Oíche Shamhna i Scoil Lorcán Naofa

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Bhí na buachailí ar bís an tseachtain seo ag tnúth le Oíche Shamhna! There has been great excitement in the school all week looking forward to the announcement of our Witch of The Year winners! All the boys produced tremendous work which has been displayed throughout the school all week! Comhgairdeas mór do na buateoirí! Maith sibh! The boys worked … Read More

Texaco Art Competition

Jane DoohanTexaco Art

Its that time of year again!! Following on from the success of having a category winner in St. Laurence’s last year, Ms Curtin has been busy visiting all the classes to tell them about this years Texaco Art Competition. Everyone is encouraged to enter a piece of art and any further information can be obtained by asking Ms.Curtin or looking … Read More

Chess – Leinster Finals Update

Jane Doohanchess

On Friday the 17th of January St. Laurence’s B.N.S will host one of the Leinster Division B qualifying rounds. Four schools will compete for a place in the finals in March. Best of luck to all the boys on the team. The Community GamesOn Friday the 17th of January St. Laurence’s B.N.S will also host the qualifying tournament for the … Read More

Chess – Leinster Junior Championship Success

Jane Doohanchess

A big congratulations to the four boys from St. Laurence’s who took part in the recent Leinster Junior Championships in the Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan from 1-4 January. We had competitors in 5 of the 8 competitions – u9, u10, u11, u12 and u14. Hopefully next year we’ll have some u8s too. Best individual result was Lorcan Cooney’s joint 2nd in … Read More

Best of Luck….


Best of luck to the boys representing St. Laurence’s in the All Ireland Chess Final on June 11th!

More chess success!


Huge congratulations to Tomas, Lorcan, Felipe, Carl and Ryan, who were crowned Leinster Champions at the Community Games in Longford, last weekend.They will now go forward to represent Leinster in the finals with their fellow winning teammates, from St. Raphaelas.Best of luck boys!!

Chess – Leinster Final


Huge congratulations to the St. Laurence’s chess teams, who competed in the Leinster final yesterday. The B team came in 1st place and the A team finished in 2nd place, losing out to last year’s All Ireland winners. Well done to all involved, especially Brendan Cooney, for his time, energy and expertise. Thank you also to Ms. Gavin!

Chess Team – Latest News!


Congratulations to our second Chess team who topped the group last Friday to qualify for the Leinster B finals on February the 11th. The event took place in St. Laurence’s B.N.S .and was attend by four other local schools: Hollypark B.N.S,  Guardian Angels, Oatlands and St. Raphaelas.

Chess Team Update


Congratulations to the St. Laurence’s Chess team, who qualified today for the Leinster Finals, by drawing with last year’s All-Ireland Champions in the fnal round!!