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UCD Entrance Scholarship Awards 2022

  We would like to congratulate Darragh Conroy, James Dunne and Fionn McWey who each received a UCD Entrance Scholars Award earlier this week. Entrance Scholars are first year students recognised for their academic achievement in achieving 560 points or more in their Leaving Certificate examinations. These awards are part […]

Abbey Apple Juice

Congratulations to Aodán Kirwan, Josh Powell and Tom McKeon whose company Abbey Apple Juice were runners up in the Senior section of the  Offaly Student Enterprise awards on Wednesday March 2nd. We waited in suspense as the awards were being announced until it came to the senior section, they narrowly […]

Nine Day Novena

Fr. Malachy celebrated mass in the College Chapel for nine consecutive days for our Cistercian Community, both on the College Campus, and all those extended members who are also part of this community. The Novena was to ‘Our Lady of Lourdes’ and the prayer to her was acclaimed each day […]

BT Young Scientist 2022

Congratulations to the three groups that qualified to take part in this years BT Young Scientist Competition. This is a great achievement for the College and we are very proud of how they represented themselves and the College.. Very well done!    All students taking part are Transition Year students  […]

CCR Christmas Fundraiser

  Students and staff of Cistercian College raised 750 euro for the Obera Trust, a charity developed by the late Fr. Liam Hayes from Cappamore. This money will go directly to the running of three homes in Obera, Argentina. Mentally handicapped children that were previously abandoned on the streets of […]

TY students get a taster of hurling and horse-riding

  TY internationals enjoyed a break from the classroom yesterday when they got the opportunity to try some new activities. Well done to all the students for stepping out of their comfort zones in taking part. Thanks to Mr. Diarmuid Whelan for giving the boys the opportunity to play hurling, […]

ABBA comes to CCR

Each night over this week the Recreation Hall of CCR came alive as our talented students took on the great challenge of performing iconic ABBA hits. The atmosphere in the hall was electric and the audiences were delighted to be able to return to one of the highlight events in […]

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

  As is customary at Christmas our College supports the Shoebox Appeal. It is so important that we all show kindness to each other and our students are to be commended for the kindness that they showed in taking the time to organise their shoeboxes. This initiative will bring such […]