Pictured is our fantastic new ‘Recycled Bottle-Top Wall Mural’ created by the Leaving Certificate Applied class in conjunction with Ms Lennon and the Art department. Many thanks to everyone who helped collect bottle tops for past few months to assist this project. The project aimed to increase student awareness of the importance of recycling and highlight their own role as part of our ongoing whole-school approach to tackle pollution. Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab ...
The executive of the Students Council made a presentation to the Board of Management at their most recent meeting. Shauna Murray(Chairperson), Joanne Coffey(Secretary) and Chloe Ryan(PRO) outlined their priorities going forward and articulated the views of the student body expertly and eloquently. Well done ladies. Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view an image of the entire Student Council body.
We are delighted to share the news of the Ballyhaunis Community School students who won the All Ireland Scór set dancing title on Saturday last representing Aghamore GAA club. It is another fantastic achievment from this supremely talented group and well done to all involved.
Congratulations to our 1st Year Boys Gaelic team who defeated Roscommon Vocational School by a scoreline of 6:04 – 5:04 in the 2nd round of the Connaught League today in Bekan. ‘Man of the Match’ was Joshua Webb who scored three goals.
Please click on the link attached to view text of the inspiring and thought provoking homily delivered by BCS TY student Aine Duffy in the Basilica in Knock on the last Sunday of Advent. Well done Aine on a terrific achievement.
Aine Duffy Knock Homily
We are delighted to announce that work has commenced on our much anticipated, €7 million School Refurbishment project. This extensive project is expected to be fully completed within 24 months and will provide state of the art facilities for the students of BCS. The new build will result in a number of traffic layout changes, details of which will be given in due course. You can follow the progress of the refurbishment via our Website. Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view a se...
Leaving Certificate Mentors Claire Fahy, Michelle Lyons and Saoirse Caulfield organised a Festive Christmas Quiz for all 1st years on Tuesday, Dec. 22nd. The winning team members were Leah Fallon, Laura Madden, Meabh Delaney and Roisin Murphy.
Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view the top three teams. Well done to all who took part in what was a very enjoyable event.
Congratulations to our U-16 Girls Basketball team on winning the Mayo secondary schools Basketball blitz on Thursday December 17th which was hosted in Ballyhaunis. Ballyhaunis CS, Foxford CS, Davitt College and Ballinrobe CS all participated in a tightly fought competition of which the Ballyhaunis girls were victorious. Thanks to Ms Caulfield, Yvonne Duffy for coaching the BCS girls and also thanks to all the schools who participated in a very sporting competition.
Kevin Heneghan and Denver Coyne proudly displaying their medals and certificates they recently received from the ETTA (Engineering Technology Teachers Association) for their Junior Certificate Metalwork Projects. Kevin finished top place and Denver second in the Galway/Mayo region. Both students now progress to the National competition and we wish them the best of luck.