An induction day was held on Wednesday 29th of August for our new Marist Leaders. This day was led by Aisling Demaison, Marist Education Coordinator for Western Europe and was an opportunity for our Year two leaders to mentor the newly appointed Marist Leaders. They now look forward to their trip to Lyon, France in October.
First Year students and parents took part in a lovely prayer service welcoming the boys into the heart of the Marist community. The prayer service, led by Ms. McGrath, was followed by an informative introduction to the Junior Cycle from Principal Mr. Dermody. Ms. Burke spoke to parents about Pastoral Care and Wellbeing throughout first year.
Marist College 34 Sligo Grammar 14 Marist Seniors got their league campaign off to a positive start with a bonus point win against Sligo Grammar at Marist College last Tuesday afternoon. Five tries in all, scored by Kealan Connolly, Mark Tallon, Dara Mulvihill, Leo MacFarlane and Gonzala Cretanio aided by the boot of outhalf Michael Byrne. The Marist side who began their pre-season in July were the sharper of the two sides and some great work by the forwards, aided by an exci