Skerries Community College

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Skerries Community College is an Irish secondary school located in Fingal. It has just over a thousand students and approximately seventy teachers. The school was originally an amalgamation of two of the schools in the town, the Holy Faith convent and De La Salle College.

Sporting[edit]

Football[clarification needed]

Boys U-13 Football
Boys U-14 Football
Boys U-16 Football
Boys U-18 Football
Girls U-14 Football
Girls U-16 Football
Girls U-18 Football

Camogie

Girls U-14 Camogie
Girls U-18 Camogie

Rugby Union

The school maintains a strong tradition in rugby union, through close association with Skerries RFC, using their grounds at Rockalyoke, Holmpatrick for home matches. School teams have won the Leinster Schools "A" Duff Junior Cup and Frasier McMullan Senior Cups on several occasions, achieved a Junior and Senior "Double" in 2000, and last won the Senior competition in 2002.
Boys U-13 Rugby
Boys U-14 Rugby
Boys Junior Cup Team "A"
Boys Junior Cup Team "B"
Boys Junior Cup Team "C"
Boys Senior Cup Team

Cricket

Junior Cricket
Senior Cricket

Basketball

1st/2nd year - got to the final
2nd/3rd year - won the final
5th/6th year - got to the final

Amateur Musicals[edit]

The school stages musicals. Its first productions were Oklahoma! (1981) The Quaker Girl (1982) The Desert Song (1983) Carousel (1984), Calamity Jane (1985) The Pajama Game (1986) Oliver! (1987) and Guys and Dolls (1988). Things then took a four year break and the shows returned in 1992 with Annie Get Your Gun then another two year break and in 1994 they did South Pacific then in 1998 (after another four year break) they prouduced The Sound of Music.

In 2000 they did West Side Story then the next year The King and I (2001). After that another two year break which afterward saw a production of Grease (2003) then in 2004 they did Skerries musical sound waves V which is a mixture of songs from different musicals e.g. Les Misérables next in the line of shows was Fiddler on the Roof (2005), Bugsy Malone (2006), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (2007), Show Boat, with the talented Andrew Mcloughlin playing the lead role, (2008) and High School Musical (2009). The school performed The Wizard of Oz in 2010 and performed Grease again in 2011.

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