Posted in March 2014

Young Entrepreneurs in PDST National Finals

Young Entrepreneurs in PDST National Finals

 Two Transition Year mini-companies from Loreto Community School in Milford have qualified for  the PDST 2 “Get Up and Go!” National finals in Dublin on the 8th of May. The two groups, from the same class, worked very hard to achieve success. The two group entries are innovative and differ significantly from each other.   … Continue reading

Push Wax – TY Company

Push Wax – TY Company

Push Wax, a Loreto Milford Mini Company, have launched their brand new website! On the website you can purchase their product as well as their clothing range and keep up to date with the latest news from weekly updates posted every Saturday. Push Wax is used to reduce friction in grind tricks with BMX bikes, … Continue reading

Céilí & Ceolchoirm – Seachtain na Gaeilge

Céilí & Ceolchoirm – Seachtain na Gaeilge

Eagraíodh céilí agus ceolchoirm do Sheachtain na Gaeilge don Cheathrú Bliain agus don Idirbhliain. Chuir daltaí na hidirbhliana seó iontach ar siúl le ceol agus rince. Chan siad Amhrán na gCupán agus “Wake Me Up” as Gaeilge. Bhí na damhsóirí thar barr freisin. Ansin rinneadh céilí agus bhí craic ar dóigh ann! Míle buíochas do … Continue reading

Donegal Professional Network visit Loreto

Donegal Professional Network visit Loreto

Loreto Community School, Milford students photographed with Deputy Joe Mc Hugh, a past pupil of the school, Eunan Friel, Jonathan Simmons and Mr. A. Kelly, Principal. The purpose of their visit to the school was to speak to students as they are part of the Donegal Professional Network. Deputy Mc Hugh, Eunan Friel and Jonathan … Continue reading

Rith 2014

Rith 2014

Ar an 12ú Márta 2014 ghlac daltaí ón gCeathrú  Bliain agus an Club Cainte páirt i Rith 2014. Eagraítear an rith naisiúnta seo gach dara bliain. Bhailigh na daltaí urraíocht agus rith siad ón Sráth Bán go Muileann an tSiáin. Bhailigh siad €1455 ar an iomlán agus socraíodh an t-airgead a thabhairt do Chumann Ailse … Continue reading

T.Y. Sports Coaching Course

T.Y. Sports Coaching Course

Transition Year students recently took part in a Coaching course organised by Shenna Tally of the Ulster Ladies Gaelic Football Association. pictures are the first year girls teams who were coached by the Transition Years in G.A.A skills and who participated in a 7 a side competition organised for them.

Elaine Winston Memorial Cup

Elaine Winston Memorial Cup

On Thursday the 13th of March the Loreto Milford senior girl’s Gaelic team went to Loreto Convent Letterkenny to represent our school in the Elaine Winston Memorial Cup for the second year. Last year the Milford girls lost the final to Loreto Letterkenny, but were determined to make a comeback this year and win the cup. First up … Continue reading

Readathon competition raises €1,400 for charity

Readathon competition raises €1,400 for charity

First and Second Year students in Loreto Community School, Milford who raised €1,400 for Multiple Sclerosis Ireland in the National Readathon competition. The aim of the project is to encourage literacy skills and at the same time to raise funding for Multiple Sclerosis Ireland. Included in the photograph are teachers Ms. Emma Black and Mr. … Continue reading