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TY and LCA Stayawake-athon

TY and LCA Stayawake-athon

Last Friday night /Saturday morning from 10pm to 6am Transition Year , Fifth Year John Paul 2 and Leaving Certificate Applied students took part in a charity fund raising event in aid of the Simon homeless organization .Over €1400 has been raised for this most worthy cause and so far and the total [...]

Birr Castle Science Trip

Birr Castle Science Trip

Second Year Science students visited Birr Castle accompanied by Deputy Principal McGlynn , teachers Mairead Bergin , Eimear Cribbin , Caoimhe Farrell ,John Heraty and and SNA Lisa O’Gorman

Birr Castle staff member Sylvia and Miss Farrell with students during a session on ‘Senses’ .They were challenged to identify items by smell .

Students [...]

Legally Blonde Musical Coming Soon !

Legally Blonde Musical Coming Soon !

Rehearsals for Legally Blonde Musical in Full Swing at Colaiste Iosagain , Portarlington
Colaiste Iosagain , Portarlington is pleased to announce its next musical production .
Legally Blonde the musical is about a blonde haired girl Elle Woods (Sarah Dunne) who pursues a law career to follow her true love Warner( Karl Tallon). It [...]

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 .

Colaiste Iosagain CSPE Students in the News .

Colaiste Iosagain CSPE Students in the News .

Colaiste Iosagain ,Junior Cycle CSPE Students on a visit to the Zoo were in today’s Irish Independent .Congratulations to them and their teachers, Orla McCormack and Caiomhe Farrell .

Coláiste ĺosagáin celebrates Irish Teenage Talent Nicole Turner .

Coláiste ĺosagáin celebrates Irish Teenage Talent Nicole Turner .

Nicole with her Mam ,Bernie and classmates Emma Carey and Shifra Havill who made a presentation to her on behalf of both TY classes
Nicole Turner is one of the youngest members of the Senior Irish Paralympic team at just 16 years of age. Nicole started swimming at the early age of 5 and [...]

Colaiste Iosagain Receives Third Cycle Against Suicide Award .

Colaiste Iosagain Receives Third Cycle Against Suicide Award .

Ms. Margaret Nolan accompanied Aela Power,Rebecca Mullaly,Grace McCormack,Zarah Norris,Emma Miljatovic and Peter Donagher to Dublin to receive the school’s third Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador Schools’ award .

Aela Power and Rebecca Mullaly