Archive | 2012

CIMA/BSTAI Schools Quiz W.I.T

On Wednesday December 5th two teams of third year students  went to Waterford Institute of Technology to take part in the South Eastern round of the CIMA schools quiz. CIMA (The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) and BSTAI (The Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland) co-ordinated the event with sponsorship from SPAR. There was a strong emphasis on […]

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Equestrian News

Our Equestrian team had a great win last weekend in Ballinamona Equistrian Centre, Waterford. Alan Persse, Jack Power, Rory Doyle and Darragh Doyle won the team Novice Class competition. Rory Doyle won the Individual Novice competition. Well done lads and good luck in your next competition.

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€500 raised for local St. Vincent de Paul

€500 was raised for the local St. Vincent de Paul charity by Ms. Rowe our music teacher who organised  ‘An evening of Music and Song’ in the Carmelite Friary, Knocktopher on Wednesday 12th December. Forty students from 1st to 6th Year performed to a packed audience on the night. A big thank you to Fr. […]

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Concern Fast and Silence

Some of the Transition Year students took part in the Concern Fast and Silence. Tony Leddy from Concern visited the school and gave a talk on the work of   the organisation . Well done to all students who took part in raising money for this worthy cause.

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Patrick Butler wins Kickboxing Tournament

Congratulations to Patrick Butler, Transition Year who had a big win last weekend in his fight against Conor Broderick in the Ikf Amateur Fcr Flyweight tournament in Sarsfield GAA centre, Thurles. Patrick defeated Conor by unanimous decision 27-29, 26-30, 26-29.

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An evening of Music and Song

Scoil Aireagail presents ‘An evening of Music and Song’ in the Carmelite Friary, Knocktopher on Wednesday 12th December @ 8pm. Proceeds on the night go towards the St. Vincent de Paul. Your support would be greatly appreciated. Admission on the door Adults €5 and children €2.

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Irish Dancing

Congratulations to Tara Wilson, 2nd Year who danced in the Leinster Championship Irish Dancing competition recently. Tara’s dance group came 2nd in the figures-group dance, and Tara herself came 10th in her solo dance. Tara dances with the Michelle Malone school of dance in Thomastown. She will be competing in the World Championships in Dublin next March so Scoil Aireagail would […]

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Kilkenny Secondary Schools’ Talent Competition

        Scoil Aireagaiol students were among secondary students all over Kilkenny who took part in the Kilkenny Secondary Schools’ Talent Competition final, which took place on Wednesday, November 21 in the Watergate theatre. The concert was in aid of the O’ Neill Centre, Enable Ireland. Martin Bridgeman of KCLR was the MC […]

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Senior Hurling victory

On the 14th of November, the senior hurling team played the Wexford CBS in the south Leinster semi final. The lads knew that they had a challenge ahead of them and would have to be on the ball from the first whistle. With a place at the south Leinster final available the boys surely didn’t […]

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Senior Hurling

Scoil AIreagail                                       2-22 Abbey Community College                  0- 3 On the 15th of November our senior hurling team plaed the  Abbey Community College in the League of the Vocational School A. Once again the boys played outstandingly and won this match easily. Scores from Kevin Farrell, Andrew Fitzpatrick, Ronan Coffey, Ronan Corcoran, Paddy Delaney, Dylan Doran and Mikey Jones kept […]

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