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Science week in Coláiste Muire – November 12th -17th

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)

Parents’ Association AGM

The AGM of Coláiste Muire Parents’ Association will take place on Tuesday October 2nd at 7.30 p.m.

A vacancy has occurred on the Board of Management for a parent’s representative. The vacancy will be filled on that night. It is important that all parents attend.

Coláiste Muire Open Night

 

Culture week in Coláiste Muire 2018

Culture week will take place in Coláiste Muire next week from 18th-21st September.

 

 

Tuesday 18th of September

event
German quote- intercom
2nd Year French Breakfast

4B African Drumming 9:30-10:30

1B & 1C African Drumming 11:00 – 12:00
1A African drumming 12:00 – 1:00

 

Wednesday 19th of September

event
Spanish quote – intercom
L.C. Art students Glucksman guided tour  9:25 – 12:20
Transition Year Cinema to see Irish Film “Black 47.” 11:00 – 3:35

 

Thursday 20th of September

Event
Italian quote – intercom

Screening of “Loving Vincent” for 5th Years. 8:45 – 10:45 Assembly Hall.

 

Friday 21st of September

event
Nigerian quote – Intercom

Fundraiser for Zambia School’s Project – (Get official title from Eleanor) No Uniform day. Students to wear either colours of another country or sports jersey of another country/county.

World music to be played over the intercom at break time
1A & 1B (1/2) Cultural Dance Workshop 11:00 – 12:00
1B (1/2) & 1C Cultural Dance Workshop 12:00 – 1:00

Colaiste Muire Schedule 2018/19

Please find links below for book lists and a calendar for the next school year 2018/19.

An interactive calendar can be found here.

1st Year Book List 2018

2nd Year Book List 2018

6th Year Book List 2018

5th Year book list 2018

Calendar 2018/19

Beat the queue

New to Coláiste Muire is the “Beat the queue” app.

Students or parents can pre-order lunches from Centra Crosshaven which will be delivered to school at lunch time.

A team of Transition Year students are coordinating the initiative.

All you need to do is log into the “beat the queue” app using your debit card. Parents can order on a student’s behalf.

When ordering, we request that “CM” be put after your name.

To register, please log in here.

Look out for the latest special offers.

The Beat the Queue team will be at the front of the school at lunch time if there are any queries.

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

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.

Coláiste Muire Twitter

We are delighted to announce that we now have an official school Twitter account. We will be posting information and events relevant to our school. You can follow the page @colmuirechaven

or follow the link at Colaiste Muire Twitter Page