Schools Cup Dates

Schools Senior Cup
Thursday January 31st
Clongowes Wood College v Qualifier
Templeville Road ko 14.30pm
Schools Junior Cup
Thursday February 7th
Clongowes Wood College v St Michaels College
Donnybrook ko 15.00pm

Marking Advent

It’s that time of year where we celebrate Advent, read the Clongowes Ethos Blog by Aisling English for an insight into the significance of this celebration and a review of…

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Jesuit Week Review

Since my last post, we have had a very enriching experience for Jesuit Week. As I write this, I am watching the birds pecking at the feeder that our resident…

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Poetry Debating Success

Picture from left to right: Peter Stapleton, Tom Cantillon, Mr. Damien Carter, David Redmond Many congratulations are due to Peter Stapleton, Tom Cantillon and David Redmond from Poetry, who emerged…

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Poetry on the hoof

[easyrotator]erf_65_1351094989/erc_67_1354802888[/easyrotator] The boys from Poetry attended a Ceilí in Mount Sackville Secondary School on Tuesday night (December 4th). The event was held as a fundraiser for the Capuchin day centre…

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[easyrotator]erf_65_1351094989/erc_65_1354801545[/easyrotator] Yesterday we had Fr. John Guiney S.J. visiting us from the Jesuit Centre of Faith and Justice. With him was Diana Karua, the Communications Director in Nairobi who has…

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Jesuit Week

  Jesuit week has gotten off to a flying start in Clongowes with visits to the school from Raymond O’Connor (Pioneer Association), Debbie Moore (Magis Ireland), Fr. Conall Ó Cuinn…

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Review of Rhetoric Drama

­­­Journey’s End Journey’s End, the little-known, anti-war drama by English playwright R.C. Sherriff, written in 1928 and set in the First World War, was performed by the talented Rhetoric year…

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Welcome Back

All boys to return for 20:30 this evening. Hope everyone had a restful weekend off. Only three weeks left until Christmas break. Let’s make them count. Lots to look forward…

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Enjoy the Break!

School is out this afternoon after class. Have a great November break everyone. See you all on Monday evening.


“Always to keep a stiff upper lip and not to take things at face value when they get too hairy” You may have noticed some dubious facial features sprouting on…

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