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JES LADIES WIN WARD CUP

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On Thursday, 26th November, 2014, Coláiste Iognáid secured victory in the Connacht Senior B Hockey League, defeating Athlone Community College on a scoreline of 3 goals to 2. Despite ACC’s initial dominance, the Jes ladies began to pressure and responded to conceding a goal with skill and determination. However in the second half the Jes powered their way back scoring ... Read More »

5th YEAR SKI TRIP INFORMATION…

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Please follow the links below to access  information on the 5th Year Ski trip to Andorra from the 15th-21st February 2015. Sample Itinerary for the Ski Trip – please note that this is a sample itinerary only and is subject to change: Travel Insurance Policy – Key Facts for Parents: Travel Insurance Policy in full: Good Practice on School Tours: Read More »

Under-16 Boys Basketball in All-Ireland Semi-Final

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The Under-16 Boys Basketball Team won the Basketball Ireland Under-16 B Schools Cup Quarter-Final against Pobailscoil Inbhear Sceine on a scoreline of 55-29. This sees the team qualify for the semi-final of the All-Ireland Cup competition in early January. The team, along with the Under-19 Boys and Under-19 Girls are still in league action with all teams still in good ... Read More »

FOUR JES ROWERS SELECTED FOR IRISH TEAM

Selected for the Irish squad (l to r) Alex Coyne, Darragh McCarthy, Donal Coen, Luke Rigney

The Irish Junior (under 18) rowing team for the Home Internationals has now been been announced and four Jes rowers have been selected for the sweep rowing team. There are ten on this team so to have four from one club is certainly a tremendous achievement. The four from the Jes that have been picked for the Irish team are ... Read More »

CUAIRT RANG 3G AR AN TAIBHDHEARC

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Ar an 19ú Bealtaine thug an rang gaeilge 3G cuairt ar an Taibhdhearc , lá iontach a bhí ann agus mar a fheictear sna grianghrafanna bhain an rang go léir taitneamh as an turas a fuair siad ó iar scoláire do chuid an Jes Donncha Mac Donnchadha.fuair na daltaí seans dul ar an stáiste agus síos sa seomra glas .Níl aon dabht ach go ... Read More »

JES SUCCESS AT JUNIOR MATHS COMPETITION

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Congratulations to our first year finalists who took part in the Irish Junior Maths Competition on Saturday May 10th.  A particular well done to Anna Young (1C) who took third place in the competition. Read More »

JES FIRST YEARS WIN LEAGUE AND CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLE

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The Jes first years have had a fantastic successfully year. Last Monday in Ballyhaunis in the league final blitz, the boys won all their three games. The panel are unbeaten in either league or championship all season, and have annexed both league and championship titles. The students have been a credit to the school and their clubs. All 28 players on ... Read More »

Jes Rowing Success at International Ghent Regatta

The winning Jes mens junior 18 four (l to r) Donal Coen, Eoghan Walls-Tuite, David Young (cox), Kai McGlacken and Luke Rigney

The boys and girls of Colaiste Iognaid enjoyed tremendous success at the 95th Ghent International Regatta that was held on May 10th, 11th.  The event attracted almost 2000 rowers from 16 countries and included crews from as far away as South Africa.  Despite the difficult weather conditions that were more associated with the west of Ireland, the Jes rowers performed ... Read More »

International Debate Success for Coláiste Iognáid

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To conclude an extraordinarily successful year for the Coláiste Iognáid debate team, top speakers Philip Buckley and Kate Duggan represented Ireland in the ‘International Competition for Young Debaters 2014′ this weekend. Nearly 1000 pupils competed in national qualifiers in February and finally 108 young national finalists from more than ten countries assembled at the world famous ‘Oxford Union’ to debate ... Read More »