Coláiste Iósaef – Extra-Curricular


Coláiste Iósaef offers state of the art sporting facilities. In our new building, we have a high performance gym and weights room and a multi-sport indoor arena with spacious male and female changing areas.

Our outdoor facilities include, playing fields and a number of hard-court areas. There are also plans to provide other playing/recreational amenities.

CIK aims to provide a wide range of sporting activities such as hurling, camogie, Gaelic football, volleyball, soccer, table tennis, athletics, badminton, orienteering, basketball, tennis and squash.

Other activities are catered for upon interest.

We maintain a high level of participation in Munster and All-Ireland competitions. To complement the external competitions we organise many internal class leagues in sports such as hurling soccer and basketball. As a school we also pride ourselves in our connections with our local communities of sports clubs and organisation, working closely with the GAA and FAI.

Through the medium of sport we aim to educate and develop each student personally, physically and socially in a fun and welcoming environment.

Sports on offer in CIK:

  • Hurling
  • Soccer
  • Camogie
  • Rugby
  • Gaelic football
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Futsal Indoor Soccer
  • Hockey Equestrian
  • Table Tennis


At Coláiste Iósaef, music plays an important role in many of our student’s extra- curricular activities. Our students are guided through many musical genres and are free to explore their own area of individual musical interests.

At lunchtime, students may also avail of tuition in singing/choir, guitar and Irish traditional music on the tin whistle and flute, amongst otherinstruments.

Rehearsals take place throughout the year for the instrumental groups and choir. They perform and enhance a number of school occasions throughout the year, school mass, open night, Christmas market, graduations and many more events.

School Musical

The TY school musical is one of the major events in the school year. Each year, the TY students perform in a school musical.

This year’s musical is “High School Musical” and will be performed for two nights in the Lime Tree Theatre in Mary Immaculate in April 2020.

Ticket details will be available later in the year.