Visit from the Defence Forces

Every school in Ireland is to be presented with our National Flag to commemorate the 1916 Rising and Proclamation. We were presented with our flag on Tuesday 8th December at 9:20am.

a. Arrival of the Defence Forces team at school – Welcome and Introduction

b. The 1916 Proclamation in context

c. Reading of the Proclamation

d. The National Flag – Q & A for the students on our Flag

e. Flag protocols – How we should care for our National Flag

f. Presentation of the Flag