Archive | May, 2012

SPORTSDAY MAY 2012

Photographs of Sportsday, Concerts and Prizewinners are in the Gallery Section. Photos by Br. Denis and Rory Johnston

DARREN HALPENNY WINS THE GLENSTAL SMART CAREERS POSTER COMPETITION

On Thursday, 24th of May, people from the University of Limerick kindly visited us to judge us on our Careers Projects. They interviewed us individually on the Career Project of our choice. We could present our Projects on either a poster or Powerpoint. I chose Powerpoint which I found very helpful. There were many different […]

MICHAEL O’RIORDAN AWARDED THE ABBOT OF MAREDSOUS CUP FOR 2012

Michael O’Riordan is the 2012 winner of the Abbot of Maredsous Cup, the most prestigious Prize awarded by the School. The Cup goes to someone who, through their six years in the School has participated in many different areas. It is not awarded for excellence but rather for positive par wishes as they face into their […]

NEWLY REFURBISHED HEALTH CENTRE

The Headmaster and Nursing staff are delighted to announce the opening of the newly refurbished Health Centre. It was officially opened by Br. Martin on Wednesday, 10th of May 2012. It was all made possible through the goodwill and co-operation of the Finance Department, the Maintencence staff and the Nurses in the Health Centre. The […]

GLENSTAL UNDER 16’S WIN THE MUNSTER TENNIS SHIELD

By Eduardo Moros – Third Year We started the Competition with a match against Hospital School on a very rainy day when the rest of our Year had gone on a school trip. The game was played here in Glenstal and we won all our matches. We got wet from the feet to the head. […]

FIRST YEARS IN DELPHI MAY 2012

Photos of the First Year trip to Delphi Adventure Centre are on Page 2 of the Gallery section. These photos and others are available from Br. Denis

TY’S TRAIN ON THE GALTEE MOUNTAINS IN PREPARATION FOR THEIR KILIMANJARO CLIMB IN AUGUST

Kilimanjaro Training in the Galtees By Calog Healy Sunday morning, Niall Harty, Cian O’Shaughnessy, Henry Healy, Jeffrey Blake and me, Calog Healy met at the bottom of the Galtee mountains on the Tipperary/Cork border in Rossadrehid. Alexa Blake, Jeffrey’s mum was nice enough to give us a lift there.   When we arrived, Cal Healy […]

HENRY BENYON (5TH YEAR) WINS GOLD AT NORTH MUNSTER SPORTS

Congratulations to Henry Benyon who secured our only Gold Medal at the North Munster Track and Field Championships in the Senior Boys 5,000m race. Other winners were Eoin O’Loughlen (Second Year) who won Silver in the Intermediate Boys 2,000m Walk and Rory Clarke (First Year) who won Bronze in the Minor Boys Javelin. Congratulations to […]