Tag: Cistercian College

TY climb highest mountain!

On Thursday having just recovered from their trip to Barcelona, the Transition Year students set off early in the morning to climb Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest mountain, accompanied by their two teacher Mr. Flor. O’Brien and Mr. John O’Meara.

Silver Medal – Public Speaking

The Silver Medal Public Speaking competition took place on Tuesday 21st May in The Recreation Hall of the College.  The following third year students took part in the competition, Peter Collins,  Cuan Culliton, Callum Mac Entire, David Mulroney, Niall O’Sullivan and Jack Verling. Each speech was of a very high […]

Academic Awards 2019

Academic Awards 2019 Fr. Kevin Daly Cup – Awarded for achievement in Geography to Conall Bird Fr. Kevin Daly Cup – Awarded for achievement in History to Shane Mallon The Haugh Cup – Awarded for achievement in the Science group of subjects to Cian Quinn The Cussen Cup – Awarded […]

All Ireland success in German Debating

All-Ireland Success for German Debating Team On 9th of May 2019 at 4.30pm at SIEMENS in the DCU Innovation Campus in Glasnevin the German Debating Team of 2018-2019 took to the floor for their last performance. In the final Cistercian College Roscrea debated against Scoil Mhuire Trim. The motion: Europe […]

The Barry Nash Hurling Memorial Competition 2019

The Barry Nash Hurling Competition is held annually in CCR to celebrate the memory of Barry Nash RIP. Barry was the youngest of three brothers from Scariff who all attended this College. Barry was a keen sportsman and like his brothers he excelled in hurling. He was an all-rounder excelling […]

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SCT Win Leinster Senior Plate

SCT 26- 19 St Gerard’s Our SCT side captured the Leinster Senior Plate on Tuesday against a spirited Gerard’s side. CCR got off to a bad start and were 12-0 down inside the opening 15 minutes. CCR settled and played the better rugby for the remainder of the half. Tries […]

March First Friday Mass

On Friday we had our First Friday Mass celebrated by Fr. Áodhan. The theme of the Mass was Friendship and Fr. Áodhan reminded all of the students that a friend is a priceless commodity and how important it is that they support each other. 

Fr. Peter Garvey Memorial Lecture

On Wednesday night 27th February 2019 , the Fr. Peter Garvey Memorial Lecture was the latest major event in the school calendar to take place in the Cistercian College Recreation Hall, when the late Abbot of Bolton Abbey and Cistercian College President Fr. Peter was once again commemorated by a […]

Díospóireacht an Phiarsaigh 2019

On Tuesday evening 26th February 2019 , the Cistercian College Senior Irish Debating Team continued our proud public speaking and debating history by securing a well-deserved win in the Díospóireacht an Phiarsaigh 2019 Regional Semi-Final, qualifying through this stage alongside with the girls of Kilkenny College. Our boys were blessed […]