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Another International Athlete from Joey’s

Another International Athlete from Joey’s

Daniel Rowe, Second Year, recently travelled to St, Cyprien, France to represent his club in an International Judo Competition.  He succeeded in getting to the World Quarter Finals in Judo. The school community congratulates him and are delighted with his success,           .

 
Fifth Year Students address Climate Conference

Fifth Year Students address Climate Conference

Following on from the Model E.U. Debate a number of weeks ago, our debating team was invited by Green Party Leader, Eamon Ryan to speak at a conference about climate change, entitled: Climate Conversations II: A New Economy. The event was held in the Stanley Quek Hall in the Trinity Biomedical… Read More

 
Students’ Council attends E.R.S.T Conference

Students’ Council attends E.R.S.T Conference

On Wednesday, the 25th of March, two fifth years and two second years on the Students’ Council attended an E.R.S.T (Edmund Rice Schools Trust) conference, held in Moran’s Hotel near the Red Cow Roundabout. The main aim of the event was to nurture and develop the leadership of students’ councils,… Read More

 
Parents Council Table Quiz

Parents Council Table Quiz

Parents Council Table Quiz will take place on Thursday, 26th March, 2015 in the Goose Tavern, Sion Hill Road. Lots of great prizes and a fun night out promised while raising funds for the school. Please keep the date free and looking forward to seeing you on the night.

 
Jack McCaffrey Visits School for Seachtain na Gaeilge

Jack McCaffrey Visits School for Seachtain na Gaeilge

Chun críoch a chur le Seachtain na Gaeilge thug Roinn na Gaeilge cuireadh do Jack McCaffrey teacht isteach chun labhairt le buachaillí ón chéad agus ón dara bliain.  On Friday 20th of March Jack McCaffrey, player on the Dublin Senior Football team, visited Joey’s to officially close Seachtain na Gaeilge. … Read More

 
Dublin City Enterprise Student Awards

Dublin City Enterprise Student Awards

On last Thursday March 12 two teams of TY students represented the school at the DUBLIN CITY ENTERPRISE STUDENT AWARDS which was held in Dublin Castle. Two teams represented St Joseph’s and they were as follows: Lyrikey Team: Adrian Winter, Jamie Curry and Deeshan Camiah.  This team presented an APP… Read More

 
Model E.U Council Debate

Model E.U Council Debate

  Three Fifth Year pupils took part in a model debate last Tuesday, the 3rd of March. Minister of State for European Affairs, Dara Murphy  and Tim Hayes, the European Commission Representation in Ireland opened the debate, while Green Party Leader, Eamon Ryan chaired. Here is the link to the RTE News2Day segment on… Read More

 
Three Ireland & Joey’s

Three Ireland & Joey’s

  For the last number of years students from Joey’s have benefitted from the expertise and guidance of volunteer employees in Three Ireland (formerly O2). This is part of the Business in the Community Link, you can read more about it here. Last Friday students from 5th Year went to… Read More

 
Larry Thorpe: Past Pupil and Innovator

Larry Thorpe: Past Pupil and Innovator

  Congratulations to Larry Thorpe, a past pupil of Joeys, who was awarded the Television Academy Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award in January 2015. His career spans over fifty years and he is considered to be an expert in the areas of video acquisition and digital imaging solutions. Larry, the eldest… Read More

 
Annual Past Pupils Union Dinner a Great Success

Annual Past Pupils Union Dinner a Great Success

  The annual dinner of St Joseph’s Past Pupils Union took place as usual in Clontarf Castle Hotel, Clontarf last Friday evening. This dinner has long been an important event in the history of that august body of men, and it takes place without fail on the last Friday in… Read More