NEWS FLASH

Home Nations Champions:

Calasanctius U-15s Boys Soccer Team, representing Rep of Ireland have made history again by 

claming the Allen McKinstry Cup in Belfast beating Scotland in the final. The boys also beat N. Ireland

and England on their way to success. Huge congratulations to the players and their coaches

Noel Greaney and Ruth Broderick

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Leaving Cert Graduation:

Leaving Cert Graduation Mass takes place on

Thursday 21st May in Oranmore Church at 7pm

Please note that school finishes for all students at 1.15pm

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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

U-17 Basketball Boy's Team Competes on World Stage

U-17 Basketball Boy's Team Competes on World Stage

The U-17 Calasanctius Boys have just returned from the U-18 ISF World SchoolsBasketball Championships in Limoges, France. Over the course of 7 days they produced some outstanding basketball and competed with schools...

Schools Inter-provincial All-Ireland Swim Finals

Schools Inter-provincial All-Ireland Swim Finals

Three Calasanctius swimmers, Caoimhe Dowling(2nd year) Roisin Finn (2nd year) and Fionn Duffy(1st year), were selected to swim at the All Ireland Schools interprovincial Swimming finals that were held in the National Aquatic...

Historic All Ireland Victory for U-15 Boys Soccer

Historic All Ireland Victory for U-15 Boys Soccer

CAPTAIN FANTASTIC Aaron Connolly played a pivotal role in his side's victory over a classy Cahir squad who were reduced to 10 men in the second period reports Ross Leonard...

First Year Boys Soccer Success

First Year Boys Soccer Success

Congratulations to our first year boys’ soccer team who beat St. Gerald's Castlebar on Friday 24th April in Headford. They won 3-1 after extra time with all three goals coming...

TY Students in Junior Achievement Regional Final

TY Students in Junior Achievement Regional Final

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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...