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Transition Year Calendar

Wellbeing week October 8th-12th 2018

Well-being week will take place in Coláiste Muire from October 8th-12th 2018. This is the schedule:

Monday 8th October

Year Activity Location Time Supervising Teacher(s)
1B

1A

1C

‘Minding Me’ Workshop

‘Minding Me’ Workshop

‘Minding Me’ Workshop

Assembly Hall

Assembly Hall

Assemly Hall

8.45- 10.45

11.00 – 1.00

1.35 – 3.35

Ms. O’ Brien & Ms. Heffernan

Ms. Heffernan

Ms. O’ Brien

3A2

3A1

3B1

3B2

Yoga

Yoga

Yoga

Yoga

Ms. Twomey’s Room 9.25 – 10.05

10.05 – 10.45

12.20 – 1.00

2.15 – 2.55

Ms Twomey/Ms. O’ Driscoll
4A

4B

4A

Cookery Demo

Beat the Blues Talk

Beat the Blues Talk

Kitchen Complex Carrigaline

N. Oliver

N. Oliver

10.45-1.35

12.20-2.15 (Break for lunch)

2.15 – 3.35

4B Teachers

Ms. Clifford (2.15 – 2.55)

5th Year Marie Keating Foundation Talk Demo Room (to be confirmed) 10.00 – 10.45 5th Year Teachers
6th Year Marie Keating Foundation Talk Demo Room (to be confirmed) 11.15 – 12.00 6th Year Teachers

Tuesday 9th October

Year Activity Location Time Teacher T.Y’s
1st Years Crosshaven-Carrigaline Walk followed by a Healthy Breakfast Home Ec. Room 8.50

(Students will go to class for roll call & then be called out of class)

Ms. Manley & PE Dept.
4C

4D

Beat the Blues Talk

Beat the Blues Talk

N. Oliver

N. Oliver

9.25 – 10.45

1.35 – 2.55

4C Teachers

4D Teachers

5th Year

2 x Religion Classes

Retreat Scala Retreat Centre

Blackrock

8.45 – 3.35 R.E Teachers
All Staff Restorative Yoga Session Ms. Twomey’s room 4.00 – 5.00

 

Wednesday 10th October – World Mental Health Day

 

Year Activity Location Time Teacher T.Y’s
1st Years HSE Nurse Talk Demo Room (to be confirmed) 9.40 – 10.45 Ms. Manley
T.Y’s Cork Mental Health Foundation Annual Seminar Silver Springs 9.00 – 2.55 Ms. O’ Brien & Ms. Heffernan
5th Year

2 x Religion Classes

Retreat Scala Retreat Centre

Blackrock

8.45 – 3.35 R.E Teachers
6th

Ms. O’ Boyle’s Religion class

Yoga Ms. Twomey’s room 9.25 Ms. Twomey/Ms. O’ Driscoll

 

Thursday 11th October

Year Activity Location Time Teacher T.Y’s
2nd year Crosshaven-Carrigaline Walk followed by a Healthy Breakfast Home Ec. Room 8.50

(Students will go to class for roll call & then be called out of class)

Ms. Manley & PE Dept.
3rd year Movie (to be confirmed) Lunch Room

(to be confirmed)

1.45 – 3.35 3rd year teachers
6th Years

Ms. O’ Mahony’s Religion Class

Ms. Aherne’s Religion Class

Yoga Yoga Ms. Twomey’s roomMs. Twomey’s room 8.45 – 9.2511.00 – 11.40 Ms. Twomey/ Ms. O’ Driscoll

 

Friday 12th October

 

Year Activity Location Time Teacher T.Y’s
All Staff Breakfast Staff Room 8.00 onwards
1st Years Health Quiz Assembly Hall 11.00 – 1.00 Ms. O’ Brien/Ms. Heffernan TY Wellbeing Team & Meitheal Team
6th years:

Sr. Eleanor’s Religion class

Yoga Ms Twomey’s Room 10.05 – 10.45 Ms. Twomey/Ms. O’ Driscoll

 

Additional Activities

Quiet Room: N. Oliver will be used as a silent space during lunchtimes each day for students/teachers that would like some quiet time

 

Movie Screening – The mental health themed movie ‘Inside Out’ will be screened each day in the Demo room at lunchtime (1.00 – 1.30)

Transition Year Outdoor Adventure week

Transition Years visit Fort Camden

Transition Year students visited Fort Camden on Wednesday 5th September. The RTE programme Nationwide were filming for a show that will be aired next months. The students were taken to the gun placements, the magazine and through the long tunnel. Many thanks to the volunteers at the Fort for the excellent tour

Transition Year Play – Summer Lovin

The Transition Year play “Summer Lovin” is in full swing following three sell-out performances.

Tuesday 11.00 a.m – 1.00 p.m : Scoil Bhríde Primary school
Tuesday 7.30 p.m: Opening Gala
Wednesday 11.00 a.m – 1.00 p.m: Boys’ school and Templebreedy national school
Wednesday 7.30 p.m: Second night performance
Thursday 7.30 p.m: Closing performance

Transition Year Application form 2018/19

Transition-Year information night

Due to the inclement weather, the meeting scheduled for last Thursday has been rescheduled. The details are below.
The parents of students wishing to participate in the Transition-Year programme in Colaiste Muire in the next school year (2018-19) are invited to a brief information evening on Thursday, March 8th at 7.30p.m in the Demonstration room.
I will be giving a similar presentation to students on the same day to the students at 12.20 p.m in the Demo room.
Application for the Transition Year programme will be done online and will need to be filled out by Wednesday 21st March. The form can be filled out by logging on to colaistemuire.net. The form will be open following the meeting. Students will need a code to log in. This code will be given to students on Thursday.

If a parent cannot make the evening, they can view the presentation here.TY presentation 201819

Scoil Chros tSéain 75th year anniversary

Crosshaven Boys National school celebrates 75 years this year. A range of commemorative activities are planned to mark the event. A group of Transition Year students and past pupils of the school are also preparing a booklet and we need your help.

We would welcome any photographs, stories and memories you may have of your time there. We would also like to hear from past pupils abroad so please share this post. All information can be e-mailed to boysns75@gmail.com great care will of course be taken with any photos submitted. We can also organize for photos to be collected and safely returned. Please share with as many people as you can, all information will be gratefully received.

Wheelchair basketball

Congratulations to the Transition Year Wheelchair basketball team  who won five out of six games in the tournament today.

 

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