Archive | 2014

TY Canoe Trip

Mr. McGrath took our TY students on a two day canoe trip this week. On Monday they canoed from Bagnelstown to Borris staying overnight in the scout den. The following day despite strong winds they continued on the water as far as Graiguenamagh. The trip was part of the Gaisce Adventure journey, which is 1 […]

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U16 Hurlers through to the South Leinster Semi Finals

Congratulations to the U16 hurling team who are through to the South Leinster schools semi-final after beating Kilkenny schools. It was a horrible wet and windy day for the match with Scoil Aieragail playing against the wind in the first half. Scoil Aireagail didn’t score in the first half and Kilkenny Schools were up by […]

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U16 Hurling win

Scoil Aireagail had a convincing win over Ramsgrange Community School in their last group match. The victory means that we are are through to the quarter final vs Kilkenny Schools. 1. Dean Mason 2. Jamie Barron 3.James Brennan 4. Sean Brennan 5. Brian Farrel 6. Patrick Hearne 7. Conor Lawlor 8.Jamie Dungan 9.Jamie McLoughlin 10.Jack […]

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Comhairle na nOg AGM

Some of our Students Council members attended the Kilkenny Comhairle na nOg AGM last Thursday October 16th in Hotel Kilkenny. Comhairli na nOg are local ‘youth councils’ designed to give children and young people the ‘right to have his or her voice heard’ by being involved in the development of local services and policies.  There is […]

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Big Brother Big Sister Mentoring Programme

Our first and fifth year students have been busy receiving their training for the Big Brother Big sister mentoring programme run by Faroige. Big Brothers Big Sisters is an internationally recognised youth mentoring programme that has proven to be effective at improving school retention and academic performance. The programme involves our fifth years acting as […]

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Kilkenny Mobile Library

Kilkenny Mobile library is back visiting Scoil Aireagail. The mobile library consists of a new custom built vehicle. It travels all over the county and stops at 65 places over a three week period. It stops in towns, villages and schools and carries a stock of 3,700 items.This fantastic service gives our  junior students online […]

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