In December 2014 we were awarded the much-coveted Scoilnet Star Site Award. This award recognises schools that are embracing the web as a communication tool.
Winner of ‘Best New Garden’ category 2014
Winner of ‘Edible Garden’ category 2015
Winner of ‘Innovation & Creativity’ category 2016
Winner of ‘Most Improved Garden’ category 2017
Joint Winner of ‘Best Biodiversity Garden’ category 2018
The Health Promoting Schools programme supports schools to focus on health and wellbeing and involves all members of the school community. Under the guidance of the HSE, our students, teachers, parents and guardians are currently and actively involved in improving the health of everyone at Scoil Mhuire NS.
We regularly participate in fundraising ventures in aid of those less fortunate than ourselves. Some of our recent initiatives for 3rd World Projects and others include…
The Active School Flag (ASF) is a Department of Education and Skills initiative supported by Healthy Ireland. The award recognises schools that strive to achieve a physically educated and physically active school community. We have been extremely active during this 2018/19 school year and we hope to be acknowledged and designated an Active School by the end of this year. Check out our Active School tab or the following link for regular updates on our activities http://schullns.com/active-schools/
Currently our 6th class students are taking part in the Junior Entrepreneur programme. Our 4th and 5th class students took part in the programme last year during the 2017/18 school year and subsequently were awarded the Junior Entrepreneur Flag in June 2018 . This is a national programme which promotes entrepreneurship at primary school level.
Munster Champions; Girls 2008
We have a fantastic tradition and record here at Scoil Mhuire NS in Sciath na Scol Football, regularly competing in finals, winning many of them.