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A Day in the life of a boarder at CCR

Irelands top feeder schools hosts Introductory Morning, Saturday, 27th February 2016 Cistercian College Roscrea, a seven day catholic boarding school for boys, invites fifth and sixth class pupils and their families to re-imagine boarding school life and experience what it’s like to be a boarder in one of Irelands leading […]

CCR take 2nd place at Applied Maths Quiz

Four students from Transition Year travelled to the Patrician College in Newbridge last Thursday night to compete in an Applied Maths table quiz.  The quiz is organised by the IAMTA (Irish Applied Maths Teachers Association) and it aims to give students an insight into the subject at senior level.  The […]

Roscrea People of the Year Awards

  Photographed at the “Roscrea People of the Year Awards” are Simon Meagher, Alan Tynan, Kyle Cahir and Brian Colclough of Bernie’s Supervalu Roscrea, sponsor. Congratulations to these students (present and past) who attended the awards ceremony in Roscrea last Friday night. These students were honoured as members of the […]

Roscrea UCD Scholars Shine

Each year UCD present Entrance Scholar Awards to first year students in recognition of their academic achievements in the Leaving Certificate. This year, three of the class of 2015 – Tim Foley, Ciarna Guinan and Joe Kavanagh were all honoured at ceremonies last week at O’Reilly Hall in UCD. Tim […]

Royal Irish Academy Awards

Bill and Tadhg Harrington (Enniscorthy) received High Achievement Awards from the Royal Irish Academy in Music. Bill in flute Grade 8 and Tadhg in Oboe Grade 3. This is a phenomenal success for the College’s Music department as to put it into context over 12,000 students sat these academy exams […]

UCD Ad Astra Academic Scholarship

Matthew Kavanagh (CCR class of 2014) has recently been awarded an Ad Astra Academic scholarship by UCD. The UCD Ad Astra Academic programme seeks motivated students who can demonstrate high intellectual achievement yet want to reach further through undertaking a challenging university programme. In order to qualify for the scholarship, […]

Leaving Cert Results are in!

SUCCESS ALL ROUND FOR CISTERCIAN COLLEGE LEAVING CERT STUDENTS It is smiles all round for students, parents and teachers alike at Cistercian College Roscrea today, as the class of 2015 return to the hallowed grounds of Mount St. Joseph Abbey to receive their Leaving Certificate results. Two thirds of CCR […]

Sports Awards – Certificate of Recognition

The annual Cistercian College Roscrea Sports Awards were held in the College on May 21st. Prior to this year’s Awards, Dignitaries from Offaly County Council played host to a Ceremony of Recognition, a civic reception where Councillor Sinead Dooley, Cathaoirleach presented the Senior Cup Team with a Certificate of Recognition, honouring the achievements of the […]