Retiring Members of Staff Two valued members of Scoil Ruáin’s staff, Ms. Olive Cornelia and Ms. Bridget O’Neill, retired at the end of this school year. Olive who led the French Department taught both French and Irish while Bridget taught English, History and Irish. Both devoted over 60 years of loyal teaching service to the […]
Congratulations to Jack Hassett On Wednesday 15th May 5th Year student Jack Hassett lined out with the Tipperary Gold team who took on Kilkenny Amber in the Celtic Challenge which was held in Cashel King Cormac’s Hurling pitch. Tipperary Gold were the winners on the night. Well done Jack on representing your county.
Great talent on show at Annual Music Recital Our 6th Annual Recital took place on Thursday 9th May 2019. Our students danced, sang and performed solo and group performances. We had Irish music, jazz, classical, Spanish, pop, musical showstoppers, All Ireland winning dancers, international students performing and a junior choral group. A fantastic night was […]
Scoil Ruáin Transition Years are “Class Acts” in raising €2,045, the highest amount raised by an Irish school, for Focus Ireland’s Class Act Homelessness Initiative On the 1st of March this year, Scoil Ruáin’s Transition Year participated a sleep out in aid of Focus Ireland, a charity dedicated to supporting the homeless in Ireland. They […]
Conngratulations to our 5th Year studnets who were presented with certificates from our school’s partner company Godolphin after they participated in a school-business partnership during the school year. We would like to thank the management and staff of Godolphin for all the support they give our students throughout the school year.
Presentation to Coisceim from Tesco, Thurles Robert Foley, Manager of Tesco in Thurles and Caitriona McCarthy, HR Tesco Thurles visited Coisceim, Scoil Ruáin recently to present the school with a cheque for their share of the funds from the Blue token scheme operated in their store in Thurles. Pictured is Ms. Siobhan Landers, Deputy Principal, who received the cheque on behalf of […]
Visit to Army Barracks in Kilkenny Students from Coisceim, Scoil Ruain and An Cuan, Dun Iascaigh, Cahir came together for an Interschool’s activity in Kilkenny recently. They received a very warm welcome from Captain Larry Scallan and Corporal John Paul Harrington, a past pupil of Scoil Ruain. The students were given an interactive History lesson in the Barracks […]
World Autism Day 2nd April 2019 Scoil Ruáin celebrated World Autism Day on Tuesday 2nd April. All staff wore blue which is the colour chosen to represent Autism. All students were given a sticker to wear with the autism symbol. On Friday 5th April all Junior Cycle students walked 1km around the sports pitch to […]
Between Friday, March 1st and Sunday, March 3rd 2019, a group of twenty seven students from fifth year and three teachers from Scoil Ruain travelled to England for a school trip. It all began very early on Friday morning, around five o’clock, when 30 tired heads hopped onto a bus outside the school yard, too […]