Rugby Class of 2011, 2014 & 2016 Congratulations to Andrew Conway and David Heffernan (both Class of 2009), Joey Carbery (Class of 2013), Nick Timoney and Hugo Keenan (both Class of 2014) and Caelan Doris (Class of 2017) on their selection for the Ireland Squad to play in the Vodafone Summer Series 2021 against Japan [...]
Rugby Vodafone Summer Series 2021 Congratulations to Mark Roche (Class of 2011), Bryan Mollen (Class of 2014) and Gavin Mullin (Class of 2016), members of the Ireland 7s squad that qualified for the Olympics by winning the repêchage held in France laws weekend (19th / 20th June). We wish them well in Japan.
Blackrock College’s 2021 2022 Academic Calendar is out now! Academic Calendar 2021 2022
Blackrock College’s Summer Newsletter is out now! Summer Newsletter 2021Summer Castle Chronicle 2021
Book Lists are now available below! 2nd Year Book List 2021/223rd Year Book List 2021/224th Year Book List 2021/225th Year Book List 2021/226th Year Book List 2021/22
Farewell Class of 2021 Chief celebrant Fr. O’Brolchain assured the Class of 2021 that “God is always with us”. This was a marvellous occasion. The 197 strong class of 2021, appropriately socially distanced in the Quadrangle, participated to the full, in song, word, music and spirit as we said ‘farewell’. This was a fitting and [...]
Dragon's Den Final Tuesday, 25th May 2021 The 13th Dragons Den took place on Tuesday 25th May in the Creative Arts and Digital Learning Centre. The competition began in January with over fifty transition year students taking part in online hackathons and brainstorming sessions and from this a record 23 business plans were submitted for [...]
The UCDictionary Classical World Edition! Congratulations to Sam O’Donovan, TY, who submitted a winning entry to this competition run by Access Classics and SPARC UCDictionary. Sam’s entry was on the word ‘Sinister’. We thank Ms Maguire for her organisation of the opportunity.
Prize Day Thursday, 20th May 2021 Torrential rain bouncing off the Sports Hall provided the soundscape for Thursday’s Prize Day Ceremony. This was the 161st occasion for presenting prizes to our top academics, musicians, debaters, performers, artists as well as those who gave service to our community. President of the Union Stephen Mullin (Class of [...]
Languages Connect #THINKLANGUAGES A MFL Project Organised by French Class 47/Fr What a week! A Celebration of the 25 Languages Spoken by the Members of the Blackrock College Students and Staff. We thank Ms Dobbyn for her organisation of the week of events. Thursday 13th – Tuesday 25th May Exhibition of Languages, Cultures and Literature [...]