St Aloysius College

Former pupils of St Aloysius College in Glasgow were among the performers at the official Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Old Aloysians Michael Scanlon and Andrew Kearney from the Class of 2012 sang in front of the world as part of the National Youth Choir of Scotland in the event at Celtic Park.Members of the St Aloysius community had also been involved as bearers of the Queen’s Baton as it concluded its journey to the Games in Scotland. Elizabeth Sturrock, the...
Students of St Aloysius College in Glasgow have held their first live debate on Scotland’s Independence Referendum.  Anas Sarwar of Better Together and Old Aloysian Stephen Noon of the Yes Campaign took part to help inform S5 and S6 pupils about the issues surrounding September’s Vote.Throughout the debate, which attracted a large audience of both pupils and members of staff, Mr Sarwar was supported by Cristina Marini of S6 who is planning to vote No in September and hopes...
The Queen has awarded a CBE to Old Aloysian and former Chair of Governors of St Aloysius College in Glasgow, Dr Frank Dunn. As the city prepares to host the Commonwealth Games next month, Dr Dunn is among a group of medical professionals who have organised a major conference on sports medicine, which will take place at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre in Glasgow tomorrow and Friday. Dr Dunn, who is the President of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians in Glasgow,...
Pupils of St Aloysius College in Glasgow have raised £1,300 for a local charity by pelting their teachers with wet sponges and staging their own talent show. The Jesuit college’s S5 and S6 pupils stages events to raise money for Salt and Light, a charity which offers crucial help and support for vulnerable people on the streets of Glasgow.Last month, members of Salt and Light visited the college to talk to senior pupils and help them understand more about the charity and the...
The St Aloysius’ College Opera Group performed one of their biggest shows to date when they appeared as special guests of the Glasgow Studio Orchestra at their recent performance at Sherbrooke St Gilberts Church in Pollokshields.The Opera Group performed music from the Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Carmen by Georges Bizet with the 60 Piece, semi-professional, Glasgow Studio Orchestra.The College's Opera Group is open to members of the College's Choirs and is...
Sporting Glasgow pupils have taken part in St Aloysius’ College's annual Inter-House Hockey Competition at the Glasgow Green Hockey Centre. They then went on to complete part of their Commonwealth Dribble Challenge with three of Scotland’s National Hockey stars.In the competition at Scotland's home of hockey, Gonzaga House won the P7 Competition whilst Loyola were victorious in Primary 6. Emma Keily of P7G and Madeleine Kelly of P6L picked up the trophies for their...
Three pupils from St Aloysius' College in Glasgow collected individual prizes at the Scottish Schools Climbing Finals recently. A total of 65 pupils from schools all over Scotland took part, with competitors from Edinburgh, Inverness and Ullapool, as well as Glasgow itself.Ryan Gallagher (right in photo) came 1st in the S4 Boys Category, while Amber Masterson was 4th in the S3 Girls category; Connor Kearny (left) was 3rd in the S4 Boys Category. The annual Scottish Schools Climbing Finals,...

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