A sincere thank you to all the National School Teachers and pupils who participated in our recent Scoil Acla quiz. Below are a list of the prize winners:- Valley NS Toíreasa Hamill & Brigid Foley Tonragee NS Ciara Campbell & Niamh Dookinella NS Isabelle Cafferkey & Ethan McDonnell Saula NS Sarah Ginnelly & Evelyn Rice […]
Have a look at our confirmed tutors for this years summer school – if you want to be taught by the best – then you know where you have to be. Scoil Acla 2016 from 23rd – 30th July – Only a month away – get booking your place and avoid disappointment.
MAYO GAA fans are being urged to chant the county’s battle cry against Galway in Saturday evening’s clash at MacHale Park, Castlebar. Ditch the “Mayo” and sing out “Maigh Eo” is the call from Achill man John “Twin” McNamara, whose Irish language battle cry has been gaining momentum among fans. When chanting there should be […]
Many Of Scoil Acla‘s founders are in this photograph. After the Oireachtas they travelled from Galway to Achill by train. So if you are free this Saturday in Galway why not go along and represent #AchillAbú 🇮🇪 Call Out for Re-enactment of Historic Photograph The Town Hall Theatre is putting out a call for members […]
“An nasc idir Scoil Acla agus Éirí Amach na Cásca 1916″ “The link between scoil acla and the 1916 rising” As part of our 2016 summer school Scoil Acla are hosting a series of lectures on the founding members & attendees of Scoil Acla and their association and links to the 1916 rising and subsequently […]
Scoil Acla are delighted to promote a painting demonstration entitled ‘Painting Achill’ by the wonderfully talented artist Padraig McCaul. The details are as follows:- Date: Tuesday, July 26th Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm Venue: The Scout Den (old Dugort national School) Cost: €20 Booking: booking can be made via Padraig’s own website at: www.padraigmccaul.com ( link […]
Paul Dooley is one of the leading exponents of the Irish harp in its historical form and style – using a metal-strung harp, playing with the fingernails and damping unwanted string resonance with the fingertips. He has studied the construction of medieval Irish harps in Dublin during the early 1980s and has built several […]
Venues have been confirmed for our Music, Art & Sean Nós Classes:-
Summer School Brochure Rev 2 – Job #54107 The Summer School runs from 23rd – 30th July 2016 in various venues across the island. Our music classes start on 25th July and run from 10am – 1pm Mon-Fri and 10am – 12pm on Saturday.
Scoil Acla are delighted to announce that we have received approval from the Department of Education for EPV days. Please complete the application form on our brochure and send it along with your payment to:- Lorraine McNulty, Rúnaí, Scoil Acla, Cashel, Achill Island, County Mayo.