Yearly Archives: 2015

Health Week 2015

Health week 2015 took place from November 9th - 14th and was a great success. Many great activities took place over the week, here are a few photos from the week: Student council members involved in this years Health Week. [Show as slideshow] Health week activities such as zumba, staff v students soccer, table tennis…
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Read all about it, CCS Literacy week 2015

Our inaugural CCS Literacy Week entitled "Read All About It" was a huge success and lots of fun!!! Highlights included a visit from the founders of "Pundit Arena" (Sports Journalism Website), Handwriting classes, Library Visits and a very special Dress Up Day where staff and students dressed as their favourite literary characters. Classroom doors were…
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Junior Camogie Team

This years Junior Camogie team that will play in the Munster Schools competition over the coming weeks. [Show as slideshow]
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Senior Camogie win in Munster

Well done to the Senior Girls Camogie team who had a great win against Presentation, Waterford, with a scoreline of CCS 3.15. Pres. Waterford 1.4 CCS now go on to play Cashel Community School in the next round. [Show as slideshow]    
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‘Math-a-magic show’ visit to Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork

As part of this years Maths week on Wednesday October 14th some 1st, 2nd and third year students from CCS attended a Maths week event  entitled 'Math-a-magic show' with Fernando Blasco, a visiting Maths Professor from Madrid, Spain. The students had great fun learning some magic tricks with calendars, cards, ropes and bar codes based…
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4th Year fundraiser for the Mercy Hospital Foundation

On Friday 16th Oct our 4th years were busy raising funds for the Mercy Hospital Foundation. One group helped with a street collection while another group organised a Jeans for Genes Day in the school. Red FM called in to give the efforts a boost and the Jeans Day raised just over €1,585 for bowel cancer…
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5th Year Day of Reflection

On Thurs 17th September all 5th year students attended a Day of Reflection in 3 different retreat centres around Cork: Nano Nagle Centre in Mallow,  Scala in Blackrock & Ennismore, St. Lukes Cross. During this day students participated in various activities including group work,  discussions,  meditation & Tai chi. The purpose of the day was…
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