Congratulations to Athy College student Sarah Doyle Ryan on achieving an All Ireland medal today when the Kildare U16 Camogie defeated Carlow in the final. Well done Kildare. Well done Sarah
Robbie Smithers Wins.
Congratulations to former Athy College student Robbie Smithers who rode his first winner for his trainer, Mick Halford, on a horse called Castle Guest in the 5:05 at the Curragh Racecourse on Sunday 7th August. Robbie has been an apprentice in the Halford yard since he graduated from the Race Academy in 2014. All at Athy College have been watching his career progression with keen interest and we wish him well for the future.
You can watch Robbie's full race if you click on this link, http://www.attheraces.com/atrplayer-replay-overlay/VOD/951419
Great news about Emer Bradley who has just completed her Junior Cert. in Athy College. Emer has been accepted by the Race Academy and will begin her training for 2016/2017 on the 27th August. We wish her well for the future.
Finally, Conor Casey who graduated from the Race Academy on the 24th June continues to make progress in Dermot Weld's yard.
Athy College values it's link with the Race Academy and we hope to continue to provide students with an interest in the Equine Industry a means of furthering their career options.
Congratulations to the Athy College debutantes who celebrated their Debs 2016 tonight. A wonderful group of students with both academic and social skills. The students assembled at the college for photos and refreshments before leaving for the main social event. More pics
Congratulations to both teachers and students on well deserved recognition of their talents as they scooped awards at the Cecil Day Lewis Literary Awards at the week end. Aoife Cahill won first place in the senior Short Story section with Anna Garceo taking second place. Congratulations to their teachers Dr Breda Sunderland and Ms Shirley Doyle. Other prize winner for Athy College (not in photo) was Michael McCormack
Mon 29th Aug
- 1st and 6th years only
9am - 1pm
Tue 30th Aug
2nd and 3rd years only
9am - 1pm
Wed 31st Aug
5th years only
9am - 1pm
Thur 1st September
All years have full classes until 1pm
Please ensure that students have full uniform (including jacket) and correct PE gear. Thank you. Details here
School Tour 16/17
Lake Garda, Italy
Click image below for details