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CCS Annual Awards Night

The Carrigaline Community School Annual Awards Night takes place on Monday January 22nd at the Carrigaline Court Hotel. Among the awards to be presented will be Junior and Senior Student of the Year, various student achievement awards, attendance awards, awards for outstanding contribution to sport, visual arts, literacy and science, along with the annual Hall…
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Parent Information Nights – Junior & Senior Cycle

If you are a parent/guardian of a student or students commencing either 2nd, 4th or 5th Year in September 2018, please note the following dates: Junior Cycle Options Information Night: Monday January 29th Time: 7pm Location: CCS school library Information on subject choice etc. for parents of 1st Year students going into 2nd Year. ******************************…
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Early Closure on January 26th

Please note that CCS will close at 1.15pm on Friday January 26th to facilitate staff training in relation to new child protection procedures, as required by the Department of Education and Skills.
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Supervised Study Resumes on January 15th

After school study resumes on Monday the 15th of January at 4.10 pm . Forms will be available at study on the 15th or in advance from Year Heads. Students are permitted to come to study without a form on the 15th. New students to study are very welcome from year groups 6, 5, 3 and…
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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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Penny Dinners, St. Vincent’s Hostel and  Mna Feasa Collection

Items listed below will be collected on Thursday November 30th by Class 4.4 at assembly times in year group social areas, and then boxed and delivered to Penny Dinners, St. Vincent's Hostel and  Mna Feasa in time for Christmas. Students are asked to bring in one item from the list below. The items requested this…
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Parents’ Association AGM

The Annual General Meeting of CCS Parents' Association takes place on Monday 27th November at 7.30pm in the school. All parents of children in CCS are very welcome to attend - we look forward to seeing you there.
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