The Big JPA Table Quiz is back!

We are delighted that the Table Quiz for the Leo Clancy Cup is back on Friday May 27th & you can book your table / ticket here….

All proceeds are going to a very worthwhile charity, the Irish Red Cross Ukrainian Appeal, in particular to aid their efforts assisting the vulnerable and displaced, due to the ongoing invasion of Ukraine.

We are really looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible at the table quiz.

Bring your collective brains and sense of fun!!

For those who may not be able to attend but who are interested in the Red Cross appeal: links below

Johnstown Fittest Family

We are delighted to launch the Johnstown Fittest Family. Over the course of the next four / five weeks we are asking you to get out and jog + log your miles (whether it be walking or running). Then come join us on April 30th at Shanganagh Park ( and run / walk your 5 km with us.

Here how it works;

  1. Here is a training plan that we hope works for you
  2. Come join us on Strava. We have created a club page on You will need to register on Strava and then come join the club. This can be used on your phone and record your sessions via your phone
  3. Using our social media pages, log you miles on Twitter and on Facebook and simply use the hashtag #jpafamily
  4. On April 30th, we will gather and run the / walk the 5k and celebrate together. The first member of the Johnstown Family home will be awarded the title of ‘Johnstown Fittest Family’

Please note: – In the next few days, we will be uploading a 5km Training Plan for you. Come join the fun

Johnstown Lucky Lotto!

Want to help raise funds for our schools?

Fancy being in with a chance to win weekly and monthly prizes?

Then join the Johnstown Lucky Lotto to help fund iPads for pupils in the schools!

You can enter into the draw now by clicking on the Johnstown Lucky Lotto portal here

You can buy 1 line for €2 or 3 lines for €5, either recurring or once off. Current jackpot €500

You can even invite family and friends to play part too by a link on the lotto page

For more background information on the lotto and how it is run to raise funds for our schools (and give you a chance at the jackpot!) click here

2021/2022 Uniform Swap !

A limited selection of preloved jumpers, trousers, skirts, tracksuits etc, for both the boys & girls schools, will be available to take on the morning of WEDNESDAY 5 Jan from 1000 – 1030 ONLY.

JPA volunteers will be located at the top yard to help you make your pick. All items are FREE and available on a first come first serve basis. You can view the items available on the pdf document below.

With COVID case figures currently high we would ask everyone attending to mask up as usual and be mindful of distancing.

Thanks to everyone who donated the items for the Uniform Swap!