JSS News

Mosaic: Week 5

Week 5- Template time During our Friday’s lesson we transferred our design from an A4 sheet to a template nearly 2 metres in diameter.

Mosaic: Week 4

Week 4- Time for Colour During the mid-term break Ms Sweeney and Artist Conor O’Brien glazed the tiles in the colours the students had chosen.

Bye Bye Mrs Broaders

Mrs Broaders was given a wistful send-off just before school was dismissed for Christmas break. She is off to warmer climes to live in Trinidad and Tobago for a few years.

Book the 25th March!

On Wednesday the 25th March the first year students will be organising an initiative called ‘Bring a book, Buy a book’.

Townley Hall House Trip

A report on the trip by Mr O’Connor: The house leaders of Venus, Neptune and Mars organised a trip to Townley Hall on Friday 16 January.

Web Safety

Web safety In relation to Social Media and web activity, parents are encouraged to closely monitor all activities.

JSS Lands Two Arts Grants!

Creative Engagement Arts Grants The school as been successful in getting two Creative Engagement Arts Grants funded by the Department of Arts and Department of Education and Skills.

Feeder Schools

Feeder School Tables 2014 The feeder school tables, 2014, were published on Nov 27. The tables indicate that John Scottus School have a 61 % progression rate to third level colleges.

Sports Update

JSS senior mixed and junior mixed ultimate frisbee teams travelled to Hartstown community school for the first round of the Dublin Schools mixed league division.

Book Club Choice

There will a student and staff book club event during literacy week in the first week of December. The chosen book is Wonder by R.