SEAI One Good Idea Campagin
SEAI One Good Idea campaign video for Salerno Secondary School's Green Monopoly board game. The board game teaches children from the ages of 7-9 about how to protect their environment in the choices they make during their daily routines such as conserving water when brushing their teeth. The video is now live on: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuumdKzxHP6hMerVhdJP3Qg
Pope John Paull II Award Students
A group of Salerno Secondary School students who are taking part in the Pope John Paul II Award. The girls received their training as Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist in the Pastoral Centre, Newtownsmith recently. Back Row Left to Right: Ailbhe Murphy, Ruth Scarry, Molly Hynes, Katie O’Keefe, Ruth Heffernan, Alannah Keane, Eimear Walsh. Front Row Left to Right: Sarah Maguire, Elizabeth McKenna, Lauren Heapes, Aoife Campbell, Grace Joyce. Missing from Photo: Lucy Keady.
Maths & Physics Competition
Salerno Secondary School: Congratulations to Laura Cassidy, Ellen Kennedy, Judith Sohn and Saoirse Philpott and their teachers, Jane Keenan and Mark Halton, who came first place in the Western Region problem solving competition in Maths and Physics. The competition took place in NUI Galway on Thursday 24th January. This is the first time that an all female team has won this regional round. The students will compete in the national final taking place in Athlone in March.
TY's and Scoil Ide
Transition Year students invited 3rd class pupils from Scoil Ide to participate in a fun PE class last week.
Criminal Courts Dublin
On Monday last TY Red has their trip to the Criminal Courts and the Four Courts in Dublin. They met with a barrister who explained his career path and the mechanics of the Irish justice system. TY Red also took part in a mock trial. Their acting skills from the musical came in handy here! The jury decided the defendant was guilty and the judge handed down a fine.
1st & 2nd Year Basketball
Our first day out ended with success for both our 1st and 2nd year teams against St. Endas 1st Year Girls A vs. St. Enda's Salerno 28 - Endas 27 2nd Year Girls A vs. St. Endas Salerno 37 - Endas 28
Lets Get Physical 2019
Invitation to Parents
The Le Chéile Schools Trust would like to invite two Parents to its annual conference. This year the Trust celebrates its 10th Anniversary and the theme is ‘Welcome, Wisdom and Witness’. The Conference takes place on the 8th February in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone. The day begins at 9am and lunch is at 2pm. Le Chéile schools from all over the country participate and representatives from the student, parent and staff bodies will take part. Travel expenses will be paid. This is a wonderful opportunity to engage with the ethos of Le Chéile schools. It promises to be a very enjoyable and worthwhile day. Please email email@example.com if you would be interested in attending.
HEAR and DARE Information Evenings
Our thoughts and prayers this week are with Sr. Gerarda and her family on the passing of their beloved mother, Mary. May her gentle soul rest in peace. Funeral arrangements on www.rip.ie
Thursday 21st December 2018
U16A Connacht Cup final (Griffin Cup) Salerno 2 - 0 Jes Our U16A hockey squad completed a league and cup double with a 2-0 victory over fellow Galway City school, Jes. The victory completed a fantastic end to the season for the squad where they have gone won all of their matches in Connacht. Squad: Ella Harte (GK), Grace Kavanagh (GK), Kate Henry (Capt), Emily Butler, Emma Dillon, Eabha Mannion, Sinead Burke, Ailish McDonnell, Leah Ruane, Anna Costelo, Ciara Dunne, Amy Keenan, Ailbhe Folan, Sorcha McGinley, Aisling Walsh, Isabelle Howard, Joanne Flahery, Anna Browne, Aisling Saalman
Cope - Christmas Day Swim
Well done to everyone who took part in the Christmas Day Swim and thank you to those who cheered us on from dry land! It was a fantastic experience and the Student Council were delighted to be part of the event again this year. The Student Council will go around to collect the sponsorship envelops this week so if you haven't donated there is still time! All donations are going to COPE Galway.