2015-2016

SGS Says Goodbye

Posted on : June 17, 2016

This summer Sligo Grammar School says goodbye to four staff members who have become part of the fabric of the school over the last twenty years and moreDavid Johnston, English teacher, Ruth Galbraith, History and RE teacher and Breege Swinburne, …




Seachtain na Gaeilge Winners

Posted on : May 26, 2016

This year’s Seachtain na Gaeilge was a particularly successful one. It coincided with Proclamation Day and the 5th year students who took the project on managed to put together a varied and entertaining  programme, so much so that they emerged as …




Valedictory Celebrations

Posted on : May 24, 2016

On Friday, May 20th we said goodbye to our 6th Years, the Year of 2016. The day began with a whole school assembly in Calry Church, where speeches were made by Mr. Hall, the Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head …




Athletics and a Triathlon

Posted on : May 24, 2016

 Athletics continue to be a major part of the sports education in Sligo Grammar School.  In the past couple of weeks, there have been two large athletics events for TY students. One being the all-Ireland qualification rounds for track and …




Gymnastics National finals

Posted on : May 10, 2016

Congratulations to our Gymnasts  who recently took part in the Gymnastics national finals. All are members of Sligo’s DyNamo Gymnastic Club.Sarah White, a Fifth Year student recently competed at the National Gymnastics finals in University of Limerick, she placed 4th nationally and 1st …




Choir Competition

Posted on : May 10, 2016

Congratulations to the 37 members of the school choir who travelled to GMIT in Galway on Friday 6th May to compete the inaugural SCCUL Galway Schools Choral Competition.The choir achieved 2nd Place when they sang ‘Look at the World’ and …




Irish Open Swimming Championships

Posted on : May 10, 2016

Well done to Jade Murphy, a sixth year student, and her three teammates from Sligo who qualified to compete at the 2016 Irish Open Swimming Championships in the National Aquatics Centre, Dublin recently. This competition was IPC sanctioned and a FINA recognised …




End of Year Business Trip

Posted on : May 10, 2016

The two 2nd year Business classes joined together for their end of year trip recently. They went to Strandhill for a fun day of surfing followed by crêpes and a drink.All students had to fund the trip themselves by working …




Spanish Quiz

Posted on : May 3, 2016

On Monday evening, 25th April, three teams of 4 students travelled to Bundoran to partake in a Spanish quiz. The teams answered questions on Spanish culture, vocabulary and grammar. Schools from the North-West competed and 2 of the SGS teams …




Spanish Cultural Exchange

Posted on : April 26, 2016

 There were tears all round on Monday 18th April as Spanish exchange students boarded their bus to Dublin Airport on their way back home after five days in Sligo. This was part two of the Sligo Grammar School’s first ever cultural exchange …






Latest News

  • SGS Says Goodbye

    This summer Sligo Grammar School says goodbye to four staff members who have become part of the fabric of the school over the last twenty years and moreDavid Johnston, English teacher, Ruth Galbraith, History and RE teacher and Breege Swinburne, …

    Read More »

  • Seachtain na Gaeilge Winners

    This year’s Seachtain na Gaeilge was a particularly successful one. It coincided with Proclamation Day and the 5th year students who took the project on managed to put together a varied and entertaining  programme, so much so that they emerged as …

    Read More »

  • Valedictory Celebrations

    On Friday, May 20th we said goodbye to our 6th Years, the Year of 2016. The day began with a whole school assembly in Calry Church, where speeches were made by Mr. Hall, the Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head …

    Read More »

  • Athletics and a Triathlon

     Athletics continue to be a major part of the sports education in Sligo Grammar School.  In the past couple of weeks, there have been two large athletics events for TY students. One being the all-Ireland qualification rounds for track and …

    Read More »

  • Gymnastics National finals

    Congratulations to our Gymnasts  who recently took part in the Gymnastics national finals. All are members of Sligo’s DyNamo Gymnastic Club.Sarah White, a Fifth Year student recently competed at the National Gymnastics finals in University of Limerick, she placed 4th nationally and 1st …

    Read More »


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