Category Archives: School News

Mrs. O’Connor’s Retirement Mass

Today we said a fond farewell to  Mrs. Nora O’Connor who,  after many years of hard work and dedication is retiring from Holy Cross National School. To mark the occasion Monsignor Shine celebrated mass in our school hall. The mass … Continue reading

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School Fundraiser

The Parents’ Association would like to inform you that Holy Cross School has been chosen as one of the participants in the “Tesco Blue Tokens Community Fundraising Initiative”. We would be grateful if you could choose our school when donating … Continue reading

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Proclamation Day

We held a very special ceremony in school this morning to celebrate Proclamation Day / Lá Forógra. Monsignor Shine was our  guest of honour and he spoke to us about the importance of “belonging”. Mr. Kindlon reminded us of the … Continue reading

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Enrolment for September 2016

School enrolment forms for September 2016 are currently available  at the school office. Completed applications  must be returned by  12 noon on the 29th of February.

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Happy New Year

We look forward to welcoming all of our pupils back to school on Wednesday, 6th of January 2016.

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Tánaiste Visits Holy Cross N.S.

The Tánaiste Joan Burton visited our school today in the company of Ms Ciara Conway T.D., a past pupil. Our choir, under the stewardship of Mr. Eoin Power and Ms Claire Cully performed two carols in her honour. In between … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert Timetable

We are all so excited about our Christmas concert. We’ve been working really hard and can’t wait to perform for our families and friends on Friday, 18th of December. This year’s chosen charity is the “TYRE Project”. Donations can be … Continue reading

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Mayor’s Visit

Our mayor, Councillor Eamon Quinlan paid a visit to Holy Cross School today.  He came  to present certificates to those who had full attendance in the previous school year. As you can see from the pictures, lots of our pupils … Continue reading

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Commemorative Flag Presentation Ceremony

We had a very special ceremony in the school hall today. Two soldiers, one of whom was a past pupil presented our school with an Irish flag and a copy of the 1916 proclamation. The soldiers spoke to us about … Continue reading

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New School Calendar

School reopens for our pupils on Tuesday, 1st of September 2015. Our  calendar for the school year 2015 / 2016 is now available. It can be viewed via the tab titled “School Calendar” at the top of this page, or … Continue reading

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