Extra-Curricular Clubs offer further opportunity for building relationships, self-esteem and team work.  At St Pius X College, we offer students a wide range of extra-curricular activities during lunchtimes, before and after school ensuring there is something for everyone. Clubs run throughout the school year and details are circulated to pupils several weeks before activities start.

A list of activities currently running are detailed below:

Early Bird Clubs

Every morning there are a number of things to do from 8.30 -8.55 if you are in school early

Table Tennis – in the Old Gym

Table Tennis – in the Year 8 yard

Basketball in the Sport Hall

Soccer in the Year 8 yard

Breaktime and Lunchtime Activities and Clubs

Yr 8 Yard: 

Soccer | Crazy Catch | Skipping

Yr 9/10 Yard:

BasketballSoccer | Skipping

Old Gym:

Table Tennis

Yr 11/12 Yard:


Other Lunchtime Activities

Arts and Crafts Club - For Keystage 3 - Every Wednesday in Ar1 and Ar2

Boot Camp - Everyone welcome - Every Wednesday 12.55 – 1.30pm in Sports Hall – need packed lunch / gear / be down to changing room quickly.

Science -Every Wednesday Year 8 STEM Club in SC 1,2,3

Bio Diversity Club -Every Friday - see Mrs Hassan in Science

History Club - Variable Meeting Days – everyone welcome – See Mr Coary

Globetrotters - Revision Club in Geography – led by pupils and for the pupils – see Mrs Diamond

Darts Club - Mental Maths…Every Wednesday – see Mr Doyle

Year 8 - Before Christmas

Yr 8 Boys on Mondays Lunchtime

Yr 8 Girls on Fridays Lunchtime

After Christmas

On Mon and Fri at lunchtime a Winter Gaelic League will run on these days – teams will have 11 aside and will be mixed


U14 Boys on Mondays at Lunchtime

U16 Boys on Fridays at Lunchtime


Traditional Music Group / Choir Practice / String Group

Every Monday / Tuesday and Wednesday in MU1

Literacy Club

Especially for Year 8’s and all other Keystage 3 pupils in Variable Meeting days - Mr Quinn’s room

Business Studies

Mini Enterprise Club for year 10 - Variable meeting days – see Mrs Mc Cormack


Miraculous Medal Novena –Mons 1.30 in the Oratory.

Padre Pio Novena – Tues 1.30 in the Oratory Muiredach Cross Award – Wed Breaktime RE1.

Holy family Group – Wed 1.10pm RE1

Pope John Paul 11 Award – monthly RE2.

Sci-fi Club

Lunchtimes - Variable days - See Mr Devlin in RE

After School Activities and Clubs

Extra Time -For all Year 8 pupils

Every Monday in Sports hall and old gym from 3.30 to 4.30 pupils will have the opportunity to play a range of different sports for fun (Basketball, Uni Hoc, Volleyball, Table Tennis)

After School Activities and Clubs

U20 Girls on Mondays – see Mrs Slater

U16 Girls on Wednesdays Lunchtime – see Mrs Slater

U14 Girls starting after Christmas in January

Year 10 Boys on Wednesdays – see Mr Hassan/Mr McCusker

Year 13/14 Boys on Mondays – See Mr O Kane/Mr Young

Year 9 Boys starting in January – see Mr Hassan/Mr McCusker

Year 11 Boys starting in January – See Mr Coary/ Mr Doyle


Junior   – Sept-Nov Wed after school see Mrs McAuley

Senior   – Nov-Jan Wed afterschool see Mrs O’Neill

U14’s    – Mar-May Wed after school see Mrs O’Neill

Year 8’s -April–June Wed after school see Mrs McAuley

Starting Soon - After February Mid-Term

Library club at Lunchtime – Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs – 1.10pm -1.40pm -- Mrs Bleeks