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Farewell Ciara


It is with great regret that to-day we bid farewell to Ciara O’Toole, the school administrator. Ciara has been an exceptionally generous, competent and kind presence in the school and she is leaving us to pursue her dream of working with the ambulance service which is a great opportunity for her and a sad loss […]

Kenya Project 2017 – Report #1

17 Kenya

This ‘report’ from the south of Kenya is meant as a token of appreciation towards the very many people who have supported the ‘Kenya project of 2017’ in any way and, especially, towards the parents of the boys who on the crew, namely, George Downing, James Fitzgerald, Aran Egan, Ben O’Sullivan, Arthur Moore and Jack […]

Booklists 2017/8


Booklists for 2017/8 are now available to view/download/print Please click on the relevant link(s) below 1st Year Booklist 2nd Year Booklist 3rd Year Booklist 5th Year Booklist 6th Year Booklist

Appointment of Principal of Glenstal Abbey School

On Wednesday 31st May 2017, in a letter to staff and parents, Abbot Brendan Coffey OSB, together with the Chairpersons of the school’s Board of Governors and Board of Management, announced the appointment of Ms Carmel Honan to the role of Principal of Glenstal Abbey School, with effect from 1st September 2017. The role of […]

New Faces

Recently appointed Director of Extra-Curricular Activities, Benny McEvoy meets recently appointed Munster Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus

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 […]

Ski Trip 2016 Photos


Photos from the 2nd Year Ski Trip can be viewed online Skit Trip 2016

Munster Schools X-Country 2016

Gold for Glenstal at Munster Schools X-Country


Having qualified from the North Munster event two weeks previous, a team of 15 athletes set off to the scenic environs of Tramore Valley Park, overlooking Cork City to represent the school in the GloHealth Munster Schools Cross Country Championships. At Minor level (u-14) we had a team of 6; Ted Collins, Patrick Johnson, John […]

Connemara Maths Academy Summer Camp


Connemara Maths Academy are proud to announce a new Residential Summer Camp at Glenstal Abbey, County Limerick running from June 28th to July 5th 2015. Glenstal Abbey Summer Camp 2015 will have Aviation Workshops included, provided by our partners Atlantic AirVenture, as well as the usual mix of team & adventure sports (Tag Rugby, Football, […]