Archive | May, 2016

Active Schools Week 2016 Report

The 2016 Active Schools Week will long be remembered in Glenstal for all the right reasons! The Active School Committee composed of many staff and students set out to achieve a bigger and better event this year and left no stone unturned in attempting to do so. The week began with an assembly driven in […]

Sportsday – May 2016

Sportsday - May 2016

Henry Morgan – An Appreciation by Edmond Aylward (5th Year)

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You don’t need to be in his Art class to know who Henry Morgan is. Henry has been Glenstal’s Art teacher for the past 41 years. During that time he has seen Buildings, people and artistic movements rise and fall. Henry has taught a subject that needed passion and inspiration, and this is what he […]

Active Schools Week – May 2016

Active Schools Week - May 2016

Over 200 Photographs of all the activities participated in by all students, members of the school staff and even some monks for Active Schools Week. Lots of activities that’s for sure. The photos were taken by Ben Williams, Jack Gray and Br. Denis.

Henry Morgan Retirement Presentations – May 2016

Henry Morgan Retirement Presentations - May 2016

Staff v Student Soccer – May 2016

Staff v Student Soccer - May 2016

Uiseann Cooke’s Medal Haul in Gala


Uiseann Cooke won a fine haul of medals in the Munster/Connacht Championship Swimming Gala. Uiseann came 2nd in the Under 14 and Under 100m Breast Stroke, 200m Breast and 100 Fly. Gold in the 200m Individual Medley was the icing on the cake.

Glenstal Compete at Munster Schools T & F

Congratulations to the Glenstal athletes who competed in the GloHealth Munster Schools Track & Field Chanpionships held in Waterford. They returned with some very impressive results and 2 medals Rory Clarke 2nd Senior Shot Putt Ted Collins 3rd Minor 800m Patrick Hayes 4th Senior 800m Ruairi Woodcock 5th Junior Long Jump Rory Clarke 5th Senior […]

Lucas Bachmann (3rd Year) – Recipient of the Mathematics Olympiad Role of Honour

Between January 21st and April 23rd, I went to a Mathematics Enrichment Course, in order to participate in the Irish Mathematics Olympiad, a yearly event in which students around Ireland to compete in solving a series of mathematics problems. The goal of the Irish Mathematics Olympiad is to engage competitors in using their problem solving skills to solve as many […]

Second Year Video -A Day in the Life