Mr. Brent Pope, rugby analyst and mental health advocate, gave a wonderfully honest, heartfelt and real presentation in St. Raphael’s College, Tuesday 10th December. Mr Pope spoke on his own experience with anxiety and mental health issues. Thanks to the Parents Association for organising the event.
Our Breandán class made a trip to Dublins Temple Street Hospital where they made a cheque presentation. However they managed to nab a few celebrities along the way, well done girl’s from all @Saint_Raphaels there are some very jealous teachers here!
This event is organised by our own Transition Year students, to enable them to showcase their innovative and creative designs or concepts which they have created as part of the Student Enterprise Programme. The event is also open to experienced crafters to showcase and sell their own crafts. Stalls can be purchased by phoning the school […]
Well done to Aoife Stratford, Michael Flynn and Georgia Deely who participated in the ‘Soapbox Public Speaking Competition’. Students spoke on the topic ‘Climate Change is not my Problem’. Congratulations to Michael who was awarded second place.
Stephen and David Flynn- aka the Happy Pear- dropped into St. Raphael’s College as part of their nationwide tour to advise on healthy eating. They spoke with students regarding the importance of adding more fruit and vegetables into their diet and the need to stay active and how it impacts both physical and mental health.