This year we’re having a Golf Classic on Monday the 16th of June in the Castle Golf Club. The fee for a team
of 4 will be €280.
Great Prizes to be won.
If you or your company cannot enter a team
perhaps you might consider sponsoring a tee or green at
We had 34 fantastic prizes in our Easter raffle this year and our draw
was very well attended by both parents and those living in our local
We would like to thank the following companies for donating prizes to our Easter Raffle:
We raised a total of €1,837. –Thank you to all involved!!
Some of our wonderful prizes!
Ms. FitzGerald and another happy winner
Yes!! I’m a winner too…
A fantastic morning was had by all
Our annual bake sale was a tremendous success this year, enjoyed by
pupils and parents alike and raised €909.
Thank you to parents who baked for the event and Baked, the Bretzel Bakery, Bijou and Quigley’s for donating bread and cakes.
Our raffle winners and their scrumptious prizes!
Just some of the goodies on offer
GOLF CLASSIC: THURSDAY 21st June 2012
Our Inaugural Golf Classic was held in the Castle Golf Club on June 21st 2012.
It was a very successful event and over €3,670 was raised for our school. A
lovely evening was then enjoyed by all in the club. Support from our local
community and others further afield was greatly appreciated. Thank you!
SPONSORED WALK: WEDNESDAY 12 th October 2012
An annual fundraising event - children from Junior Infants to 6th Class
are sponsored by family, neighbours and friends to go on a walk to
raise funds for our school. The children enjoy taking in all the sights in
our locality. Our senior children enjoyed their visit to the Rathfarnham
Castle playground along the route. Thanks to all who supported the
children in their efforts. €3,426.84 was raised in 2012!
Fun in Rathfarnham Castle
Enjoying the playground
Enjoying the playground
I can see our school from here!
Taking it easy
MARKS &SPENCER, DUNDRUM BAG PACKING: SUNDAY 9th December 2012
Parents, past-pupils, staff and children from the school bag-packed to raise
funds for our school during the pre-Christmas build up. All the volunteers
really enjoyed the day and their hard work was rewarded by the very
generous M&S customers. This event raised over €1800. Thank you to all
Bag-pack in M&S Dundrum 9th
CAROL SINGING: Nutgrove Shopping Centre 18th December
Pre- Christmas shoppers in Nutgrove Shopping Centre were entertained by
the children’s beautiful carol singing on December 18th. The total raised was
€952.84. Thanks to all who generously donated and helped out on the day!
Carol singing in Nutgrove Shopping Centre
BAKE SALE: FRIDAY 8 th February 2013
On 8th February 2013 the Parents’ Association organised a Bake Sale in our
We were overwhelmed by the response from the families in the school who
provided a fabulous array of treats and cakes for all to enjoy. Many of the
pupils really enjoyed helping to bake at home the night before!
Local businesses also kindly donated cakes and treats for the Bake Sale. This
was greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Everybody had a wonderful time on the day. A large parents’ presence in
school made the day even more memorable for all the children. Almost
€1000 was raised on the day.
Getting ready for the Bake Sale
Pupils really enjoying the occassion
Sampling some of the goodies!
Thanks to all from the community for your support
Very happy student who won 1st Prize in the raffle
Some of our parents busily setting up the Sale
Busy organising the display
A well-deserved rest after a very successful event
EASTER RAFFLE: WEDNESDAY 21st March 2013
annual Easter Raffle was held on 21st March. We welcomed the members of
the community for tea, coffee and light refreshments. Entertainment was
provided by the school choir and the 5th Class dramatic piece ‘Speak
Out’. The lucky winners left with some gorgeous Easter hampers! Thank
you to all who donated prizes and also purchased tickets for the
raffle. Also many thanks to those retired staff members, past pupils
and parishioners who attended the raffle in such large numbers. Your
generosity and support is much appreciated!The event raised over €1800.
Some of the Easter Raffle prizes
Enjoying the celebrations
And the winner is…..
Entertainment provided by the school choir and 5th Class
GSNS GOLF 2012
LIST OF SPONSORS
Ardagh Horan ( www.ahca.ie )
Accountants, Registered Auditors and Tax Advisors
Alex White ( www.alexwhite.ie )
Bloomin' Laundry & Sandrelle Beauty
Launderette & Beauty Salon, Landscape Road, D14. Tel: 01 2952526
Carambola Foods ( www.carambolakidz.com )
Producers of convenient and healthy school lunches.
Carroll & Kinsella Motors
One of Ireland's leading Toyota dealerships, Upper Churchtown Road, D14. Tel: 01 2983166
Conlon's Burner Service Ltd
RGI – Registered Gas Installer, Bayside Square, Sutton, D13. Tel: 01 8324133
Purveyors of the finest beef, lamb, pork, bacon and poultry since 1940, Main St.,
Rathfarnham, D14.Tel: 01 4900641
Dartmouth Building Contractors ( www.dartmouth.ie )
Building Contractors / Project Managers.
Eatcity.ie ( www.eatcity.ie )
A unique on-line ordering system from your favourite restaurants & takeaways.
EKA Security Consultants ( www.ekasecurity.ie )
Design systems that protect property and personnel.
Ellier Investments ( www.ellier.ie
Residential & commercial developments & investment opportunities.
EMS & Associates ( www.emsandassociates.ie
Health & Safety Consultants, Auditors & Trainers.
Public House & Bar, Landscape Road, D14. Tel: 01 2966340
Howards Way ( www.howardsway.ie )
Restaurants in Churchtown & Rathgar.
Images Hair Design
Hair Design & Stylist, Upper Churchtown Road, D14. Tel: 2951578
Genealogy Research Services.
Facility Services ( www.iss.ie )
Provide a range of facility management services including security, cleaning, washroom and pest control
J Vaughan Electrical ( www.jve.ie )
Electrical Engineering Contractors.
Michael Behan Photography ( www.michaelbehan.ie )
Milltown Physio ( www.milltownphysiotherapy.com )
Physiotherapy Clinic established in 1983.
Notionz ( www.notionz.ie )
One of the largest selections of giftware and fashion jewellery in Wicklow / Dublin. Nutgrove Shopping Centre, D14.
Nutgrove Shopping Centre ( www.nutgroveshoppingcentre.ie
Established in 1984 with over 70 retail outlets & free parking.
Nutgrove Veterinary Hospital ( www.nutgrovevet.com )
Veterinary Practice established in 1992.
Oscar Ono ( w ww.oscarono.fr/nl/showrooms/dublin )
Oscar Ono Flooring are providers of innovative and exclusive wooden flooring and wall coverings.
Paul Doyle Garden Design ( www.pauldoyledesign.com )
Widely regarded as one of Ireland's leading garden designers.
Property Team McCourtney & Sons
Estate Agents, Upper Churchtown Road, D14. Tel: 01 2962444
Supervalu, Churchtown ( www.supervalu.ie )
Upper Churchtown Road, D14.
Terenure Office Supplies
Providing office supplies instore or on-line. www.terenureofficesupplies.ie
The Schoolwear House ( www.callus.ie )
The one-stop shop for all your schoolwear requirements, Ballyogan Road, D18
Total Tree Care ( www.totaltreecare.ie )
one of Dublin leading specialist in tree and shrub management.
William Tracey & Sons Ltd ( www.williamtraceyandsons.ie )
Transport, Removals and Warehousing.
The Bretzel Bakery
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Portobello: (01) 475 2724
Rathmines: (01) 412 6716
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LIST OF SPONSORS