Congratulations to all the girls who competed last Friday in Ower Equestrian. Novice team was placed third while Ava,Anna,Isabel and Karly secured individual placings . Well done girls. Attention now turns to our Salerno show which will take place next Sunday in Duffys Equestrian. Best of luck to all .
Reschedule: Sr. Maria's talk for 1st Year Parents
Due to unforeseen circumstances the First Year Parents' Talk due to take place in Salerno tomorrow, Tuesday, is postponed until the following Tuesday, March 3rd. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Reminder: Application forms for Transition Year September 2020 are due back into the office by Wednesday 26th February.
5th Year Subject Choice Forms
A reminder to parents of students going into 5th year in September 2020, that subject choice forms must be returned to Ms Donnellan by Wednesday the 26th of February. Thank you.
Reminder: 1st Year Talk
Just a reminder that Sr. Maria's Talk for 1st Year Parents is on Tuesday 25th February at 7.30pm sharp.
Salerno Golf Classic 2020
Galway Golf Club - Friday 3rd April. Please see attached poster for details. https://c4a8beab431d53bf4a4b-355874e6fb3839f611697a8f3f48c1ad.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/8019_20200212091117.pdf https://c4a8beab431d53bf4a4b-355874e6fb3839f611697a8f3f48c1ad.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/4557_20200212091114.pdf
Reminder - 5th Year Students only
Class for all 5th Years on Thursday 13th February until 12.30. 5th Years do not have to wear their uniform. 5th Year Students not going on the tour will finish class at 12.30 on the Thursday and have a day off on Friday 14th February.
Brilliant at bridge
A wonderful achievement by one of our 3rd year students, Isabel Burke, who has been selected to represent Ireland for the Junior Home Internationals (Camrose). Isabel will play in Wales with her partner during the weekend of Feb 14th-16th next. We wish them the very best of luck.
Public Speaking NUIG
Congratulations to Ms O'Donoghue and the 2nd Year team of Public Speakers who came 2nd out of 8 schools participating in the Women Graduates' Association NUIG, Public Speaking Competition. Pictured, Margaret O’Dwyer, Una O’Donoghue, Poppy Wynne, Bronagh O’Flaherty and Laoise Finnerty.
Reminder: Monday 10th February
Just a reminder that there is no school for students on Monday 10th February . Staff attending training day.
Student Council - Climate Change Debate
Members of the Salerno Student Council and a cross section of students spent their day off in St Endas attending a debate on climate change with local candidates of the main political parties. Questions were posed on the topic of climate change (or lack there of) in manifestos, traffic and sustainability in Galway, marine and agricultural policy reform. The day was very informative and enjoyed by all.
1st and 2nd year Basketball
Well done to our first year and second year basketball teams that defeated St Endas today in their opening rounds of the league fixtures. Well done to all involved.
No Parking on School Premises
We wish to remind parents that they are not permitted to drive their car onto school premises. Please do not park on the premises to wait for your daughter. This poses a health and Safety risk and we would ask for your support in this matter.
Wednesday 29th January
School will finish at 2.40pm tomorrow, Wednesday 29th January to facilitate a staff meeting.
3rd Year / TY Meeting - Wednesday 29th January
Just a reminder of the Subject choice / Transition Year Information Evening on Wednesday 29th January for 3rd Year and TY parents. Tea/Coffee at 6.30pm. Talk at 7.00pm sharp as per email sent on the 16th January.
Madra & Transition Year Students
Round of 'appaws' for our TYs who spent some time helping out in Madra today. They're all barking mad!
COPE Swim 2019
Student Council members presenting Lynia from COPE Galway with a cheque for the funds raised from the 2019 Christmas Day swim.
Reminder: Thursday 23rd January
Just a reminder that school will finish at 3.05pm tomorrow Thursday 23rd January due to the 1st Year Parent Teacher Meeting.
TY & 5th Year French students enjoying a French Singing in Schools workshop with professional French singer Caroline Moreau.
Griffin Cup Final January 2020
Attached are pictures from the U16 Hockey finals on Monday 2020. The Salerno Hockey team Vs the Jes. Salerno took home the Griffen Cup. Well done ladies.
TY Trip - Wednesday 15th January
The TY's trip saw them exploring two of their favourite things: Sports and Chocolate!. The Dublin sun was shining as the girls toured Croke Park and the Butler's Chocolate factory. In keeping with the TY theme, Ms Heneghan met one of her Heroes.
Reminder: Wednesday 15th January
Just a reminder that school will finish at 3.05pm tomorrow Wednesday 15th January due to the 2nd Year Parent Teacher Meeting.
Galway Advertiser Art competition
Congratulations to Aibhín McDonald 3rd Year student on her recognition by the Galway Advertiser in their Christmas Art competition on climate change. Well done Aibhín.
In the interest of safety due to adverse weather conditions, after school study is cancelled today.
Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s), due to the adverse weather conditions students have been advised to stay in school for lunchtime today. Any student who chooses to leave the school premises does so at her own risk. Thank you
5th Years Vs Leaving Certs Christmas Quiz Dec 2019
After being defeated for the past two years, the Leaving Certs finally regained the title of Christmas Table Quiz Winners 2019. The winning team were Megan Keane, Doireann McCabe, Emma Burke and Ella Maloney, pictured with their proud Year Head, Miss Dunleavy
Past Vs Present Pupils - Hockey 2019
A small group of past & present pupils turned up for the annual hockey match on St Stephen's day in Dangan. The Past pupils won 10 - 7 for the first time in a few years. Sheila Holland was there to present the Holland trophy to Gillian Moran who captained the Past team. Great fun was had by all and the weather was very kind to us
COPE Swim 2019
Some photos of Ms Young, The Salerno Student Council and other students taking part in the COPE Christmas Day Swim. Thank you to those who took part, supported us and who have donated! It’s not too late to sponsor us: https://christmas-swim-2019.everydayhero.com/ie/salerno-christmas-day-swim-for-cope-galway