On Thursday 28th September 2017 Ms Sweetnam and 6th Class represented the school at the in St Peter’s Church Bandon. Over 500 pupils from the 20 primary schools in the Diocese joined together to celebrate the beginning of the school year. The service was led by Bishop Paul Colton with a talk from The Very Rev. Nigel Dunne, Dean of Cork and Mr Peter Stobart, Director of Music at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral. The service concluded with all schools ringing their school bell in celebration.