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JES ANNUAL DINNER DANCE

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We would like to invite you the parents, former students and teachers to attend on Friday October 6th 2017 in the Ardilaun Hotel. The evening starts at 7:00pm with a Drinks Reception, followed by Dinner at 8:00pm. Special Guest for the evening is ex pupil Gerald Lawless of the Jumeirah Group. Former pupil Colm O’Donnellan will hold a small auction ... Read More »

INVITE TO IIG VISION EVENING – THURS SEPT. 21st

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The Ignatian Identity Group (IIG) at the Jes is a group of parents, teachers, Jesuits and past pupils working together to assist the school in maintaining a Jesuit and Ignatian ethos.  Part of our work is facilitating Vision Evenings for parents during the school year, usually one each term, to bring you interesting and relevant speakers who share the ethos ... Read More »

1ST YEAR ENROLMENT FOR SEPT. 2018

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Applications are invited for places in the English and Irish Sections for boys and girls for Sept. 2018. Application forms available from The Secretary, Coláiste Iognáid, Sea Road, Galway.  Telephone (091) 501550 or email admin@colaisteiognaid.ie (No additional materials should be submitted with the application form.) Information Evening for Prospective Parents 2018 (ONLY) will be held in the school on Tuesday ... Read More »

JES BARBECUE

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The Jes Barbecue will be held on Saturday 16th September from 4 – 6pm. It is a family-friendly event for all Jes students, parents, staff and past pupils and anyone else involved in the school past or present.  We would particularly like to encourage our new First Year parents to attend as it will be a great opportunity to meet ... Read More »

U17 GIRLS TO PLAY IN FIRST GIRLS FOOTBALL FINAL IN JES HISTORY

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This year the girls gaelic has been a great success. Although we got off to a rocky start losing by only three points to Calasanctius we were determined to come back even stronger. We bounced back from this defeat to beat Athenry. Our hopes of continuing our season were riding on this match and although it was a tough contest ... Read More »

JES TYs COMPETE AT NATIONAL MOCK TRIAL FINALS

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This year’s mock trial competition was no doubt, a great success for the competing transition year students of the Jes and their co-ordinators. After several weeks of practice in the lead up to the competition itself there was no doubt an element of determination within those competing in this tournament. Such determination, evidently, paid off when, in the first round ... Read More »

TY CLUEDO BANK 3RD PLACE IN NATIONAL BUILD A BANK COMPETITION

Pictured from left to right : Chairman of AIB, Richard Pym, Cian Gleeson, Dara Golden, Rian Spillane, Meadhbh Parsons, Anna Young, Conor O’Sullivan, Eoin Dunne, Dylan O’Halleran, Teacher Orla Biggins, AIB Student Officer Jenny Poniard, host Lottie Ryan

We set out at the beginning of this process with the intention to ‘take the mystery out of banking’. We strived to make banking easier and more accessible to our customers. When we started out on this journey we decided that after 15 years of competing in this process that we were going to be the best bank yet. This ... Read More »

JES STUDENTS ARE WORLD CLASS SPEAKERS

Game of Tones':  Ruby Lynch, Fionn Ryan, Amy O'Gorman and Liam Carton from Coláiste Iognáid at the 2017 ICYD competition in Cambridge

Treading in the footsteps of Winston Churchill, the Dalai Lama, Johnny Depp and Russell Brand, young Coláiste Iognáid debaters engaged in a mammoth debating competition at the Cambridge Union on  Saturday. The Galway pupils represented Ireland in the 2017 International Competition for Young Debaters in Cambridge at the world famous Union. Having qualified in the top 80 young speakers in ... Read More »