Author: Sean Hanley

 

First YearCamogie blitz in Mallow

First year girls competed in their first camogie blitz together in Mallow. They performed brilliantly, drawing their first match against Milstreet and narrowly losing out to Michelstown in a nail biting second game. The girls showed great commitment and passion and are looking forward to their next match already.
Training takes place every Wednesday and all are welcome.

Sports’ round up October 6th 2017

October 4th  2017: It’s been a busy week for sport in Coláiste Muire.

Hurling: The under 14 hurlers beat Carrigtwohill and Cobh in a blitz in Carrigtoohill but narrowly lost in their third match. The lads played brilliantly. See picture above.

Girls’ Basketball: The under 19 girls beat a very good Dublin side in the first round of the national cup. (Pictured above) They beat Carraignabhfear in their opening league match. The under 16s performed well but lost out.

Boys’ basketball: Both the under 16 and under 19 boys opened their season with victories today. The under 16s came out on top with a thrilling one-point victory. The under 19s were more comfortable in their win.

Rugby: Coláiste Muire and Carraigalne Commnuity school put on an exciting display of rugby which ended in a 17-17 draw in Myrtlville cross on Friday September

Well-being week 9th- 13th October

Well-being week will take place in Coláiste Muire between 9th-13th October. A team of Transition Year students have been put in place by the guidance team to coordinate the programme. More details will follow. See details of last year’s health promotion week here.

See programme here: Well-being week

After-school programme for First Year students 2017/18

First year students have been participating in an After-school programme which combines extra-curricular activities with supervised study.

Teachers, with the assistance of Transition Year students have put  the programme together. Over 50% of students have taken part in the programme so far. See the schedule and FAQs below.

Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Session 1  (3.35-4.45) Basketball (girls) Film club GAA (girls) Yoga (mixed)
Soccer (boys) Computers/Robotics Basketball (boys) Rugby (boys)
Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study
Session 2 (5.00 – 6.00) Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study Supervised study

FAQs

What are the benefits for students?

What happens each day?

What are the costs of the programme?

Can a student sign up on a part-time basis?

 

 

Coláiste Muire Sports’ training times 2017-18

Coláiste Muire Sports’ training times 2017-18

Below is the current schedule. Other sports such as sailing, hockey and athletics will be added at a later date.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
First Year Boys’ soccer 3.45-4.45 Senior boys’ basketball 3.45-5.00 Junior Girls basketball 1.00 – 1.30 First Year Tag Rugby (mixed) 3.45-4.45 Junior soccer 1.30 – 2.45 (Camden)
First Year Girls’ basketball 3.45-4.45  Junior Girls soccer 3.45-5.00 First Year Boys’ basketball 3.45-5.00 Yoga 3.45-4.45 Senior Rugby 1.30 – 3.00 (Myrtleville cross)
Under 19 girl’s basketball 8-9.15 Junior Girls Gaelic Football 3.45-5.00 Senior Girls basketball 1.15 -2.30
Under 16 girls’ basketball 5.30 – 6.45 Junior Girls’ basketball 2.30-3.45
Senior boys’ basketball 3.45-5.00
Junior boys’ basketball 5.00 – 6.15

Transition Year Orienteering


Over 50 Transition Year students took part in an Orienteering Event in Curraghbinny Woods on Tuesday. The course was set out over 5km and the winners were Sorcha Conway and Claire O’Sullivan with a great time of 43 minutes 50 seconds. Second were Eve Bracken and Tabea Schaffer and third, Adam Ley and Ben Hogan.

5th year ecology trip to Myrtleville – September 21st 2017

First Year team-building tour

Wednesday 20th September

First Year students defied the weather conditions today in West Cork Secret Activity Centre. 

The activity was part of their induction programme in Coláiste Muire.

After-school programme for First Year students

Please fill out the following form if you are interested in taking part in the After-school programme for First Year students. Please click here for the Powerpoint for parents

Transition Year Outdoor Adventure 2017/18