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 great joy to children who have […]

Cistercian College launches exciting partnership with N-Pro

For the first time ever in Ireland, a pioneering long-term player welfare programme has been put in place at schools’ level, which will see all the College’s first and second year pupils wear the most advanced rugby headgear in the world. Developed by Galway-based sports tech company N-Pro, who are taking part in a World […]

Caleb Schofield places 7th in the U18’s World Mounted Games Pairs Competition. 

Congratulations to our 5th year student Caleb Schofield (left in photo) and his Mounted Games pair Darragh who competed in the World Pairs Competition. They  qualified after four difficult sessions for the A Final (top 8 in the World). The final proved to be a very challenging competition. Caleb and his pair were in third […]

Register now for the October Open Day & Overnight Experience

The College is delighted to invite all parents, boys and their families interested in enrollment starting September 2022 and for the immediate years beyond to join our Senior Management Team & College Staff for the upcoming Open Day & Overnight Experience taking place on Friday 1st October from 3pm. This will be our first such […]

Leaving Cert results 2021

This morning our Leaving Cert class of 2021 received their LC results. On behalf of all of the staff of the College I want to congratulate the students of this class and to wish them every success and happiness in their future careers. We prayed for this class during the prayers of intercession at our […]

Changes to Board of Management

Ronnie Culliton has decided to stand down as Chairman of the Board of Management after an immense contribution and will be replaced by Kevin Keegan. Departure of Chairman of Board of Management The current Chairman Mr Ronnie Culliton is leaving his position after making an immense contribution to Cistercian College Roscrea. Throughout his tenure, he […]

Key appointments at Cistercian College Roscrea

We are delighted to announce the appointments of Gavin Clark and Felix Ross as College President and Head of Boarding respectively. College President Earlier this year, we began the process to recruit a President for the College. This is a new role, but a key position to deliver on our ambitious strategy that aims to […]

Transition Year Graduation

Last night Fr Aodhan celebrated a Graduation Mass in the Monastery Church for the TY class 2021. The Mass was attended by the TY students, their parents and staff members. Afterwards there were refreshments served in the Guesthouse and before the parents and boys left to make their journey home Mr. Smyth brought them on […]

Silver Medal Public Speaking Competition

The Silver Medal Public Speaking competition for 3rd Year students was held last Monday night in the College Library. Five students spoke on the night and each one delivered a very high quality speech on topics such as social media, the COVID pandemic and Donald Trump. It was very evident that each student had done […]

COVID Inspection

magnifying glass on wooden background

Yesterday a Department Inspector visited the College to conduct a full COVID inspection. This included looking at all the systems and resources that we had put in place since the start of the year. It involved checking our PPE store, our isolation area, observing that protocols were being adhered to by both staff and students. […]