Christmas Message:

Wishing all of our students, staff, and parents a very happy and peaceful Christmas

and every good wish for 2015

From all at Calasanctius College

*Please note: School closes on Friday 19th December at 12.30pm

and reopens on Monday 5th January 2015



Newsletter for November:

Check out all our latest news in the November issue of our

school newsletter here



Calendar 2014/2015

A calendar of all school events and holidays for the coming academic year

is available here in the calendar section





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

  • Students Compete With Ireland U-15 Soccer Team
    Aaron Connolly (3rd year) and Ronan Manning (2nd year) recently lined out for the Republic of Ireland's youngest international side, the U-15s, on their trip to Poland for two friendly...
  • 1st Year B Mairead Meehan Competition Success
    The girls participated in the annual Mairead Meehan 7 aside competition held in Kilimordaly on Thursday 23rd October and hosted by Presentation Athenry. They beat St Brigids Loughrea and Mercy...
  • Win for Senior Ladies Gaelic Football Team
    The Calasanctius College senior ladies gaelic football team beat Colaiste na Coirbe on Thursday 2nd October in Oranmore GAA Grounds at 10am. Captain, and U-16 All Ireland county player, Karen Dowd...
  • Proposed Library
    Calasanctius College is going to establish a new library. If you have any unwanted books in good condition, please bring them along to the school playground on Saturday 17th of May while you are...
  • Cash for Clobber Day
    Up Cycle  Saturday  is a fund raising initiative, organised by the Calasanctius Parents' Association to raise much needed funds to support school activities. So, why not have a look at your...