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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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Charity Halloween Dress-Up Day   Pictured above are the two youngest members of our Student Council, Siomha and Alisija, making a presentation of a cheque for €450 to Collette Mc Entee, Fundraising Executive with the National Council for the Blind, Ireland. Also in... Read more
Positive Mental Health Day 2017 Thursday 26th October was Positive Mental Health Day in St. Louis GNS. All classes took part in a variety of activities to help boost mood and self-esteem, including: walk and talk trails, mindfulness sessions led by 6th class pupil, Hannah... Read more
Maths Week 2017 Maths Week this year ran from Monday 16th to Friday 20th of October. All classes took part in a variety of Maths-related activities, including a Maths Challenge Competition and Maths Trails for junior and senior classes. The winners of the ... Read more
Launch of Tradoodle St. Louis Infant School hosted the launch of Monaghan's first ever Arts Festival for Children on Friday, 20th October. Mrs Carmel Mc Carroll, Principal, welcomed all the invited guests, including the Artistic Director of the festival, Mr Th... Read more
Bike Week Art Competition Winner     Pictured left is Emma, 4th class, receiving an award for a poster that she entered in the National Bike Week Art Competition which was held last June. Representatives from Monaghan County Council and the Road Safety Author... Read more
Walk the Beat   During the first week of October, some of our classes visited the museum to see an exhibition called "The Watchmen." They learned about policing, crime and punishment in Monaghan.They discovered that long ago, if children misbehav... Read more
Culture Night Celebrations in the Museum On September 22nd, to celebrate Culture Night, some of our classes attended an exhibition on Japanese culture in Monaghan County Museum. The girls were treated to a showcase of the martial art "Kendo" and learned some rules and terms. Nex... Read more
Summer Reading Challenge 2017 Pictured above are some of our pupils who took part in Monaghan County Library's Summer Reading Challenge: Maggie, Clodagh, Karla, Anora, Eimear, Ava, Bella, Alanah, Wiktoria, Noor and Neeharika.The girls were awarded medals and certifica... Read more
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