Our Transition year and 3 rd year students went on a trip to Grow HQ Waterford during the week. GIY and GROW HQ are all about helping children to develop ‘food empathy’ – a better understanding and appreciation of food – and to have a bit of fun while doing so! They want to help […]
Scoil Aireagail’s boys basketball team played Grennan College in a series of challenge games on 4th May last. The 2nd Years were playing their first competitive match against an experienced side, and put up a very strong performance. Well done lads, and thanks Mr. Mc Grath for organising the games.
On 23rd April Scoil Aireagail was delighted to welcome singer / songwriter Simon James from Dublin. Simon is an up-and-coming successful artist who has already supported big-name acts, at national events. He spends some of his time visiting schools throughout the country, entertaining students with many of […]
In early March all of our first years competed in the regional round of the Irish Junior Maths Competition. Based on these results, Arthur Long (1 Yellow) was invited to compete in the 24th Final of the Junior Maths Competition. The final took place on Friday April 27th in St. Kieran’s College. Arthur put on […]
On Wednesday 21st of March our sixth year students once again headed south west on our annual trip to The Gaeltacht. The aim of this trip has always been to improve tudents fluency in the Irish language by giving them the opportunity to speak Irish only for three days. The group left Scoil Aireagail early […]
The sixth year debs committee organised a table quiz on 26th April in the hall to raise funds for their debs in August. There was a really positive atmosphere at the quiz as the students in teams answered a good mix of general knowledge questions.
Students in 2nd and 3rd year have been busy over the last number of weeks completing their classroom based assessments in English, Business and Science. Classroom Based Assessments (CBAs) provide students with opportunities to demonstrate their learning and skills in ways not possible in a pen and paper examination,for example, their verbal communication and investigation skills. This […]
As the current school year is in its final few weeks a number of key events are already being organised. On Thursday 17th May our Transition Year students are having their Graduation, with an evening celebration in the school. Transition Years will display some of their work they did throughout the year, and entertain with […]
On Friday 9th March the Southern regional finals of Junk Kouture was held in Limerick University concert hall. Scoil Aireagail had one group qualify for the event and also sent a bus of 3rd and 4th year students as supporters. It […]
On the 8th March our Juvenile hurling team got off to a great start in their campaign, beating Kilkenny/Mooncoin Vocational School on a score line of 5-8 to 1-5. A great team performance played in testing conditions away from home. The Scoil Aireagail men showed how good they were with great performances from Shane Aylward, […]