Alexandra College Dublin has some of the finest facilities of any school in the country. Dependant on availability most of these are available to hire to the public. Our sports facilities for hire include a new multi-purpose sports hall at the Henrietta White Centre (HWC), which can accommodate indoor hockey, basketball, badminton and soccer, as well as many other fitness related activities.
The campus also hosts all-weather hockey, tennis and basketball facilities, as well as a grass pitches for athletics, soccer and tag rugby. The HWC also converts to a 300-seat theatre space with lighting and sound, available to theatre groups and for lectures and speaking events. The school also has a range of meeting rooms and spaces suiting a variety of needs, from committees to yoga or even orchestral use.
Below are some of the organisations already using our state of the art facilities
Alexandra College Dublin is renowned for its excellence in academia, sport, music and the creative arts. Here at Camp Alex we strive to achieve the same degree of excellence in the service we provide. Our ethos reflects the schools core values of independent thinking, diversity, respect and responsibility. We encourage participation, fun, and learning and provide an opportunity to partake in a wide variety of activities that encompass the heart of Alexandra College.
Each of our camps is carefully considered to meet the needs of its participants through the use of the age appropriate games and activities. Our camps are designed and coordinated by experts in their field who are supported by friendly, innovative, qualified and vetted coaches and staff. Children will also experience our superb facilities, located in a safe and secure campus environment.
Set in a secure and well-positioned campus we have some of the finest facilities of any school in the country, including a new multi-purpose sports hall and drama theater at the Henrietta White Centre (HWC). In the HWC we can play hockey, basketball, badminton and volleyball amongst others, as well as engaging in music and drama. This modern and bright surrounding is the focal point of our camps throughout the year. In addition we have all-weather hockey, tennis and basketball facilities on campus, as well as pitches and areas for athletics, soccer, cricket and rugby. The school is also a stop on the LUAS green line at Milltown.
Join us for our spooky midterm Halloween Multi Activity Camp for boys & girls aged 4-12. Offering a variety of activities, including scary sports, batty baking, ghoulish games and devilish dancing. To end the week we will have a Halloween fancy dress party.
The camp will run from the 31st of October to the 3rd of November.
Hours: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Pre-Camp: 8.00am – 10.00am
After Camp: 3.00pm – 5.00pm
€80 per week or €25 Daily rate. Pre-care and aftercare €5 per hour.
Please note that in order to secure your child’s place at Camp Alex you must complete the form below and full payment must be made before the first day of Camp. We cannot guarantee that your child will have a place at Camp Alex Halloween Camp unless payment is made. Thank you.
Camp Alex is a multi-activity camp that is located on the beautiful grounds of Alexandra College in Milltown in Dublin 6 and will be run over the Easter break. The camp has excellent outdoor and indoor facilities and is the perfect environment for your child to make new friends and have lots of fun. The Easter Camps will be run by fully qualified teachers and trained assistants. Weekly activities will vary and will include sports, art/crafts, drama, music/dancing, baking and lots more. The camp is open to girls and boys aged 4 to 12 years old.
What to bring: Comfortable leisure wear and a packed lunch and drink.
Week 1: TBC
Week 2: TBC
Fee: €100 each week.
(Daily rate: €25)
Time: The Easter Camps will run from 10.00-3.00pm each day and there will be supervision provided from 8.00am – 10.00am and 3.00-5.30pm at an extra cost of €5 per hour.
Please contact the school office at 01 4704613 or email email@example.com to book your child into Camp Alex.
Our Multi-Activity Camp is designed by our fully qualified Junior School teaching staff. The activities in this camp are focused on developing new skills in a fun and engaging environment. Children will develop their creative side through arts and crafts and baking whilst activities such as drama, music and dancing will encourage confidence and social skills. The children will also avail of the fantastic sports facilities on site. The Multi-Activity Camp is led by experienced primary school teachers.
*Dates to be confirmed for summer 2018
ROCKJAM Summer Camp
DATES: JULY 31ST – AUGUST 4TH AUGUST 21ST – 25TH AGES: 7-11, 12 – 14, 15 – 17
ROCKJAM SUMMER CAMP is coming to Alexandra College this summer! ROCKJAM Camps are the most modern, jam-packed music programmes in Ireland. Students live the life of a musician, rubbing shoulders with the pros and experimenting with electric instruments. They play songs by current pop favourites; Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift or Rock Gods; Green Day, Nirvana and The Foo Fighters. Songwriting, improvising and rapping are encouraged and developed with the help of the ROCKJAM team.
ROCKCOACH – Some of Ireland’s top musicians, from bands like Kodaline, James Vincent McMorrow, NC Grey, Zaska, Mongrel State and more.
ROCKJAM – Work with your RockCoach. Learn the ropes. Work on modern songs and songwriting.
ROCKTALKS – Guest speakers share real stories about world tours, chart success, festival shows and recording albums.
ROCKLAB – Experiment with special effects and get top tips from the professionals.
LIVE PERFORMANCES – From top local bands!
MUSIC VIDEO – Your band’s song recorded on HD video by a professional film crew.
PHOTO SHOOT – Design your band’s look and create the perfect album cover
PODCAST INTERVIEWS – Learn interview techniques and record your band’s first ever interview.
To sign up just fill out the application form below and we’ll book your place. (You don’t need to pay until 1 month before the camp.) Our groups are small, 4-8 per band, so book early to avoid disappointment.