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Congratulations to our PLC Graduates

Coláiste Chiaráin’s Further Education/Post-Leaving Certificate graduations took place in the South Court hotel on Wednesday 16th November. The night consisted of students graduating with impressive results in; Childcare, Horsemanship, Applied Science, Animal Care, Nursing Studies, Healthcare Support and Sport and Recreation. The cap and gown ceremony also featured guest speakers including Ms. Nora Mulcahy. The night was a huge success with thanks to the dedicated teaching staff within Coláiste Chiaráin. Ms. Rio McGonigle, Chris Kiely, Jean O’Farrell, Lisa Horgan and Claire O Shea are course directors in their specialised areas. Congratulations must be given to the students who were recipients of Special Awards for excellence in their subject who are pictured. Overall it was a fantastic evening! The students did themselves and Coláiste Chiaráin proud! We are currently accepting applications for 2012/2013 courses. Log into our website ( or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Information also available on 061-397700.

Coláiste Chiaráin Camogie

Congratulations to Colaiste Chiarain U16 Camogie Team who reached the semi final of the Munster Schools Blitz on Tuesday November 22nd last. Fifteen enthusiastic second and third year students travelled to Mallow Sports Complex and played Ard Colaiste Mhuire, Corbally and Scoil Póil Kilfinane in the group stages. The girls qualified out of the group beating Ard Colaiste Mhuire and Corbally and narrowly losing to Scoil Póil. In the semi final Colaiste Chiarain played Pallaskenry and after three though physical group games and a number of injuries on our side we were defeated by a strong Pallaskenry outfit. There were some very impressive performances from Chloe Murray, Becky McCarthy, Suzanne Malone and Aoife Shanley. The full panel that travelled to Mallow include Shellie Lynch, Oonagh Pierce, Chloe Murray, Becky McCarty, Kyra Hogan, Sarah Cregan, Chloe Marshall, Suzanne Malone, Sarah Lyons Butler, Leah Conway, Fiona Hogan and Aisling Hourigan. Well done girls!!!

Vote Now - Doodle4Google

You have the chance to help pick three out of the six entries for this years Doodle 4 Google competition. Thanks to Mr. Delohery for coordinating the entries - the standard is extremely high!
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u16 Boys Basketball

Well done to our U16 boys team who missed out on a place in the southwest regional final by losing to St Muchins college 33 points to 32 points. The team played excellent and only lost by a three point shot in the last second of the game.Thanks to their coach Mr. Cathal Fitzgerald.

Coláiste Chiaráin Choir

Our very own CC choir have recorded “Carol of the Bells!” They are competing in the “Choirs for Christmas” competition in association with RTÉ Lyric FM. Entries will be chosen for airplay from the 8th of December and will be in with a chance of winning €500. Short-listed choirs may be selected to participate in a recording session with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. The overall winner will be announced on air on December 23rd.

We all wish our choir and their conductor Ms. Davina Noonan the best of luck!!

Coláiste Chiaráin Choir entertain Christmas shoppers!

Well done to our school choir who sang a medley of Christmas carols in the Crescent Shopping centre today! They raised funds for a worthy cause under the direction of Ms. Davina Noonan!!

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