Back to school news May 25th St. Mel’s School Notes Green Flag Award   Congratulations to the Green Flag Committee and Ms. Quinn on their success in getting the International Green Flag for Water preservation. We received word this week that our application was successful. Well done to them on their hard work on this wonderful… [Read More]

WELLFEST Week at St. Mel’s College

WELLFEST  week February 17 Fair play and well done to these 5th yrs who gave up their lunchtimes for the last few weeks to teach the HAKA to our 1st yrs! HAKA LIVE FROM ST MELS COLLEGE!!!!!WELLFEST @CASUICIDE- FANTASTIC WORK BY 5TH YRS AND 1ST YRS….AND MR GARVEY 😅 Posted by Mel Mel on Friday,… [Read More]


Back to school news St. Mel’s College April 6th 2017 Selected Memories on Sale Now! C’est fini! Leaving certs breathed a sigh of relief last week with the conclusion of the oral Irish, French and German. Thanks to all the language teachers for the extra tuition and mock orals in the lead up to the… [Read More]


Back to school news St. Mel’s Notes March 2nd Basketball News! Hard luck to our basketball teams who were unable to overcome the Strong Colaiste Iosagain teams in the Midland schools A basketball league last Wednesday. While the 1st Years recovered well from a big 1st quarter deficit, in the end the gap proved too… [Read More]

Book Launch – Selected Memories by Dennis Glennon

The launch of 150 years of Selected Memories of St Mel’s College by Denis Glennon takes place on Friday April 7th at 7-30pm in St Mel’s College.

1st Year Soccer Team

Listen to Principal Mr. Rowley speaking about St. Mel’s

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Teacher, Ms. Concar and TY’s talking about C.A.S Awareness Campaign

Listen to TY students and Ms. Concar discuss Cycle Against Suicide awareness campaign.

Aerial View of St Mel’s College


Back to school news St. Mel’s College February 2nd 2017 Backstage Success Congrats to St Mel’s students who took to the stage recently in two local productions. Dylan Murray, Iarlaith O Rourke and Jack Oates performed in “A night on Broadway”. Last week saw Dylan Kelly, Alex Gorman, Peadar Kenny, Rudi Herterich and Kacper Martyniak… [Read More]

January 2017

Back to school news St. Mel’s College Notes January 2017 Welcome Back Welcome back to staff and students after a great Christmas break. Don’t forget to give any school news or sports reports to Ms McGuinness for FB, Twitter and the Longford Leader. We hope that everyone is refreshed and all set to work hard… [Read More]