on 03/06/2020

Young Economist of the Year Award

On the last day of school the 5th year Economics class heard that they had achieved Silver and Bronze medals in the YEOTY competition!

on 15/05/2020

Friend In Me Bank!

Well done to our Build A Bank team of Eimear Mc Keown, Eva Hogan, Triona Ryan, Laura Killen, Saoirse Keating and Shauna Burke, who received a Specialism award in the Build A Bank competition to day.

on 01/05/2020

Tadpole update

Due to popular demand a little update on the well being of our tadpoles.

on 21/04/2020

Transport Flag Awarded to Loreto Clonmel

Congratulations to the Greenschools Committee on being awarded the transport flag. The transport flag is the fourth key theme in Greenschools the Committee have achieved a flag in. These students have worked diligently throughout the year to promote sustainable travel. The committee organised events such as a walk to school on Wednesday and a talk was given to all year groups on road safety. Dolores and Ms.Mullins would like to thank both staff and students for their participation and support throughout the year. As a school community we are very proud of what the Greenschool Committee has achieved. Well done all.

on 31/03/2020

Internet Safety Advice

Our TY Internet Safety Ambassadors and their helpers want to give everyone advice while we are on lockdown & learning from home.

on 14/03/2020

HSE Advisory Note on Mental Health

At this challenging and anxious time, we must remember to take care of our mental health. Please take the time to read and share this information from the HSE Psychology Services Team on how to manage our worries at this difficult time.

on 13/03/2020

Tadpole Tots

Tadpoles swim using their sword-like tail. They feed on algae and pondweed.

on 13/03/2020

Advice for School Closure

The following message comes directly from Dr Muireann Ní Chronín Paediatric Consultant in Cork University Maternity Hospital.

on 11/03/2020

Yummy Jelly

At two days old the mouth, eyes and gills are formed.

on 10/03/2020

Teach Meet

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Teach Meet on the 10th of March, there was great sharing of Active Learning Methodologies from Teachers using them with Teachers hoping to try them out!

on 09/03/2020

Tadpoles are hatching

As it is nice and warm in our Biology Lab our tadpoleshatched after only a week.

on 07/03/2020

Junk Kouture Regional Final

Well done to the ‘Message In a Bottle’ TY team of Kerri Tarleton, Triona Ryan & Tara McGrath who competed at the Junk Kouture Regional Final in Limerick on Friday 6th of March.

on 06/03/2020

Fabulous Frogs

Frogspawn rescued from a temporary pond which dried up.

on 05/03/2020

Senior B Hockey

Our Senior B Hockey team came out on top in their first senior cup game of the year on Tuesday,4th March,versus Laurel Hill. It was very tense game with a score line of 2-2 at the final whistle, therefore forcing us into shuttles to decide the winners. The girls regained composure after ending the shuttles with 3 each, to enter sudden death, finally coming out on top 2-1. They now look forward to their next battle in two weeks.

on 04/03/2020

All Ireland Semi Final

Our Senior football team are preparing for their All Ireland Semi Final! Please come along to cheer them on against Coláiste Bhaile Chláir, Galway

Secretary Parents Association on 04/03/2020

Free Irish Sign Lanuguage Course

Are you a parent or grandparent of a Loreto Student that has always wanted to know more and understand how to sign the basics. If yes then why not be part of the upcoming TY Sign Language Course that is taking place each Friday for six weeks. This is free of charge and is a great way to get a better understanding of signing. Please contact TY Coordinator micheleculliton@loretoclonmel.ie to sign up.

on 04/03/2020

TY Road Safety Day

On Tuesday 4th March the Loreto TY's along with the Presentation TY's were given a Road Safety workshop in Rockwell by An Garda Síochána.

on 03/03/2020

Fairtrade Day

Today N. Íde helped to run a Fairtrade day at break time. As part of Fairtrade Fortnight, the aim of today's event, was to highlight the availability of Fairtrade goods in local supermarkets & shops. There was plenty to choose from with the generous help of Dunnes Stores, Lidl, SuperValu, Marks and Spencer's, Tesco & Martin's Fruit and Veg. Student's had a selection of fruit, chocloate, biscuits, tea & coffee to taste.

on 01/03/2020

Fairtrade Fortnight

As part of Fairtrade fortnight we are running a poster competition. The theme of the poster is on Cocoa. The chocolate that we consume in Ireland is produced in countries by farmers who never receive the income their efforts deserve. This has a negetive effect on farmers long term development. Women in particular suffer from the unfair growing of cocoa & production of chocolate.

on 01/03/2020

EYP - Munster Region

Well done to everyone who participated in Munster EYP which was on during 28 February-1 March. Loreto was represented by TY's Aislinn and Ria.