Category Archives: Sport


The 6 Nations comes to St. Pius!


We had such an exciting day today, Thursday 3rd May, in Ms McGuinness class. Ireland and Leinster rugby star Dan Leavy (who is a cousin of Emily Gene Murray) visited our class with the Six Nations trophy!!! We were so excited all day and made sure to have our Ireland flags at the ready, and [...]

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Cross Country 25/4/18


Our Running Team had a great day at the SDCC Cross Country Races in Jobstown Park.  Well done girls!

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Athletics


Congratulations to our girls who won the Under 11 Relay Competition in Abbotstown on Friday 9th Febraury.  The girls, from Ms. Shanley's 4th Class, train with Mr. Holt's running club.  Well done girls!

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South Dublin County Council Quiz February 2018


Well done to the 3 teams from 5th and 6th classes who participated in the qualifiers of the South Dublin Libraries' quiz in Tallaght Library on Tuesday 6 February. We look forward to the final on Friday!

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Credit Union Quiz


Well done to our girls from 4th and 6th classes who represented St. Pius X GNS at this year's Credit Union Quiz in St. Colmcille's SNS last Friday night. The girls put a lot of hard work and dedication into preparing for this year's quiz  and we were very proud of them on the night. [...]

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St Pius X GNS Running Club off to a flying start!


St Pius X GNS Running Club had a triumphant morning in Terenure College. We won twenty three medals in total and were crowned the champion school! Thank you Ms. Ward, Mr. Neary, Ms. McGuinness and Mr. Walshe for organising.

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The Road to Croker!


We are well and truly on the road to Croke Park this season with two fantastic wins under our belt to date. Well done to our amazing Gaelic team and to our fantastic teachers who coach them so well!

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Castle Schools Cup 2017


Congratulations to Carrie, Louise, Aisling and Sophie who were runners up at the annual Castle Schools Cup golf outing last Monday 29th May. Well done girls! On Monday 29th of May, the team met at the Castle Golf Club, Rathfarnham, at 7.30am. When we arrived we were given goody bags with golf balls, tees and [...]

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Badmington


Well done to Sophia Noble who represented Ireland with distinction in Glasgow at the Youth Badminton International competition over the weekend. This three day event brought together a group of talented players from all over the world, such as Sweden, Germany, Scotland, Wales India, Ireland, England, Portugal and Barbados. Furthermore, each of the athletes competed […]

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