Christmas Cake Sale

The much-anticipate annual Christmas Cake Sale took place on Friday, December 5th. Cakes, buns, brownies and biscuits were arriving into the school from 8o’clock in the morning, as Ms. Power and her army of 6th class helpers readied the hall for the big occasion. The Parents’ Council were also very busy, as they organised their … [Read more…]


Having decided that the boys in 4th and 5th class needed a new choral experience this year, we were delighted to be accepted into the 2014 Hallelujah concerts in Dublin. On Wednesday, December 3rd, over 85 boys and 6 teachers left the school and headed to City West Convention Centre.  What a day it turned … [Read more…]

Science Alive!

On Monday, November 10th, the boys in 5th class got the opportunity to test the knowledge of a group of scientists, as they took part in “I’m a Scientist” 2014. The live web chat was something they had been preparing for, and they had lots of questions ready.  Just look at them in action!  Many … [Read more…]

Green Schools Campaign

For the past year or more, we have been working very hard towards our first Green Flag.  The Green Schools committee have been meeting on a regular basis, and in the past few weeks, the focus has been on a combination of Healthy Lunches / Treat Friday, and the litter that goes with the aforementioned … [Read more…]

CBS Secondary School GAA Sports Day

Following an invitation from the CBS Secondary School, all of the boys in 5th and 6th classes attended their GAA Sports Day on Thursday, October 2nd.  The day started with a tour of the hallowed ground of Semple Stadium.  Led by groups of players and staff from the Secondary School, it was an exciting start … [Read more…]

A Gallery of New Boys!

We welcomed many new boys to the school this year, in particular, the boys who moved to us from 1st class. We hope that you will enjoy many happy years in our school. Do you recognise any of these faces?                                      … [Read more…]

Return to School

We welcome all of you back to school on August 28th. There will be a full day for all students (and teachers!)

Music Recital 2014

The hall was filled to bursting point. There wasn’t another space to squeeze all the mothers, fathers, sisters and brothers who attended the 2014 music recital. Showcasing the musical talents of all the boys in Scoil Ailbhe, there was a lot to celebrate. From the little men on their tin-whistles playing numbers from “Oh Susanna” … [Read more…]

Arts Week

The week before the Easter holidays is one to be anticipated in our school. What events have been planned for Arts Week? is the question on everybody’s lips in the months leading up to it!! The answer is only known to the select teachers on the Arts Committee.  And for 2014, the events included…………………. beatboxing, … [Read more…]