Wishing all members of our school community all the best for Christmas and the New Year. We remember especially those families who have lost loved ones this year. School reopens at 8.25am on Monday 7th January.
Thanks to everyone who took part in Christmas Dress Up Day yesterday. There was a fantastic festive atmosphere in the school, and all proceeds of the day will be given to the Jesuit Refugee Service. The day ended with a wonderful concert which showcased all the musical talent in our community. Thanks to Mr Earley for the photos. More to follow.
48 first years went to Cork on December 1st to play three games against Presentation Cork. A very enjoyable day was had by all, even if the results didn't quite go our way. It is always difficult to compete with the Munster schools at this age as they play by age category rather than year group which can lead to a physical mismatch. It all adds to the lads experience and on the day despite being out muscled they certainly were not outplayed. A rewarding stop off in Cashel se
Well done and thank you to all the Festive Fling organisers and performers for a fantastic concert last night. With a wonderful array of musical talent and all proceeds going to Blackrock Hospice, it was a very special evening. Special thanks to our guests the Ranelagh Singers and the Trinitones. Great work from Ms O'Brien, Mr Earley and the TY students. See photos here.
We had an eventful day of rugby yesterday. First the TY team won their semifinal against St Gerard's. Very best of luck to them in the final against CWC on Monday 17 December. Then the JCT played excellently against Newbridge College in the Junior League final, only to be beaten 26-24 after a converted stoppage time try. The day ended with a fantastic 19-7 win for the SCT against Castleknock in the Senior League final. Very well done to all our players and coaches; we are so
Very well done to the Juniors, who won their League semifinal vs Kilkenny College yesterday 22-8. Next week's fixtures are as follows: Donnybrook Stadium, Wednesday 12 December Junior League final vs. Newbridge: 2pm Senior League final vs Castleknock: 4pm. Best of luck to everyone involved in both games. Thanks to Mr Earley for the photos from yesterday's game. More will follow.
The CALL, February 4th - 9th 2019 Celebrating the legacy of Darragh O’Connell, Fr Joe Brennan SJ, Fr Kennedy O’Brien SJ and Noel McCarthy An invitation to be creative in Irish: Have you an original story, a poem, a dramatic dialogue, a song, a short drama script, a short film, an oral performance which you would like to submit to the organisers of The CALL 2019 for possible printing or performance at The CALL concert on February 9th next? All submissions to reach us by 21st J