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Science Week 2018

This year National Science Week was held from the 11th – 18th November. Both 1st and 2nd years were in attendance in UL last Monday at the Xtra-Ordinary Science Show which was aimed at students of Junior Cycle Science. Topics such as Forces, Digestion, Acids and Bases and Energy were […]

UCD Entrance Scholars Awards

We would like to congratulate Liam Crowley and David McEvoy who were acknowledged by UCD as Academic High Achievers based on their Leaving Certificate results, both students sat their Leaving Certificate in 2018. The UCD Entrance Scholars are first year students recognised for their academic achievement who have achieved 560 […]

Manus Heenan and Abbey Bread – a Year’s Journey.

Manus Heenan is a Fifth Year student here at Cistercian College, and he is celebrating his first year in business with his company Abbey Bread! This time last year he embarked on a journey that was one of the highlights of the College and Monastic Community. Manus’ journey began when […]

Transition Year Update

The 2018-2019 transition year class began their year with a trip to the Delphi activity centre where they took part in a variety of team building activities, including raft building, a bog challenge and high ropes. This was the start of what has been a very busy half term, while […]

Les Miserables

Rehearsals for the annual musical, Claude Michel Schonberg’s epic ‘Les Miserables’, are well under way. With over 80 students treading the boards and the Transition Year students working hard to design and create our set (under the watchful eye of Mr Chris O Donoghue!). The whole student body is rallying […]

Abbey Bread continues to Rise!

Congratulations to Manus Heenan 5th Year who has qualified for the National Taste of Ireland – 2018 Blas Awards with Abbey Bread, this event takes place next weekend and we wish Manus well. Earlier in the year Manus won the Senior Category of the National Student Enterprise Awards with Abbey […]

Junior Certificate Results 2018

Congratulations to the Transition Year and 5th year students who received their Junior Certificate results this morning. There were nervous scenes as students opened their envelopes which contained their results and following this they all made a phone call home. This group of students participated in the full College curriculum […]

New 1st Year Class of 2018

The College welcomed back all students on Monday and Tuesday nights. Information seminars were delivered to each of the year groups and their parents. 38 First Year students joined the College on Monday night and new students also joined in all of the other years.   The introduction of 5 […]

Top marks for class of 2018 !

Students and parents of the Leaving Cert class of 2018 arrived at Cistercian College from early morning to collect their results. There were emotional scenes as students nervously opened their envelopes to read their results. The Principal and Deputy Principal of the College were there to meet the students and […]