Parents

PISA 2018 – Programme for International Student Assessment

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir has been selected to participate in PISA 2018 on Wednesday 21st March. 44 students in our school have been randomly sampled to take part. All students are assessed on reading literacy. Students will also get questions on mathematics and science. Parents, School Principals and Teachers of Junior Cycle English are also asked…

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Full Year Scholarship to the Aran Islands – Scoláireacht

Would your son or daughter like to spend a full year on the Aran Islands? This is a great opportunity to develop their Irish language skills. This scholarship is worth €6,000.  If interested apply here : http://tiny.cc/Arainn2018   Funding is through the Dept of Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht The scholarships are open to all year groups, it…

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Irish College Scholarship Application Form 2017/2018

Please click here for Irish College Scholarship application form. Completed forms can be handed in to any Irish teacher before the deadline of Friday January 19th 2018. The people who are awarded the scholarship will be announced a short time later.  

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Survey – National Antibullying Research and Resource Centre

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir senior students 4th, 5th and 6th years are invited to take part in a survey about online behaviours that our adolescents are engaging in. Message from Dr Mairéad Foody – Researcher What is this survey about?  We are concerned with the how and why our young people send text messages, pictures or…

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Funding for our new Library

Our Parents Association presented a cheque for €14,000 to our student representatives today. The donation will fund the establishment of The Mary Boyle Library. This is such a worthwhile project and our students will benefit from this for years to come. Míle buíochas. Pictured (L to R) Diarmuid Mullins, Ms M Curran, Ms M Costello,…

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PDST Poetry Awards 3rd in Ireland – Mark Roe

Congratulations to Mark Roe and his teacher Ms B Butler on achieving 3rd place in the Junior category of the PDST Awards. There were a total of 423 entries for the Junior category in which Mark achieved 3rd place – he also got an opportunity to recite his poem entitled: Racing Life through dirus Trenches…

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