Author: St Raphael's College

Visit of the Happy Pear

Visit of the Happy Pear

Stephen and David Flynn- aka the Happy Pear- dropped into St. Raphael’s College as part of their nationwide tour to advise on healthy eating. They spoke with students regarding the importance of adding more fruit and vegetables into their diet and the need to stay active and how it impacts both physical and mental health.

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Rugby World Cup Fundraiser

Rugby World Cup Fundraiser

A fundraiser for School Equipment took place in the Sports Hall during Irelands’ World Cup game against Russia. Students dressed in their country’s colours and participated in guess the score. During the half time interval, the Raphaels’ students from the Galway All Ireland minors winning team were paraded in front of the school. They included […]

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COPE Galway

COPE Galway

Transition Year students Niall Brogan and Eoin Kinsella presenting Lynia O’Brien, COPE Galway with a cheque for €2,588.40. The money was raised from the TYs recent fundraising efforts, a 12 Hour Sleep-In.

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Back to the 80’s

Back to the 80’s

Audiences were transported back in time when St. Raphael’s College Transition Year and fourth year students put on their spectacular performance of Back to the 80s at the Temperance Hall over three nights, Wednesday 7th, Thursday 8th and Saturday 10th November.

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St. Raphael’s College, Loughrea Basketball

St. Raphael’s College, Loughrea Basketball

Success for first and second year boys Basketball in their first game of the season! Well done to both the first and second year basketball teams on their win over Galway community College! The boys have been training since October and their hard work paid off today with comprehensive wins! The First Years won 28-15 […]

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Cross Country South Connachts

Cross Country South Connachts

Great Success at the South Connachts Cross Country on a cold day in Galway. The minor girls team finished second overall with Carla Noone finishing in third place! Seafra Lynch also qualified for the Connachts in the Junior Girls! Caron Ryan came in 1st place in the Senior Girls, with her brother Ben coming in […]

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