Extra-Curricular Activities

Rugby, hurling and basketball are the main sporting activities of the school, but there is a strong commitment to a wide range of other extra-curricular activities which are well resourced in terms of facilities and teacher involvement. These activities include:

  • School Talent Show
  • Table Quizzes
  • African Drumming
  • Maths Competitions
  • Debating 1st, 2nd  TY
  • Readaton
  • Library
  • Creative Engagement
  • Art at lunchtime
  • Anois Leadership Programme
  • Encounter
  • Gaisce
  • India Immersion
  • Encounter Retreat
  • Bag Packing
  • Young Scientist Exhibition
  • SciFest in School
  • ISTA Junior Science Quiz
  • Analog Sc Show (1st Years)
  • Beaver Computing Competition
  • Science Magic Show
  • Sc trip to YSE, Sc Gallery, TCD
  • Lunchtime Club
  • Attendance at Book Readings
  • Musicals
  • Gaeltacht Trip
  • Traditional Music Groups 1 – 6 yrs
  • Creative Engagement Art
  • Golf
  • Rugby
  • Equestrian Club
  • Concerts
  • German Debates
  • French Trip to Paris
  • Art Gallery visits
  • Drama TY & 5th YearSupport
  • Creative Writing Competition
  • Chess Club and Competitions
  • Texaco Art Competition
  • School Choir
  • Newsletter
  • Public Speaking Competition
  • Art Project for the New School
  • All Ireland Language Olympiad
  • SVPExtra-curricular Acitvities
  • Christmas Dinner for Elderly of Area
  • Sponsored Fasts
  • Sci-Fest LIT
  • Junior Cert Science Quiz (Science Week)
  • ISTA Senior Science Quiz
  • London Science Tour
  • Salters Chemistry Festival
  • Science Olympiads
  • Open Night, Senior Sc students do Demos in LabsHarty Cup
  • Homework Club
  • Touring Drama Groups
  • Students Council
  • Ceilí with Neighbouring Girls’ School
  • C.D of Trad Music and Song released in 2013
  • Tennis
  • Hurling
  • Badminton (non competitive)
  • Archery

Activities which help to integrate our First Years:

Choir, Debating, Bowling, Team Building Field-Day, Gaeilge Quiz, Maths Table Quiz, First Year Concert/Service of Light, Trip to Cork to Pops Orchestra, All First Year take part in Debating and  have an inter-class competition,  Student Council, Rugby, Hurling, Badminton (non competitive)