School News

Upcoming School Closures

School will be closed on Wednesday June 1st for staff training. We will then also be closed from Friday 3rd to Wednesday 8th June. Reopening on Thursday 9th June at 8:50 a.m. 

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School closure Tuesday 7th of December

Due to Storm Barra, we have been issues with a notice to close the school Tuesday December 7th

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Anti-Bullying Week Poster Winner

A big congratulations to Bradley who won our Anti-Bullying week poster competition and made it on to the Rainbow of Success. He came up with the brilliant slogan of, “People should be like odd socks…Because you shouldn’t treat one different from the other”.

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October Mid-Term Break

Just a reminder that we will close at 2.30 p.m. on Friday, 22nd October, for our mid-term break. We will re-open on Monday, 1st November, at 8.50a.m. We hope you all have a safe and enjoyable break. 

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Communion and Confirmation Dates

Communion dates and times: Ms. Doherty’s 4th class – 18th September at 10 a.m. Ms. Rossiter’s 3rd class – 25th September at 10 a.m. Mr. Bolger’s 3rd Class – 25th September at 12 noon.  For these Communion ceremonies 4 adults per child are allowed to attend as well as all children under 12. Confirmation date […]

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Dublin City Council wants to hear from you!

Dublin City Council are looking for our young people’s opinions in relation to the development of outdoor teen spaces. The survey opens on September 8th and you could be in with a chance of winning a Just Eat voucher just for giving your opinion.

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Welcome back to all our students. We are so happy to see you all and we can’t wait to get know all our new 3rd class pupils.

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Return to school

We return to school on Tuesday August 31st at 8.50am to 2.30pm.  You can leave your children at either the purple gate in the lane or the green gate on St Helena’s Road.  We ask that children bring their pencil case with them on Monday and this remains in school.  No school bags again this […]

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Graduation Class of 2021

          Congratulations to the 6th class children who will be graduating from St. Malachys MNS this year. You should all be very proud of yourselves after a difficult time of learning from home and adapting to big changes in school. Well done! We wish you all the best of luck in […]

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Attendance awards for Term 1 2020 – 2021

Big congratulations to the following children for having 100% attendance from September to December.

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St. Malachy’s MNS end of term e-letter

We are pleased to show you a selection all the fantastic work the children of St. Malachy’s MNS have produced this year.  We wish all the children, parents and the community of Rivermount a very happy Christmas. St Malachy’s e-letter

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Science Week 2020

Great fun was had in St. Malachys this week with the fun experiments kindly organised by Ms. Sherlock, Ms. Mc Nulty and Ms Carmichael.  The theme this year was sustainability We made e-cars, examined germs on spuds, looked at sustainable homes – to name a few!  

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Fire Safety Competition winners

Congratulations to Nicholas and Emilia who won the Fire Safety Competition.  Great effort  was made by all the children and it was a very hard decision to make.   Congratulations to the runners up  

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Retirement of Ms. Mc Grath, Ms. Mc Cormack, Ms. Burke

In the last week we have had to say goodbye to two legendary figures in our school Ms Burke and Ms McCormack.  We also said goodbye to Ms. Mc Grath in June. With a nearly combined 120 years service in the school of St Malachys we have been lucky to have three such stalwarts. Their […]

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Seesaw for Parents Webinar

We are delighted to announce a repeat Seesaw for Parents webinar on Thursday 24th of September from 8.30 -9.30pm. We received extremely positive feedback from our first parent webinar last week with over 400 parents in attendance.    We would be very grateful if you could let the parents in your school know about this upcoming webinar. […]

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Consent form for remote learning through Seesaw

Dear Parents: This school year our class will be using Seesaw (http://seesaw.me), a secure online journal where students can document and reflect on what they are learning in class. Your child will be able to add the things we work on (including photos, videos, worksheets, drawings and voice recordings) to their Seesaw journal and we […]

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Back to school advice from the Department of Education and Skills

Letter from Minister Norma Foley to Principals

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Information for parents from the HSE

Information from HSE for parents

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Advice for parents during COVID19

Advice for parents EN

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6th class confirmation

The 6th class of 2020 made their confirmation on Saturday 22nd of August.   Thanks to all the staff who were involved in ensuring such a special day for the children, particularly under such exceptional circumstances. Many thanks for the huge effort made by Ms. Hamill and Ms. Mc Nulty.   Thanks to Ms. Burke for arranging […]

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