Archive | December, 2015

Staff Concert – December 2015

On Friday December 11th the non-Music teaching staff held a concert for the whole school to raise funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital. An amazing and diverse amount of talent was on display and a thoroughly enjoyable occasion for everyone involved. We hope you enjoy the video.

Visit of Jan O’Sullivan Minister for Education – Dec 2015

Visit of Jan O'Sullivan Minister for Education - Dec 2015

Glenstal Extrava-geansaí

On Friday last, December 11th, the annual Christmas Jumper ‘Extrava-geansaí’ fund raising event took place. All staff and students of Glenstal Abbey School temporarily parted with formal attire for a more festive look, all in aid of Crumlin Children’s Hospital. From delicately designed knitwear, to Santa hats and suits, and the odd human powered wearable […]

SCT v St. Fintans – December 2015

SCT v St. Fintans - December 2015

Photos by Br. Denis

5th Years and Kilmallock Seniors Christmas Dinner – Dec 2015

5th Years and Kilmallock Seniors Christmas Dinner - Dec 2015

5th Year Ice Skating – December 2015

5th Year Ice Skating - December 2015

TY Argentinian Exchange – Declan Kinahan


Last Easter I was lucky enough to travel with two good friends David Power and Jack O’Mahony across the globe to the sunny city of Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. This was the final term of our Transition Year course. A year most certainly to be remembered. We set off from Dublin airport on Friday […]

Glenstal GAA – First Years

Glenstal’s second GAA season got underway on Thursday, December 10th when the first years travelled to the Limerick Institute of Technology to take on Ard Scoil Rís C in the school’s hurling competition. It looked like the match that would never be after four reschedulings and two postponements but at 12:30, the ball was thrown […]

Carol Service December 2015

Carol Service December 2015

Photographs by Robert Sweeney

Sixth Year Lunchtime Concert Video

Attached below is the link to the You Tube video of the recent concert by the 6th Year Music students. It was held in the Athanasium and as you can see from the video, excellent performances all round. We look forward to further concerts by the various Year groups and especially to the staff concert […]