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The 2017-2018 TY Programme official came to an end on Thursday May 23rd with a graduation mass and presentation of certificates.  We celebrated after a very successful year with students taking part in a multitude of events and activities, many discovering talents that they didn’t know they had.  One of […]

Irish Life Health All Ireland Schools T&F Championships

The All Ireland Schools T&F Championships were held on Saturday June 2nd  in Tullamore. Representing Cistercian College were  Lúc Culliton in the Senior Hammer and Lorcan Mullen in the Junior 1500m.  Lúc was placed 5th in the Senior Hammer with a PB of 43 Metres. Lorcan came 6th in the Junior […]

Sports Awards 2018

The following are the recipients of this year’s sports awards General Golf: Sam Murphy Tennis: Junior: Peadar O Muiri Senior: Manus Heenan Soccer: Juan Garcia Overseas Sportsperson Of the Year: Rocco Morales Equestrian: Paddy Sheeran, Caleb Schofield and John Nolan Athletics Minor: Max Flynn Junior: Lorcan Mullen Inter: Sean Frawley […]

Musica Vivit 2018

On Thursday May 3rd, the students and staff of CCRs Music department took to the grand stage of The University Concert Hall, Limerick once again for the annual music concert- Musica Vivit.  This year, the music department staff, led by Mr William Cullagh brought a record number of students to […]

National Student Entrepreneur 2018

Congratulations to Transition Year student Manus Heenan who yesterday was  awarded  “National Student Entrepreneur 2018” after he won 1st place in the Senior category of the competition, in addition to being the overall winner he was awarded the prize for most creative use of social media. His project “Abbey Bread” was […]

The Barry Nash Memorial Hurling Competition

The annual Barry Nash Memorial hurling competition  was played on Wednesday afternoon. Barry and his two brothers Cathal and Diarmuid were all past students of Cistercian College. All three brothers were keen hurlers and their father Jim was a prominent member of  the Hurling Support Committee. Tragically Barry lost his life in 2014 […]

Academic Awards 2018

On Tuesday last May 1st the College hosted the Annual Academic Awards, the entire school community attended the awards. This annual event recognises the academic achievement and the classroom and study hall commitment of the student body. Awards were presented to: Vladimir Nikulin – The Haugh Cup for Science Lorcan […]

Fr. Peter Garvey Memorial Lecture

On Friday night Mr. Brian Cowan, former student and former Taoiseach, delivered the keynote speech at the inaugural Fr. Peter Garvey Memorial lecture held in the Recreation Hall. In his speech Brian gave his reflections on the Good Friday Agreement – 20 years on. Fr. Peter’s family were all in […]

Sherry Cup

On Wednesday April 25th the Sherry Cup music competition was held in the Recreation Hall at the College. There were several entries both in the Junior and Senior categories, the competition was of a very high standard making it difficult for the adjudicators to select winners. For the audience it […]

TY Trip to Italy

At 2 a.m. on Friday morning last a group of 22 TY students left the college to catch the 7 a.m. flight to Milan to begin their 4 day tour. First stop was the city of Milan, fashion capital of the world, where they had time to stroll in the […]