Latest News from SFX

Our school recently welcomed Maria from GOAL who did workshops with students from 4th to 6th Classes. We learned so many interesting facts about developing countries.



We were delighted to welcome Angela, Marie and Trisha from Blanchardstown Tidy Towns to our school.

We did some planting together and can’t wait for our next project with them.



Great fun for Science Week in SFX. Classes carried out a range of experiments including making rockets, lava lamps and much more.

Thank you Mr. Kilkenny for organising all the fun activities!


Classes have been busy learning about soil and working in the garden with Brian this term.

We look forward to seeing the fruits of our labour in spring!



Well done to our Girls GAA Team for reaching the semi-final of the Cumann na mBunscoil Competition.

We are so proud of you all!




Members of the Student Council are busy selling raffle tickets for the upcoming Halloween Raffle.

All support greatly appreciated!



Please see the Stationery List for each class level below.

3rd Class

4th Class

5th Class

6th Class

Robotics Workshops in 4th Class


Best wishes to one of our past students Elisa Gallagher who will represent Ireland at the European Championships this week in Italy. Go n-éirí leat! 



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5th Classes enjoyed a GLOBE Workshop recently on Litter and Waste.


We really enjoy sports here in St. Francis Xavier Senior School…..


It has been an incredibly busy and exciting year on the sporting front, and we are immensely proud of all our students.

We had numerous teams competing in various sports, including Boys and Girls GAA, Boys and Girls Soccer, Boys and Girls Basketball, Cross Country,  Sprinting Events, and Climbing. We also took part in  the Marathon Kids programme, SARI football against Racism and Bike Week events. The dedication, teamwork, and sportsmanship shown by students has truly been commendable, and all students have represented our school with great pride.

We would also like to express our gratitude to the parents who generously volunteered their time to support our teams and give lifts. Special mention to Ellie’s Dad, Christopher, Sally’s Dad, David and Olivia’s Dad, Ronan who helped out with the Camogie team. Your involvement and assistance have been invaluable. Thanks to all teachers who took teams.  We look forward to another busy sporting year.



Classes have been enjoying Sports Days over the past number of weeks.



Well done to all the students who took part in the Basketball League Finals in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght recently.




On Thursday, 27th of April, we had a Super Hero Dress Up Day for Sophie.

Well done to 6th Class who organised a Bake Sale.

Thank you to the parents, staff and students who helped make the day the super success that it was. 

There were ice-cream vans, popcorn makers and much more on the day!






Well done to all the classes who recently took part in Trócaire’s Gamechangers Competition.

We are so delighted to learn that a group from Ms. Donoher’s Class are through to the final in DCU at the end of May.


Well done to 6th Class who recently entered the

Fís Storyboard Competition.

Great imagination and creativity!

We celebrated Scoot to School Week and children were encouraged to scoot where possible.


Look at the amazing buildings around the world created by Ms. Ward’s Class.

Classes have been busy planting with our Caretaker Brian.

Some classes are taking part in the Woodies Budding Gardeners Competition.

Ms. Gill’s 4th Class were lucky enough to attend a Fighting Words Workshop recently.

Many of our classes went to Science Blast in the RDS with their own investigations recently. 


We are so proud of our 6th Class Quiz Team who paticipated in Phoenix FM and Credit Union Quizzes recently.

4th Classes recently visited EPIC Museum.

6th Classes recently enjoyed a trip to Glasnevin Cemetery to follow up on their work on Michael Collins, Eamon de Valera and Daniel O’Connell.



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