EVENT: 2nd Year Parents' / Guardians Dinner
WHEN: Friday 11th November 8PM
WHERE: Beaufield Mews Stillorgan
LORETO COLLEGE FOXROCK
Thursday 20th October 2016
6.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Admissions for 1st Year 2019
6.30 pm &/or 8.00 pm
Tel: 01 2895637
The 'Walk with the Rising Sun' will take place on Wednesday Oct 19th assembling at 6.45 am. All are welcome!
Here is the list of entries from Loreto Foxrock for this year's BT Young Scientist & Technology competition. Students should hear back from the judges within the next few weeks and we will all keep our fingers crossed that we'll have a few successful proposals. Best of luck to all involved.
Does Simulating a Lack of Binocular Vision Have an Impact on Performance?
|Jessica Oakley O’Kelly, Margot Moore & Jennifer Leavy - 1st Year|
|Aimee O’Neill & Dervla McKenna - 1st Year|
Does Ballet Improve Your Balance and Memory?
Gemma Coffey & Polly Buckley – 1st Year
|What Harmful Micro-organisms are in Your First Aid Kit?
Eve Wilson, Laura Hogan & Amelie Cojocaru – 1st Year
|The Study of the Effects of the Beats per Minute in Music on the Canine Heart Rate and Response Time
||Solen O'Neill, Lucy Mahon & Megan Dempsey– 1st Year|
|The Effects of Colour and Shape of Confectionery Packaging on Its Appeal to Children, Teenagers and Adults.
||Aisling Lardner & Leah Crowley – 1st Year|
To Investigate the Relationship between Lifestyle Variables and Dreams
|Anna Fitzpatrick & Amie Cullinane – 2nd Year|
Underage Female Athletes and Ankle Injuries – What is the Relationship between Jump Strength, Balance and Proprioception
|Siobhan Murray, Laura McCarthy & Anna Geraghty - TY|
Energy Efficient Streetlights
|Isobel Forde & Sarah McMahon - TY|
‘To seek truth ….to love what is good …to strive for excellence’ Treasa Ball (1794 – 1861) *
Loreto College Foxrock continues the education journey of our Loreto foundress Mary Ward IBVM (1585 – 1645). We aim to form young people of faith, of truth, of sincerity, seeking justice and freedom in joyful service for the Greater Glory of God. This creation of a dynamic community where every student is valued equally and has a real sense of belonging is a priority in Loreto Foxrock. Respectful relations are nurtured between all members of our school community.
Our school commits to being outstanding with regard to the human, moral, academic and cultural formation of our students. The up-to-date preparation of young people for active and responsible participation in social, economic and civic life is part of the essential mission of Loreto Foxrock.
Congratulations to Katie Breslin & Maria Byrne (2nd Year) who are through to the 2nd round of the UCD Junior Schools’ Debating competition
Aoife Colleran & Lara O’Donohue (5th Year) who are through as individual speakers to the 2nd round of the Leinster Schools’ Debating competition.
Best of luck to Christing Feng & Laura Egan (5th Year) who will be competing as a team in the 1st round of the Leinster Schools’ Debating competition in Trinity College on Tuesday 4th October.
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