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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 […]

The Gold Medal Debate

The 2018 Gold Medal Debate took place in The Centenary Room  of the college. The following sixth year students took part in the debate,   David McEvoy, James Dillon, Thomas Martin and Conor Perry. Each speech was of a very high standard, which made adjudication very difficult. However, David McEvoy emerged as […]

TY Build a Bank launch

On the 12th of January 2018, the Cistercian College Build a Bank team officially launched our bank with Junior House and Transition Years in attendance. Bank Manager, Shane Connolly, and Director of I.T., Adam Lambkin, both spoke excellently as they explained the team’s ambition for the year. Adam, the director […]

BSTAI Junior Cert Business Studies Award

  On Wednesday March 7th Bill Burns, a Transition Year student, received an award from the Kemmy School of Business in the University of Limerick. This ceremony was held in the University’s concert hall and the awards are presented to students in recognition of receiving an A grade in  Junior […]

Father Éanna Henderson RIP

Sadly at the age of ninety-two Father Éanna passed away last Saturday the 10th of March 2018. Today would have been his ninety-third birthday. He entered Mount St Joseph Abbey on the 10th of October 1943, made his solemn profession in 1948 and was ordained a priest on the 25th […]

Camp CCR

This could be the perfect time to book some summer adventures! Fun and action packed adventure Summer Camps for boys and girls aged 5 to 15. www.campccr.ie

Leinster Rugby Senior Cup Quarter Final

Leinster Rugby Senior Cup Quarter Final February 20, 2018 Cistercian College 29 St. Mary’s 32 What a thrilling game we had yesterday. We started strongly but St. Mary’s scored first from a penalty. It was then our turn to take the lead for the only time with a super try […]

And the IFTA goes to a CCR past student

The IFTA Film and Drama Awards took place at Dublin’s Mansion House last Thursday night, with Saoirse Ronan, John Connors, Victoria Smurfit and Liam Cunningham taking home awards. Everyone who was anyone was there including President Michael D. Higgins. One of our own, John Hand from the class of 1983 […]