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St Brigid's Secondary School Killarney

Ski Trip for Second Year Students

Information for second year parents regarding the ski trip to Italy is available below: 

Ski Trip


 

Leap Card Application Form

St. Brigid's Presentation Parents' Council are facilitating the processing of Leap Card applications for all students in the school next Tuesday morning 20th November 2018. If students wish to get a leap card, please complete the attached application form (also available in school) and bring it in next Tuesday morning along with €11. The leap card application costs €7 and €4 for the passport photos. (If you already have suitable passport photos, you can use them and in this case it would cost €7). There will be a photographer in the school next Tuesday morning to take the pictures. No application can be made on behalf of students unless they have the application form fully completed and accompanied by the appropriate fee. All applications will be processed next Tuesday 20th November.


Leap Application Form

 

Third Year Students attend talk with Breda Joy

On Friday last, November 8th, author and journalist Breda Joy from Killarney kindly visited all our Third Year students and spoke to them about the process of creating writing. 


   

TYs attend Food Academy in Listowel

Recently the Transition Years attended the food academy at the Listowel Food Fair. The day was jam packed with talks on healthy eating from nutritionists Sid Sheehan and Sarah Nealon, cookery demonstrations, food tastings and Zumba. Minister Brendan Griffin spoke about the importance and shared his personal weight loss journey. The girls also met former Minister Jimmy Deenihan. A very enjoyable day was had by all. 


 

TY Visit to Munster Driving Campus

Recently the Transition Years visited the Munster Driving Campus in Mallow. The girls got an opportunity to learn the rules of the road, do a mock theory test, change a wheel and drive around the driving track with an instructor. The day was highly interactive and informative and all of the girls thoroughly enjoyed it!


   

PARENTS’ COUNCIL MEETING

Date: Monday 12th November 2018

Time: 7.30 p.m.

Venue: St. Brigid’s Presentation Secondary School


Agenda:

Board of Management Meeting – Agreed Report.

Review of TY Admissions Policy.

Review of LGBT+ Policy.

Green Schools Committee – proposal to ban single-use plastic bottles from January 2019. 

6th Year students – fridge for use by students doing study?

Leap cards for students.

Ideas for enhancing communication.

Promotion of the Parent’s Council & increased participation of same.

Plan for the year: dates of meetings, fundraising, activities, speakers, areas of interest etc.

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Trip to Paris

Pictured below are a group of Fifth Yr and TY students who recently enjoyed a trip to Paris: