Physical Activity

28th June 2018

Our Active Flag Success!

We are so delighted to annouce that after all our hard work this year we were awarded the Active Schools Flag!  We held a flag raising ceremony on Tuesday, 26th June to celebrate this wonderful achievement.  Chris Crummey, captain of […]
8th June 2018

Active School Committee

8th June 2018

Boys who cycle

8th June 2018

Yard Monitors

7th June 2018

Hurling in St Mary’s BNS

7th June 2018

Healthy Eating

7th June 2018

Whole School Running Initiative

We are very lucky at St. Marys to have such spacious grounds so we aim to get our whole school out running. The senior classes have been attending cross country training since September so they have been challenged to run […]
31st May 2018

Boys coaching boys!

31st May 2018

Treat Free Rewards

31st May 2018

Active Staff

31st May 2018

An Haka Gaelach

31st May 2018

5th & 6th Soccer League

31st May 2018

CBS Blitz Winners!

Huge congratulations to our Gaeilic football teams who competed in and won the Coláiste Phádraig CBS Primary Schools Gaelic Football Blitz!  Thank you to Mr. Reynolds and Mr. Dineen for their hard work with the boys.  We are delighted to […]
30th May 2018

Santry Success!

30th May 2018

Active Zone on Yard

30th May 2018

Active Flag Committee

Active Flag Committee Here are the members of the schools Active School Committee. Our aim is to promote healthy and active living in our school, and to earn the Active School Flag for our school. The members of the committee […]
24th May 2018

Welcome to the Physical Activity page

22nd May 2018

Hockey Success!

22nd May 2018

St. Mary’s Walking Club!

Our walking club started in September 2015 with 9 walkers on our first walk. We now have 14 walkers. We meet up on the 2nd Thursday of each month. During the Spring/Summer evenings we venture out on away walks, which […]
11th May 2018

St Mary’s Athletics

Athletics is offered to all boys from 3rd to 6th class. Over 70 boys started training in September and which runs until May. They focus on building up fitness levels, learning new skills (Cross country running, relay, sprints, long distance […]
9th May 2018

St. Mary’s Fittest Family

9th May 2018

School Improvements

Our school thought about how we could make improvements to the yard area and it was decided that an athletics track would be beneficial to both the boys training for Santry and cross-country. Not only do these boys get great […]
12th April 2018

Snowball fight!

The fifth class boys seized an opportunity to play in the snow during the cold weather recently!  They went outside and enjoyed a snowball fight!!
8th March 2018

Cycling Workshop in 5th!

21st February 2018

Dancing the Macarena and Cha Cha Slide in 2nd & 4th!

21st February 2018

Fourth Class Outdoor and Adventure

Our Outdoor and Adventure activities brought us to St. Catherine’s Park in December.  We had great fun climbing trees, having races, playing tip the can and jumping off logs!
14th February 2018

Drop Everything and Dance!

9th February 2018

Competition Winners

The Active Flag poster competition winners got their lucky hands on a range of prizes to help them to continue to stay active! Well done boys!
9th February 2018

Our Yoga Moves!

8th February 2018

Get Active Posters

8th February 2018

Ms Geraghty’s Class Hurling

Ms. Geraghty’s Senior Infants having some fun in the sun when doing their hurling training!
27th January 2018

Celtic Adventures Active Days!

A huge thank you goes to the team from Celtic Adventures who entertained all the boys last Thursday and Friday by providing a range of activites, sports and co-operative games.  Every boy in the school took part in three hours […]
21st December 2017

Santa Dash!

Our Active Flag Committee organised a very successful Santa Dash today! The idea was to get entire school moving and enjoying activity while at the same time raising money for St. Vincent de Paul.  All of the boys made a […]
20th November 2017

Active Flag Notice Board

Check out our Active Flag noticeboard beside the staffroom for more information on what we are doing each month.
27th October 2017

Hallowe’en 9@9!

The 9@9 continued this week with a spooky theme! All the songs had a Hallowe’en theme as the boys, dressed up in their Hallowe’en costumes, got active in the yards!  It was a wonderful sight seeing lots of superheroes, monsters […]
27th October 2017

Division 1 Football Final

Hard luck to our footballers who reached the division 1 football final and had the honour of playing in Croke Park.  The lads showed great spirit against St. Mary’s Rathfarnham and we are all very proud of them.
20th October 2017

Active Flag 9@9!

Today we began our “9@9” initiative for our Active Flag Campaign.  Music blasted through the yards this morning at 9am and the teachers, children and parents joined in following our guided exercises which included jumping jacks, jump twists and air […]