First Year Trip to ZipIt!

Our first year students travelled to ZipIt in Farran Woods recently for a group trip as part of their induction! They had an excellent day and it was a great opportunity to get to know one another further. It’s clear that we have an extremely friendly and...

Surfing

Our Transition Year students commenced their surfing module as part of their TY PE Curriculum recently. With good waves and beautiful weather, conditions were perfect for an enjoyable experience for all. This module is proving to be extremely popular with our...

First Years 2019-20

We wish Rang Éabha every success as they start their journey in Gaelcholaiste Charraig Uí Leighin. We look forward to helping this group of students grow and develop during their time with us. Best wishes to you...

Mitchelstown Caves!

First Year and Transition Year students had the opportunity to see Mitchelstown Caves this year as part of a Geography field trip. They were given an excellent tour of the caves, bringing the subject to life and once informed that the caves often host concerts –...

Engineering Week!

Engineering Week was held in March this year, promoting a key practical subject, engineering, along with STEAM. There was a full timetable highlights including short film screenings, paper airplane building (and throwing!) competitions along with race car building....

English Trips!

The English Department is going from strength to strength this year. As well as continually developing the library as a reading space, there have been a number of trips and changes of scenery to bring the written word alive. First of all, the first and fourth years of...

Get Going Get Rowing!

The Transition Year students achieved a coaching certificate with Rowing Ireland this year by participating in the Get Going Get Rowing scheme. After an excellent workshop through Rowing Ireland and Cork Sports Partnership, they coached in PE classes. These coaching...

The Girls’ Hockey Team!

The girls’ hockey team attended their first blitz before the Christmas holidays and won the over all competition! They had wins over Christ King and two teams from Scoil Mhuire as well as a draw with Bandon. The new girls playing for the first time showed great...

U16 County Champions!

The 6th of December was a historic of December was an historic day in the school’s history – our first County Championship won convincingly! The U16 Hurlers won the ‘D’ County Championship following victories over Coláiste Pobal Bheanntraí and...