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Tony Keady

Calasanctius College mourns the loss of their dear, beloved friend and colleague,

Tony Keady. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam fíor dhílis.

Our School

Calasanctius College Oranmore is a co-educational college, which caters for the needs of the local community. The students come from Oranmore and surrounding areas, including Maree, Carnmore, Claregalway, Clarenbridge, Kilcolgan and the south side of Galway City. The students come from very different backgrounds, both socially and economically, ranging from farming, self-employed, unemployed, business, and professional. The majority of students intend to carry on to third level.

The ambition of the school is to ensure that all members of the school community are given the best opportunity to achieve their potential in a happy, caring and supportive environment” The beautiful school building overlooking Galway Bay was opened in 2006 and accommodates approximately 800 students. Facilities include modern state of the art Science laboratories, material technology rooms, technical graphics rooms home economic rooms a music room, a full size sports hall and a fully equipped exercise gymnasium and modern canteen and performance area.

Latest News

CAREERS

Leaving Certificate students and their parent(s)/guardians are encouraged to make at least one appointment with the Guidance Counsellor for senior students, Ms. Walsh. Leaving cert. students definitely applying to UK colleges...

Calasanctius Parents Association Bursary programme.

Calasanctius Parents Association Bursary programme.

The following clubs have been awarded a bursary of €200 each from Calasanctius College Parents Association. Chess and Games Club.MGLD Cookery Club.Calasanctius Athletics Club.Calasanctius Swimming Club.

Calasanctius College Junior Development Cup Champions 2017

Calasanctius College Junior Development Cup Champions 2017

Calasanctius College Oranmore 19 - 16 Coláiste Baile Chláir Calasanctius College claimed the honours in the Connacht Junior Development Cup after a nail-biting final in the Sportsground on Wednesday 22nd...

Students Leaders' Congress

Students Leaders' Congress

Students Leaders Congress In UL A group of 54 students attended the Students Leaders Congress in UL on Wednesday 18th Jan. The day is a huge event organised by Cycle...

Calasanctius College Student Lining Out for Republic of Ireland Schools

Calasanctius College Student Lining Out for Republic of Ireland Schools

This coming Saturday 21.1.17 Calasanctius College student Ronan Manning will line out for the Republic of Ireland against Austrailia. Well done Ronan and the best of luck! 

Prestigious Gold John Paul Awards

Prestigious Gold John Paul Awards

Congratulations to Karl Eastwood & Maggie Gibaldo who recently received their Prestigious Gold John Paul 2 awards in NUIG chapel. Pictured here with Aine O Connell from Calasanctius College, who...

Green Flag Award

Green Flag Award

Calasanctius College received a special Green schools travel flag and certificate for being involved in a car free day last May along with 6 other schools in Galway City. We...

EQUESTRIAN SUCCESS

EQUESTRIAN SUCCESS

Novice team of Jane Field and sisters Cara and Keeva Crudden finished in 2nd place in the equestrian interschools teams event at Ballinasloe on sunday

GMIT Letterfrack Visit

GMIT Letterfrack Visit

Head of Office Dermot O Donovan visited the school on the 15.11.16 to talk about the various courses which run at GMIT Letterfrack. These course include Furniture Construction, Design &...

Ambassador School for Cycle Against Suicide

Ambassador School for Cycle Against Suicide

Calasanctius College is delighted to announce that they have been chosen as an Ambassador School for Cycle Against Suicide. This award is in recognition for its ongoing efforts in raising...