Transition Year Graduation Speech – Álvaro Ruiz

Transition Year Graduation Speech – Álvaro Ruiz

My Time in Transition Year Álvaro Ruiz Transition Year is different to the others – it is not an academic course, but rather it is a year that focuses on the development of your personal and interpersonal skills. In Joeys we had to present a lot of power points which… Read More

 
Joey’s Gazette Lands!

Joey’s Gazette Lands!

Joey’s Gazette V.ii Please find above a link for the new edition of The Joey’s Gazette. This marks our tenth edition, and we are thrilled to be in double figures. Stories such as teacher interviews, success in sport, and Mental Health are to be found within! Enjoy! As always, please… Read More

 
Seán Higgins-Student Ambassador for Cycle Against Suicide

Seán Higgins-Student Ambassador for Cycle Against Suicide

This year we have focused a lot on promoting positive mental health in our school. We carried out various events based on mental health education, project work and community involvement. Based on this work we were awarded  Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador School Status! Every year Cycle Against Suicide chooses a… Read More

 
Mind Matters team win again!

Mind Matters team win again!

After having such success in the Dublin City Finals, the Mind Matters team progressed on to the National final of the Student Enterprise Awards. The group have sold over 250 copies of the book to date and all money raised will be donated to Jigsaw, Dublin City, a mental health… Read More

 
Darkness Into Light, Phoenix Park

Darkness Into Light, Phoenix Park

This year 45 students from TY, 5th year, 6th year and our student council participated in the annual Darkness Into Light event in Phoenix Park. This event is one of the highlights of our year as we are very passionate about promoting positive mental health in our school. All students… Read More

 
Gaisce Trip

Gaisce Trip

Today the Transition Years who have completed their Bronze Gaisce Award returned to school, just in time for tomorrow’s graduation. Over the trip, the hiked 15km to the top of Seefin Mountain, learned ‘bush survival skills’, completed some high-flying acrobatics on the high ropes, had a barbeque, and played disc… Read More

 

John McDonagh RIP

The death of John McDonagh has sadly occurred. John was in the Leaving Cert Class of 1993. On behalf of all the Joey’s community I would like to convey condolences to John’s family. https://rip.ie/showdn.php?dn=354501/John%20(Johnny)MCDONAGH/Sutton/Dublin   May he Rest in Peace.    

 
Big Brother End of Year

Big Brother End of Year

The Big Brother programme wrapped up for another year on May 12th. Following on from rave reviews from last year’s participants, the group decided to go again to Jumpzone in Santry (this time with Ms. Dowling who it seems had more fun than most of the lads!) and have a… Read More

 
Mr. Quinlan Interview

Mr. Quinlan Interview

Please find above an interview carried out by our TY journalists with Mr. Quinlan. Mr. Quinlan will be retiring at the end of this year, and the TY media group felt it would be great to get some of his insights into a life in Joey’s.

 
Seán Britland 2nd Year Interview –  Karate Medalist

Seán Britland 2nd Year Interview – Karate Medalist

Please find a link above in which some of our TY journalists interviewed Seán Britland of 2nd Year. Seán won a silver medal in Budapest last weekend in an International Karate Tournament. The interviewers are Lee Font, Daniel Delgado Eguren and Alvaro Ruiz Martinez de la Casa from the TY… Read More

 

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