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PHOTOS: Busy Couple Of Weeks For TY Students At Presentation Secondary

PHOTOS: Busy Couple Of Weeks For TY Students At Presentation Secondary

March 21, 2017 at 10:32 am 0 comments

THE past couple of  weeks have been quite  busy for Transition Year students at Presentation Secondary School with a number of events taking place. TY students from Presentation Tralee and CBS attended a Lenten talk in the Presentation Primary Hall with Richard Moore organised by the Diocese of Kerry on Tuesday last. […]

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Ciara Boyd,  Blaithnaid Cotter, Rebecca Duggan and Eimear Ellard

Presentation Girls In Final 50 Of National Competition

March 11, 2017 at 9:23 am 0 comments

A PRESENTATION Tralee TY group have reached the last 50 teams in the SEAI ‘One Good Idea’ competition. Ciara Boyd, Blaithnaid Cotter, Rebecca Duggan and Eimear Allard were extremely busy running their activity week recently and put the finishing touches to the final project submission this week. Continued below… Their project, ‘Locally Grown Is […]

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Ciara Boyd, Sadhbh Kilgallen, Michelle Doody, Niamh Walsh, Therese Keane, Lucy Murphy, Sally O'Hara, and Áine Rice at the Presentation Secondary School's Love Literature Week on Wednesday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Presentation Students Get Schooled For Love Literature Week

February 9, 2017 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

LOVE Literature week 2017 is currently underway at Presentation Secondary school Tralee which is all about promoting the arts in the school. This year’s theme is “Celebrating Feisty Females in Literature”. The inspiration for this week’s events is the poem “Phenomenal Woman. That’s me” by Poet Maya Angelo. All students heard a recording […]

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Pres Girls Banking On Success In Competition

Pres Girls Banking On Success In Competition

January 22, 2017 at 10:07 am 0 comments

THE Pres girls opened their Butterfly Bank this week at the school in their aim to follow the success of their schoolmates of previous years in the ‘AIB Build A Bank’ competition. The Dream Bank from the school won the overall national prize in 2015 and last year’s Blossom Bank […]

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Presentation Honours Student With Highest Marks In Leaving Cert Art

Presentation Honours Student With Highest Marks In Leaving Cert Art

December 30, 2016 at 10:29 am 0 comments

FORMER Presentation Secondary School student, Alice Jaeger, returned to her alma mater on Tuesday, December 20 to receive an award on behalf of the school in recognition of receiving the highest marks in Leaving cert Higher level Art in 2016. All Art students in the school attended the ceremony together with Art […]

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Butterfly Bank Takes Flight At Presentation School

Butterfly Bank Takes Flight At Presentation School

December 27, 2016 at 9:40 am 0 comments

THE AIB Build a Bank School Bank for 2016 /2017 was launched at Presentation Tralee on Tuesday, December 20. The “Butterfly Bank” is encouraging students to “Spread Your Wings And Fly” by opening an account with the bank and saving to fund your dreams. The Bank management team is made up […]

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Presentation Helps Out St Vincent de Paul Appeal

Presentation Helps Out St Vincent de Paul Appeal

December 23, 2016 at 10:52 am 0 comments

THE St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Food Appeal was a tremendous success in Presentation Secondary School, Tralee this year. Following a visit from Christy Lynch, regional organiser of SVP, the Student Representative Council was motivated to organise the promotion of the appeal and the collection of food items and Christmas treats in […]

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judges Ms. Caroline Foley, Mr. Alan O’Sullivan , Ms. Helena Madigan and Ms. Margaret Barry.

Presentation Christmas Jumper Day Raises Almost €1,000 For Ronald McDonald House

December 21, 2016 at 9:55 am 0 comments

ALL students at Presentation Secondary School, Tralee were invited to wear Christmas Jumpers on Tuesday in order to raise funds for the Ronald McDonald house at Crumlin Children’s Hospital. However, students are being asked to use their creativity to “Upcycle” an existing jumper rather than wearing a shop-bought version. Continued below… […]

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In front; Odhran O'Hanlon, Brian Fitzpatrick and Natasha Tobin. Back from left; Leann Savage, Tara Foran, Caoimhe Tobin, Tim McMahon, Gitas Marcisauskas and Micheal Flynn at the Presentation Secondary School Night at the Dogs on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation Staff And Students Have Fun At Greyhound Stadium

November 26, 2016 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

THE Presentation Secondary School Night at the Dogs was very well supported at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. Staff members, students and their families all turned up for the night of entertainment with funds raised going towards improving facilities at the school. As well as the races, there were many spot prizes on the […]

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In front Sasha Gaudino, Clem O'Keefe and Mary Burke with Candlelight. Back: Brid Prenderville, Mary O'Keeffe, Kya McGrath, Katelyn Hurley, Roisin Coffey, Amy O'Sullivan, Shannon Enright, Robyn O'Keeffe and  launch the Presentation Secondary School Night at the Dogs. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Presentation Looks Forward To Night At The Dogs

November 22, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

PRESENTATION Secondary School, Tralee are holding a “Night at the Dogs” at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on this Friday, November 25, doors open at 7pm. The school hasn’t done a major fundraising campaign like this in 20 years and they are hoping for a big attendance on the night. There will be […]

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Mental Health Week Taking Place In Two Secondary Schools

Mental Health Week Taking Place In Two Secondary Schools

October 24, 2016 at 2:01 pm 1 comment

FIONNBAR Walsh joined students from CBS The Green and Presentation Secondary School to launch their Mental Health Awarness week which began today. This year, for the first time, the Student Representative Councils from both schools are working together to organise  the events  in their respective schools. The aim is to promote positive […]

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Presentation Girls Aim For The Olympiad

Presentation Girls Aim For The Olympiad

October 15, 2016 at 3:05 pm 0 comments

TWO Presentation Tralee students have been selected to participate in the International  Junior Science Olympiad qualifiers. Michelle Doody, Ballybeggan, Tralee  and Ciara Boyd, The Spa, Tralee  of Transition year have been selected based on their excellent Junior Cert results in Science and Maths. Continued below… The International Junior Science Olympiad is a […]

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Pres Student To Receive Award For Top Leaving Cert Art Result

Pres Student To Receive Award For Top Leaving Cert Art Result

October 13, 2016 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

A TRALEE teenager will receive an award later this month for getting the highest marks in Ireland in art. There were great celebrations in Presentation Secondary School when the news arrived that Alice Jaeger from Ballyard, of the Leaving Cert group 2016 had achieved the highest marks of any student in the country in […]

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At the Eco-Unesco Young Environmentalist Awards 2016 in Dublin today, overall senior winners, Presentation Secondary School, Tralee. From left to right; Emma Sheehy, Sarah Buckley, Mary  Fitzpatrick, Nora O'Connell, Erika O'Sullivan and Rachael McCarthy. Photo: Tommy Clancy

Can Tralee Students Keep Up Great Record At ECO-UNESCO Awards?

September 8, 2016 at 12:41 pm 0 comments

STUDENTS from Tralee and around the country are being invited to register to take part in the ECO-UNESCO Young Environmentalist Awards 2017. Tralee students have a good record in the competition. Just last year, Presentation Tralee Transition Year Science students won three prizes including the Senior Waste category and Overall Senior Prize […]

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Ladies at the Presentation Tralee Students' Debs Ball at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Presentation Students’ Debs Ball

August 13, 2016 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

PRESENTATION Tralee students held their Debs Ball on Thursday night and there was some style on display as we brought you yesterday (click here for previous coverage). Over 210 lads and lasses enjoyed the craic at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and they really pulled out all the stops in the glamour stakes. […]

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A group of ladies at the Presentation Tralee Students' Debs Ball at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From The Presentation Tralee Students’ Debs Ball (Part 1)

August 12, 2016 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

THE Leaving Cert results are less than a week away, but that was a million miles from the minds of students enjoying themselves in Ballyroe last night. The hotel hosted over 210 teenagers at the Presentation Tralee students’ debs ball and they looked very smart as they arrived for a […]

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The cheque was presented to Mr. Tom Barrett of the Kerry Branch of Arthritis Ireland.

Presentation Girls Raise Funds For Arthritis Ireland

June 5, 2016 at 10:22 am 0 comments

STUDENTS at Presentation Tralee raised over €800 for Arthritis Ireland  to mark ‘Children With Arthritis Awareness Month in May. Ms. Kingston’s TY Home Economics group at Presentation Secondary Tralee organised a Monster “Sweet and Savoury” Bake sale on Friday, May 13. Continued below… Arthritis is actually the biggest cause of childhood disability in Ireland […]

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Presentation Students’ Lunch For Staff Serves Up Funds For Cuan Mhuire

Presentation Students’ Lunch For Staff Serves Up Funds For Cuan Mhuire

May 26, 2016 at 3:04 pm 0 comments

A FUNDRAISING lunch for organised by Presentation students for staff at the school raised €1,600 for Cuan Mhuire. On May 11, staff members were treated to a wonderful selection of quiches, cold meats and salads followed by desserts and tea/coffee – all prepared freshly by the TY students from Ms O’Connor’s Home Economic […]

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At the cheque handover of €3000 from AIB bank to Presentation Secondary School were in front, Sarah Fitzgerald and AIB Tralee Branch Manager, Joe Shannon. Back: Eimer Brosnan, Kate O'Connor, Muireann Moriarty, Isabelle Horgan, Maeve Dowling, Sarah Leahy, Noreen O'Grady, Lilianne O'Connor and Mary Rose Cantillon. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Presentation Girls Bank Thousands For Their School With AIB Competition

May 24, 2016 at 10:08 am 0 comments

A GROUP of Presentation Secondary School students came second in a national competition recently and won €3,000 for their school. The girls took part in the AIB Build a Bank Challenge which offers transition and 5th year students a chance to run their own School Bank. Joe Shannon, Manager of […]

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Orla Corrigan, Moira Hanifin, Lucinda Hamilton, Aisling Clarke, Chelsea Flannery and Ellen Phelan at the Presentation Secondary School Graduation 2016. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Graduation Day For The Young Ladies Of Presentation

May 21, 2016 at 10:29 am 0 comments

PRESENTATION Secondary School sixth year students celebrated their graduation on Friday. The weather may have been awful, but it didn’t spoil the day for the many students and their families who attended a mass in St John’s  Church. Later there was a reception in the school hall where students no doubt reflected on […]

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Presentation Students Scoop National Honours At ECO-UNESCO Awards

Presentation Students Scoop National Honours At ECO-UNESCO Awards

May 19, 2016 at 11:09 am 0 comments

WHAT a day for  Presentation Secondary School Tralee in Dublin yesterday when they won three prizes at the Eco-Unesco Young Environmentalist Awards. Transition Year Science students at the school travelled to the Mansion House Dublin at the awards on Wednesday and Ms. Rita O’Donoghue’s group ‘If Your Dog Poops, You Scoop’ won the Senior Waste […]

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At the Ladies Football Mitchels/Boherbee Regeneration Project Football Blitz in John Mitchels Sports Complex were, from left: Rachel Prenderville, Erica O'Sullivan, Amy Cullan, Emma Sheehy, Lilly Collins, Roisin O'Connell, Grainne Green, Rory Kilgallen, William Harmon, Pat Sayers, Cora Carrigg and Anne O'Mahony. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Pres Girls Bring Football To A New Regeneration In Mitchels

May 17, 2016 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

A SCHOOLS and GAA Club initiative, involving John Mitchels and two schools in its heartland, has brought the skills of Gaelic Football to primary school children, many of whom never played the game before. Eighteen Presentation transition year students were tasked with training Gaelic Football skills to  80 third and fourth class Presentation […]

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Presentation Secondary School students at the launch of the project back in January.

Groups From Tralee Schools Make Finals Of National Eco-Unesco Awards

May 5, 2016 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

TWO Transition Year groups from Presentation Secondary School and two from Mercy Mounthawk have made the final of the Eco-Unesco Youth Environmental awards to be held later this month and you can vote for the projects online in a public vote. Both “If your dog poops, You Scoop” campaign and the […]

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Presentation Holds Mental Health Awareness Week At School

April 13, 2016 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

THE Student Representative Council at Presentation Secondary School, Tralee co-ordinated the Annual Mental Health Awareness week in Presentation Tralee last week as a range of activities and talks were provided for all students by representatives of agencies such as Kerry Jigsaw and Aware. While different groups were scheduled for formal […]

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Presentation Girls’ Project Raises Awareness Of Knotweed Problem

Presentation Girls’ Project Raises Awareness Of Knotweed Problem

March 16, 2016 at 10:42 am 0 comments

PRESENTATION Tralee students are trying to raise public awareness of a weed causing serious problems in the county. The transition year students are taking part in the Eco Unesco Young Environmental Competition and are tackling the issue of Japanese Knotweed’s spread in Kerry. The weed is an alien invasive species introduced as […]

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Pres Girls Hoping For Two-In-A-Row In AIB Build A Bank Competition

Pres Girls Hoping For Two-In-A-Row In AIB Build A Bank Competition

March 15, 2016 at 12:52 pm 0 comments

STUDENTS at Presentation Secondary School in Tralee will be hoping for a two in a row as they prepare for the national AIB Build A Bank competition finals. ‘The Blossom Bank’ will be hoping to emulate last year’s entry from the school, ‘The Dream Bank’, which won the top award last year. […]

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Award-Winning Designer Sees Pres Girls Go Green With Fashion Ideas

Award-Winning Designer Sees Pres Girls Go Green With Fashion Ideas

March 12, 2016 at 10:43 am 0 comments

PRESENTATION girls showed their fashion designing skills on Friday to a former pupil who has gone on to make a name for herself in the industry. The Transition Year Science group ‘Aims To Greener Fashion’ rolled out their focused campaign this week at the secondary school in Tralee as part of their SEAI […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Pres Girls Bust A Move For Operation Transformation

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Pres Girls Bust A Move For Operation Transformation

February 13, 2016 at 10:03 am 0 comments

STUDENTS at Presentation Secondary Tralee, have been participating in the #itsyourmove launched by Operation Transformation (OT) as part of their PE fitness programme. OT launched a brand new dance fitness campaign #itsyourmove, designed especially for teenage girls by Hip Hop sensations, Raw Edge Crew. Each week over the past month a […]

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Presentation Secondary School students at the launch of the project back in January.

Dogs Deposit A Lot Of Poop On ‘The Fat Mile’

February 5, 2016 at 1:08 pm 0 comments

CAHERSLEE and the Bracker O’Regan Road, or The Fat Mile, are problem areas for dog waste according to a survey by local students. On Friday, January 29, a Transition Year Science class from Presentation, Tralee, continued their mission to tackle the issue of dog waste in Tralee. The group, which call […]

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The CBS The Green team that took part in Kerry Schools Cross Country Championships.

PHOTOS: Tralee Secondary School Students Win At Cross Country Event

January 23, 2016 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

TRALEE athletes excelled at the Kerry Schools Cross Country Championships on Wednesday at The Demesne, Killarney. Tralee CBS beat competition from around the county to win the ‘Best School Award’ for boys, with Mercy Mounthawk coming in second place and Presentation Milltown 3rd. Presentation Killarney won ‘Best Girls School’ with Mercy Mounthawk once […]

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