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Our Junk Kouture students are looking for materials

Our Transition year Junk Couture students have been tasked with creating elaborate wearable designs all fashioned from recycled materials. To do this they are looking for some materials that will be used to make their creations. Here is a list of what they need: Coffee cups Lids off plastic bottles Old CDs Cotton Wool White […]

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Ploughing Championship 2019

Our Senior Cycle and 3rd years got the opportunity to attend the Ploughing Championships in Fenagh, Carlow on Tuesday 17th September. Ms. Hickey took her Agricultural Science students along to get a look at current trends and issues facing the agricultural sector. Ms. Naddy’s Transition Year students as part of their Home Economics course used […]

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Student of The Year 2019

On Friday 6th September last KCETB hosted its annual Student of The Year event. This is where KCETB presents one student from each of the ETB schools with the title of ‘Student of the Year’. The criteria for selection can be based on a mixture of academic performance, endeavour, participation/contribution to school life, positive attitude […]

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New Rules Concert and Mental Health/Cyber Bullying talk

Scoil Aireagail hosted a music and mental health awareness concert on Wednesday 11th September. New Rules have been tipped to be the next big band from the UK. Formed and managed by the UK’s premier pop management company Modest! Management (One Direction, Little Mix, Olly Murs), the band are launching with a bang this year. […]

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Transition Year Canoe Trip

Congratulations to our Transition Year students on completion of their Gaisce journey.  The students took part in a two day canoe challenge with Go with the flow River Adventures. The trip took them down the river in Graiguenamagh where they had an opportunity to develop important life skills such as water safety, risk awareness, team […]

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Iverk/Piltown Show 2019

Iverk Show Results 2019 Congratulations to all those who submitted entries into the Iverk Show this year. Well done to all those involved and thanks to their teachers Ms. Naddy, Ms. Dalton, Mr. Fallon, Mr. Murphy and Mr. Walsh for coordinating the entrants. Class 33 Draw, sketch, paint or pastels · 1st prize Michael Delahunty […]

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Scoil Aireagail Trad Group session at Billys Tearooms for National Enterprise Town Awards

Billys Tearoom, Ballyhale hosted a presentation by the KBK Community as part of Bank of Ireland’s National Enterprise Town Awards. A judging panel started off their day at Billys where Scoil Aireagail’s Trad Group were there to entertain and played a really enjoyable trad session. Many thanks to Ms. Rowe, Ms. Muldowney and the pupils who […]

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