Seeds for Integration

Matthew Morrin, 5th Year, tells us about his experiences representing the school at ‘Seeds for Integration’  Following on from a work experience placement I did in Transition Year, from the 15th to the 22nd of September, I attended the 20th edition of the University on You
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Inter Schools Music Festival

The Inter Schools Music Festival was held in Wesley College on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd March and a number of very talented musicians from Piper’s Hill College took part. Competing were the school choir, schools vocal ensemble, schools rock band KLD Squared, 3 soloists. (Anna Nevin
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Piper’s Hill Christmas Newsletter

Catch up on what’s happened in Piper’s Hill this term in the Piper’s Hill newsletter
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First year trip to Causey farm

Last weekend 1st year pupils attended the Ráth Cairn Gaeltacht in Co.Meath and enjoyed a trip to Causey farm. Go raibh maith agaibh go léir. The Irish Department hopes all pupils enjoyed their trip and wishes to thank parents/guardians for their continued support. Videos can be seen o
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Information about the French Exchange

We are delighted to inform you that plans are underway to organise our annual French exchange with le College des Roches Durtal , Maine -et – Loire, France. Following our very successful exchange for the last three consecutive years we are happy that this programme will continue in Ma
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TY trip to Carlingford

A First Hand account by Katie Sinnott and Donabelle Chiong ​ ​We​ ​met​ ​that​ morning​ ​ outside​ ​ the​ ​ ​school  ​​at ​ half​ ​ ​six, ​ unable​​  to​ ​ see​ ​ due​ ​ to​ ​ the​ ​ ​darkness​  ​and the​ ​fact​ ​that​ ​none ​ of​ ​ us​ ​ ​were ​ ​even ​ nearly​ ​ awake​ ​ yet.​ There
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1 Nore Trip to Naas Library

Courtesy of Kildare Library Service 1 Nore and Mrs Barrett have had two wonderful library outings. Today we met Dave Rudden, author of Knights of the Borrowed Dark and  The Forever Court. His fantasy tales appeal to boys and girls alike. Dave, in his own witty and dramatic way inspire
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Second Year trip to Paris – a student’s perspective

At 3a.m on Thursday morning, the 70 students and 8 teachers attending the trip abroad to France, arrived at the school. We all got split onto two double decker buses and then set off on our journey. We soon reached Dublin Airport and got ready to go. Most of us went to get some breakf
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Skills @ Work Programme

Skills @ Work provides students with a unique insight into the world of work. A number of volunteer employees from a local branch of State Street, a worldwide financial services company, are partnering Piper’s Hill College students on the 5th year LCVP programme. Over five sessions, s
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First year Gaeltacht trip

First year pupils attended the Gaeltacht in Ráth Cairn, Contae na Mí from the 5th-7th of May along with Ms. Hills, Mr. Sharkey and Mr. Fearon. Pupils were treated to lessons my native speakers and enjoyed a trip to causey farm. All the teachers want to thank the pupils and their paren
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