Past student and former Kilkenny Senior Hurler Paul Murphy gave a talk to our TY class today. Paul spoke about a wide range of topics, from the importance of setting goals in life, to hurling and life in the army. It proved to be a very motivating hour for our students. It is great to […]
A massive well done to two of our TY students, Katie and Ciara, who recently completed the e-learning food hygiene course, Safefood for Life. The girls learned about topics such as the handling and preparing food, allergens and food hypersensitivity. Well done to the two girls on achieving their awards from Safefood. Thanks to Ms. […]
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Yesterday our TY students had a talk and demonstration from Kilkenny Senior Camogie statistician Philip Connors. The students were given full use of the GPS trackers used by the Kilkenny Camogie team in the 2020 All Ireland Final, and then were shown how this data is collected and collated by Philip and his team to […]
Our TY Business students took part in the Bank of Ireland Money Smarts Challenge. The quiz took place over zoom with Lottie Ryan and Jason Patrice as the quizmasters. Students were asked questions relating to business and financial maths and also banking and general knowledge business questions. Well done to all the students who took […]
Transition Year students had a visit from the Reptile Village where the learned about different reptiles and the importance of animal conservation. The also learned of the hard work it takes to care for such animals and were able to hold and pet them too. A big thank you for the the National Reptile Zoo […]
Our TYs students participated in a coding workshop run by Microsoft Dreamspace last week. Students were introduced to the types of jobs and skills that are required in Microsoft Ireland and also participated in coding activities. Thanks to Microsoft for hosting the event.
It was great to see all students return to school today after the long school closure. In particular it was great to see junior cycle and TY students who have had to endure the longest school closure. These students received a refresher course on the school’s Covid-19 Response Plan. The senior cycle students got the […]
Transition Years started back to school with a drama and comedy workshop yesterday with comedian and drama teacher Bernard Casey. The students showed great creative writing skills trying out improvisational theatre. With thanks to the Arts Office at Kilkenny County Council for their bursary towards this visit. A fantastic learning experience for our students. Thanks […]
Our art students created some fabulous posters this week to wish everyone a very Happy Easter. Thanks to Ms. Dalton for helping them.