May 2015

Jubilee Choir Performance

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A most enjoyable night in the Church with the choirs of BNS and GNS, together with the Garda Male Voice choir, conducted by Ms. Catherine Kennedy and accompanied by Ms. Patrice Keegan. Ms. Áine Carroll and Ms. Ciara Mooney conducted the pieces performed by the boys' choir.

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School Choir

Lovely performance from the school choir at Saturday's first Holy Communion ceremony. Many thanks to Ms. Louise Smith and Ms. Ciara Mooney for their sterling work. Have a listen to these 1 minute excerpts. Make sure your sound is turned on.

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Senior Infants Explore Science

Ms. Ní Loinsigh's class were visited by boys from Mr. Smyth's fourth class who gave them a few science demos.

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First Classes on Tour

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First Class Talent

The talents on display in Ms. McLoughlin's first class were only mighty . . . . ukelele, saxophone, keyboard, recorder . . . . The boys put on a great show.

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Anyone for Bridge?

Ms. Corcoran's third class boys have taken to the Bridge building like ducks to water

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Push and Pull

Ms. Mooney's first class boys have been targeting the forces strand of the science curriculum and making good use of recycled materials.

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Santry Silvers

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Congratulations to Conor and Liam who won silver medals in the Santry games in the high jump and 600m events respectively.

Great Weekend for Pius Boys

Another haul of medals and awards this weekend . . .

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Victorious Heather Cup team after penalty shoot out. Max, Barry, Kian, Daniel, Matthew, Eamonn, Michael, Charlie and Jude (not in photo)

Michael picked up gold and silver at the Tae-Kwon-Do competition in Kilternan for patterns and technique.

Shane was awarded first prize overall (Primary school category) in a competition for Africa Day in The Irish Times. To read Shane's wonderful story click here.

Second Classes in Fort Lucan

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Senior Infants Visit Pine Forest

Tour Day for senior infants may have been a little on the cold side but that didn't stop them from having a terrific time in the Pine Forest

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Soccer Win

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James, Conor, Rhys and Evan (Terenure FC) who beat St. Paul's Raheny 2 - 0 in the final. What a win!

Tennis News

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Pictured is the Pius X tennis team after its win over Kildare Place NS on Friday. Victory secured third place in Division 1 of the league for the boys. Well done to Daniel, Ronan, Oreol, Gavin, Jack, Adam, Seán, Luke and Philip.

First Holy Communion Day

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Runners Excel

Massive congratulations to all the boys who participated in the athletics tournament in Corkagh Park On Thursday. It was a really enjoyable day with all round fantastic performance from all the runners from St. Pius.
Morgan Nugent, Killian Daly, Evan Sheehan, Jude Healy, John Cronin, Cuán Manning, Rhys Morgan, Michael Moore, Cian Kavanagh and Ben Cleary finished in the medal places.
Special congratulations to Liam Clancy who came first in the champions' race.

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Hurling News

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Congratulations to our Junior Green Hurling Team who beat local rivals Terenure College on Tuesday. The match was a tough test for the players with only a few points separating both sides at the final whistle. A young team with lots of potential, we are sure to see many of them represent the school at senior level in years to come.
Well done too to the management team of Ms Kennedy and Ms Gallagher.