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  • Quizzes 2016

    Our quiz teams took part in the Credit Union Table Quiz on Friday, January 29th in the Four Seasons Hotel and also in the Cumann na mBunscol Quiz on Tuesday, February 2nd, in the Hillgrove. Well done to all the girls involved who worked so hard ...
  • Mental Health Competition Winners 2014

    Pictured above are 12 of our 4th, 5th and 6th class pupils who won prizes in the Monaghan Mental Health Association Poetry/Essay Competition.This year the theme was "Friends." The girls and their parents were invited to a special prize-giving cerem...
  • Easter Creativity!

    Diana Kocegarova, 4th class, has a very creative hobby. In her free time, Diana loves to do 3-D Oragami. She has made paper bowls and swans and for Easter she made this beautiful Easter chicks scene pictured left.   ...
  • Handball Team Come 2nd in the All-Irelands!

    Congratulations to our fantastic handball team:Gabriele Minkstimaite, Louise McGinnity and Megija Kulite who came 2nd place in the All-Ireland Finals of the Cumann na mBunscol Handball Competition. The girls travelled to Kingscourt on Saturday last, 15th ...
  • Student Council News

    The Student Council recently took part in the "Monaghan One Book One County" reading initiative. This is a special project where everyone in the county is invited to read the same book and to join in the community conversations. The book chosen was "The T...
  • Hallelujah Concert

    On Friday 6th December, the two sixth classes travelled to the City West Hotel in Dublin to take part in this year's Hallelujah Concert.  The girls were accompanied by their teachers, Mrs Coyle and Mrs. Farrell and by Mrs Mc Geown who had helped to ...
  • Science Workshop

        Science Week 2013 ran from November 10th to 17th.To mark the occasion our two sixth classes took part in a Science Workshop which was held in Monaghan County Library on Friday November 15th. The workshop, which was organised by W5, Belfast,...
  • Monaghan Mental Health Competition Winners

    Congratulations to our 5th and 6th class pupils who won prizes in the Monaghan Mental Health Association Poetry/Essay Competition.This year the theme was "Every cloud has a silver lining." The girls and their parents were invited to a special prize-giving...
  • Show Racism the Red Card

     In conjunction with their soccer coaching lessons, the two sixth classes recently took part in anti-racism workshops run by John Crudden of the F.A.I. Entitled "Show Racism the Red Card" these excellent workshops aimed at educating the chi...
  • Halloween Treat!

    Ellie Connolly, Rang II surprised her class with a fabulous cake on the day of the Halloween Holidays. Ellie and her mum had been busy baking and their creation was a real work of art! Ellie brought the cake to school to share with her classmates and teac...
  • 6th Class Debating

    Pictured below are five of our sixth class girls who took part in the first round of the All-Ireland Primary Debating Competition. They are Meabh Callaghan, Aine McElwain (Team Captain), Arpitha Muthalagu and Samantha Allister-Brennan (Time-keeper). The g...
  • Student Council

    The St. Louis G.N.S. Student Council comprises of a group of 4th, 5th and 6th class pupils who are voted by their peers to represent their classes.They had their first meeting of the year on Thursday 17th October. They aim to meet with Mrs. Rooney every o...
  • School Mass

    Our annual mass to mark the start of the school year was held in the P.E. hall on Thursday 3rd October. The celebrant was Fr. Stephen Joyce, who will be assisting Fr. Paddy McGinn as School Chaplain this year. Co-ordinated by Mrs. Gilliland, the mass was ...
  • Sixth Class Graduation

    On Thursday the 20th of June, our 6th class girls graduated. The event, which was held in the school hall, was attended by a large crowd of parents, family members and staff members. Our School Chaplain, Fr. Paddy McGinn was also in attendance. The girls ...
  • Raising the Flags!

    A wonderful celebration for the raising of two Flags took place in St. Louis GNS on Tuesday, June 18th. The school was celebrating the achievement of a second Green Flag and a first Active Flag. The Active Flag was raised by Mr Jim Corrigan, caretaker an...
  • Athletics Success!

    Congratulations to our fabulous athletics team who have brought back the County Primary Schools Shield to St. Louis for the fourth consecutive year! The squad travelled to Carrickmacross on Wednesday  June 19th to take part in the Large School Girls'...
  • Museum Workshop

    During the month of June two of our classes, Ms Brady's 2nd class and Mrs A. McKenna's 3rd class visited Monaghan County Museum to participate in a banner-making workshop. The banner was to reflect the various aspects of life in St. Louis G.N.S.Before the...
  • Craft Bomb

    During the month of May the school took part in a "Craft Bomb" art project, which was co-ordinated by Mrs. Flynn Craft Bomb!, as part of Voluntary Arts Week. The idea was that each class would design decorations to rejuvenate our junior yard play area. Mo...
  • Spring Cleaning!

    As part of An Taisce's "Spring Clean Month", at the end of April, our Green Schools' committee decided to give the vicinity of the school a good tidy-up! Armed with plastic bags and litter-pickers, they lifted all the rubbish from the front of the school ...
  • Cross Country Champions!

    We are thrilled that we have once again won the County Cross Country Championships in the category of Large Girls' Schools. The competition took place in Scotstown on Monday 22nd April. Congratulations to the victorious squad: Caoimhe O'Hanlon, Caoimhe Cu...

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Attendance Awards 2017 At the end of the Student Council Assembly, our Family-School Liaison Officer, David McCague, presented the Annual Attendance Awards. Two girls, Hazel & Jessica received certificates for improved attendance, while 17 gi... Read more
Student Council Assembly     The Student Council members have been very busy during the last month. They produced their own newsletter which was sent home to all our families and they also worked with Mrs Farrell on a special assembly w... Read more
Swimming Success       Well done to two of our 2nd class girls, Eimear and Ava, who represented the school at a Swimming Gala in the Coral Leisure Centre on Saturday, June 17th. Eimear won two silver medals for the front crawl&... Read more
St. Louis Raises its New Healthy Schools' Flag The staff and pupils of St. Louis GNS  are very proud to announce that we have secured the status of a Health Promoting School. In a special ceremony held on Friday last, June 16th the school community gathered in the hall for an assem... Read more
Bike Week Activities   National Bike Week 2017 took place from 10th to 18th June. On Friday 16th, Gabriel Bell of Emyvale Cycling Club delivered a talk on Bike Safety to our two sixth classes. Afterwards, Gabriel and Miss O'Reilly took a group of nine g... Read more
St. Louis win the Athletics Shield!   The Athletics Team won the shield at the County Primary Schools' Track and Field Competition for the best school in the Girls' Large Schools' category. The team members are Caragh, Katie, Julija, Ava, Daisy, Niamh, Jeanette, ... Read more
Handball Finals Throughout the month of May Mrs Hannon ran a Handball Competition for all our classes. She invited Martin McEntee of Monaghan Harps to come to the school on Wednesday 7th June to referee the final in each class. The whole school gather... Read more
ATP Committee do some gardening     On Friday, 2nd June, Mrs Healy and some of the junior members of the Action Team Partnership Committee undertook the task of replanting the flower pots at the entrance of the school. They busied themselves weeding, plantin... Read more
Launch of Bike Week and Greenway Four of our 5th class girls: Victoria, Aoife, Neeharika and Rhiain were chosen to represent the school at the joint Launch of the Ulster Canal Greenway and the Launch of Bikeweek 2017. The event took place on Friday, 2nd June at the Monumen... Read more