Sports Partnerships

Scoil Iósaf is very privileged to partner up with a range of talented people throughout the school year who are dedicated to keeping children fit and healthy. The children engage in team sports, individual sports and learn new physical and lifelong skills.
These partnerships vary across the curriculum from science, geography, and history, Music, and dance, team sports, GAA, basketball, and swimming.

We feel these partnerships greatly benefit the school as a whole and the children have great fun doing it!


3rd and 4th class girls have started their six week Aquatics program in Killeline  Leisure Centre. The course is for both beginners and more experienced swimmers and covers all bases of the aquatics curriculum. Great success and fun on our first week...

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Rugy stickers from Aldi!! Help us fill our poster!!

  Scoil Iósaf are teaming up with Aldi and taking part in the new Rugby  initiative for primary schools. For every €30 you spend in Aldi you receive a rugby sticker. You can give this to your child or bring them in  yourself and then stick this on...

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Active Advent – 5th Class

As part of our active school initiative we have been busy being active in our classrooms! During the day we use our active advent calender which gives us challenges we must complete. Below are some pictures of us doing some yoga in our classroom!  ...

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Futsal Blitz

On Monday 22nd of October, girls from 3rd and 4th class travelled to the community centre in Newcastle West. While there, the team participated in a mini futsal blitz which was being run by Barry McGann, the Limerick development officer with the FAI. The girls really...

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Cycling Safety

Congratulations to our 6th Class girls for completing their cycling safety course. This was done with their mentors John and Kieran. Well done to everyone who participated and received their...

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Nature Trail with Jeff Hunt!

4th class really enjoyed their science lessons with Jeff Hunt who took them on a nature trail to learn all about trees, plants and seeds. They had great fun collecting their samples around the school and on our nature walk.  It is  always nice to get outside and make...

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Zumba with Katie Upton

A big thank you to Katie Upton who came to warm the girls up with some Zumba before the school walk. The girls really enjoyed dancing to the music in the yard!  

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Football with Noel!

We are delighted to have Noel O' Connor and Ciara Kelly back with us again for 2018/2019. They have done fantastic work with the girls from 1st to 6th in previous years. They have thought the girls a wide range of skills from camoige, football , basketball and the...

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