Pictured at the groundbreaking of the new Gaelcholaiste Luimnigh campus on Clare Street in Limerick: Eamon Murphy, ETB Head of Capital and Procurement, Kieran O’Hanlon, ETB Chairperson; David and Mark Thompson, Thompson Architects; and Tom O’Callaghan, GCL Student. ction: Brian Arthur
The new Gaelcholaiste Luimnigh school site on Clare Street in Limerick City was officially opened today by Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board. Students from Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh celebrated the start on Clare Street. Also in attendance were ETB CEO George O’Callaghan, the school’s patron’s Chair and senior management, the GCL Board of Management’s Principal and Chair, the project design team, and the principal contractor.
Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh is an All-Irish co-educational secondary institution. It currently has 680 students and is an inclusive, modern, and dynamic school that places a strong emphasis on creativity, innovation, and technology in the classroom. Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh is Ireland’s first Apple Distinguished School, a leader in educational innovation with a clear vision for how technology-rich environments enhance learning. Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh is home to several exceptional athletes, including Irish Paralympian swimmer Róisn N Riain.