All posts by Walter Doolin

 

Adult student Activity morning

On Wednesday morning 9th November students had the opportunity to abandon classes and have time to get to know their fellow students taking part in some different activities.

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Some students took a tour of Farmleigh House before joining up with the other group for a picnic in the November air.

The other group took part in a scavenger hunt with a difference.  They had to find various landmarks in the park and take a photo of their group with the landmark, as well as finding some bonus pictures, such as you can see, with a dog, Irish language sign, with a bicycle and a flower.  The weather held and they joined the Farmleigh group afterwards for a picnic in the Pope’s Cross car park.

Coming soon:  The Quiz………

 

Some pictures below:

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All the scavengers

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Please can we take a photo of your bicycle

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Trip to Trinity College

 

 

On Friday 14th October the Return to Learning group had a very enjoyable trip to Trinity College.  They had a one hour guided tour of the College added to by the reminiscences of their tutor Mr Quentin Nea, a Trinity graduate.  They then had the chance to see the Book of Kells and the wonderful Long Room Library.  Photos below.

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maria Augusta Trinity RTL 2016

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Student Council elections

On Wednesday 5th October elections were held to select representatives of second, third, fourth and fifth year students for the Student Council.

The elections were run by 3O class as part of their CSPE action project.

Those elected were:

Second year: Amy Emmett, Jamie McCarthy and Lee Wogan

Third year: Leah Fitzpatrick, Jamie Whelan and Jamie Oliver

Fourth year: Chantelle Armstrong, Laythan Ward and Tyrone Kearns

Fifth year: Stella Nkanu, Paul Connolly and Jordan Moore

Photos below show the ballot taking place

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Open Night 2016

 

 

On Thursday evening  22nd September Collinstown Park opened its doors to prospective students and their parents.  Students and teachers put on displays and talked to the visitors as they went around the school.  The photos displayed below are a flavour of the evening

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