Music Blog

December 21, 2015

“Grease” - a huge success

Grease was a massive success with both audiences on Wednesday, 16th and Thursday, 17th December! All the really hard work for the past few months both onstage and offstage paid off. Thanks to Ms Cahill, Ms Conlon and Ms Mahon, as well as all the students who were involved in making it such a success. Watch highlights of the show from Stratford's YouTube channel. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs English/Drama Music
Tags: 2015-2016 grease grease the musical

December 16, 2015

3rd Year CSPE Talent Show in aid of Capuchin Centre

The 3rd Year CSPE class, with Ms Kenny, organised a Talent Show on Monday, 21st December in aid of the Capuchin Day Centre for the Homeless. Students from all years contributed to the Talent show, for a most worthy cause. Watch the video read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs English/Drama Music Wellbeing
Tags: 2015-2016 CSPE capuchin homeless

December 9, 2015

Arts Week 2015 - art and wellbeing

Wellbeing Arts Week 2015 lived up to the posters! Held from Monday, 16th November through to Friday, 20th November, there were activities and workshops for every student and teacher alike. Watch the video of photographs taken throughout the week to the soundtrack of the whole school choir! Kate Dempsey, 6th Year, reviewed the week at the 6th Year assembly held in late November. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs Art English/Drama French Irish Music Wellbeing Sports
Tags: 2015-2016 arts week 2015 wellbeing CSPE

November 23, 2015

Backstage and front stage production in full swing for “Grease”

Ms Cahill and Ms Conlon, with the drama students are currently working very hard in rehearsals for "Grease", while the back stage production team are working on sets and costumes. There are two performances on Wednesday, 16th and Thursday, 17th December. Tickets will be on sale shortly. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs English/Drama Music
Tags: 2015-2016 grease musical

October 27, 2015

Second Green Flag (for energy) formally raised after the Awards Ceremony

The theme of this year's Awards Ceremony on Friday, 23rd October, was renewable energy - in light of Stratford's Green Schools Committee formally raising its second Green Flag for Energy. Green Schools organised for an electric car to come to the school with ESB Cars. Students had great fun getting into it prior to the start of the Awards Ceremony! read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs Music General School News Student Council
Tags: 2015-2016 Green Schools renewable energy electric car esb cars an taisce

July 8, 2015

2nd Year student comes 2nd in U16 Vocal competition at Newpark Music Festival

Well done to the Junior students who participated in the Newpark Music Festival at the end of April and in particular to Ana Jovanovic (2nd Year) who came 2nd in the U16 Vocal competition. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs Music
Tags: 2014-2015 Newpark Music Festival singing

May 27, 2015

Student Council presents StratVision 2015 - Stratford’s talent show!

On Friday, 1st May the Student Council treated the whole school to a spectacle of singing, dancing, acting and recitations in StratVision - Stratford's twist on the Eurovision! Student Council member and 5th Year student, Fiona Maguire writes about the show. Watch the video! read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs English/Drama Music Student Council
Tags: 2014-2015 stratvision eurovision

March 24, 2015

TY Song School

The TY students spent a day at Song School, on Thursday 19th March. Listen back to two podcasts which they created on the day. Daniel Eppel also writes about his experience of the day. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs Music Transition Year
Tags: 2014-2015 Song School

March 18, 2015

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2015: Ceolchoirm

Bhí ceolchoirm iontach againn ar 13 Márta. Bhí an scoil go léir I láthair agus bhain gach duine an taitneamh as an gceolchoirm. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs Irish Music
Tags: 2014-2015 Seachtain na Gaeilge

March 4, 2015

World Book Day! Why we can’t live without books - the video

World Book Day 2015 is on Thursday, 5th March. A statement posed by the World Book Day Award competition was "Why we can't live without books". Look at the video of how Stratford College students responded to this. read more →

Categories: Subject Blogs English/Drama Music General School News Junior Cycle Library
Tags: 2014-2015 World Book Day books

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