The Holy Family schools in Laois held their official opening on Friday June 8 in glorious sun, and the senior school's choir was in glorious form too.
The choir sang the Queen classic 'Don't Stop Me Now' to kick off the opening, which was performed by Bishop of Kildare & Leighlin Denis Nulty, with special guest Minister Charlie Flanagan.
They were conducted by teacher Deirdre Meagher, with some extra help by Principal Des Sutton.
The new Junior and Senior schools, part of Portlaoise Parish, have almost 1400 children between them, featuring 25 different nationalities, as Portlaoise continues to attract new residents from all parts of the world.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.