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TY Calcutta Trip

Recently Mark Llewellyn, Theo Ban, Fabrizio Sforza and Shane Goodman all raised money for HOPE and went to India with the HOPE Foundation during the Easter for a week.

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Transition Year SOAR workshop

The SOAR workshop is based around improving mental health and mindfulness. Students were given the opportunity to speak openly about school and other aspects of life. SOAR provided a rare chance for students to speak their minds in among their peers … Continue reading

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TY Ceilí Mór

As part of Seachtain na Gaeilge, our TY’s took part in a Ceilí Mór. For the last few weeks they have learning how to dance at a Ceilí. On thursday March 10th girls from Regina Mundi joined them for a … Continue reading

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Film Studies Module

Over the last number of weeks, transition year students have been participating in a film studies project in which they were tasked with creating their own movie. In total four movies were made. Students were allowed to create their own … Continue reading

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TY Eagles Flight Workshop

Our TY group took part in the Eagle’s Flight workshop on team-building, collaborative strategy and decision making recently.

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TY Chemistry Workshop

UCC Spectroscopy in a Suitcase workshop visiting the school where students get involved in solving a crime based on scientific evidence.

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French Exchange 2016

This week St Francis College is hosting seven French students from Lycée St Vincent, Paris as part of our annual French exchange programme. The students arrived in Cork on Friday 1st April with their Irish exchange partners who were returning … Continue reading

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First Aid Workshop

On the week of 22nd February, transition year students took part in a week-long workshop teaching them how to perform basic first aid. Students began the week by learning how to deal with a casualty who is unconscious but still … Continue reading

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1916 Rising History Trip

On Tuesday the 23rd of February 2016, the 4th, 5th and 6th year history classes went to Dublin to learn about the upcoming centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising. We departed, red-eyed, at the early time of 6 AM from the … Continue reading

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