Category Archives: Active School


Active Week 2022


We had a really action packed Active Week this year with the girls taking part in yoga, hip hop dancing, walk a mile with a smile, fitness classes with Ms Carney and of course, our fantastic Wake Up Shake Up every morning with Ms O'Reilly and the 6th classes (to name but a few!). We [...]

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Dublin Leinster Football Blitz


Emma and Neisha were chosen  to represent Dublin in the Leinster Football Blitz on Thursday 2nd of June. The girls were part of the Dublin team, which played a selection of Leinster Football teams. The football blitz was held on the DCU St. Pats campus. Well done Emma and Neisha, thank you for representing St. [...]

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Santry


Good luck  to our track and field athletes who are taking part in Santry Stadium on Tuesday 31st May.

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Castle Schools’ Cup 2022


Congratulations to our school's golf team who came runners up in the annual Castle Schools’ Cup on Monday 30th May. Well done girls!

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Fittest Challenge!


After its great success last year, the St. Pius X Parents’ Association brought back the Fittest Class Activity Challenge. All the children did brilliantly and were so enthusiastic in clocking up all those steps!  We are delighted to announce that the winners of the Fittest Class Challenge were Ms Sheehan's 3rd class and Ms Hughes' [...]

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We are regularly kept up to date with new sports and PE programmes through our contacts with Dublin City Sports and Wellbeing and also our South Dublin County Sports partnership officer ( for  Sports Development and Inclusion)

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Our Active Schools Noticboard 


Here on our Active Schools noticeboard we put up all our photos of our activities throughout the year ! Here you can see us having great fun doing our Santa Dash ,our sports day,  Active Week and our infants learning the PAWS swimming programme ! Keep an eye out throughout the year for all our [...]

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“Fittest Class Activity Challenge”


Thank you to all the children, parents & guardians who got out and got active over the course of the June Bank Holiday Weekend.  There was such a variety of activities carried out which was fantastic to see.  There has been in excess of €14,000 raised for the schools and this is a tremendous achievement [...]

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