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Active Schools Week

Active Schools Week

Well done to all students and staff on their fantastic levels of engagement in our recent Active Schools Week activities. Students participated in various activities throughout the week including dodgeball, obstacle courses, class walks, yoga and our daily 10@10...

Certified Irish Angus Schools Competition

Certified Irish Angus Schools Competition

Well done to Transition Year students Ryan Reilly, Tara Spollen and Katelyn Farrell who recently represented Ardscoil Phádraig in the Judges Interview stages of this years Certified Irish Angus Schools Competition. This initiative aims to promote the Certified Irish...

Sarah McSherry Signs for Athlone Town FC

Sarah McSherry Signs for Athlone Town FC

Huge congratulations to 2nd Year student Sarah McSherry who recently signed her first Women’s National League contract with Athlone Town AFC Ladies. Having spent the last two seasons as a member of the Shelbourne FC Youth Academy, Sarah is delighted to continue her...

Student Enterprise Programme – National Finals

Huge well done to First Year students Cian Brady and Ryan Spollen who, having progressed through this years regional stages, recently represented Ardscoil Phádraig at the National Final of this years Student Enterprise Programme with their innovative creation ‘R &...

Junk Kouture 2021

Best wishes to our three spectacular Digital Junk Kouture entries which have been created in recent months by our Transition Year students under the guidance of Ms.Cooney. The intricate detailing of each of our dresses - ‘Be Safe, Be Seen’ by Selena Greene and...

Shane Gettings Represents Ireland

Shane Gettings Represents Ireland

As part of our Transition Year Enterprise module, Shane Gettings’ business ‘Gettin Eggs’ was selected to represent Ardscoil Phádraig in the Regional Final of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) competition. Shane's success story began from there. He was...

Funmi Claims National Athletics Gold

Funmi Talabi has enjoyed huge success on the track in recent years and has remained undefeated at both Connacht and National level in Schools Athletics over the last two years. Funmi’s unbelievable list of accolades includes Connacht Indoor Sprint Championship records...

BT Young Scientist

Ardscoil Phádraig offers students many opportunities to explore their inquisitive and creative nature through competitions such as the BT Young Scientist and SciFest competitions. These extracurricular activities provide students with opportunities to explore their...