School Notice Please be advised, Blackrock College/Willow Park are operating our playing pitch irrigation system with ‘white water’ extracted from our ground water source (well/borehole) only.
2018/19 Book Lists are now available below! 2nd Year Book List 2018/19 3rd Year Book List 2018/19 4th Year Book List 2018/19 5th Year Book List 2018/19 6th Year Book List 2018/19
Blackrock College’s Summer Newsletter is out now! Summer Newsletter 2018
All Ireland Championships Saturday, 2nd June 2018 Congratulations to our intermediate relay team of Jeff Kenny, Luke Pierce, Michael Lowey (all 4th Year) and Harry Whelan (3rd Year) on winning the Bronze Medal at the All-Ireland Athletics Championships held in Tullamore last Saturday, 2nd June. I thank coaches Hugo Rowsome, Cian Crotty (Class of 2015) [...]
News of the Past 7'S RUGBY Congratulations to Hugo Keenan, Bryan Mollen (both Class of 2014) and Mark Roche (Class of 2011) who were members of the Ireland squad that won Bronze Medal in Round 9 of the HSBC World Rugby Seven Series held in London last weekend, June 2nd/3rd. Ireland lost in the semi-final [...]
Blackrock College Sailing Regatta Monday, 21st May 2018 Our much-postponed sailing regatta took place on Monday May 21st in the INSS, Dun Laoghaire. 14 students took to the water with victory going to the team of Liam Blackburn (Transition Year), Cian Healy, David Kealy (both 5th Year) and Hugh O’Connor (2nd Year). Many thanks to [...]
Prize Day Saturday, 26th May 2018 A CELEBRATION OF OUR ACADEMIC PROGRAMME President of the Union, Eunan O’Carroll (Class Of 1984), accompanied by his wife Judy, presented over 250 Awards to our Prize-winners. This is an important day, one when we celebrate our top academic students, celebrate those who have given service, recognise determination and [...]
Transition Year's Dragon's Den Final The 10th Year Monday, 25th May 2018 Our 6 finalists from 19 entries, presented before a team of 6 Dragons – Paul McGowan (Class of 1981), Ian McDonald (Class of 1987), Alain Barr(Class of 1987), Paul M. Murphy (Class of 1978), Fergal McKenna (Class of 1996) and Eunan O’Carroll (Class [...]