Virgin Mary Girls' National School
Welcome to Virgin Mary Girls' National School, a warm and friendly school where pupils feel happy, secure, challenged and valued, and where the exciting journey to becoming a life-long learner begins.
We aim to make a difference by working in partnership with families, and the wider community to cultivate a love of life and learning in all our children.
We strive to make learning fun and a natural part of life for our children. We want children to become confident and independent learners with inquiring minds, and develop as individuals to their full potential; therefore, we expect them to give their best in all that they do.
We believe that children should be encouraged to develop positive, caring attitudes towards themselves, each other and the wider community of which they are part. We work together to create a school where positive behaviour is encouraged, and all are treated with respect, understanding and sensitivity.
Staff, children, parents are all proud to be part of our school. We are committed to improving standards through promoting high expectations, and seek to build on what we do well in our quest for continuous improvement.
Our website offers only an introduction to the experience we offer girls at Virgin Mary Girls' National School. Therefore, we would like to extend a warm invitation to both you and your daughter to visit our school and see the children at work and play for yourselves.
We look forward to welcoming you to Virgin Mary Girls' National School.
CYBER SAFETY WEEK
Parents and Guardians are reminded that all children and adults who travel to school on bicycles, scooters, flickers etc. MUST dismount at the school gate and WALK into the school yard to the bicycle racks.
School Starting Time is 8.50am
On wet days, please ensure that your daughter is not on the yard before 8.50am.
Children are under direct supervision from 8.50am every day (excluding school tours where different time schedules may be in operation).
If you change your phone number or home address during the year, please let the office know as soon as possible. It is very important that we can contact you during the school year.
A big thank you to all for making our Winter Fair such a wonderful success again this year.
On to the final!!
Virgin Mary Girl's produce another fantastic result and progress onto the final in Croke Park.
Virgin Mary Girls’ roll on to the semi finals with a convincing win of 5-2 to 0-0. Winning has become a habit with the football team onward we march.
First win for Football team.
Virgin Mary Girls' School are proud to be taking part in the 'Food Dudes' programme, which promotes healthy eating for a healthier lifestyle.
Well done to everyone who particpated in this years sports day. We took part in lots of fun activities including the parachute, egg and spoon race, three legged race, a bouncy castle and much more. A massive thank you to Ms. Shaughnessy for organising the event
RSA - Safe Cross Code
Please watch our wonderful video & share it with our family and friends.
Book & Tour
Thank you to all who have paid/started to pay your Book & Tour money. Remember you can pay weekly or monthly, in installments, any day in the school office.
For more information go to :
'Home' 'Book Rental'.
Pupils will not be allowed to go on the ‘Big Tour’ unless all money is paid.
Attendance Awards - June 2018
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Garda Station Visit - October 2017
Green School Flag - June 2018