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Tasty Gaelcholáiste Mhuire serve notice

Deireadh Fómhair 16, 2014

Gaelcholáiste Mhuire AG 2-14 St Colman’s College 0-7 A quarter-final place in this year’s Dr Harty Cup beckons for Gaelcholáiste Mhuire after an excellent performance against St Colman’s at Watergrasshill yesterday. Clear leaders at the top of Group 2 after a second win in two matches, one more victory will almost certainly assure them of […]

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55% den phobal ar son ‘éigeantacht’ na Gaeilge

Deireadh Fómhair 15, 2014

Creideann 55% den phobal nár cheart aon athrú a dhéanamh ar stádas na Gaeilge mar ábhar ‘éigeantach’ don Ardteist. De réir phobalbhreith náisiúnta Tuairisc.ie/Millward Brown, tá formhór an phobail ag iarraidh go mbeadh ar dhaltaí na hArdteiste staidéar a dhéanamh ar an nGaeilge mar ábhar riachtanach. Bhí na mná a ceistíodh mar chuid de phobalbhreith […]

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Make-up of the new Education Authority is criticised

Deireadh Fómhair 15, 2014

There was consternation at Stormont that not all types of schools are set to be represented on the board of the new Education Authority. MLAs consented to the accelerated passage of the Education Bill through the Assembly yesterday, as they raised questions about the new legislation. If passed, the new laws will see Northern Ireland’s […]

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Works will let gaelcholáiste enrol three first-year classes

Deireadh Fómhair 15, 2014

An all-Irish secondary school that turned down dozens of applications this year will enrol three first-year classes in 2015 after approval for a long-term expansion and building works. The policy change at Gaelcholáiste Mhuire at the North Monastery last year, restricting new enrolments to just 59 students in two classes, caused controversy because of the […]

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Many highlights in 20 years of Gaelscoil an Mhuilinn

Deireadh Fómhair 10, 2014

This Friday October 10, Gaelscoil an Mhuilinn is celebrating 20 years since its humble beginnings in Oaklawns with a student body of just 25. Now, with roughly 250 children attending each year, it has grown and flourished along with the new building which opened on the Ashe Road 10 years ago. Principal Caroline Mhic Róibín […]

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Westport school hoists country’s first anti-bullying flag

Deireadh Fómhair 10, 2014

A Westport Gaelscoil has become the first school in Ireland to fly the Blue Shield Flag for its robust anti-bullying policy. An Taoiseach Enda Kenny was in Gaelscoil na Cruaiche yesterday (Thursday ) to raise the Blue Shield Flag, which is an initiative by the ISPCC. The Blue Shield Flag recognises schools who have strong […]

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Cork schools lay down early marker in the Harty Cup

Deireadh Fómhair 3, 2014

Of the six Cork sides taking part, five were victorious, with Charleville CBS the only one to lose, against another school from the Rebel County, St Francis College of Rochestown, in Group Three. Two goals in the second half from Shane Kingston were crucial for Rochestown in their 2-14 to 0-13 win, while Ciarán Cormack […]

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Clon gaelscoil raise funds for Jason’s jeep

Meán Fómhair 30, 2014

GAELSCOIL Mhichíl Uí Choileáin participated in the recent no uniform day when pupils in all schools throughout West Cork were encouraged to come to school in plain clothes and make donations to the Jeep for Jason campaign; €630 was raised by the Gaelscoil pupils. The school also held a coffee day and cake sale with […]

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Clonakilty Mayor opens new “Le Chéile” facility at Gaelscoil

Meán Fómhair 30, 2014

MAYOR of Clonakilty Colette Twomey recently performed the official opening of the new “Le Chéile” facility at the local Gaelscoil Mhichíl Uí Choileáin. “Le Chéile” is a new state-of-the-art facility on the school grounds which Gaelscoil pupils can attend before and after normal school times. Príomhoide of An Gaelscoil, Ms. Carmel NicAirt said that the […]

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Temporary home found for new Gaelcholáiste

Meán Fómhair 24, 2014

A temporary home has been found for a new Gaelcholáiste before its pupils move into a three-school €19m campus in a Cork suburb. The Cork Education and Training Board has announced that it has found a temporary premises for the new Gaelcholáiste in Carrigaline. Cork ETB chief executive Ted Owens said that Waterpark House would […]

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