World Book Day

Subject Blogs, English/Drama, Wellbeing, Parents Association, Transition Year, Library / 8 March 2019
World Book Day celebrations: 'Booky Breakfast' book swap sale raises €180 for charity

World Book Day celebrations: 'Booky Breakfast' book swap sale raises €180 for charity

World Book Day 2019 in Stratford College kicked off with high-powered fruit juices and smoothies made on the spot by the TYs, while students, staff and parents browsed the many, many books in the book sale. Student, staff and parents were actively encouraged to bring in two books and €2 to make it the best book sale and 'booky breakfast' ever! And it was - we raised €180 for St. Michael's House. The juices and smoothies were also awesome!

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General School News, Parents Association, Transition Year, Library / 19 February 2019
World Book Day Book Sale on Thursday, 7th March: Parents invited! We need books too!

World Book Day Book Sale on Thursday, 7th March: Parents invited! We need books too!

World Book Day is on Thursday, 7th March. The day will kick off with a 'Bring a Book, Buy A Book' sale in the school hall from 9.30am to 11am, in aid of St. Michael's House. Parents/guardians and students are all invited to the book sale and you can buy 3 books for the price of €2!! The TYs will be running the book sale. 

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Subject Blogs, English/Drama, Jewish Studies, Wellbeing, Transition Year, Library / 3 March 2017
World Book Day Celebrations in Stratford: author Alan Glynn visits the school

World Book Day Celebrations in Stratford: author Alan Glynn visits the school

Thursday, 2nd March was World Book Day. Stratford students celebrated it by dressing up on the theme of "Where's Wally?" (and to also celebrate Purim). Dressing up was also a fund-raiser and €50 was raised for the Capuchin Homeless Day Centre. The annual book sale in aid of St. Michael's House was held by the TYs - just over €60 was raised. Fionn Bentley in TY describes the day.

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