Category Archives: Extra-Curricular

VEX Robotics: National Champions!

Huge congratulations to our Transition Year VEX Robotics team who won the national tournament at CIT on February 15th, the second year in a row that CCS has taken the title! Well done also to Mr. Manning and Ms. Murray who have put so much work into this project. The winning team included Robert O’Donovan,…
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CCS in the News!

Well done to 5th Year students Eimear Hurley, Alison Adriaansen and Aisling Finnegan, who, along with TY Co-ordinator Mr. Murphy, recently appeared on VirginMedia News promoting the involvement of girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects and careers. A wide range of such subjects is available to all CCS students - click here…
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Parent Talk on Social Media

We strongly encourage all parents/guardians to attend an upcoming presentation from Dr Maureen Griffin entitled "Social Media: Challenges for Parents". The talk takes place in CCS at 6.30pm on Monday 28th Jan, and will last one hour approximately. Dr. Griffin will also speak to 1st and 2nd Year students on Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th…
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Success at BT Young Scientist!

Congratulations to 2nd Year student Ishaan Anwar, who came 3rd in his category (Technology Junior Individual) at the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition at the RDS! Well done also to Lia Geary, Yewande Mosobalaje and Jennifer O'Sullivan who also took part in this very prestigious competition, and to teachers Ms. Stafford and Mr. Corbett…
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CCS Young Scientist Participants!

Best of luck to Lia Geary, Yewande Mosobalaje, Jennifer O'Sullivan and Ishaan Anwar who represent CCS at the 2019 BT Young Scientist Exhibition in Dublin from January 9th to 13th!
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Another Very Successful Health Week!

Well done to our Health Promotion Committee on another fantastic Health Week, held from November 12th to 17th. Activities included healthy food samples, active assemblies, cookery demonstrations by our wonderful past pupil, chef Kate Lawlor, a 'Comfy Casuals' non-uniform day in aid of the Jack O'Driscoll Fund, a poster competition and of course, CCS Masterchef!!!…
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Congratulations to Kieran Byrne!

Huge congratulations to Kieran Byrne, who won gold in individual butterfly swim and silver with the Munster team relay in the Special Olympics qualifiers on June 17th. This was a brilliant performance by Kieran and everyone at CCS is very proud of him!
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Excellent Athletics Results for CCS!

Well done to our CCS athletes at Day 1 of the South Munster Schools Athletics Championships on Wednesday, May 9th, where our students took home 11 medals! There was double Gold for Irish Schools International Alannah Neff in the Senior 1500m steeplechase and 1500m, Silver for Ha Thi Lambkin and Ella Farrell Year 1 in…
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Carrig’s Most Definitely Got Talent!!!

Well done to all involved in a very successful Carrig's Got Talent which was staged recently at the Carrigaline Court Hotel.  The eleven acts were of a very high standard and included singers, dancers and musicians across a variety of genres. The first four acts introduced by MC Mr. McCarthy were all from 2nd Year - definitely…
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