School News

Transition Year Updates

Transition Year Updates Scoil Ruáin Transition Year students have been very busy for the last term. On their return after the Midterm break, they began their 6-week instruction with Phoenix Strength and Conditioning during modules time. We have had a long relationship with the staff from this outstanding gym in Clonmel and the structure of […]

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Student Council Updates

Scoil Ruáin’s student council have been busy this month! The members have been working with Mr Williams and Ms Landers on their Wellbeing Christmas Tree. Each student and staff member has had the opportunity to bring in a Christmas bauble with their name on it. Each day, a number of baubles are picked to be […]

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International Students demonstrate their Cooking Skills

Fifth year Internatinal German student Louis Malewski with his class mate Leanne Heffernan made a delicious Russian щербеt pronounced (Cherbet) in Home Ec class. Louis explained how he has strong Russian traditions from both his parents, although he was born himself in Germany. It is a Russian sweet made for special occasions. Although there are only 4 […]

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Open week at Scoil Ruáin 15th to 18th November

Open week continues at Scoil Ruáin from 15th to 18th November Open week continues Monday 15th November to Thursday 18th November from 2 to 5pm each day. Prospective students and their parents can avail of personalised tours of the school viewing the school facilities and speaking with staff members and current students about what the […]

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Science Week activities at Scoil Ruáin

Science Week activities The school had a busy schedule participating in science week activities. These ranged from designing the best parachute for the egg drop challenge, making a crawling gecko to making 3D models of the parts of a plant and animal cell. The students benefited greatly from their participation in the week’s activities. A […]

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Retiring Members of Staff

Retiring Members of Staff Four valued members of Scoil Ruáin’s staff, Ms. Joan Costigan, Ms. Mary Kennedy, Ms. Grainne Molony and Sr. Kate Morris retired at the end of this school year. Joan taught English, Religion and Career Guidance. Mary taught English and Geography. Gráinne taught Home Economics, SPHE and PLC Childcare and Sr. Kate […]

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