Yearly Archives: 2017

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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Awards Night Postponed

The CCS Annual Awards Night scheduled to take place on Monday November 20th has been postponed due to a bereavement. A new date will be announced when finalised.
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Scholarships for CCS Students!!

Congratulations to the following recent past pupils, who have been awarded scholarships on the basis of their Leaving Certificate results:  Rebecca Allenby - JP McManus Scholarship (University of Limerick) Hollie Jackson - JP McManus Scholarship (University of Limerick) Ríonach Hurley - DCU Academic Scholarship Ciara Brown - UCC Quercus Entrance Scholarship Gargi Roy - UCC Quercus…
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CCS Launches Charity CD

The students of Carrigaline Community School have released a charity CD this November showcasing the talent of local young people. ‘Alone A Note, Together A Melody’ features an eclectic range of songs, from ‘Dancing In The Moonlight” through to ‘Danny Boy’. Two years in the making, the CD is the perfect vehicle to display the copious amount…
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Website Re-Vamp

We are currently working on a re-vamp of our website, and some features may not be fully operational. Please bear with us as we complete this work. Thank you.
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