Mock Exam Timetable
Attached is the Junior Cycle Mock Exam Timetable for February 2020. Please read carefully.
Our Lady's College JCPA Awards. (Junior Cycle Profile Achievement)
Today students received their Junior Cycle awards. The results and achievements were excellent. Well done to the girls who achieved both in the classroom and outside the classroom.
Leaving Cert Mock Timetable
Attached is the Mock Exam timetable for Leaving Cert students. Please read carefully.
Greenhills chess team play well against St. Oliver's
Congratulations to our chess team who played chess against St. Olivers CC on Thursday. Although we lost 5-3, we had some nice wins by Peidi Li, Kasia Lorenc and Denise Ivare on the team proper and by Jane Chidume & Aoife Coombes on the subs. All students are welcome to join the chess club and if interested please contact Mr. Loughran. by
Success for Greenhills Students in Cross Country
20 of our students took part and performed superbly in miserable cross country conditions in Newtownstalaban. Gemma Delaney and Elí Ryan were first and second respectively in the minor race. Sarah Meite ran strongly to finish fourth in the junior race. Lily Cummins came fourth and `Ciara Reilly was sixth in the amalgamated intermediate/senior race. Well done to all who won medals and all who took part.
Poet Abby Oliveria visits Greenhills.
Learning the importance of empowering thoughts with Spoken Word artist and poet Abby Oliveria helping 2nd years prepare for their CBA @olcdrogheda @olivegroove @jctenglish
Badminton Marathon Pizza Party
Get orders and payment in weds or thurs at small break. Prices and options on noticeboard and Instagram.
Water Safety Ireland new term starting tomorrow Tuesday 14th at 7am in Aura Drogheda €55 for 8 weeks.
Car Raffle: Thanks for all your support to date. All students with tickets are encouraged to sell them and return to Mr Conway's office on Monday at 9pm. Any parents who has no tickets or who want to purchase a ticket please contact the school or purchase online https://pay.easypaymentsplus.com/feepay1v2.aspx?id=488
Thanks for the support.
Lunch Time Club for 1st & 2nd Year Students.
Lunch Time Club is on every Tuesday & Wednesday in Nano Nagle @ 1:00pm for all 1st and 2nd year students.
Lunch Time club will help students in the following ways:
1. Senior Students will be available to help 1st & 2nd years with their homework.
2. Location to meet and make new friends.
All 1st & 2nd year students are encouraged to attend.
Awards will be given out at the end of the year for the best attenders at Lunch Time Club.
Reminder - Curriculum Review Meeting for Parents
Our Lady’s is undertaking a Curriculum Review. This involves looking at the subjects we offer, when and how subject choices are made and the structure of the school day. We are looking at what works well and changes that could be made.
We feel it is very important to collect the opinions of our students, staff, and parents. The opinions of all will be considered.
In this regard we are inviting you to a meeting in the school on Wednesday 8th January at 8pm to give your opinion on the issues mentioned above.
If you wish to be involved, please complete the form https://forms.gle/6cbZTXSWwc1D8sJc9 by 5pm on Tue 7th Jan. All are welcome. You will not be asked to speak to the group, all information will be collected on paper.
Curriculum Review Committee
Greenhills Original Carol
Our Lady's College Greenhills have produced their very own Christmas Carol titled " This Christmas Time". Its available to download on spotify or on Apple Music.
Link below .
Hi All. Attached is the Christmas Newsletter. Many thanks to all who contributed to the newsletter. The newsletter offers a flavour of the activities in our school from August to December.
Enjoy the read and may we take this opportunity to wish you all a happy and peaceful Christmas.
Car on Display
The Toyota Yaris has been moved to near the main entrance to show ticket holders what they might win, or 18 000 euro in cash, if they buy a 25 euro ticket from ourladys.ie
Please support our drive to improve our sports facilities, including building an Astro playing pitch.
Monster Raffle (1st prize a Toyota Yaris)
We are asking all parents to support the raffle in the best way you can. That could mean buying a ticket or indeed selling a book of 5 tickets. Please read the attached letter and also view the flyer for further details. The tickets make ideal Christmas presents and can be bought online at ourladys.ie. Thank you for the support.
School will finish at 12 noon on Friday 20th December for the Christmas Holidays. Thank You.
Ideal Christmas Present
New Car for the New Year. You now have a chance to win a new car or buy a friend a ticket to win a car and many other prizes.
Tickets are on sale in the school from Monday onwards. All proceeds go towards the development of our Astro Pitch.
There will be a meeting on Wednesday the 11th of December at 7.30 pm in the school library. This is an information meeting for the parents of students travelling.
5th Year Zeeko (Anti-Bullying Survey)
All 5th years recently had an anti-bullying workshop with Zeeko. The school would like some feedback on the talks.
Please fill in the survey by clicking on the link below.
Thank you for your time.
Green Schools Survey
Take my survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WDSDT8H
The Green-Schools Committee is carrying out an environmental review survey of litter and waste in the school.
We would appreciate it if you took two minutes to complete the following short survey.
Thanking you in advance for your support.
The Green-Schools Committee
Early finish on Tuesday 10th December
School will close at 12.45 pm on Tuesday 10th December to facilitate curriculum review. Thank you
1. School closed tomorrow (Friday) for students to facilitate a staff training day for all teachers.
2. School will finish @ 3:30pm on Tuesday 3rd December to facilitate the 2nd year & TY Parent Teacher Meeting.
Cash for Clobber
A huge thank you to all the families who brought in clothes over the last couple of weeks . Close to 900 kilograms of clothes were donated and nearly €400 raised for the Sports Development Fund. A huge thank you to all parents and students.
Transition Year Parent Teacher Meeting
The Transition Year Parent Teacher Meeting will take place on Tuesday 3rd December from 4.15 to 6.45.
Information Meeting and Parent Teacher Meeting 2nd Years
There will be an information meeting for 2nd year parents about Classroom Based Assessments on Tuesday 3rd December at 3.45 in the Library. Following this the Parent Teacher Meeting starts at 4.15 until 6.45.
Final Chance for a clear out before Christmas. Bags of clothes can be dropped into the office on Monday or Tuesday next week. The following can be placed in the bags. Bags were also given to students during the week.
Men’s, Ladies and Children’s clothing
Please see letter attached for further details.