Post Tagged with: "Gaelcholaiste Chiarrai"

Cast members of 'Til Death Do Us Part' made up of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí TY students before curtain up at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Students’ Production Is A Sold-Out Success

May 30, 2022 at 12:07 pm Comments are Disabled

GAELCHOLÁISTE Chiarraí’s TY students put on a great performance at a sold-out show on Friday evening in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn’s hall. The students had been rehearsing for ‘Til Death Do Us Part’, an original comedy drama written by Mary Quirke of Qwerkreation Productions, for a number of weeks and the […]

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Gradam Ceoil Sóisir winners Micheál Ó Ficheallaigh, Rebekah Ní Shithigh, Grace Ní Ifearnáin, Emma Ní Ifearnáin Peter Ó Dúghaill. Photo by John Walsh

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Honours Students At Annual Awards

May 28, 2022 at 8:58 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS and staff at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí celebrated a busy and very successful school year at their annual awards ceremony held in the school in Moyderwell on Thursday afternoon. The academic, artistic and sporting achievements of the students were celebrated and awards were presented to over 30 students. Príomhoide Ruairí Ó […]

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Síle Ní Loingsigh, Aoife Ní Shuilleabháin, Ciara Ní Chroidheáin, Grace Ní Bhriain and Ella Ní Bhraoin at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Graduation Night at The Meadowlands Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Graduation Night For Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students

May 27, 2022 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

WITH less than two weeks to go before the start of the Leaving Cert exams, the sixth year students from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí gathered for a graduation ceremony in The Meadowlands Hotel on Thursday night. “We had 74 Leaving Cert students this year, the most we’ve had so far in the […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí: Eoin agus Ben. Sa phictiúr chomh maith tá Feidhmeannach Foras na Gaeilge, Caitlín Ní Chonghaile, agus Antoine Ó Coileáin, Príomhfheidhmeannach Gael Linn. Pic: Seán Ó Mainnín

Gaelbhratach Awarded To Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students

May 21, 2022 at 8:56 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí joined schools from all over the country at the Gaelbhratach presentation on DCU St Patrick’s Campus in Dublin on Tuesday. The flags were presented to students and teachers in recognition of the work they carried out throughout the year to promote the Irish language in their schools. […]

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The cast of 'Til Death Do Us Part' with playwright Mary Quirke taking a break from rehearsals. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Prepare For ‘Til Death Do Us Part’

May 4, 2022 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

REHEARSALS are in full swing for a hilarious comedy to be performed by Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students near the end of the month. ‘Til Death Do Us Part’ is an original comedy drama written by Mary Quirke of Qwerkreation Productions. Mary Quirke has worked with the Transition year students in the […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students who won awards at the Briery Gap in Macroom last week.

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Win Awards At National Schools Drama Competition

March 15, 2022 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

By Daithí Ó Loingsigh (student at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí) Ghlac daltaí misniúla Idirbhliana Ghaelcholáiste Chiarraí páirt i bhFéile Drámaíochta “The Briery Gap” in Ionad Óige Mhainistir Fhear Muí  Déardaoin seo caite. Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí TY students were delighted to participate in the national Briery Gap Theatre Competition in Fermoy last week. Ba […]

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Erin Donnelly, Aoibhín Ní Loingsigh and Ella Breen at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From The Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students’ Debs Ball

February 24, 2022 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S Debs Ball week at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and last night it was the turn of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students to have fun during the mid-term break. Over 90 guests were in attendance for a night of food, fashion and dancing until the small hours, a chance for the sixth […]

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Grace Ni Ifearnáin who won a National Scifest award.

Gaelcholáiste Student Looks Forward To US Trip After Winning SciFest Award

January 26, 2022 at 4:27 pm Comments are Disabled

A GAELCHOLÁISTE Chiarraí student has won the Broadcom Masters International Award at SciFest for her project on Japanese knotweed. Grace Ni Ifearnáin has now been selected by SciFest to represent Ireland at the Broadcom Masters International programme in Atlanta, Georgia, from May 8-13 2022. Grace is currently in second year […]

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Mercy Mounthawk students Conor Bradshaw, Dara Newsome and David Hughes with the two awards they won at Scifest 2020 last weekend. Photo by Dermot Crean

Mercy Mounthawk Enjoys Big Success At BT Young Scientists Exhibition

January 14, 2022 at 5:13 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a fantastic afternoon for Tralee schools, but especially for Mercy Mounthawk at the BT Young Scientists and Technology Exhibition as the award results were announced. Dara Newsome, David Hughes and Conor Bradshaw’s project ‘Specs – A Wearable Smart Device for Dementia Patients’ was Overall Runner-up in the competition, […]

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A group from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí planting trees on Bracker O'Regan Road on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Help Plant Trees On Bracker O’Regan Road

November 30, 2021 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Tidy Towns welcomed students from the Gaelcholáiste Chíarraí last Friday to plant 78 native Hawthorn trees on Bracker O’Regan Road. This builds on the trees already planted by Kerry Group staff last month. Anne Marie Fuller of Tralee Tidy Towns said: “Tralee Tidy Towns is delighted to work with the students […]

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Minister Foley Turns Sod For Construction Of New Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí

Minister Foley Turns Sod For Construction Of New Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí

May 14, 2021 at 2:14 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board (Kerry ETB) and Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí were delighted to welcome the Minister for Education, Norma Foley, TD, to turn the sod for the construction of a new school building for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí on Friday. The new 75,000 sq. ft. building with a capacity to cater for […]

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Students From Tralee Schools Excel In National Journalism Competition

Students From Tralee Schools Excel In National Journalism Competition

May 26, 2020 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from Tralee schools were among the winners of a national journalism and writing competition. The result of ‘Press Pass’ run by NewsBrands Ireland were announced yesterday and Caylin Murray, Mercy Secondary School was deemed winner of the ‘Opinion’ category, while Cian Ó Grifín of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí was second in the ‘Photojournalism’ […]

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Students taking part in the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Run on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Students Enjoy Seachtain Na Gaeilge Run In The Park

March 12, 2020 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE entire student body at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí were joined by their teachers for a 5k fun run during the school’s Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations. While some wore green to mark the upcoming national holiday, they had to cover up with jackets as the heavens opened while they made their way […]

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Deputy Pa Daly.

Daly Wants Review Of Tendering Process For New Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí

February 13, 2020 at 8:34 am Comments are Disabled

INCOMING Sinn Féin TD for Kerry, Pa Daly, has called on the Department of Education to review the tendering process for the new Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí school, so that local builders would not be excluded from the process. A contractor has yet to be appointed to the project, located on a […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students modelling Junk Kouture entries. Included are, back from left; Ella Ní hAnnáin, Laura Ní Lionnáin, Katie de Rossa, Aoife Ní Shuilleabháin, Máire Sabhaois and Saoirse Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh. In front; Ella Ní Bhroin and Ella Nic Gabhann. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Students Make Big Effort For Junk Kouture

January 22, 2020 at 1:52 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY’RE a very creative bunch in Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí and students there always make a huge effort for an annual competition to highlight environmental issues. Junk Kouture is a fashion competition using recycled materials, which challenges young people to design, create and model high-end couture from everyday junk. Teacher Deirdre Ní Shíocháin […]

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Clodagh Donnelly, Ciara O'Sullivan and Sinead Murphy at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Debs' Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Amazing Style At The Gaelcholáiste Students’ Debs Ball

January 3, 2020 at 12:49 pm Comments are Disabled

WE’RE in festive debs season and after the glamour of the CBS Tralee students ball on Monday, it was the turn of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students to glam up on Thursday night. Again, the venue was the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and over 90 students enjoyed a three course meal with entertainment […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students and Philip Lyons of Novas with some of the shoeboxes students collected for Arlington Lodge. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gaelcholáiste Students Help Out Arlington Lodge With Shoebox Appeal

December 23, 2019 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí showed their generosity just before Christmas with a shoebox collection for a homeless shelter. Elma O’Sullivan’s Transitiion Year class co-ordinated with the whole school to put together shoeboxes and fundraise for Arlington Lodge. “We felt it was a very worthy cause especially at Christmas time and […]

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On  Monday at Gaelchlosite Chairraí, Tralee student presented with their teachers presented a cheque of €185-53 to Jimmy Mulligan (South West Councillors< Killarney) the money was rside during Wellbeing Week, 2019 at their school. Max Búrca,Sinead Ní Mhurchú, Leahy Ní Sheanacháin,Jared O Briain, Eve Ní Chríodáin,Muireann Ní Dhullaing,Zoe Ní Chearúill,Kiana Breathnach august Daithi O Loinsigh, Teachers, Inion Ni Mhuircheartaigh agus Iníon Ní Laocha. Photo Joe Hanley

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Wellbeing Week Raises Funds For Counselling Service

November 25, 2019 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

GAELCHOLAISTE Chiarraí celebrated their annual Wellbeing Week earlier this month which saw a variety of events in the school. One such event was a cake sale run by the student’s council and wellbeing team to collect money for Southwest counselling services. On Monday, the students presented, with their teachers, a cheque […]

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Minister Launches Process For Gathering Irish Language Plan For Tralee

Minister Launches Process For Gathering Irish Language Plan For Tralee

November 17, 2019 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

GAELCHOLÁISTE Chiarraí hosted a very pleasant event on Friday informing the Tralee public about the process involved in putting together the Tralee Language Plan. Tralee has been named as a Gaeltacht Service Town, resulting in funding being made available by the Department of the Gaeltacht and Foras na Gaeilge for […]

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Mark Doe.

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Parents Council To Hold Christmas Cookery Demonstration

November 15, 2019 at 2:36 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Parents Council of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí will present ‘A Christmas Cookery Demonstration’ by chef Mark Doe at The Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee on Wednesday, November 27, at 8.00pm. In addition to the cookery demonstration there will be a door raffle, spot prizes and a raffle for the various meal courses prepared […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students who took part in Wellbeing Week.

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Take Part In Wellbeing Week

November 14, 2019 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí celebrated their annual Wellbeing Week from November 4-8 which saw a variety of events in the school with all year groups getting involved. This year’s events focused on the five indicators of wellbeing (Active, Connected, Resilient, Aware and Responsible) with collaboration across all departments in the school getting […]

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Gaelcholaiste Chiarrai students collecting waste at Cockleshell.

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Collect Litter At Cockleshell

September 30, 2019 at 12:41 pm Comments are Disabled

ON Friday last, the students of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí joined in solidarity with their fellow students all over the world with a practical response to Greta Thunberg’s call for immediate and substantial action to deal with environmental degradation. Teaming up with An Taisce on its greencoasts.org campaign, the Coiste Glas, a group of 21 environmentally conscious students, descended on […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí. Sinéad Ni Mhrchú agus Marc Ó Brioc

PHOTOS: Three Kerry Schools Receive The Gaelbhratach

May 28, 2019 at 9:14 am Comments are Disabled

THREE Kerry schools Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí, Colaiste Íde and Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne can once again proudly fly the Gaelbhratach flag awarded to them recently in recognition of their work in promoting the Irish language. Students accepted the flags at a presentation ceremony held in the Pavilion at Leopardstown Racecourse on Tuesday, May 21. […]

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Caoimhe Ní Loinsigh, Katie Ní Thóibín Breathnach, Kay de Barra, Lottie Ní Chárthaigh and Sibéal Ní Chathasaigh at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Awards Night at Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Honouring Achievements At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Awards

May 24, 2019 at 9:47 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí enjoyed the annual awards and graduation night  at Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday night. The special guest speakers for the evening were Fitness expert Joe O’Connor and Jonathan Deane, a past pupil of the school. Awards were given out for sports, academic and cultural achievements with the […]

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Aoife Ní Dhuilleáin, Leah Nic Ionrachtaigh and Abbie Ní Bhrosnacháin at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí TY Students fashion show at The Rose Hotel on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste TY Students Hit The Catwalk At Annual Fashion Show

May 10, 2019 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Transition Year Fashion Show was another great success last night at The Rose Hotel. It’s been going on now for several years as the students take to the catwalk in fashions from numerous local businesses. Mentored by teacher Michelle D’Altúin, the students organise every aspect of […]

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Sod Turned On New Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Development At Ballymullen Site

Sod Turned On New Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Development At Ballymullen Site

May 4, 2019 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board and the staff and students of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí were delighted to welcome the Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh TD, to turn the sod for the site enabling works at the site of the Gaelcholaiste Chairraí’s Campas Nua in Ballymullen in Tralee on Thursday. […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students taking part in the 5k Run on Friday in the Town Park. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Aidan And Bernard Join Gaelcholáiste Students For 5k Run

March 9, 2019 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

AROUND 360 pupils were joined by their teachers from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí and a few special guests for a 5k fun run to bring the school’s Seachtain na Gaeilge events to a close. Well known Kerry comedian Bernard Casey and fitness guru Aidan O’Mahony were on hand to lend their support […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí TY students at the Young Americans show at The Rose Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Students Join Young Americans For Energetic Show

February 8, 2019 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE all-singing, all-dancing Young Americans were in Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí during the week and on Thursday night they took to the stage with local students for a highly entertaining show at The Rose Hotel. The Young Americans is a charitable organisation dedicated to the promotion of understanding and goodwill among people […]

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Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students Clodagh Ní Bhrádaigh, Abbie Ní Bhrosnacháin, Sadie Ní Bhrosnacháin, Heather Breathnach and Abi Ní Chathasaigh with their Junk Kouture entry. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Spectacular Junk Kouture Entries From Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students

January 23, 2019 at 5:48 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER the success of one of their entries last year, it’s no wonder the students at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí have gone all out again this year for the Junk Kouture competition. ‘Fear Leighis Na Mara Plaisteach’ from Lennox Beaujouan, Peadar Toibin and Seán Ó Loingsigh won the ‘Most Unusual Material Award’ for […]

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Sarah Cleary, Aoife O'Donoghue, Rebecca Reilly and Molly Breathnach at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students' debs ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Students Enjoy Their Debs Ball

January 6, 2019 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER CBS and Mercy Mounthawk students enjoyed their debs during the week, it was time for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students to have some fun on Saturday night. Again, the venue was the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and 74 students enjoyed a three course meal with entertainment from DJ Big Jim. They were joined […]

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