October 2018

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School Debaters’ Success

School Debaters’ Success

Yesterday evening at the County Council Chambers in County Hall , Portlaoise ,a trio of school debaters including Grace McCormack , Rebecca Mullally and Aela Power put in an excellent performance in the European Soabox public speaking competition . They were accompanied by Ms. M Nolan .

Rebecca Mullally second place ( out of thirty !) [...]

Biodiversity Green Flag Events.

Biodiversity Green Flag Events.

As part of the school’s campaign to attain their fifth green flag a series of biodiversity events were held this week .The star of the week was definitely Climate Ambassador , Jack O’Neill who delivered several fascinating presentations on Tuesday to a majority of the students .

The previous themes to win flags [...]

Mental Health Day Debating Team Success!

Mental Health Day Debating Team Success!

Colaiste Iosagain students from the Cycle Against Suicide , Empower Your Voice debating group took part today in a competition for teams of two .This was organised as a Mental Health Ireland initiative for World Mental Health Day .Taking place in Mountmellick ,two of Colaiste Iosagain’s students ,Jack O’Neill and Damien Geoghegan took [...]

Debs 2018 !

Debs 2018 !

A small selection of the stylish attendees .

Pics courtesy Frank Smith (former principal CBS) pictured above .