Latest news for Pobal Scoil
LATEST NEWS 11th June
Pobalscoil Iosolde students in ‘Architects in Schools’ online exhibition. awards 2020.
Well done to the students of Ms. King’s class who participated in this project. They simulated a small ‘design
team’ so that each team could go on to design a small architectural intervention into or onto the
school. More info and video below.
LATEST NEWS 27th MAY
Pobalscoil Iosolde student awards 2020.
Student of the Year: Adam Van Eekeren
Academic student of the Year : Erika Shelley
L.C.A Student of the Year: Ashley O’ Reilly
Spirit of Pobalscoil iosolde Award: Adam Finn
Sportsperson of the Year: Nicole O’ Neill
Celene Mc Grattan Attendance Award: David Satelle
Very well done to all of you!
LATEST NEWS 22nd MAY
Well done to all the students who took part in the Pobal Scoil Iosolde Intercultural event in March 2020. It was a festival of colors and different flavors from all around the world. Thanks also to Ms. Finnegan for organising the event and to Ms. Kavanagh for taking great photos.
LATEST NEWS 20th MAY
Dear Graduates – Congratulations on this your graduation day. Nothing beats meeting person to person, but given the circumstances, we have done our best to honour you with this online presentation and Graduation video.
LATEST NEWS 2nd MARCH
Pobalfactor winner 2020! Congrats to Josh Dalton, 5th year, who won in great style in the Grand Final last Friday night .
Well done to all the entrants who took part in all stages of the competition.
+++CLICK HERE+++ to see photos from last Friday night featuring everyone who took part and some of their fans! More photos to come from Ms. Kavanagh.
LATEST NEWS 27th FEBRUARY
Pobalfactor 2020 – the Grand Final is on this Friday night Doors open at 7pm.
Make sure you are there!
CLICK HERE to see Main show playlist and auditions.
CLICK HERE to see Pobalfactor chat shows
LATEST NEWS 3RD FEBRUARY
Free weekly courses for Parents 2020.
Monday + Thursday 10-11am – Gym Class in the Sports Hall. Tuesday 10-12 am Arts and Crafts in the games room. Wednesday 5th + 12th February there will be 2 workshops with Peter O’Leary psychotherapist. Week one the topic is Social Media and teens. In week two the topic is conflict resolution in teens.
LATEST NEWS 22nd JANUARY
Adult Education courses start next week 28th January. This is a great opportunity to upskill – take a look at the new QQI level 5 and 6 qualifications.
5N1610 – Business Administration Skills
5N 2706 – Care of the Older Person
6N2193 – Purchasing and Procurement
5N1786 – Special Needs Assisting
Follow the link opposite to see the full list of courses available. See also www.adulted.ie for more details.
LATEST NEWS 20TH DECEMBER
Well done to Jamie Doherty – Pobalscoil FIFA Champion 2019
Finalists Josh Smith and Jamie Doherty battled it out in a tense game with Liverpool (Jamie Doherty) edging past Manchester City (Josh Smith) in extra time. Jamie went home with the grand prize of 50 euro. Well done. The FIFA competition was organised by the Art department as a fundraiser for educational trips abroad. Photo credits Jack Campion and Connor Ellison TY year.
LATEST NEWS 19th DECEMBER
Parents making Christmas wreaths with the HSCL teachers, Miss Eviston and Miss Kirwan.
All parents are welcome to join the Arts and Crafts class after Christmas which will take place in the mornings. There is also a Parents’ gym class ( please ring 0872727521 for more information). Wishing you all a very happy Christmas from all in Pobalscoil Iosolde.
LATEST NEWS 19th DECEMBER
Teresa Mannion appears in Pobal Panto 2019 !
Don’t make unnecessary journeys – don’t take risks on treacherous yellow brick roads! The brilliant Ms. McEnroe and friends!
Full panto is here :
LATEST NEWS 2nd DECEMBER
It is Pobal Panto time again!
Leon Scanlon from TY interviews the mastermind behind the Pobal Panto Mr. Donnelly. Find out the background and history of this school institution and also how any student can get involved. (Below is the inside story of the Panto ‘Under a dress’ TY 2018)
LATEST NEWS 19th NOVEMBER
EVERY DAY COUNTS IN SCHOOL/STRIVE FOR 5
There will be a draw for parents of children 1st -3rd year who do not miss any day in school for the next 20 days. Starting from today 18/11/2019 until the 13th December 2019
The prizes are one for all vouchers. Please encourage your child to come to school every day.
LATEST NEWS 18th NOVEMBER
‘STAND UP’ DAY IN SUPPORT OF THE L.B.G.T. COMMUNITY OF POBAL SCOIL IOSOLDE Nov 15th
Well done to everyone, students and staff, who took part in ‘Stand Up’ day in support of the L.B.G.T community of Pobal Scoil Iosolde. Students made posters which were posted around the School. Here is an interview with Ellie Larkin (TY) about the event produced by TY students.
LATEST NEWS 15th NOVEMBER
2019 FIFA COMPETITION ‘KICKS OFF’ IN AID OF ART CLASS TRIP
Have you signed up yet? “Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that” – Bill Shankly. Get in contact with the Art teachers to take part .
Photos by Leon – Transition Year.
LATEST NEWS 14th NOVEMBER
Latest news - 6th September 2019
Latest news - 30th May 2019
Adult education courses and timetables are now AVAILABLE.
The full list of courses and timetables for the new term starting this September 2019 is HERE
Latest news - 29th May 2019
Pobal Scoil Iosolde 4th Year students talk openly about their experience of Transition Year
Are you a third year going into 4th year? Take a listen, you may get some ideas and advice about how to get the most out of the new possibilities and new paths open to you .Film studies and Photography page is HERE
Latest news - 23rd May 2019
6 Pobal Scoil 6th Year students make it through to the Immrama Writing Competition.
Well done to students and to Ms. Rave their teacher. Here are Links to 3 Pobal students entries :
Leah Garrigan -‘The land down under’ LINK HERE
Lauren Sliney – ‘Take a trip on Route 66’ LINK HERE
Kacper Novak – ‘Chinese delights’ LINK HERE
Latest news - 22nd May 2019
Pobal Scoil Iosolde awards ceremony 2019.
Well done to all the students who received awards last night. The Pobal Scoil band and choir provided the soundtrack to the event. A list of winners is to come. Meanwhile have a browse of all the photos of the night above (280+ photos – not everyone but nearly everyone.)
Latest news - 21st May 2019
Pobal Scoil end of term Transition Year show was a great success last night.
Despite a small technical hitch at the start, the night took off with stunning song performances and a series of talks and speeches. There was also film presentations and slideshows. The hall was also full of exhibits produced by the 4th years and a photography and art exhibition. Well done to Mr. Donnelly, all the 4th year teachers, and to all the students.
Latest news - 15th May 2019
Pobal Scoil Sports Day 15th May!
100 Photos of the day!
Full story and more photos in Sports section HERE
Latest news - 10th May 2019
Pobal Scoil had some amazing results today 9th May at the Community and Comprehensive Track and Field Competition at Claremont Stadium in Navan.
Adam Adeleke 3rd place in the long jump and Andrew Da Silva was 2nd in the 100m.
Halima Usman won gold in shot put and 3rd in the high jump. Joyce Bakanababo was 2nd in both the discus and the high jump.
Max Deane was 2nd in the 200m against fifth and sixth years.
Well done to newcomer Orla Cooper for placing 5th in the 100m. Excellent performance from all students. Missing from the photo is Medivic Bakanababo and Amber Doyle (who was mistakenly cut off.
Latest news - 8th May 2019
Pobal Scoil win 9 prizes at Sci-fest 2019!
Prizes were won by Amelia Andrews(3 prizes including best overall junior(ISTA), and the Environment Award),Aine Measey (Chemistry Award and Category Award), Amjed Albaghdadi(category prize), Hayley Brady(Technology Award), Aishling Corcran(Category Award), and we won the school Royal Society of Chemistry Award.
Latest news - 1st May 2019
Pobal Scoil under 15s minor boys are Dublin West Metropolitan Football Champions and Leinster Champions league winners..
More photos to come … Well done to all.
Latest news - 3rd April 2019
Latest news - 1st April 2019
PobalScoil are through to the FINALS of the Waltons Music for Schools Competition 2019!!!