NEWS FLASH

All Ireland Success:

Huge congratulations to our U-15 Boys soccer team who beat Cahir 4-2 to claim a historic

first ever All Ireland soccer success for the school. Well done to all the players and

to their coaches Noel Greaney and Ms. Ruth Broderick. A thank you also to sponsors

Frends Restaurant and Galway Bay Golf Resort

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World Schools Basketball:

Calasanctius College Boys will carry Irish hopes to the World Schools Basketball

finals this April. Click here for the full story

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Big Breakfast 2015:

Calasanctius College Parents' Association recently held the annual Big Breakfast

in the school on Sunday 19th April. Thanks to all who attended for what was a huge success

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Newsletter for February:

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

school newsletter here

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Calendar 2014/2015:

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

is available here in the calendar section

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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

TY Students in Junior Achievement Regional Final

TY Students in Junior Achievement Regional Final

Students from Calasanctius College, Oranmore, Gairmscoil Mhuire, Athenry, and Presentation Secondary School, Galway present their companies to a panel of business experts as they vie to win the Regional Final...

1st Year Camogie Triumphant in 7-a-side

1st Year Camogie Triumphant in 7-a-side

Our first year camogie team were triumphant again in the 7-a-side B camogie tournament held in Carnmore pitch on Tuesday 24th March, 2015. It is the second time in two...

3 Connacht Finals in 24 Hours for Calasanctius

3 Connacht Finals in 24 Hours for Calasanctius

Calasanctius is preparing for 3 Connacht finals in three very different sporting disciplines all to be played within 24 hours of each other. A busy day for the students and...

Senior Girls Gaelic Team Through to Connacht Final

Senior Girls Gaelic Team Through to Connacht Final

Our senior girls team are through to the Connacht final after impressively beating Carrick-on-Shannon on Tuesday 3rd February in the semi final with a resounding scoreline of 8:5-4:4. Captain Karen...

Parents Association Presents Back to the 80s

Parents Association Presents Back to the 80s

Calasanctius College Parents Association are running a fundraiser for the school in the form of an 80s Disco to be held at Kudos, Oranmore on Friday night 27th February from...

All Ireland Judo Gold for Calasanctius Student

All Ireland Judo Gold for Calasanctius Student

On November 26th 2014, Calsanctius College Junior Cert student Dermot Croke partook in the All Ireland held in Coláìste Éoin Stillorgan Co Dublin where he competed in his own weight...

Calasanctius Swim Team Wins

Calasanctius Swim Team Wins

The Calasanctius swim team, who attended the Connacht Senior Schools gala in Longford on Sunday 4th January 2015, achieved great success. The team of 7 students,  2 from first year...

Students Compete With Ireland U-15 Soccer Team

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

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 Roscommon...

Win for Senior Ladies Gaelic Football Team

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...