Tús maith – a great start to our week. We had a lovely 3 hour hike / walk around Keem bay and up to see it from a higher perspective taking in a full 360 Deg view of the area. What better way is there to end the walk than to take off your hiking […]
For those of you who have registered for our 2016 Summer School, thank you. There are still places available so check out our website for more information. Don’t forget to collect your wristband from our office or on registration evening. I’m sure you’ll agree they look great!
Our new Scoil Acla Song book is available from the following outlets at a cost of €10:- Achill Sound Post Office Achill tourism Siopa Cladagh/Sweeneys. Achill Sound Keel Post Office Bretts Stores Teds Petrol Station Cashel Kieran Sweeney Achill Sound Costcutters (Keel Shop) The Beehive Keel Gieltys Clew Bay Dooagh
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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