Scoil Mhuire has a very talented team of staff who support the achievement of high standards in all aspects of school life- curriculum, sport, music, art, science and information technology. We have achieved a number of national awards to date.
- We were awarded digital school status in 2006.
- We were awarded our third green flag in 2008.
- We were awarded Science Excellence in 2009
- We were awarded Science and Mathematics Excellence in 2010
- Runner up in Senior Category of Midlands Science competition 2011
- Awarded our 5th Green Flag for Bio-diversity in May 2013
- We were awarded Science and Mathematics Excellence in 2015
- We were awarded Digital Schools of Distinction status in 2015
Our children take part in many exciting events in our school.Our school is to represent Offaly in AIT Athlone schools' athletics championships on the 9th March 2016. One of our pupils is on the Leinster U12 and U13 Track teams.
Our camogie and football teams are a credit to their trainers and parents. We had success in art competitions and our school choir is to sing for Confirmation this year and is often heard performing at local events.
This year our very active Green Committee is hoping to lead the school in it's attempt for it's 6th Green Flag which is Global Citizenship! We are very proud of this achievement as we are one of very few schools to be on our 6th Green Flag!.
We had success in the INTO Handwriting Competition. Senior and Junior Quiz Teams had great success in the Credit Union School Quiz Competition this year with our senior team just missing our on the prizes by one point!. Our Junior team represented us in the National final of the Credit Union Quiz 2012.
We took part in the Dissolving Boundaries Programme 2011 and 2nd and 3rd Class took part in Keep on Track in 2011.
With your continued support we hope to continue these successes.
I hope that like us, you are excited by what Scoil Mhuire has to offer. I hope, too, that you will share our vision for the school over the years to come.
Any parent thinking of sending your child to our school is very welcome to visit us at the office where we will be very happy to talk to you.
Fionnuala Doheny - Principal