Post Tagged with: "Presentation Secondary School Tralee"

St John's Parochial School pupils making mini-pizzas at the Presentation Secondary School's 'Activity Day' for fifth class pupils from schools in the Tralee area on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fifth Class Pupils From Tralee Area Schools Get A Taste Of Presentation Life

June 2, 2022 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School showed some forward planning on Wednesday as they showcased what the school has to offer to fifth class primary school pupils from around Tralee. Pupils from Holy Family School,  Caherleaheen NS, Listellick Primary, St. John’s Parochial School, St Brendan;s Blennerville NS, CBS Primary, Scoil Eoin, Balloonagh, Tralee […]

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Four Presentation Secondary School teachers who retired over the past two years at a function in their honour on Friday evening in Ballyroe Heights Hotel. From left; Ann O'Mahony, Norma Barden, Clem O'Keeffe and Gabriel Brennan.

Presentation Teachers Finally Get Chance To Honour Retired Colleagues

May 25, 2022 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

TEACHERS from Presentation Secondary School finally had a chance to officially mark the retirement of four colleagues, who left the school over the past three years, at a function in Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. With COVID restrictions over the past two years, it was difficult to find the […]

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at Presentation Secondary School Graduation Day on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Day To Remember For The Presentation Class Of 2022

May 20, 2022 at 8:14 am Comments are Disabled

THE sixth years of Presentation Secondary gathered with their families on Thursday to enjoy graduation day. It was the first time since 2019 that the traditional graduation day — a Mass in St John’s followed by families going back to the school to enjoy refreshments — could take place. There […]

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Presentation students dancing onstage on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation Students Put On A Great Show At ‘Magic Of The Musicals’

May 12, 2022 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

A SPECTACULAR extravaganza of music and song entertained audiences at Presentation Secondary School on Wednesday as students showed their talent in ‘Magic of the Musicals’. It was the first time in 25 years that the school put on a musical and the Sports Hall was completely transformed with a large […]

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Anne Marie Fuller of GLAN Tralee with Presentation first year students, Niamh Ní Dhuill of LEAF and Mo O'Connor, Green Schools Co-ordinator at Presentation Secondary in the Town Park on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Students Enjoy ‘Wildflower Walk’ In The Town Park

May 5, 2022 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School students were treated to a special guided biodiversity and wildflower walk in Tralee Town Park on Wednesday, led by biodiversity expert Niamh Ní Dhúill. The walk, which was organised by GLAN Tralee and Tralee Chamber Alliance, was funded by the Kerry County Council Community Support Fund. GLAN […]

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Cast members of ‘Magic of the Musicals’ which takes place at Presentation Secondary School. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Magic Of The Musicals’ Comes To Presentation Next Week

May 4, 2022 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School Tralee is buzzing with excitement at the prospect of hosting its first musical in 25 years. ‘Magic of the Musicals’ will take place in the totally transformed Sports’ Hall on Wednesday, May 11th next at 7pm. Directed by Oliver Hurley and featuring transition year students, the show […]

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'Willy Wonka' and friends, Bláthnaid McCarthy, Cara Cullen, Shona O'Brien, Ava McGrath, Sarah Cantillon and Emma O'Donnell dressing up on Wednesday during Love Literature Week at Presentation Secondary School. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation Students And Staff Are Loving Literature Week

March 31, 2022 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a two year break, the annual festival of literacy and fun is being held in Presentation Secondary School Tralee this week. Love Literature Week is a homage to all things literature-related and there’s a plethora of events for staff and students to enjoy. The theme of the week is ‘Let […]

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Pres Tralee Student Wins Radio Kerry Essay Competition

Pres Tralee Student Wins Radio Kerry Essay Competition

February 12, 2021 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has announced the winners of a special student essay competition entitled ‘If I Were An MEP’. The winning essay was written by Presentation Secondary School Tralee student Ciara Sharp. Among the issues Ciara wrote about were gender equality, the gender pay gap, and sexism. Former US First Lady […]

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Presentation Secondary School students presenting the amount raised for the SVP Tralee Toy Appeal. In front; Sarah Carty, Kiah Robinson, Ciara Laide, Vanessa Popko, Treasa Walsh of SVP Tralee and Maria Synowiecka. Back from left; Principal Chrissie Kelly, Marian Moore of SVP Tralee, Sharon Sheehan of Toys Upstairs, Anne O'Sullivan of Toys Upstairs and Margaret Barry, CSPE teacher. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Girls Help Out St Vincent de Paul Toy Appeal

December 14, 2020 at 2:05 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School Tralee students dug deep for a great cause this month which will ensure children get what they want from Santa this year. They helped out the St Vincent de Paul/Toys Upstairs Toymaster Christmas Toy Appeal. On Friday, December 4 the students had a bucket collection where they […]

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PHOTOS: Presentation Students Bring Smiles With Festive Artwork On Vacant Shopfronts

PHOTOS: Presentation Students Bring Smiles With Festive Artwork On Vacant Shopfronts

December 5, 2020 at 11:09 am 1 comment

TRANSITION Year students of Presentation Secondary School have been doing their bit to brighten up the town centre and bring Christmas cheer to shoppers. The Mayor of Tralee, Cllr. Terry O Brien invited them to participate in an initiative in the lead up to the Christmas period where they brightened […]

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Outdoor art class at Presentation.

Sponsored: Take A Virtual Tour Of Presentation Secondary Tralee This Wednesday

November 7, 2020 at 12:42 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School, Tralee will host a virtual tour of the school on this coming Wednesday, November 11, at 7pm. Presentation Secondary School is a school community where all individuals have the opportunity to develop their abilities and reach their potential in a caring and happy environment. A spirit of […]

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Presentation Secondary School pupils, in front; Jessica Wharton, Elizabeth O'Connor, Caitriona Duyile and Cáit Rice and at back, Freya O'Connor, Patricia Gutteridge and Holly Geary  who received their Gaisce Awards at the school on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation Tralee Girls Receive Their Gaisce Awards

September 16, 2020 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Tralee students received their Gaisce President’s Awards at the school on Tuesday. The Transition Year students of the 2019/2020 school year under the co-ordination of Ms Ann O’Mahony, completed a physical challenge, got involved in their local community and enhanced their personal skills as part of the programme. They […]

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Klaudia Drzymala, Orla O'Brien, Bronagh Foley, Holly Arnopp and Ruth O'Connell dressing up in Great Gatsby garb on Friday during Love Literature week at Presentation Secondary School. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Dressing Up At Presentation For ‘Love Literature’ Week

November 30, 2019 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

A FESTIVAL of literacy and fun was held in Presentation Secondary Tralee this past week as students and staff enjoyed their annual Love Literature Week. A homage to all things literature-related, students were blown away by mesmerising and stimulating speakers and workshops. ‘The Fresh Film Festival’ with talented film-maker Mike Vanmealdon […]

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Sinead Power and Sean Power with Preston O'Keeffe and teacher Maura Fitzgerald at the CBS The Green open night on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation And CBS The Green Hold Impressive Open Nights

November 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

HUNDREDS fifth and sixth class pupils and their parents had a busy Thursday night as two schools in town held open nights. CBS The Green and Presentation Secondary School were hardly in competition for their attentions though, as both are single-sex schools. In fact, there was a cross-collaboration aspect to […]

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Sponsored: Presentation Secondary To Hold Open Night This Thursday

Sponsored: Presentation Secondary To Hold Open Night This Thursday

November 20, 2019 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School in Tralee will host an open night this Thursday from 5.30pm to showcase the facilities and all the school can offer children starting second level education. Of the five Kerry students who scored 625 points in the Leaving Cert 2019, two were from Pres Tralee Registration is at […]

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Teacher Jamie Culloty with Presentation students and Deputy Principal Chrissie Kelly and some of the Shoeboxes collected for Team Hope.

Pres Students Collect Christmas Shoeboxes For Team Hope

November 13, 2019 at 1:22 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School Tralee students again showed their generous side when they took part in the Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal. Mr. Culloty ‘s classes filled more than one hundred 100 boxes for children in need in foreign countries. One student commented; “We were delighted to take part in this […]

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Students, Teachers, of Presentation Secondary School Tralee Con O'Connor (Pieta House) and David Moran(Kerry Footballer) who were invited to raise the Amber Flag in conjunction with Mental Health Week on Thursday. Photo Joe Hanley

Presentation Secondary School Presented With Amber Flag

October 11, 2019 at 8:52 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School’s gym was packed on Thursday afternoon as the school accepted the Amber Flag from Pieta House. Joining staff and the student body in the gym were representatives from Pieta House and Jigsaw Kerry as well as Kerry footballer David Moran. The Pieta House Amber Flag initiative recognises […]

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Presentation Secondary Art teacher Lily O'Sullivan (left) with Transition Year students, TY co-ordinator Anne O'Mahony and Fr Sean Jones in front of the mural at the Church of the Immaculate Conception on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Students Paint Mural For Church In Rathass

May 15, 2019 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

A MURAL painted by Presentation Secondary School students received a special blessing at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Rathass on Wednesday. A mural with the words ‘Be Not Afraid’ emblazoned across it by Transition Year students is now hanging at the back of the church and art teacher […]

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Clodagh Begley (Nano Nagle Award), Kate Lynch (Lee Strand Award) and Cara Segal (Ceist Award) at the Presentation Secondary School annual awards at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation Tralee Students Honoured At End Of Year Awards

May 10, 2019 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S awards season for schools and on Thursday night, Presentation Secondary School Tralee held a ceremony at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. It’s a night to honour those who have excelled in sport, academia and the arts over the past year and there were a number of awards given out on the […]

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At the presentation of the cheque to Cuan Mhuire were, front from left; Principal of Presentation Secondary School Mary Kennelly, Shannon Browne, Sr Bríd of Cuan Mhuire, Ciara O'Mahony and Vice-Principal Chrissie Kelly. Back  from left; Erica Lucid, teachers Sheila O'Connell, Norma Foley and Yvonne Rice and Lisa Curran. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Students Present Cheques To Two Charities

February 2, 2019 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

TWO cheques were presented by Presentation Secondary Tralee students this week to Cuan Mhuire and the Irish Cancer Society. Transition Year Students  from Presentation Secondary School Tralee presented a cheque for €1000 to former Principal Sr Brid Clifford in aid of Cuan Mhuire, which is Ireland’s largest voluntary provider of Rehabilitation […]

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Third year students at Presentation Secondary School in Tralee who received First Aid certificates from the Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross on Monday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Pres Girls Receive Certificates From Irish Red Cross

November 19, 2018 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School third year students took part in a very worthwhile course earlier this year. They participated in First Aid training provided by the Irish Red Cross in May and received certs on Monday morning. This is a very important life skill for the students to have. They can use […]

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Students dress up for Love Literature Week at Presentation Tralee. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Dressing Up For Presentation Tralee’s Love Literature Week

November 8, 2018 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were witches, Harry Potters, the Queen of Hearts and Mrs Brown’s Boys aplenty in Presentation Secondary School Tralee yesterday as they celebrated another Love Literature Week with a special ‘Dress In Character Day’. It was one event in the highly anticipated, high octane extravaganza taking place from Monday to Friday […]

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Teri and Niamh Rice with teacher Helena Madigan at the Presentation Secondary Tralee Open Night on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Massive Turnout At CBS The Green And Presentation Open Nights

October 19, 2018 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PARENTS and fifth and sixth class pupils, from schools all over Tralee and beyond, got a great insight into what goes on at two Tralee secondary schools on Thursday night. The open nights at CBS The Green and Presentation Tralee drew hundreds of visitors and with so much to see […]

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Pres Tralee To Hold Open Evening This Thursday

Pres Tralee To Hold Open Evening This Thursday

October 13, 2018 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School in Tralee will open its doors this Thursday for parents and prospective students to discover the wonderful facilities and have staff inform them why it’s the perfect place for second-level education. Pres, as it is popularly known, is a Catholic Secondary school for girls, with a community […]

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In front; Niamh Rahilly, Natasha Tobin and Ruth O'Connell. At back; Doireann Thomas, Mary O'Connell, Laura Scanlon and Aisling O'Connell who are taking part in a project on Lyme Disease awareness. Photo by Dermot Crean

Pres Girls Reach Final Of ECO UNESCO Competition With Lyme Disease Project

May 11, 2018 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Tralee girls have advanced to the final of the ECO UNESCO competition with their project on Lyme Disease and now they need your votes. The group of Transition Year students in the ‘Give An X To Ticks’ project have held a ‘Tick Awareness Day’ back in February to inform the public about […]

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Presentation students present a cheque to Inspired group members on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Students Raise Funds For Inspired Group

May 8, 2018 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION students raised €380 for the Inspired Group during National Flag day back in March and handed over the cheque on Friday last. Teacher, Margaret Barry, explained how the fifth year history students raised the funds. “Presentation Tralee is associated with the Thomas Francis Maher Foundation which aims to promote […]

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Hanging painted eggs on a tree at Presentation Tralee were German teacher Marian Cronin with pupils Palesa Hlongwane, Michelle Miranda, Bronagh Kelliher, Sarah Horan, Alice O'Connell, Amy McCarthy, Ellie O'Hanlon, Ria Harmon and Sadhbh Lowth and Ellie Mason. Photo by Dermot Crean

Spring Is In The Air At Presentation Tralee

March 23, 2018 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

SPRING is definitely in the air at Presentation Tralee as the students prepare for the Easter holidays. In the courtyard in the school, the trees have suddenly become more colourful with the introduction of some painted eggs. German teacher, Marian Cronin, explained the reasons behind it. “It’s an old German […]

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Pres Student Bakes Her Way To Third In Nationwide Competition

March 13, 2018 at 1:02 pm Comments are Disabled

A STUDENT from Presentation Secondary School Tralee baked her way into third place in a National Competition last week. Orlaith O’Brien from Pres achieved third at the ‘CEIST All Ireland Bake-Off’ which is supported by Odlums. Orlaith was one of eight finalists in the senior category chosen from hundreds of […]

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'The Simpsons' taking part in the Dress In Character Day for Love Literature Week at Presentation Secondary School on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Fun At Presentation For ‘Dress In Character’ Day

March 1, 2018 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE elaborate costumes, the excitement of dressing up and the giddiness of finding out the weather alert would ensure a four day weekend, created a fantastic atmosphere at Presentation Secondary School on Wednesday…and that was just among the teachers! Presentation Secondary School Tralee was celebrating their highly anticipated, high octane […]

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Presentation girls and supporters after winning the U16B National League title at the National Basketball Arena in Dublin yesterday.

WATCH: Presentation Basketballers Complete National Title Double

February 28, 2018 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

PRESENTATION Secondary School Tralee completed a double of national titles when they won the U16 B League All Ireland at National Basketball Arena, Tallaght yesterday. Having won the U16B Cup in January, their opponents were St Paul’s Oughterard and the girls ran out 47 to 14 winners. There was joyous […]

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