WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE! Fáilte chuig ár suíomh Idirlín

We welcome all the new pupils who have joined our school this year and welcome back all of our existing pupils.

Our wish for you is that you will be very happy in Scoil Mháthair Dé and we want you all to achieve to the best of your ability and reach your full potential.

We are a diverse school community from many countries and share many cultures, languages, traditions and religions. We are all equal and we are all very happy to belong to the community that is Scoil Mháthair Dé.

We ask you to always try your best, be kind to everybody and show good example.  In Scoil Mháthair Dé we always keep our school rules and we are all proud of our school and proud of our pupils. It is very important to us that we all respect each other.

ENROLMENT 2023-2024

Applications for September 2023 are being accepted now. To register interest in a place for a pupil in SMD please download the Enrolment Application Form 2023-24 and follow the instructions! Go to the 'Information' tab and download application form

Latest News / Updates


We look forward to welcoming all our pupils back to school on August 31st to begin the new school year for 2022-23. Starting time 8:50am and closing time 2:30pm. Closing time will be different for Infant classes. Parents will be contacted directly toward the end of August. A Book Rental

Booklists 2022-23

Booklists for the new school year are available above under the 'information' tab. Workbooks and stationery must be bought. A Book Rental Scheme exists in the school for all pupils to cover all reading material, textbooks, graded reading books, digital licences, digital libraries, library


 School will close on Friday June 24th for Summer holidays. Have a wonderful summer!!The new school year will begin on August 31st


Keep up-to-date with all that is happening in the Newsletters which you will find under the 'Information' tab

St Patrick's Day 2022

School will be closed for two days this year on March 17th and March 18th to celebrate our National Holiday on St. Patrick's Day March 17th. There is a new Bank Holiday added to the holiday this year on March 18th . Celebrate being Irish and being in Ireland! 


School is closed for Spring mid-term break on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th February 2022. Enjoy! 


Our new ASD class is open! We are delighted that the JCSs and diggers have left and lights and heat are turned on in our new temporary classroom where children and staff will be until the new building in completed in 1-2 years. 


Happy New Year to all families as we return to school to begin Term 2 in 2022. 



ALERT to SMD school community: The Department of Education is advising that we remain closed again tomorrow 8th December. Updates will issue again tomorrow at this time. Stay safe everybody!


Due to the significant nature of Storm Barra, as forecast by Met Éireann the Department of Education is advising that our school will be closed on December 7th. Be safe everyone!