Welcome to St Fergal’s College

Welcome to our website which I hope you find both interesting and informative. As in every other aspect of society today, information technology has become an important means of disseminating and gathering information in schools and so we hope this website will provide a rich source of material, conveying the spirit and ethos of St. Fergal.

Latest News


June 9, 2015
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Ciara captains St. Fergal’s debate team with a Keane edge   The Leinster Inter-Schools Debate competition concluded last Tuesday, 24 March, in Mountmellick Library. After two exciting rounds, the two teams remaining in the competition, St. Fergal’s College Rathdowney and Read More…

131 CSPE Action Project 2015

February 21, 2015
131 CSPE Class 2015

On a cold February morning, 131 class boarded a bus, Limerick bound. After many classes organising, emailing and fundraising. The students, in partial fulfilment of their Junior Cert CSPE exam, participated in an Action Project to gain a deeper understanding of Read More…

Manor Stone Young Entrepreneur Competition

March 14, 2014
Mr Tom Hennessy (Manor Stone) with students at the recent launch of the Manor Stone Young Entrepreneur Competition in St Fergal’s College

    This new competition, sponsored by Manor Stone, was launched during Enterprise Week by Mr Tom Hennessy of Manor Stone. “I’m a great believer in encouraging young people to come up with new ideas”, said Tom at the launch.” Read More…

Social Dance in aid of St. Fergal’s College Gym Fund

March 14, 2014
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St. Fergal’s College Rathdowney will host a Social Dance in Templemore Arms on March 21st. Doors open 9:00pm , music by Pat Costello and the Midnight Dynamoes starting 9:30pm. Tickets are €10 and available at St. Fergal’s College and on Read More…

Enterprise Week 3rd- 7th February 2014

March 14, 2014
Paddy O’Connell (Paddy O’S Granola) and students of St. Fergal’s College.

St Fergal’s College held their first ever Enterprise week in February. The aim was to inspire students to be innovative and take a risk to bring an idea to production      Louise Phelan, Vice President of Paypal Global Operations with Read More…