Deputy principal Ms M.A Fogarty photographed with Laura O'Donnell, Bernadette O'Meara, Mary Sinnott, Catherine Ryan and Laura Kiely.
Thanks very much to all the members of our Patrician Presentation Secondary School community who helped with our fundraiser for extra-curricular activities over last weekend. We are very grateful to the management and staff of Dunnes Stores in the Oakville Shopping Centre for supporting us, and to all the members of the public who contributed over the weekend.
Successful Study Week
Thanks to Mr McGree for organising a very successful Study Week in the school from October 1 to 5. All the Year Groups had a Study Workshop and individual subject teachers gave the pupils study techniques for their own subject areas.
Third Year School Retreat
All Third Students took part in a school retreat last Thursday, organised and facilitated by Ms Maher who is qualified to give retreats having done a Shekinah Course.
The Shekinagh Course focuses on youth retreat facilitation skills and is for anyone who is interested in the spiritual and human development of young people. The school thanks Ms Maher most sincerely for all her work each year with the retreats. Thanks also to Fr. Iggy O’Donovan OSA for celebrating Mass with the students at the end of the Third Year retreat.
TY visit to the Escape Room Activity
The TY students will take part in an Escape Room activity in Waterford next Thursday, October 11. The activity is being organised by Mr Walsh, TY Co-ordinator. It is an ‘escape’ physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles.