Student News

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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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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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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Cispheil 2017

Our U16 Girls got 2017 basketball @CBC off to a great start on Saturday in the All Ireland playoffs. The girls defeated Loreto Navan on a final score line of 38-22. The girls also defeated St Patricks Dungannon earlier on Saturday on a score line of 47 -36. Míle buíochas Ms McGovern and Mr Broderick…
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Ag caint le Uachtarán na hÉireann

Tús maith….. Bhí deis ag na buachaillí Michael Moroney, Finn Regan agus Emmet O’Shea buaileadh le Uachtarán na hÉireann inniú. Mhol an tUachtarán Michael D Ó hUiginn an sárobair atá déanta acu.
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BT Young Scientist – Go neirí libh

  A GROUP of 16 students have arrived in the RDS flying the flag for Coláiste Bhaile Chláir. The six groups of first, second and third year students have devised a selection of technological and lifestyle projects they are hoping to impress with. Home is where the smart is – use your sensors! Second year…
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New Entrance

Happy New Year from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir. As of Monday, the old entrance will be closed and there will be no access to the school from the corporate park for cars or pedestrians. Everyone should enter from the Lakeview Rd entrance. Please note: Follow the flow of traffic and only use roundabouts to turn, do…
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Christmas Concert & Fundraiser for Galway Hospice

Well done to all our students who took part in our concert, there was a great range of talents on show. Míle Buíochas to our 5th year music students and Mr Callan who organised this event. Through to the Siansa All Ireland #maithsibh and Tiernan Fahy great finale #nollaigshona pic.twitter.com/SIpLCfq1Pu All monies raised from our…
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Pilot Scheme with the Road Safety Authority

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir are taking part in a Pilot Initiative to encourage students to wear high visibility vests to and from school. Galway County Council and The Road Safety Authority representatives launched this initiative in Coláiste Bhaile Chláir on the 20th December. We were joined by Garda Superintendent Mr Noel Kelly Western Regional Traffic Superintendent,…
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First Year Race

Well done to Owen Coll and Adrianna Kazimierczak winners of the 1st year race. All first years took part in our annual first year race aimed at promoting physical activity and to help us identify any hidden athletes. As usual it was a very competitive race with some students completing the 1km race in excellent…
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Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland

  Congratulations to all students and staff who raised €4520 by taking part in a 24hour fast. A cheque was presented to YSPI on Monday 19th December. The fast was organised by 5th year student Niamh McCullagh. Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland works exclusively with young people ages 12 -22 to raise awareness of youth suicide.…
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Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland 24-Hour Fast

This Friday, 2nd December, over 200 students and staff, will be taking part in a 24 hour Fast in conjunction with Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland, to raise funds for this fantastic organisation who do amazing work in trying to prevent youth suicide in Ireland. All funds raised go directly to YSPI. If you would like…
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