Coláiste Cholmcille, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal

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‘Friends Of The Elderly’

Posted on 11 Oct 2011
‘Friends Of The Elderly’ is an Irish charity with which our TY students are involved. The project is organised by Ms. Kilfeather. It involves TY students visiting elderly people each week. It was set up to bring friendship to the elderly who live alone and isolated, providing time for the young and old to enjoy each other’s company. We want to draw attention to the unique and fascinating stories and experiences the elderly have to share. It also involves students in their commu

Hairspray Rehearsals

Posted on 11 Oct 2011
Wednesday 12th:     1.30-2.10 Councilettes – Niamh -Mercy Hall 2.10-2.45 Soloists-Niamh-Long Room 4.00-6.00-Councilettes-Julianne-Room 28   Thursday 13th: 7.30-10.00- FULL CAST (Everyone except Junior Dance Troupe)   Friday 14th: Lunch-Junior Dance Troupe-Julianne-Long Room 1.30-2.10-All TY- Niamh- Long Room 2.10-3.20- Ensemble- Niamh- Long Room 3.20-4.00-Soloists-Niamh- Long Room

LCA Work Experience

Posted on 11 Oct 2011
The LCA students will be undertaking work experience for two weeks from the 17th to the 31st of October. Work experience is part of their LCA course. They will be working in a variety of businesses in the local school area. Afterwards they will be writing up an evaluation of their placement.


Posted on 11 Oct 2011
It’s that time of year again, the nights are drawing in, and here at Coláiste Cholmcille we’re making full use of the long evenings, rehearsing hard for our production of the all-time favourite, hit-musical Hairspray. Plans for the stage have been drawn up and teams of TY students have been assigned the tasks of constructing the stage, sewing costumes, painting the background, designing the set and typing programmes. Meanwhile…rehearsals are well under-way for cast members, sin

Carnival Workshop in Mercy Hall

Posted on 07 Oct 2011
Here are some photos of TY students in the Carnival Workshops today in the Mercy Hall.

Carnival Workshop

Posted on 05 Oct 2011
There will be a Carnival Workshop for TY students on Thursday…

TY Singing Rehearsals Today

Posted on 03 Oct 2011
…Singers in Mercy Hall at 1.30

John Paul II Awards

Posted on 27 Sep 2011
TY students will attend a talk from a representative of the JPII Awards on Thursday.

Mid-Term Break

Posted on 25 Sep 2011


Posted on 25 Sep 2011
Senior Students

Blurb Meeting on Friday

Posted on 30 Nov -0001
Blurb, the CCBS Senior Students’ Book Club, returns on Friday. The group will discuss ‘The Road’ by Cormac Mc Carthy. All TY, Fifth and Sixth Year students are welcome to attend, whether they read the book or not! The group will also decide on the next book to read over the Christmas period. Seasonal refreshments will be served.

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