On Friday morning students and staff of Coláiste Dún an Rí bid farewell to there temporary accomodation and moved into our state of the art new building. There was scenes of delight as many locals came out to watch students walk through the gates of their new school. This school has been the dream of many people around Kingscourt, Shercock, Magheracloon, Meath Hill and the surrounding hinterland for a long number of years. Friday 20 October was the culmination of over forty years of work by those within the community and CMETB. On arrival students were greeted by the Chairperson of the CMETB Mr Clifford Kelly. 

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After a brief assembly and a tour of the school it was buisness as usual with students being designated lockers and then returning for class. At 2pm. Minister Heather Humphreys visted the school and spoke to the children. She was accompanied by the CE of CMETB, Mr. John Kearney, Chairperson, Mr Clifford Kelly, TD, Brendan Smith and Senator Joe O'Reilly. Each person spoke to the students, wished them well in there new school and in the future. 

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This week school is back to normal and students are back in clases. As you can see below they are settling in very quickly.

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