Rockwell College



Sports, Music & Art

Premier Recreational Facilities

These remarkable facilities empower our students to forge enduring passions and embark on a journey of comprehensive growth, essential for their future endeavours.

  • 25m Indoor Heated Swimming Pool: Dive into a state-of-the-art swimming pool for invigorating laps.
  • All-Weather Hockey Pitch: Unleash your sporting prowess on our top-tier hockey pitch, usable in any weather.
  • Modern Fitness Suite: Engage in comprehensive workouts in our contemporary fitness facility.
  • Indoor Basketball Court: Shoot hoops in our indoor basketball court.
  • Three Tennis Courts: Sharpen your tennis skills on three well-maintained courts
  • Five Rugby Pitches: Partake in the exhilaration of rugby on five purpose-built pitches.
  • All-Weather 5-a-Side Pitch: Perfect your football skills on our all-weather 5-a-side pitch.
  • Weights Rooms: Train with dedication in our well-equipped weights rooms.
  • 23-Acre Lake: Explore the beauty of our expansive lake, spanning 23 acres within our grounds.
  • Extensive Outdoor Space: Embrace the outdoors with ample space for various activities.
  • Modern Library: Expand your horizons in our contemporary and well-stocked library.

Premier Recreational Activities

Nestled within a sprawling lakeside campus spanning over 350 hectares, Rockwell College revels in an exceptional array of extra-curricular facilities, thoughtfully designed to cater to our students' recreational and personal aspirations. Here, they can nurture their interests, whether in sports or cultural pursuits, individually or within teams, fostering a holistic development that extends beyond the classroom and shapes well-rounded, grounded young adults poised for the wider world.


Rugby at Rockwell

Rockwell College boasts a storied rugby tradition, securing victory in the Munster Schools Senior Cup 26 times and the Munster Schools Junior Cup 20 times. Run by the Spiritians, our institution has fostered a proud legacy in rugby and beyond. Among our distinguished alumni and educators, we proudly count two Presidents of Ireland.


Rockwell Music Academy

Established in 2017, Rockwell Music Academy serves as a beacon of music education in Cahir, Co. Tipperary.

My personal journey as a student, teacher, parent, and examiner has affirmed the transformative power of music education. Our state-of-the-art facilities and esteemed tutors converge to create a dynamic space for sharing our profound passion for music, dedicated to nurturing the unique talents of each student. Envisioning a vibrant hub of musical engagement, we wholeheartedly invite you to be a part of our music-making community.

Warm regards,

Suzanne Buttimer

Director Rockwell Music Academy


Everyone is welcome to the Art Club at Rockwell College.

Our club is a place for students of all skill levels to come together and explore their creativity through various forms of art. We offer a wide range of activities, including painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, and more. Our experienced club leaders will guide you through different techniques and help you develop your skills.

The Art Club is open to all students. We meet every Thursday. If you're interested in joining, simply stop by one of our meetings or contact one of our club leaders for more information.

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College Musical

Annual college musicals are held in March. All year groups involved.

Previous productions: My Fair Lady, The LIttle Mermaid, West Side Story, All Shook Up, Grease....

Rockwell College’s presentation of The Little Mermaid-2

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