5th Class Charity Run June 24th

Staff Memberfundraiser

A huge congratulations to Ms. Kealy and Mr. Morgan’s 5th Classes on their 5km charity run in aid of the Irish Red Cross in Ukraine! The boys raised over €3,000 and will be donating it by the end of the week. For any last minute donations, please visit: https://gofund.me/8305b8f4. Have a look at the fun they had during the day … Read More

Cake Sale!!

Cliodhna Sheehanfundraiser, parents association

Congratulations to the 6th Class boys who organised and ran our first cake sale back post covid. The boys had a very successful day and raised over €4,000 to go towards our school IT fund. There were lots of yummy cakes and treats on sale for all the boys in the school and many fantastic prizes were won in the … Read More

Technology in St. Laurence’s

Staff Memberfundraiser, parents association, school

Owing to the wonderful work of the boys and the Parent’s Association with the Trip to Tokyo fundraiser last year, the school was able to purchase an additional set of laptops for the boys so that now each individual student has access to their own device when the boys have IT. This affords the boys more individual time when conducting … Read More

Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Staff Memberfundraiser

Today there was great excitement as the Shoeboxes that the boys had prepared were collected. It was fantastic to see so many shoeboxes coming over the last month and to see the kindness and generosity of all the boys. We had a huge influx in the last number of days and we’re delighted to announce that we have reached a … Read More

Trek To Tokyo

Andoni OConchubhairfundraiser

St. Laurence’s Boys National School are currently running a fundraiser by walking, running or cycling, from Dublin to Tokyo… 10,000km! Donations here: https://www.altruism.ie/charity/st-laurence-s-bns Track your walk/run/jog/cycle here: https://www.strava.com/clubs/870047

Principal for a day – Joe Crane

Jane Doohanfundraiser, parents association

The first thing I did as Principal Crane was to meet Mr. Moran at 8.15am. After that we went out to the astro yard to organise the basketballs. When it was 8.37am, I opened the school doors, to let the junior and senior infants into the school. Then I went back outside. At 8.40am I rang the bell. This meant … Read More

A generous response to our annual St. Vincent de Paul food appeal

Jane Doohanfundraiser

Thank you to everyone that contributed towards our annual St. Vincent de Paul food appeal. Each year we are amazed by the growing generosity of our school community towards this worthy cause. Some of our students, with lots of help from Ms. Ní Chillín, were busy carrying boxes and bags of non-perishable goods out to the collection van just before … Read More

It’s time for the CAKE SALE!!

Jane Doohanfundraiser, parents association

The Parents’ Association of St. Laurence’s BNS have been very busy recently, getting ready for our annual Cake Sale. It will take place on Friday, November 29th and is certainly a highlight of our school calendar for parents, pupils and staff.  A monster raffle will take place also. Tickets are available to purchase both in the morning and at collection … Read More

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Jane Doohanfundraiser, parents association

Under the guidance of Mr. Mullins and his 6th Class, the Team Hope Shoebox Appeal got underway in early October. The boys dutifully visited many classrooms, explained the reasons behind the appeal and and encouraged their peers to join in their efforts. The call was well answered with some pupils selflessly filling two, and even three shoeboxes, with a combination … Read More