courtney McNamara, Fia Nolan, Ciara Connell, Hazel Costello and Maya Rooney. The girls had a great day getting to know each other over some team bonding exercises in UL Sport Adventure Centre. Click view gallery to see more photos.

2nd Year Italian Tour

2018/09/19 12:38:37

Parents of 2nd year students going on the Italian Tour are reminded that the final payment is now overdue. All parents are asked to please check their emails for the payment link and pay the balance due at your earliest possible convenience.

TY - Open Day at Pathology Dept

2018/09/19 12:17:01

There will be an open day for interested TY students in the pathology department of UL Hospital. Please see attachment for further details. Schools are limited to four students. Please inform the TY Coordinator if you are interested in attending.

Ploughing delayed

2018/09/18 21:41:51

The National Ploughing Association has announced that due to the passage of Storm Ali through the Midlands between 8am and 10am tomorrow Wednesday the 19th of September it will delay the opening until 11am. We will now depart from the school at 8:30am

TY Outdoor Pursuits

2018/09/18 09:50:03

Reminder to TYs that Outdoor Pursuits takes place from Tuesday 2/October to 5/October. Please submit information to the TY Coordinator on special dietary requirements, essential medical/ medicinal information or issues around water-based activities. This is required by Petersburg Outdoor Pursuits Centre. Information must be submitted by Tuesday at assembly. Please see the attachments RE: Activities List and What to Bring List. Thank you.

GAA Future Leaders

2018/09/17 17:02:07

Thanks to Eoghan, Colin and Steve for facilitating a workshop today on GAA Future Leaders with members of our staff. This is a new exciting TY module which covers aspects like Wellbeing, Performance Analysis, Nutrition, Journalism and Coaching/Refereeing. We are looking forward to rolling out this new initiative from the GAA and PDST.

TY Challenge Keeper Hill

2018/08/31 14:37:32

Well done to all of our TYs who successfully climbed Keeper Hill today as part of their induction week. Great accomplishment and great start to the year.

5th year Booklist 2018-2019

2018/08/30 12:30:05

5th year Booklist 2018-2019

Leaving Certificate Result 2018

2018/08/15 10:32:51

Congratulations to all our Leaving Certificate Student 2018

1st year Booklist 2018-2019

2018/08/14 11:47:54

1st year Booklist 2018-2019