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1405, 2016

St Mura’s Recipe Book on Sale Now!

By |May 14th, 2016|For Parents & Guardians, Fund Raising|0 Comments

The Parent / Teacher Association of St Mura’s N.S, Buncrana are pleased to announce that the school’s very own recipe book is now on sale. It is a collection of some of the favourite recipes of our pupils past and present, parents, teachers, staff and friends of the school.
We are currently taking orders for the Recipe Book. (10 € per book).  If anyone wishes to order one, please email principal, Rosemary Dunne at rosedunne.ias@eircom.net
We hope that you’ll enjoy browsing through the many delicious recipes and handy household tips.
This book is dedicated to the memory of our much loved teacher. colleague […]

912, 2013

Dates For Your Diary

By |December 9th, 2013|For Parents & Guardians, Fund Raising, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Annual Flower Arranging display will take place on Thursday 12th December at 8pm in the Lake Of Shadows. Flower arranging by Josie Coll. We hope you are getting on well with selling your tickets. More tickets are available from the school office if you require them.

The Christmas Draw will take place on Wednesday 18th December. Please return all Draw Sheets and money by the 17th December.

Our annual Christmas Carol Service will take place in Christchurch, Buncrana on Thursday 19th December at 1.15pm. We look forward to seeing you all there.

We will be closing the school for the Christmas Holidays […]

2011, 2013

St Mura’s own Marathon Queen

By |November 20th, 2013|After School, For Parents & Guardians, Fund Raising, Uncategorized|0 Comments

On behalf of the school we would like to give Sarah Webster a huge round of applause for finishing the Dublin Marathon and in doing so raising over 1000 euros for the school! We would also like to thank each and every one who donated to Sarah’s cause; it was a magnificently kind contribution reflecting a magnificent feat of Sarah’s.

1911, 2013

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

By |November 19th, 2013|For Parents & Guardians, Fund Raising, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dear Parents – Many thanks to all who participated in the Christmas Shoebox Appeal once more this year. These boxes mean so much to many children who would not otherwise receive any gifts this Christmas. We received 30+ boxes this year!

The Shoe-boxes have been collected from the school by a volunteer from TEAM HOPE on the 7th November.

To learn more about TEAM HOPE’s Christmas Shoebox Appeal visit the Team Hope Website

2609, 2013

Support Sarah – Marathon Fundraiser

By |September 26th, 2013|Fund Raising|0 Comments

Sarah Webster, a member of the board of management and parents’ committee, will be participating in the Dublin City Marathon on Monday, October 28th. Sarah is doing this to raise much needed funds for the school.

The parents’ committee would urge you to support Sarah in her efforts to raise money for the school.

Sponsor sheets available from the school office.

 

3006, 2013

St Mura’s Charity Fun Cycle

By |June 30th, 2013|Fund Raising|0 Comments

A huge thank you to all the cyclists who took part in St Mura’s Charity Fun Cycle 2013 and to all who contributed with the baking and sandwiches and helped out on the day.

Even though the weather on the day was inclement, there was a fantastic turn out.

Regarding the annual draw to win a superb mountain bike:
The winners in our summer draw were as follows:
1st – Dara Bradley (Bicycle)
2nd – Lee McLaughlin (€50)
3rd – Vera Dill (€20)

2906, 2013

Flower Arranging Fundraiser 2012

By |June 29th, 2013|Fund Raising|0 Comments

We would like to thank all those who supported our flower arranging evening and Christmas draw.  A total of €2112.56 was raised.
All primary schools lost a major source of annual income when the minor works grant was withdrawn by the Department of Education and Skills last November/December.  This grant was used for painting, boiler repairs and purchase of furniture and computer hardware etc.  It amounted to approximately 25% of our total school grant allocation.
As you can appreciate, this is a huge financial loss to our school.  Running costs have certainly not decreased over the past few years!
Therefore, we would like […]