February 2014

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Chernobyl Fundraising and Visit By Frank Smith .

Chernobyl Fundraising and Visit By Frank Smith .

There has been a long tradition of support for Chernobyl in the school and wider community stretching back over at least two decades .Many of the ‘Chernobyl children’ have been hosted by local Portarlington families .Adi Roche visited Scoil Iosaif CBS secondary school many years ago .Teacher Frank Smith was principal of the ‘ [...]

Eoin McCann On His Trip to Sarajevo with Irish Basketball Team

Eoin McCann On His Trip to Sarajevo with Irish Basketball Team

This is an article from Eoin McCann (Fifth Year student) about his time on the Irish Basketball Team last year.
In 2011 my Club (Kestrels) Basketball Coach, Louise Foster, sent me to trials in Dublin for an Irish Team Programme for boys born in 1997. I was selected to be part of the development squad [...]

Sean Smith Selected for Irish Basketball Squad.

Sean Smith Selected for Irish Basketball Squad.

Sean Smith (Fifth Year) has been selected on the U16 Men’s Team for 2014. They have been drawn in a group with Hungary, Czech Republic, Bulgaria and the Netherlands.
They begin their championships, which are being held in the Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, with their first game taking place on August 20th.