Wellbeing Friendship Week – 25th-29th November 2019

The theme of this year’s Wellbeing Friendship Week is positive connections #LHSconnected. Our message is that positive connections help create a happy and enjoyable school environment. Activities focus on inclusion, respect, belonging, building positive relationships and responsible communication. There is a packed timetable of events. Today 1st years will enjoy a Friendship bracelet workshop in […]

100 Acre Fort! 🌲 🌳 🐻 🦉 🐰

So wherever I am, there’s always Pooh, There’s always Pooh and Me. “What would I do?” I said to Pooh, “If it wasn’t for you,” and Pooh said: “True” Down in the Hundred Acre Fort today amidst the green jumpers and fresh air from the Wicklow mountains, you might find a silly old bear and […]

National Parents Council: Post Primary Junior Cycle Survey

In 2012 the then Minister for Education, Mr Ruarí Quinn, released a ‘New Framework for Junior Cycle‘ in which was written: “The mission of the Department of Education and Skills (DES) is to enable learners to achieve their full potential and contribute to Ireland’s economic, social and cultural development. By placing students at the centre […]

Careers Night 2019

The annual Careers Night was held on Wednesday 20th November this year. Over 45 past pupils returned to talk to our current 5th and 6th year girls. We had a wide range of career options available. These included Business courses, Nursing, Midwifery, Pharmacy, Medicine, Sciences, Arts, Creative Arts, Theology, and many more. The hall hummed […]

Home Economics Cross-Curricular: Maths Week

Fourth Year Home Economics students were very busy planning their designs for maths week. They had to prepare, bake and decorate a cake with the theme ‘Maths’ They came up with some brilliant designs which were executed to a very high standard. Well done to all involved.