St Joseph’s College Borrisoleigh Winners at Scifest Regional Finals 2017

The regional finals of SciFest @ LIT Thurles took place last Wednesday. With 12 schools and over 150 students exhibiting from various counties, excitement was mounting at the prize giving. After a morning of adjudicating by the judges from LIT Thurles, the overall winners were announced. The Best Project runner-up award was won by Joseph […]

St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh Wins Ladies Football

Munster 1st Year Football Blitz St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh’s young footballers claimed a first ever Ladies Football title when they won out a highly competitive blitz in Kilfinane last week. Pitted against the host school Scoil Phóil, Rockwell College ‘B’ and St Mary’s of Nenagh, the girls were always going to be up against it facing […]

Borrisoleigh Students Attend BT Business Bootcamp

Two students from St Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh participated in the BT Business Bootcamp which was held on the Nova UCD campus last week in Dublin. The two students , David Moran and Liam Ryan were part of the 29 lucky academics selected from over 1100 students who participated in the BT Young Scientist Exhibition back […]

Borrisoleigh Students Attend Music Week At LIT

On Monday 27th February, our TY classes attended a day of workshops geared at second level students, hosted by LIT Music Dept. It was the first day of their Music week and aimed to give students a taste of the music technology and media courses available at LIT. The students took part in hip hop […]

Borrisoleigh Students Exhibit Projects In SciFest At School 2017

On Wednesday, 15th of February, over 80 students from St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh exhibited projects in SciFest@School. Students demonstrated their knowledge of science, technology, engineering and maths through their creative and innovative projects.   We had 4 top awards that were sponsored by the Parent’s Council, the school and by SciFest. Joseph O’Donoghue was awarded […]

Tipperary School Boy Wins IAF Inaugural Award

Irish Architecture Foundation (IAF) was delighted to announce the winner of their Special Award for the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, which was at the RDS, Dublin. Joseph O’Donoghue from St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh, Co. Tipperary was the winner of the inaugural 2017 Special Award for his project “Solar Sleeve”. His teacher is […]

St Joseph’s, Borrisoleigh, U 16.5 Munster Champions

Munster U16 1/2 Hurling Final St Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh                3-10 Colaiste an Chraoibhin,Fermoy                  0-6 by Michael Halpin Alvis Danko proved the hero of the hour as his personal tally of 2-6 powered St Joseph’s College to their first Munster Schools title in six years. After the heartbreak of losing the senior final last […]

St Joseph’s, Borrisoleigh, Senior Hurling Munster Final

Senior Hurling Munster Final   St Pauls Community College, Waterford 2-11 St Josephs College, Borrisoleigh 1-12   Our senior hurlers came agonisingly close to claiming their first Munster schools title in five years last Friday in Cahir when their battling performance against a very strong St Pauls side came up just short. With both sides […]

St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh, Win First Prize For Environmental Protection

Borrisoleigh Students Win European Final On Tuesday last St. Joseph’s College Borrisoleigh students, Laura Hutchinson and Antoinette Atik departed Dublin for Belgium. The CommOcean conference was being held in Bruges for two days and at the end of the conference the winner of the Dr Mario Ruivo Prize was to be announced. This competition, which […]

St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh, TY Students Spent Festive Day In Dublin

On Thursday, 10 December TY students enjoyed a festive day in Dublin, taking in some shopping , sightseeing and generally absorbing the Christmas atmosphere of our capital city. The highlight of the day however was attending the musical “Big” in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre. big-the-musical Expectations were high with prominent stars, Jay Mc Guinness […]

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