Yearly Archives: 2013

Health week 2013

You can now view the 2013 Health week schedule here Health Week schedule 2013 Also here are the participants and winners of the 2nd year Step it out Challenge done as part of health week 2013. Step it out challenge participants Step it out Challenge Winners    
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Camp Craft and Making the Most of the Outdoors for P.E.

Transition year and senior cycle P.E. classes enjoying the fantastic sunny September weather with some team bonding games and group challenges on the pitch. Later on in the term we headed indoors (ironically) to test our campcraft and survival skills.   [Show as slideshow]
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Health Week 2013 at CCS

Another packed schedule of events took place during Health Week 2013 at CCS from 11th -15th November. The theme for this year was physical fitness and activities organised included zumba and circuits classes, Sportswear Day to raise funds for charity, healthy eating challenges and a staff versus students challenge, to name a few. Talks on…
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Elma Walsh Talks to Senior Students at CCS

As part of Health Week at CCS senior students had the privilege of attending a talk by speaker Elma Walsh from the Donal Walsh LiveLife foundation on Friday 15th November. Mrs. Walsh spoke openly and honestly about Donal's battle with cancer since the age of 12 and about his zest for life along with his…
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4th Years Receive Internet Safety Training at Trend Micro

A group of 4th year students recently attended training at Trend Micro, an Internet Security company in Cork, to allow them to deliver an Internet Safety programme to 1st Year students in the school. The 4th year students attended the Trend Micro site and received both training and materials to support their delivery of the…
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Open Day 2013

Prospective students and parents / guardians were once again given a taste of the vast array of subjects and activities available in our school. Guided tours of the facilities were provided and presentations included those on Art, Music, Langauges, Computing, Physical Education among others. [Show as slideshow]
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World Record Achievement for Irish Department

Dé Céadaoin, an dara lá de Dheireadh Fómhair, bhí ócáid an-speisialta ar siúl i bPobalscoil Charraig Uí Leighin. Ghlac grúpa mór dalta páirt i ‘Comhrá 24/7’, cur-iarracht domhanda don chomhrá leanúnach is faide as Gaeilge. Bhí seachtain chomhrá ar siúl ar fud an domhain agus rinne na daltaí uair a’ chloig mar chuid den chur-iarracht.…
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Comhrá 24/7

Pobalscoil Charraig Uí Leighin le Gaeilge  2013 is 'Bliain na Gaeilge' and as part of the year-long celebrations 'Comhrá 24/7' is taking place all around the world. 'Comhrá 24/7' is a world record attempt for the longest continuous conversation in Irish. CCS students will participate in an hour-long session of chat and conversation in Irish…
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Fun Fun Fun at First Year Sports Day

A great day was had by all at the First Year Sports Day organised by Ms. O'Donovan and the P.E. teachers at CCS on Thursday 30th May last. Students took part in lots of fun and challenging activities including tug of wars, 3-legged races, sack races and wheelbarrow races to name but a few. Well…
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