Posted in May 2014

The Great Loreto Bake-Off

The Great Loreto Bake-Off

The heavy Donegal rain poured last Wednesday morning as cars with students, teachers and parents arrived in Milford from Loreto schools all around the country. Schools included Loreto College, Swords; Loreto High School, Beaufort; Gorey Community School and  Loreto Secondary School,  Leterkenny. Parking attendants guided cars to their reserved parking spaces. Large boxes emerged from … Continue reading

Prizewinners in First Years Maths Competition 2014

Prizewinners in First Years Maths Competition 2014

 First year Maths students who represented Loreto Community School, Milford in the Donegal Schools Maths competition. Adam Graham was one of the top performers and achieved second place overall. Photographed with Adam are teachers Ms. Mc Laughlin and Ms. Bonner. Back row – Malachy Byrne, Sean Sweeney and Millie Westbury.

Mini Company National Final 2014

Mini Company National Final 2014

                    At the recent National Final of the Get Up and Go Mini-Company competition, 35 companies competed from around the country, with four from Donegal and two of these from Loreto Milford.  The companies involved were Push Wax and Let’s Pray. Let’s Pray received second place … Continue reading

School visit to Medjugorje

School visit to Medjugorje

During the first week of the Easter break twenty two students and six teachers from Loreto Community School, Milford, went on pilgrimage to Medjugorje, a little village in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Students took part in all the Easter ceremonies and also went on visits to the Cenacalo Community, the Mother’s Village and the Blue Cross. They also … Continue reading

Charity Donation – Living Beyond Cancer

Charity Donation – Living Beyond Cancer

Students in Loreto Community School in Milford raised €1,075.00 for Letterkenny General Hospital’s Oncology Unit. The Prefects presented the cheque to Ms. Mary Mc Callum representing the “Living Beyond Cancer” support group. Included in the photograph are Mr. A. Kelly (Principal) and Ms. N. Mc Donnell.

Greenschools Cycling Trip

Greenschools Cycling Trip

Greenschools – Transport flag Our school is currently working on our Green School flag for transport. We are in our first year of the process. Recently on April 8th over 70 students and teachers went on a cycling trip to Glenveagh National Park. This was the first cycling activity outside the school. Over 30 students … Continue reading