Spiritual Events

  • Service to dedicate the School Year
  • First Year Welcoming Mass
  • Sixth Year Farewell Mass
  • Mass for beginning of the school year (Junior School)
  • End of Year Mass (Junior School)
  • November Service (Whole School) – A remembrance service for dead relations, friends. Parents & past-pupils are invited to come to an evening service.
  • Services to mark the Feast of the Immaculate Comception
  • Advent & Carol Service to prepare for Christmas (Senior School)
  • Junior School Nativity and Carol Service
  • Ash Wednesday Services (Whole School)
  • St. Blaise Blessing (Whole School)
  • Shared Service (Association Independent Junior Schools)
  • Penitential Services (Whole School – Lent)
  • Penitential Services (Junior School, some Senior School – Advent)
  • Lenten Daily Mass 8.20a.m. (Whole School)
  • Co-ordination of Collection for certain Charities
  • Whole School Mass marking the end of the academic year (May)

Further Events Include:

  • An annual retreat is organised for every year group, usually outside of Terenure College.
  • Transition Year Commissioning Service: ‘Care Week’
  • Pupils Pilgrimage to Lourdes (September and May). In September 12 Transition Year pupils accompany a sick youth to Lourdes on the Carmelite Pilgrimage. Again in May a number of 5th Year students accompany the smaller Carmelite Pilgrimage as ‘Brancardier’ adult helpers.