Science in Tipperary Institute

On Friday, February 18th, the boys from third and sixth class attended the “Ais-Mazing Science Exhibition” in Tipperary Institute.  With hands-on involvement in fantastic experiments, it really was a morning to remember!!  Science was brought to life in an unforgettable manner.  Many thanks to Tipperary Institute for hosting us.

Credit Union Quiz

Following weeks of intense practice, the U-11 and U-13 Scoil Ailbhe quiz teams finally got their chance to participate in the Thurles Credit Union Quiz!  The quiz took place on Friday, January 26th, 2011, in the Premier Hall.  Following 12 gruelling and testing rounds, our boys triumphed in both categories.  It was certainly a night … [Read more…]

Eamonn Sheppard Retires

It was with great sadness that we saw Mr. Eamonn Shepperd retire from Scoil Ailbhe on the 23rd of December.  Eamonn has played a central role in the life of the school over many decades, both as a dedicated teacher and deputy principal.  He will be sadly missed by his colleagues and students, who enjoyed … [Read more…]

A Visit to the Community Hospital

On Tuesday, December 21st, nearly 60 boys from Scoil Ailbhe, visited the Community Hospital of the Assumption, to entertain staff and patients.  The group comprised of choir and musicians, and had an extensive repertoire of Christmas music with which to entertain their audience. The group were so popular, that they have already been invited back again … [Read more…]

Arts Week, May 2010

This week we will have a number of events to celebrate our arts and culture. There will be a percussion workshop, cooking classes, wood turning demonstrations,