Transition Year Work Experience

Purposes of Work Experience

Student preparation for work experience

Parent preparation for work experience

Procedures for work experience in Coláiste Muire

Insurance details

Form for Placements outside of allocated times

Information for employers

Appendix E Parental consent

Work experience report

 

 

Science week in Coláiste Muire

Next week is Science Week. We are celebrating it with a range of activities.

On Monday all TY students will attend coding workshops in the school.

On Tuesday there will be a science treasure hunt for First Years.

Second Years will take part in a paper plane flying competition which will be held during science and PE classes throughout the week.

There will be science movies, factory visits and a science photography competition throughout the week which will involve most of the rest of the students.

Ukulele night in aid of the Hope Foundation

A great night guaranteed in support of Transition students, Grace Murphy and Shauna Duane in their fundraising efforts to go to Kolkatta (calcutta) to help and assist with the HOPE FOUNDATION

TICKETS on sale in Centra Crosshaven or call 085 850 1483

Transition Year students complete their Outdoor Adventure week

Transition Year students have completed their Outdoor Adventure week in Kerry. Students were based in two centres in Aghadoe and Cappanalea. They took part in activities such as kayaking, abseiling, campcraft, raft building and navigation.

All students camped out on Thursday night before returning home on Friday. See more here

 

 

 

New Junior Certificate

Attention: Parents of Junior Cycle Students

The following links contain information on the new Junior Cycle which will be of interest to parents.

 
 
Information on subjects currently using new specifications for Junior Cycle

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