Extra Curricular Activities

Participation in extra curricular activities encourages physical and mental development and also fosters co-operation, integration, reliability and leadership. The school is committed to the development of the full range of each student's artistic, cultural, scientific, social and sporting talents and aptitudes.

Sport

There is a wide range of sports on offer, including hockey, basketball, athletics, tennis, soccer, cricket, camogie, swimming, badminton, volleyball, gaelic, golf and aerobics.

Extracurricular Sport 2017-2018

 

 

 

 

Music

The school has a strong tradition in music education and aims to provide students with musical experiences that enhance their lives.

Choral singing for students at junior level with some students entering into Feis Ceoil and Feis Mhaiti├║ competitions.
Senior Choir
Junior Choir
Private individual lessons are available in piano, recorder, flute, guitar and singing.
School orchestra.
Clarinet Quartet
School Musical in Transition Year
Slogadh
Tradtional group
Composing Workshops

Social Awareness / Outreach Programme

Fundraising for a wide variety of charities, including Concern, St. Vincent de Paul, Trocaire, Amnesty International and To Russia With Love, is carried out throughout the year.

An Gaisce, The President's Award Scheme for Young People.

JPIC (Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation) group to promote awareness of world issues and problems.

Other Extra-Curricular Activities

Other extra curricular activities include debating, public speaking, Young Scientists competition, Young Science Writers Competition, Science Olympiads, ISTA Science Competition, Environmental Consciousness raising competitions (Capture the Power, One Good Idea etc), production of school yearbook, involvement in schoolstationery shop, school credit union, Mini-Company development, prayer groups, student councils and many others.