Category Archives: CCS News

Sponsored Walk Raises €3660

Our 2nd Years raised a fantastic €3660 through their Sponsored Walk on April 6th. The bulk of the money raised will go to The Rainbow Club, which supplies local support to children with autism and their families, with a donation also being made to the Hogwarts Club in Carrigaline. Well done to all involved!
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Whole-School Evaluation at CCS

From Monday April 3rd to Wednesday April 5th, Carrigaline Community School will welcome Department of Education inspectors Miriam Horgan, Kevin O'Donovan and Lynda O'Toole, who will carry out a Whole-School Evaluation (Management, Leadership & Learning). Miriam and Kevin visited the school on Thursday, March 30th, for a pre-evaluation day, where they surveyed 2nd and 5th…
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SUSI Grant Applications Open April 3rd

SUSI, the 3rd level grant application system, opens for 2017/2018 applicants on Monday April 3rd. Full details are available on the SUSI website, https://susi.ie/home, and our Guidance Counsellors, Ms. O'Riordan and Ms. Murphy, will be available to provide further advice if necessary.  
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Autism Awareness at CCS

On Wednesday, April 5th,  CCS celebrates Autism Awareness Day with activities including our sponsored walk in aid of the Rainbow Club, a cake sale, the distribution of Autism Awareness bookmarks and a poster competition. Poster competition winners are as follows: 1st Year –1st: Róisín Allen –2nd: Eoin Doyle –3rd: Sarah Creagh 2nd Year –1st: Olga…
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TY Students Search Google!

40 Transition Year students visited Google Headquarters in Dublin on March 31st, accompanied by their teachers, Ms. McHugh, Ms. Buckley and Mr. Corbett. They experienced for themselves what it was like to work in this unique environment, sampling the music room, playground and Google visualisers (the underwater turtle was a big hit!), among others. Our…
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Notice for Parents of 2nd & 5th Years

A Whole School Evaluation (Management, Leadership & Learning) is currently underway at Carrigaline Community School. As part of this evaluation, Department of Education and Skills inspectors distributed student and parent questionnaires to 2nd and 5th Year students on Thursday, March 30th. Parents are requested to complete the questionnaires, which can be returned to Year Heads…
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LC & JC Orals & Practicals

Please see below details of Junior and Leaving Certificate oral and practical exams, which run from Monday March 27th to Friday April 7th.  Further information such as exact times, dates and locations will be provided to students by their teachers.  Irish Orals Monday 27th to Friday 31st March   French Orals Monday 3rd to Friday…
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Mental Health Awareness Initiative for Parents/Guardians

Mental Health Awareness Initiative for Parents/Guardians and other adults interested or concerned about young people’s mental health This presentation is aimed at parents/caregivers of young people in post primary school. If you are a parent/caregiver of young people you are welcome to attend. As a result of this presentation, participants will: Gain a better understanding…
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Notice for Parents/Guardians: Re-Registration

Parents and guardians are advised that re-registration for 2017/2018 is now underway. Over the next two to three weeks, students in Years 1 to 5 will receive a form which should be completed and returned to the relevant Year Head.  The closing date for 5th Year re-registration was Friday, March 24th. 4th Year students have also…
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2nd Years Defeated in Basketball Final

Hard luck to our 2nd Year girls' basketball team who lost out to Regina Mundi on a scoreline of 34-29, having led for most of the game. Well done to all involved - to get so far was a great achievement. Congratulations to Regina Mundi.
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