Gaisce 2016 walk
Traditionally, 5th year students in St. John Bosco Community College participate in the Gaisce challenge.
The Gaisce 2016 walk took place in East Clare last week from Tulla to Feakle.
So well done to all the Participants and many thanks to their Teachers, Mrs Ryan and Ms Moroney for having organised that walk and provided the logistic as well !
CAO - Points Calculator
This is the 2016 Points Calculator issued recently by the CAO.
Click on picture below for full details.
You can access also directly on the Career Portal for further details or if you wish to download the CAOCalc Points Calculator and Course Search App : http://www.careersportal.ie/courses/pointscalculator.php
ECO-UNESCO Young Enviromentalist Awards ceremony
The Christmas Can Can group from 2nd year in St. John Bosco C.C. Kildysart won the ECO-Alu Art and Sustainability in Design Award at the resent ECO-UNESCO Young Enviromentalist Awards ceremony held in the Manison House in Dublin The ceremony was opened by Criona Ni Dhalaighand the Lord mayor of Dublin and Catherine Martin the Deputy leader of the Green Party. The Special Guest was Ms Meloddy Boateng Fom UNESCO headquarters in Paris.
The students wanted to reduce the amount of waste in the school and up cycle any recyclables in a creative way. They identified Aluminium Cans as a great raw material to use in making Christmas Stars to handg on the School tree. They also approached the local tidy towns to hang their stars on the local Christmas tree. They spent about 30 hours makng there decoration and sold them at the school Christmas craft fair. They reduced the amount of can waste to almost zero in October , November and December. They submitted their project and were successful in getting through to the ECO-DENs in March were they were interviewed By a panel of four Judges. This lead them to the final in Dublin. Great credit is due to each student who put a lot of work in Collecting , Cutting washing Lacing Selling and Hanging the Stars. The Team are Jasmine McGrath, Linda Murrihy ,Roisin Donnellan, Lilly Keane, Rachel Conway, Rachel Murphy, Katie Donnellan, Hannah Mikhael and Shona McNamara. Well Done girls.
Leaving Cert. Graduation
Field Work 2016
Football County Final
Congratulations to the junior girls who took on St. Caimins from Shannon in the county final on Friday 22nd April and were victorious on a scoreline of 7-20 to 6-7. This was an exciting match played in Eire Óg.
St. John Bosco, led by County U16 player Emma McMahon, turned around a 2 point deficit at half time [4-4 to 4-6] to be the deserved winners in the end.
Ashley O’ Brien, Tara Kelly, Emma McMahon, Lauren Shannon, Chloe Sheehan, Amy Murphy, Sarah Mc Cann, Alanna Killoughery, Róisín Donnellan, Bianca Tully, Rachel Conway, Susan Casey, Megan Clancy, Willow Swire, Sinéad Mc Cann, Jasmine Mc Grath, Sinéad Kelly, Ailish Kenny, Katie Donnellan, Emma Byrne, Megan Sheehan, Kyla Foley, Sarah Casey, Lauren Hill, Eimear Stephens,
National Spring Clean
2nd years in association with An Taisce, Green schools and Kildysart Tidy Towns recently took part in National Spring Clean in the areas surrounding the school. This was also part of 2nd year (Rang Oisín) CSPE action project. Thanks to everyone for taking part.
Proclamation Day Celebration
First years Laoise Keane & Kieran Lorrigan raising the Tricolour as part of the School's 1916 Commemoration events.
Two students from first year take responsibility for raising the flag each morning over the coming months
Junior Certificate Business Studies Awards Ceremony
The BSTAI Junior Certificate Business Studies Awards Ceremony took place Wednesday, 9th March in the University Concert Hall.
Congratulations to Ciara Kenny, Michael Donnellan and Adrian Meaney who received an award from the Kemmy Business School UL in conjunction with the Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland. This is the 4th annual business award ceremony. Students from Clare, Limerick and Tipperary received an award for achieving a grade A in Business Studies in the Junior Certificate 2015.
- Féile na hInse winners
- FETAC/QQI Level 5 Awards in Business and Care Support
- Safer Internet Day 2016
- Visit of Olympic athlete Jessie Barr
- BT Young Scientist 2016 Results
- Port Elizabeth, South Africa
- Ciara Kenny at IrEUSO 2015
- Newsletter - Calendar 2015-2016
- 2015 Junior Certificate Results
- Scifest 2015