Monthly Archives: December 2017

SciFest Winners and Runners-Up

Well done to our Transition Year students who participated in last week's SciFest. The standard of projects was very high, and our judges had a difficult decision!!  Here's the full list of winners and runners-up: Overall Winners: Evan Healy and Dara Kelly (Comparing the capacity of rechargeable batteries with non-rechargeable batteries) Overall Runners-up: Chloe Murphy,…
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CCS to Offer Two Additional Leaving Certificate Subjects

CCS is delighted to announce that we have been selected as a pilot school for the new Leaving Certificate subject, Computer Science, commencing in September 2018. We have also been accepted as a Phase 2 school for Politics and Society, which was piloted during the 2016/2017 cycle and will be offered here at CCS from…
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Great Lego Build-off Winners 2017

Congratulations and well done to all participants in our recent Great Lego Build-off, and particularly to our category winners! We were delighted to have our local TD, Michael McGrath, in to judge the competition, along with fellow adjudicators, Vincent O'Donovan of The Carrigdhoun and our own Ms. Stackpoole. The judges had a difficult job, but…
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CCS Continues to Send High Numbers to 3rd Level

Carrigaline Community School has continued our trend of sending high numbers of students to third level colleges based on the 2017 figures published in the Irish Examiner on December 5th. In terms of the local colleges, CCS is sixth on the list of feeder schools for UCC, and fourth when it comes to the number…
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