Scoil Ruáin, Killenaule, has achieved great success on a national level as a class of 2022 student Ava Heffernan recently won in her category in the ‘Decade of Centenaries All Island History Competition for Primary and Post-Primary Schools’. Ava, who was did her leaving cert in Scoil Ruáin last June, entered the prestigious history competition with her […]
Ava Heffernan, a Scoil Ruáin class of 2022 student, was invited to attend a Cultural Event to Reflect on the Centenary of the Irish Civil War on Saturday 17th September, organised by the Office of the Taoiseach in the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Ava’s invite came on the back of her recent major success in winning […]
Welcome back We welcome all our students back to school for the coming school year. We especially welcome our First-Year students who are beginning a new chapter in their lives. We wish all our students every success in the year ahead. Opening Dates Friday 26th August 1st Years, Monday 29th August LCAs and 6th Years, […]
Scoil Ruáin Awards 2022 A big congratulations to all our very worthy award winners. See our school’s Instagram account for photos of the Awards Presentations. The following is a full list of all our award winners. Scoil Ruáin Student of the Year 2022 Ava Heffernan Scoil Ruáin Student of the Year 2022 Johnny […]
A big congratulations to Polly Browne, 2nd-year student who took 3rd place in the June Fest Poetry Competition in Newbridge with her peom “Mental Makeup”. She has been invited to read her poem in Farrell and Nephew Bookstore, on the 4th of June alongside the other prize winners and local established writers. Well done to Polly our […]
Mr. Peter Collins (RIP) Art Teacher in Scoil Ruáin 1977 to 2010 A sense of deep shock and sadness was felt in Scoil Ruáin on Friday 29th April 2022 when the sad news was received that Peter Collins had passed away. Peter was appointed to a full-time permanent Arts and Crafts position in 1977 […]
Coisceim students learning First Aid skills at a recent workshop run by Pat Cummins from the Irish Red Cross. A big thank you to Pat and well done to the students who were very enthusiastic participants.
All first year students travelled to Tayto Park in Co. Meath on Thursday 19th May 2022 with their class teachers Ms. Sinead Burke, Mr. Sean Ryan and Ms. Mary Cummins accompanied by their Year Head Ms. Breeda O’Neill and SNAs Ms. Tracey Croke and Ms. Rachel Maher. The sun shone brightly and a great day […]