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TY students on RTE news for The Big Scream

TY students on RTE news for The Big Scream

The Big Scream is the Halloween festival organised by the NEIC. Our TYs have for the past few weeks been working hard with salvaged wooden pallets and converting them in recycled ‘outdoor thrones.’ To celebrate this project, RTE News2day were on site and our own Brandon Treacy was interviewed to… Read More

 
TY trip and Philly McMahon talk

TY trip and Philly McMahon talk

On October 16th the TYs had their first whole bonding trip out. Linked in with their English literature course, we went to Dublin footballer Philly McMahon’s BeDo7 gym in Finglas. There, the students went through a tough physical session under Philly’s guidance, followed by a talk from himself. The talk… Read More

 
A&L Goodbody – TY Work Experience

A&L Goodbody – TY Work Experience

Thank you to A&L Goodbody for taking on two of our TY students for a week long work placement and shadowing experience. Dylan Bryers and Robertas Baranauskas were the candidates, and have been raving about it since they have returned. Additional thanks to Clair Rooney of A&L Goodbody for facilitating… Read More

 
Cuchulainn Heart Challenge International Event

Cuchulainn Heart Challenge International Event

Last year, the Cuchulainn Heart Challenge came to Joeys for the first time. This challenge involved creating an enterprise for our local community. The winning team from this event was then invited to represent Ireland against schools from the UK in the International finals. This event took place on September… Read More

 
Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador School

Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador School

Over the past few years we have worked very hard to promote positive mental health across our school community. In 2017-2018 we became a Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador school for the first time, in 2018-2019 we were awarded the Amber Flag from Pieta House and, yesterday, we were awarded Cycle… Read More

 

PPU Annual Mass

The Annual Mass for deceased past pupils takes place this Sunday, 12th May 2019, at 11.00am in the school. All past pupils, families and friends, are most welcome

 
Cycle Against Suicide Student Leader Congress

Cycle Against Suicide Student Leader Congress

Here at Joey’s we have carried out a huge amount of work to promote positive mental health. One of our latest achievements was becoming a Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador school this academic year. Furthermore, our very own Seán Higgins (5th year student) was selected as 1 of only 15 students… Read More

 
TY and LCA students attend Apprenticeship Trade Fair

TY and LCA students attend Apprenticeship Trade Fair

On Thursday March 21st, all of our TY and LCA attended the Apprenticeship and Trades fair in the RDS Simmonscourt. This event showcased a range of trades on offer, far beyond those you would expect. Along with the traditional carpentry and plumbing, there were exhibitions on car restoration, cyber security,… Read More

 

Fred Crowe RIP

The death has taken place of Fred Crowe, Leaving cert class of 1968 and former president of the PPU. On behalf of the entire school community I would like to pass on our condolences to Fred’s wife and family. Please see below a tribute to Fred from Dave Rafferty, current… Read More

 

Happy Christmas!

To All our students, parents, staff, past pupils and friends of the school may I on behalf of the school community wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a great New Year