Posted in March 2016

Proclamation ceremony

Proclamation ceremony

Our school today commemorated the events of 1916 with a very moving ceremony. The event included an explanation of the origins and symbolism of the Irish Tricolour, an account of the 1916 Rising, a rendition of the song “Grace” by Ronan Friel, a reading of the Proclamation and the singing of Amhran Na bhFiann. Advertisements

National Flag Post-Primary Commemoration Ceremony

National Flag Post-Primary Commemoration Ceremony

On the 8th of March, a delegation from the school attended the National Flag Presentation to Post-Primary Schools in Croke Park. It was the opening of a series of official celebrations commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising. This was a very special event attended by the President and other dignitaries. The school … Continue reading