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TY climb highest mountain!

On Thursday having just recovered from their trip to Barcelona, the Transition Year students set off early in the morning to climb Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest mountain, accompanied by their two teacher Mr. Flor. O’Brien and Mr. John O’Meara.

Silver Medal – Public Speaking

The Silver Medal Public Speaking competition took place on Tuesday 21st May in The Recreation Hall of the College.  The following third year students took part in the competition, Peter Collins,  Cuan Culliton, Callum Mac Entire, David Mulroney, Niall O’Sullivan and Jack Verling. Each speech was of a very high […]

Academic Awards 2019

Academic Awards 2019 Fr. Kevin Daly Cup – Awarded for achievement in Geography to Conall Bird Fr. Kevin Daly Cup – Awarded for achievement in History to Shane Mallon The Haugh Cup – Awarded for achievement in the Science group of subjects to Cian Quinn The Cussen Cup – Awarded […]

CCR win Leinster Juvenile Hurling

Final score: CCR 7-6 St Fergals, Rathdowney 4-9 CCR recorded their first Leinster title in over 15 years in this age group with a polished display on Wednesday, in a tightly contested game,  4 first half goals from James Conroy were needed to give CCR the narrowest 1 point half time advantage. Richie Whelan […]

Relay team break record!

South Leinster Athletics – Day 2: (Senior 4x100M Squad set South Leinster Championship Relay RECORD) The CCR Senior, Intermediate and U-16 boys took Waterford by storm today, including a record breaking performance from our Senior 4×100 Relay team. Diarmuid Kilgallen, Ben Murphy, Darragh Loughnane, Lucas Culliton and Adam Dunne broke the […]

Sherry Cup Cistercian Colle Roscrea

Sherry Cup

On Thursday May 9th, music students from both senior and junior house participated in the annual Sherry Cup Music Competition. With a varied programme featuring all levels and styles, the night was not only entertaining but inspiring and heartening as all year groups were represented and supported by their peers. […]

Leaving Cert student features on Late Late show

Congratulations to Sean Clancy who featured on the Late Late Show last Friday night. Sean, from Kilbehenny, was one of a panel of six Leaving Cert students who were interviewed by Ryan Tubridy.  In his responses to the questions asked of him Sean was very praising of the College for […]

Students shine at annual UL concert

Last Thursday, May 2nd, over 80 students from the college performed onstage for our annual Music evening; Musica Vivit. With a varied and high energy programme featuring Mozart Symphonies, musical showstoppers, traditional Irish favourites and modern choral arrangements from Coldplay, Avicci and Hozier, it was no surprise that many parents […]

All Ireland success in German Debating

All-Ireland Success for German Debating Team On 9th of May 2019 at 4.30pm at SIEMENS in the DCU Innovation Campus in Glasnevin the German Debating Team of 2018-2019 took to the floor for their last performance. In the final Cistercian College Roscrea debated against Scoil Mhuire Trim. The motion: Europe […]

The Barry Nash Hurling Memorial Competition 2019

The Barry Nash Hurling Competition is held annually in CCR to celebrate the memory of Barry Nash RIP. Barry was the youngest of three brothers from Scariff who all attended this College. Barry was a keen sportsman and like his brothers he excelled in hurling. He was an all-rounder excelling […]