St. Mary's Secondary School, Ballina
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Young Pioneer

Young Pioneer

St Mary’s under the encouragement of Ms Wall run a Young Pioneers Club in school. Students are encouraged to take the pledge not to drink till they are eighteen. They also take on activities to help their local community and to develop their communication and social skills such as

  • Christmas Shoe Box Appeal
  • Knitting hats for Age Action (Smoothie Hats)
  • Christmas carolling in the Nursing Homes and in Ballina Hospital.
  • Making St Brigid’s crosses for the residents of the two Nursing Homes and the hospital patients.
  • Playing traditional music and Irish dancing in the Nursing homes for St Patrick’s day.
  • Organising guest speakers to talk on issues of interest and holding workshops e.g. knitting and crochet.
  • Participating in the Ballina Feis in singing, music, poetry and drama
  • Hosting an ice-cream day for Down Syndrome Ireland
  • Holding a parents evening to demonstrate their yearly achievements
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20-Sep-2019
Congratulations to our golfers Annabel Greham, Ellie McCormack, Corine Mulrooney, Caroline Dodd, Maeve Rafter, Anna Ruane and Rihanna Glacken, who competed in the Connacht School Golf in Castlerea recently!
14-Sep-2019
Comhghairdeachas mór le Grace agus Ellen MacNamara! Ghlac said páirt sa chomórtas "Comhrá Ghaeilge" I bhFleadh Cheoil na hÉireann I gcaitheamh an tsamhraidh.
03-Sep-2019
Emma Hughes takes home two National Gold Medal
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St. Mary's Secondary School
Convent Hill
Ballina
Co. Mayo
Ireland
F26 R928

353 96 70333

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