NEWS FLASH

 

 

Health Promotion Flag for School

We are delighted to announce that the school has been awarded a flag in recognition of the school being a health

promoting school. The flag has been awarded by the HSE and is the product of 3 years work by a committee consisting of

staff, students and a parent

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New Principal and Deputy Principal

Best of luck to our Córa Ní Loinsigh and Sylvia Rattigan in their new roles as Acting

Principal and Deputy Principal.

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Investment in I.C.T.

During the summer of 2015 the school invested substantially in our Computer

Rooms with the addition of almost 100 new computers to the school.  The school has

now secured an O.V.S. licensing agreement with Microsoft which in turn means

that students and parents can download for free the most up to date versions of

Office (Word, Excel,Power point etc.)

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

U16 Ladies Football Success!

U16 Ladies Football Success!

The U16 ladies football team claimed the City Cup for the second year running, this time against Taylor hill.   Captained by Emma Connolly, who was denied her starting position due...

Chess visit to Calasanctius

Chess visit to Calasanctius

On May 5, 2016 Calasanctius College hosted a warm up for the All-Ireland Chess Championship being held in Limerick this year. The Bish, Claregalway and Merlin Woods Secondary Schools were...

Bronze All-Ireland for Calasanctius Chess Team

Bronze All-Ireland for Calasanctius Chess Team

On Saturday 7th May, 2016, Calasanctius College travelled to Ard Scoil Rís in Limerick City to participate for the first time in the All-Ireland Chess Championships. Over 70 players participated...

School Canteen

School Canteen

Canteen services provided by Galway On Site Catering ltd, since 2012 Canteen manager: Coral Nolen Canteen opening hours: 08:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday Our canteen is run by local,...

Lidl All-Ireland Post Primary Schools  Winners

Lidl All-Ireland Post Primary Schools Winners

  We are delighted to advise that your school has won the Lidl All-Ireland Post Primary Schools store competition and your ladies football team will shortly receive the following: A...

Presentation of Health Promotion Flag to Calasanctius College.

Presentation of Health Promotion Flag to Calasanctius College.

Calasanctius College was recently awarded a Health Promoting Flag from the HSE. The flag is in recognition of Calasanctius College s ongoing commitment to the promotion of health and well...

U-15 Soccer Team in Historic Allen McKinstry International Success

U-15 Soccer Team in Historic Allen McKinstry International Success

Over the weekend of the 21st to 23rd May, Calasanctius College's U-15 boys soccer team reperesented Republic of Ireland in the Allen McKinstry Cup. On the back of their incredible...

Sports Awards Highlight Incredible Year for Calasanctius

Sports Awards Highlight Incredible Year for Calasanctius

On May 18th Calasanctius held sports awards in the Sports Hall. It has turned out to be an incredible year for sport and the event highlighted those achievements by our students...

Biodiversity/Green Schools Calendar On Sale Now

Biodiversity/Green Schools Calendar On Sale Now

The biodiversity/green schools calendar is now available to buy! Containing lots of photos of the school's various sporting teams, groups and achievements as well as useful tips on how to...

School Policies

Please click the links below to view the relevant Document   Admissions Policy 2015-2016  Code of Behaviou 2015-2016 Anti-Bullying Policy Protocols & Procedures for  Communication  between Calasanctius College and Parents/Guardians...