Coláiste Cholmcille, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal

Telephone: 0719858288

CCBS News

Back to School Dates

Posted on 16 Aug 2016
Please note, the school day begins at 8.50am.  Friday 26th August – Staff Only  Monday 29th August – First Day for First Years Tuesday 30th August – Third Years, Sixth Years and LCA 2 Wednesday 31st August – Fifth Years and LCA 1 Thursday 1st September – Second Years Monday 5th September – TY and LC Repeat Students School Fees Payment Date – Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th August, 9 am – 4 pm

Leaving Cert Results

Posted on 15 Aug 2016
This year’s Leaving Cert results will be available on Wedesday August 17th. Students can collect their results from the school office at 10am, and they can also access them online from midday on www.examinations.ie. Students should consider their options carefully, after discussion with parents/guardians and career advisors. All students have the option to view individual exam scripts for free before deciding to make an appeal by returning the appropriate form to the school. An appeal costs €40 per exam. The Irish Times will provide an online help desk to answer your queries: Irish Times Leaving Cert Helpdesk

Important Announcement: Changes to School Timetable

Posted on 30 Jun 2016
Dear Parents/Guardians, As you are aware, the existing school day in Coláiste Cholmcille includes five periods which are 35 minutes long, with the remainder of periods being 40 minutes long. In order to comply with Department of Education directives (Circular 0024/2016) the school will move to 40 minute periods only from the beginning of the next academic year. This involves reducing the number of periods in the week from 45 to 42. Please note, there will be no loss of tuition time in this change. However, the change necessitates adjustments to our opening, closing and lunch times. The new arrangements are as follows:… Read More

School Calendar now online

Posted on 27 Jun 2016
The school calendar for 2016-17 is now online on our Calendar page, or you can download it here: Coláiste Cholmcille Calendar 2016-17

School Video

  • Watch this short video to get an introduction to life at Coláiste Cholmcille.