Last week Ms Lennons 2nd year Art students visited Linenhall, Castlebar for a series of Art workshops. The workshops included Theatre Lighting, Exhibition Visit and Response and a Visual Art workshop. The students also met with the artist David Begley who’s work is currently exhibited at the Linenhall.
Please click on the link below to view information on Junior Cycle subject choice. The presentation has been prepared by our Career Guidance department and is intended to assist students and parents of both in-coming and present 1st year students in making informed choices for the Junior Certificate. Please contact the school for any further information.
Congratulations to three of our talented students, Cathal Hosty (3rd Year),Roisin Cassidy (2nd Year), and Rachel Lyons (Transition Year) who have been accepted into the prestigious Centre for Talented Youth in Ireland summer programme in Dublin City University. These students are among the top five percent of the population with exceptional academic ability who were admitted to the programme for talented youths. Their achievements ensure that they can participate in a wide range of third level courses at Dublin City University during the summer months.
Kerry GAA legend Colm Cooper was in the school today to work with our TY ‘Build a Bank’ team who have qualified for the National Finals which will be held in the RDS on April 16th. Colm works for the AIB in Kerry. Colm also took the opportunity to take a coaching session with our Junior girls team ahead of their Connaught Final appearance. Click on the ‘Read more’ tab to see some more pictures from Colm’s visit.
Please click on the link below for detailed analysis of subject choices for Senior Cycle students. The Power Point presentation has been prepared by our Career Guidance department to assistant 3rd Year and Transition Year students and parents in particular in deciding which subjects and courses to pursue for their Leaving Certificate.
Please feel free to contact our guidance department for further information. Email : email@example.com
Former BCS teacher, Hugh Rudden pictured alongside his nephew Dave who visited the school recently to give a workshop on story writing to some of our senior level students. Dave has signed a lucrative book and movie deal for his upcoming fantasy trilogy. The first book in the trilogy “The Borrowed Dark” will be out next Spring.
We are delighted to announce that very soon we will be launching our brand new unique Ballyhaunis Community School App. The personalised App will be free to download to all smartphone users on both iPhone and Android platforms. The App will keep the school community up to date with the latest events and information pertaining to our school as well as providing valuable learning resources for our students. More details coming soon.
Congratulations to our Senior Hurlers who were crowned Connaught College ‘C’ champions. The final score line was BCS 1-8 to 0-9 points Mercy College, Woodford. Sean Kenny was named man of the match. Captain Aidan Henry accepted the trophy on behalf of the team. Well done to all the panel, Manager Mr. Woolley and coaches Nicholas Freyne and Jonathan Griffin. The lads are now through to the All-Ireland Senior C semi-final. Click below to see a collection of photos from the days action.