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Report on Whole School Evaluation at CCS

A whole school evaluation of management, leadership and learning (WSE-MLL) was undertaken at Carrigaline Community School in February 2011. Click on the link below to view the report on this evaluation: WSE MLL Report
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Visit to CCS of Concentration Camp Survivor

Tomi Reichental, a survivor of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany visited CCS recently. Tomi addressed a group of senior History students and students from Transition Year. The students asked questions and listened to the harrowing story of Tomi's life at Bergen-Belsen. Tomi signed copies of his book 'I was a Boy in Belsen' for students…
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French Exchange 2011 / 2012

Another successful French Exchange came to an end with the departure from CCS of our friends from Lycée Saint Martin, Rennes in January. Transition Year students from CCS visited Rennes in November 2011, accompanied this year by Ms. Brown and Mr. Murphy and a group of students from Lycée Saint Martin, accompanied by their teachers, came to CCS…
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Young Scientist Success 2012

Congratulations to Abdullah Mohammad, 5th Year, who won the Marie Keating Foundation Special Award and achieved 3rd prize in the Technology Senior Individual section of this year's BT Young Scientist Awards with his project called 'Cancer Virotherapy Simulator'. Congratulations also to Transition Year students Cormac Hickey, Niamh O'Mullane and Eoin O'Connor who achieved a Highly Commended award for their project entitled 'What puts…
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Cork Colleges Victory for CCS

Congratulations to players, Mr. Pat Looney and all involved with the Senior Hurling squad at CCS for their recent outstanding victory over Christian Brothers College in the Cork Colleges Senior B Hurling Final. The final score was 2-15 to 0-8. [Show as slideshow]
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Christmas Carols 2011

Well done to all the students and teachers from CCS who helped raise over €7000 for Saint Vincent De Paul in Carrigaline and Ballygarvan before Christmas. As well as Carol Singing by all year groups, Transition Year students fasted overnight in the Parish Hall. A special thank you as always to Mr. Kevin McCluskey who organised the…
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Artist in Residence – Launch of Mosaic Garden

Congratulations to the Transition Year Art students of 2010 / 2011, whose beautiful mosaics were installed in one of the school's gardens recently. The students were guided by Ms. Anna Walsh and Artist in Residence Ms. Eva White (Past Pupil). This special garden was launched at the recent Awards Night in CCS. [Show as slideshow]
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Awards Night 2011

Congratulations to all students who received awards at the recent Awards Night at CCS. Well done also to the many students who were nominated. Guest speaker on the night was past pupil Stephen O'Leary, Media Analyst. The Hall of Fame award was presented to Cllr. Tim Lombard, Mayor Cork County and also a past pupil of…
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Open Day 2011

Open Day 2011 took place at CCS on Thursday 29th September last and was a great success with a large number of prospective students and their families attending both the afternoon and evening sessions. Below is a taste of some of the activities on the day. [Show as slideshow]
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