Archive | 2017

5th Years Host Senior Citizens for Christmas Dinner

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U14 v St. Michaels -December 2017

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Photos by Jack Sleeman

Carol Service – December 2017

Carol Service - December 2017

The annual Carol Service took place in the Abbey Church on Sunday 10th of December. Despite the dreadful weather the church was packed which was very pleasing. The Choir’s singing was sublime and all the hard work the choir has put in over the last four months certainly paid off. The sound was clear and […]

Carol Service December 2017

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Photos by Mitch Tanzer

SCT v South African School -December 2017

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Historic Hurling Cup for Glenstal

Historic Hurling Cup for Glenstal

HISTORIC FIRST GAELIC GAMES CUP FOR GLENSTAL ABBEY SCHOOL   Having just earned their final place the day previous, the U16.5 hurling team were out again on Friday, December 8th, in the LIT Sports sponsored Coolderry Cup. On another very cold morning, the panel made their way to Mick Neville Park in Rathkeale where they […]

Feast of the Immaculate Conception -December 2017

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Photos by Jack Wall O’Reilly(6th Year) and Padraig Hassett(2nd Year)

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

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The Feast of the Immaculate Conception was celebrated by the entire Glenstal community starting with mass in the Abbey Church. All students, staff and monks attended. Mass was followed by a brief ceremony in the School Atrium where the oldest Monastic resident, Fr. Phillip and the two youngest boys in the school, Luke Fitzgerald and […]

Latest News -U16.5 Win Hurling Final

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The Glenstal Abbey School Under 16.5 Squad have won the Munster Hurling Cup. A more detailed report will be published later. Congratulations to everyone involved. See Photos by John Walsh in the Photos Section

Glenstal into the Final of the U16 Hurling

Glenstal into the Final of the U16 Hurling

U16.5 HURLING: SEMI FINAL VICTORY SENDS GLENSTAL TO SECOND HURLING FINAL   After winning their first round, and receiving a walkover in the second, Glenstal progressed to the semi-final of the LIT Sports sponsored Coolderry Cup where they faced Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh. Initially, it looked like the fixture wouldn’t take place as both schools had transition […]