Parents News

Mar Eolas- Dates for School Year 2017 – 2018

Our Calendar is up to date: see School Calendar, Parents Menu. Dates to remember : 29th August – 1st year induction 30th August – 1st years only 31st August – 3rd and 6th years return 1st September – 2nd, 4th and 5th years return
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5th year Booklist 2017

Click here for link to booklist
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Best of Luck to Our Junior Cycle Students and Welcome to our New Deputy Principal

The staff, BOM, Parents Association and all of the other students of Coláiste Bhaile Chláir would like to wish our Third Year students all of the best in their exams this week and next. We have no doubt that all of the hard work you have put in over the past three years will pay…
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Maria’s Mural

Call into the new Art room to see second year Art student Maria Cullinane’s amazing talent. We are so proud of her work and are delighted she took the opportunity to share her creativity with us all.
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Incoming First Year Parents’ Information Evening

Please find below links to the presentation used during the parents information evening for incoming first years, held Wednesday 31st May 2017. Presentation to parents Information from St Jarlath’s Credit Union regarding financing options Link to order tablet Note the final ordering date for tablets is 14th July 2017
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Coláiste Bhaile Chláir – Ceithre bliana ag fás

CBC launch Contemporary Ceramics Sculpture ‘Saoirse’ CBC are delighted to present their new contemporary ceramics sculpture ‘Saoirse’ in conjunction with the Creative Engagement Programme 2017. The 5th year Art students, under the guidance of Ms French, had the pleasure of working with Ceramic Artist Maeve Gallagher whose dedication, experience and motivation gave students the opportunity…
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Young Economist of the Year – YEOTY

A fantastic and enjoyable day was had by seven business studies students as they received their YEOTY (Young Economist of the Year) awards in the Galway Bay Hotel today. Silver medallists were Ella Rose Mc Intyre, Katelyn Mc Mahon and Rosin Cellarius for their project on insurance fraud Bronze medallists were Cian Hosty for his project on the…
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Eureka Press Release Ireland

Eureka Press Release Ireland Tá dhá scoil de chuid an GRETB, Coláiste na Coiribe agus Coláiste Bhaile Chláir ag glacadh páirt í dtogra nua idirnáisiúnta le trí thír eorapach eile, an Ríocht Aontaite, Poblacht na Seice agus an Ghréig. Beidh an togra Eureka, atá maonaithe ag Erasmus ag díriú ar foghlaimeoirí tréitheacha le sárbhuachanna i…
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Autism Week @Coláiste Bhaile Chláir

As part of Autism Week in Coláiste Bhaile Chláir, we invited Adam Harris, who featured in the RTE documentary “Autism and Me” to talk to our students about having autism. Adam is a 20 year old young man who was diagnosed with autism when he was 5 years old. Adam designed and produced the website “AsIam.ie”  to create awareness, support,…
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Meditation

Meditation for students and staff every Monday, Wednesday and Friday @8:30am in the Meditation Room Fáilte roimh gach duine.
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How to deal with SimSimi – advice from a student

http://harrymccann.com/blog/2017/03/27/how-to-deal-with-simsimi/   Explained: What is SimSimi?
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Comhghairdeas Cregmore

Comhghairdeas to the students from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir who are members of the Cregmore Claregalway Girls U 15 soccer team that won the Irish Cup last Sunday. Shauna Brennan was awarded player of the match. Well done to all players, parents and management.  What a huge achievement, maith sibh.
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ALL SHOOK UP! Musical Pre-Sale now open

Musical Tickets Now Available To order your tickets for our TY production of All Shook Up featuring the music of Elvis Presley, please contact the school at 091 799001. Order lines are open Mon-Fri 9am-4pm Tickets are limited – don’t miss out!! Wednesday 29th March Thurs 30th March Fri 31st March Sat 1st April Show…
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Parents Subject Options Evening

For Parents Only Wednesday 15th March 6pm for 1st Year Parents/Guardians of pupils going into 2nd Year @45mins Wednesday 15th March for 3rd Year & TY Parents 7:30pm Subject Choice followed by TY & LCA information at 8:15 for next year
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Parents ICT Evening

CBC would like to invite all parents to an information evening on OneNote and how students at our school are using technology. Please complete the form using the link below to express interest in attending. Please note that the dates listed in this form are subject to change based on interest. We will confirm dates at…
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Coláiste Bhaile Chláir TY Community Service Week

  Coláiste Bhaile Chláir TY Community Service Week Written By: Órlaith Roe As part of Coláiste Bhaile Chláir TY curriculum, a week of community service took place during the week of February 6th-10th. This is a week where students can get involved in their local communities, giving back and helping local charities and organisations These ranged from…
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CBC Creative Engagement Programme

CBC Creative Engagement Programme with Ceramics Artist Maeve Gallagher. Creativity and excitement has filled the Art room over the last few months as the 5th year CBC Art students develop new skills and techniques with local Ceramics artist Maeve Gallagher, through the Creative Engagement Programme. The students have been adventurous and determined to overcome the challenges they…
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Ladies Gaelic Football

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir defeated Calasanctius College in the Junior C  Connacht final. The girls now advance to the LIDL All- Ireland semi-final and will play St Flannan’s College (Ennis) on the 14th of March (venue TBC).
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Schools Cross Country Athletics

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir have been hugely successful in Cross Country Athletics Event so far this year. On the 26th January, the school had 48 students running at the South Connacht event in South Park Claddagh, Galway. The school was represented at all levels, with teams entered in the Minor Girls and Minor Boys, Junior Girls…
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Mol an Óige – Worth sharing

With two Art rooms now open in Coláiste Bhaile Chláir we are spoilt for choice with creativity. One student worth a mention is second year Maria Cullinane. She is showing great talent and we are looking forward to her talent and creativity developing over the coming years. Below are examples of her work and she…
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