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Geography Field Trip

Fifty-three leaving certificate geography students went to Liscannor Bay yesterday. They measured the height of cliffs and examined features of erosion such as caves and headlands. This study is worth 20% of their final exam!! Thanks to Mr. Ryan, Mr. Lynch and Mr. Browne who accompanied the students!!

Día 2-Friday 28th October

Today the students will embark on a tour of Limerick City. They will begin on O Connell Avenue with a visit to An Modhscoil and continue on to King John's castle! The group will then head for Co. Clare where they will visit the beautiful Bunratty Castle and Folk Park!! We hope they enjoy their day!!

Best of luck to Adam Barry

Coláiste Chiaráin would like to wish Adam Barry the best of luck in his Irish basketball trials this weekend!! We all hope he will be successful!!!

Attention Musical Cast!!

Rehearsals for the FULL cast will take place in school on Saturday the 5th of November from 10-3. Full attendance expected.

Student Council Election Results

Results are in!

Well done to all the candidates who stood for election. It was hotly contested with  five candidates from  form II taking until the fourth count to return a result.

The campaigning is over and the real work starts after the half term when the student council meet the previous student council to hand over the reigns of power.

The candidates have promised much on the campaign trail so its important that they deliver!

A full list of representatives will be published on the student council website, but a summary of the main voting is below:

Student Council President:

Total votes cast: 545
Spoiled Votes: 12 (including 2 votes for Danish and 1 for Shaaf Alam????)
Quota: 178

First Count:

Noble, Mark : 324
O'Dwyer, Tina: 128
Story Cosgrave, Alexander: 81

Elected First Count: (Student Council President)
Noble, Mark

Second Count: (Surplus of 178)

Not transferred: 23
O'Dwyer, Tina: 198 (+70)
Story Cosgrave, Alexander: 131 (+53)

Elected Second Count: (Student Council Vice President)
Tina O'Dwyer

First Year Rep:

Valid Poll: 113
Quota: 38

First Count:

Godfrey, Aimee: 22
Kerin Browne, Lewis: 54
Rainey, Sofia 37

Elected First Count: (Year Representative, Year 1)
Kerin Browne, Lewis

Second Count: (Surplus of 6)

Godfrey, Aimee: 25 (3)
Rainey, Sofia 33 (3)

Elected First Count: (Year Representative, Year 1)
Rainey, Sofia

Second Year Rep:

Valid Poll: 109
Quota: 37

First Count:

Burke, Adam: 24
Hayes, Eoin: 29
Moloney, Ian: 40
Purcell, Jenna: 11
Ryan, Alex: 5

Elected First Count: (Year Representative, Year 1)
Moloney, Ian

Second Count: (Surplus of 3)

Burke, Adam: 24
Hayes, Eoin: 30(1)
Purcell, Jenna: 12(1)
Ryan, Alex: 6(1)

Third Count: (Elimination of Ryan, Alex)

Burke, Adam: 24
Hayes, Eoin: 35(5)
Purcell, Jenna: 13(1)
Fourth Count: (Elimination of Purcell, Jenna)

Not transferred: 7
Burke, Adam: 24
Hayes, Eoin: 41(6)

Elected Fourth Count: (Year Representative, Year 1)
Hayes, Eoin

Día 3-Saturday 29th October

Today the students visited Dublin!! While there they saw St. Stephen's Green, The National Museum of Ireland, Trinity College and The Book of Kells. They then did some sight seeing around Dublin city and a spot of shopping!!  A great day was had by all, despite the typical irish weather!!!

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