“He touched so many lives and inspired countless others here in Achill during his time with Scoil Acla” Scoil Acla CCÉ will honour the memory of their late, great writing tutor, Macdara Woods, at a special tribute night to be held on Thursday night of their annual summer school. The poet and writer who passed […]

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Coiste Scoil Acla is delighted to announce that Irish music legend Seán Keane will officially open our 2019 Scoil Samhraidh. The official opening of Scoil Samhraidh Scoil Acla 2019 will take place in Óstán Oileán Acla, Polranny on Monday 29th July at 6pm and will include a showcase of Achill talent. Well known for his distinctive […]

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Scoil Acla is delighted to announce that Terry Tully will join our ranks as a piping tutor for 2019. The original Scoil Acla summer school was established in 1910 for the teaching of the Irish language; the teaching of Piping (Irish War Pipes, which have two drones as opposed to three) and the promotion of music, dance, […]

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