Catholic Schools Week, 18th to the 25th January 2015

SCT v Castleknock, Donnybrook, Thursday 29th January. JCT v Blackrock College, Donnybrook, Friday 6th February. Both games kick off at 15.00.

22nd May (24th of April is now fully subscribed). Please secure your place by sending cheque for €50 made payable to Clongowes Wood College SJ by Friday 30th of January. Contact Ms Liz Griffin in the Ethos Office for further information.

Friday January 30th, 2015 at 7.30pm; The Ardilaun Hotel, Galway.

Sunday 8th February at 10.15am. Celebrated by the Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Charles Brown. The congregation should be seated by 10am.

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    Elements go North

    Elements Belfast Tour On a cold and icy Monday morning just last week 65 Elements boys awoke from our slumbers at dawn, buzzing with the excitement of the week to come. As we gathered for Morning Prayer the rest of the school looked down with envy on us as we prepared to depart for Belfast. […]

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    Gary skies for Ireland

    It will come as no surprise to regular readers of this Clongowes Digest and the college website to learn that Gary Skinner (Syntax) has been chosen to be a member of team Ireland taking part in the 2015 Winter European Youth Olympic Festival in Vorarlberg (Austria) and Lichtenstein between 24th and 31st January 2015. Gary […]

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    Senior Cup Success

    Although soccer in Clongowes is now one of the little brothers of the oval ball game, there was a time when it reigned supreme. It was first introduced to the school shortly after the amalgamation with Tullabeg in 1886 and notable participants included Oliver St John Gogarty (the Buck Mulligan of James Joyce’s Ulysses) and […]

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  • 06 Quizmasters


    Inter-schools 5th Year Library Quiz Five students from Poetry did an excellent job representing the school at the Inter-school Library Quiz held at Sandford Park on Jan 15th. This is an annual event for 5th year students, initiated originally by Ms Aileen Ivory, Librarian at Alexandra College. Over the years a number of personalities have […]

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