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Information Seminar for 5th Years

On Thursday March 23rd, our 5th Year students will attend presentations from the Arts, Social Science and Celtic Studies department in UCC, Cork Institute of Technology, Cork College of Commerce and St. John’s Central College.

They will also attend an information session on Cork Youth Health Services with Liam Doocey.

All presentations will take place in the school, organised by our Guidance Department.

Launch of New School Bank

Our school bank, ‘Saving Central’ will be launched by Cork hurler Conor Lehane in the cafeteria at lunchtime tomorrow. If you would like to open a bank account, or lodge money to an existing AIB account, please do so tomorrow.

We’ll have special treats for anyone who opens an account with us or lodges money .

Find out more here:

Annual Awards Night

Annual Awards Night

Carrigaline Community School Awards Night takes place on Monday, January 16th at the Carrigaline Court Hotel. Past-pupil Niamh McCarthy, Paralympic and European Championship silver medallist, will be presented with the Hall of Fame Award, while 11-time All-Ireland Ladies Football winner and teacher at the school, Bríd Stack, will be our guest speaker.

The ceremony commences at 7.30pm, and all recipients are requested to be in attendance for 7pm. Tea and coffee will be served before the ceremony.

CCS Students Raise €6700 for St. Vincent de Paul

Well done to our TY students and their teachers, who have raised €6,700 in their St. Vincent de Paul Christmas fundraising appeal, which included a Christmas jumper day, Christmas markets, carol singing and a 24-hour fast.

Pics: Howard Crowdy



CCS Students Reach All-Ireland Senior Science Quiz Final

Well done to the following 6th Year students who came 5th overall in the ISTA Senior Science Quiz Regional Finals in UCC on November 17th, and who have qualified for the All-Ireland Final in Trinity College, Dublin on November 26th:

Ciara Browne

Gargi Roy

Rachel Lynch

Eoin Keohane

Keira O’Leary

Caoimhe Coghlan

Best of luck in the Final!

Annual Mass of Remembrance

The annual Carrigaline Community School Mass of Remembrance takes place on Wednesday November 15th at 12.30pm in the Library. Classes end at 12.30pm.

Player of the Year & All-Star Award for Ms. Stack

Congratulations to our staff member Ms. Bríd Stack, who won her 7th TG4 Ladies Football All-Star Award on November 12th, and was also named Players’ Player of the Year for 2016.


Niamh wins silver in Rio!

imagesCongratulations to Niamh, a past pupil of Carrigaline Community School on her fantastic success in the F41 discus. Well done Niamh on winning your silver medal!


School Logo6th year Parent-Teacher meeting will take place on Thursday October from 1.15pm to 4.00pm.

Athletics News

The 2016 Glohealth South Munster Schools Athletics Track and Field Championships in C.I.T. on Thursday 12th May.
Carrigaline Athletics Results: 
There were 56 Student competitors and 11 Relay teams

We won 29 medals in total, The girls won 13 medal, and the boys won 16 medals.

This was our 2nd most successful year, the first was in 2014 when we achieved 34 medals in totals.