• LCA Recreational Room Taking Shape

    As part of the DEIS initiative, both Year 1 and Year 2 LCA groups are busy working away to kit out the LCA Rec Room in Unit 5. The aim is to create a facility that both LCA groups can use to work and relax. Many thanks to DEIS funding and also for the support and advice of the caretakers, Read More
  • Team Hope Shoe Box Appeal

    A total of 65 boxes were collected by Andrew Garvey Williams, the co-ordinator for the Inishowen area. On behalf of the classes involved we would like to convey our sincere thanks to all those who donated to this worthy cause. These boxes are presently being brought to Romania by Ruth Garvey Williams. Some 65 children will now have a smile on Read More
  • CCS Trio Awarded UCD Entrance Scholarships

    Congratulations to Paddy Doherty, Bríd Harkin and Bronach McClean, who were recently awarded enterance scholarships at University College Dublin.  Read More
  • Science Week Quiz Winners

    All second year students took part in a quiz for Science Week. The final was won by Adam McFeely, Liam Doherty and Conor Noone. Deirdre Brennan, Dara Mc Laughlin, Jacklyn Duffy and Conor Doherty were runners-up. Congratulations to all winners.  Science Week Quiz photos                     Read More
  • Maths Week Quiz Winners

    During Maths Week, a school-wide quiz was held and pupils from all year groups were invited to answer five maths questions. Pupils who answered all five questions correctly were entered in a draw. The lucky five were Dean Grant 2B, Cade Cooke 4A, Shaun Hirrell 3F, Patrick McKenna 5E and Emma McCloskey 1C. Also in the photo are Deputy Principal Read More
  • Inishowen Rugby Club Helps New Gym Push Forward...

    Carndonagh Community School would like to thank Inishowen Rugby Club for their very kind contributuion to the refurbishment of the gym facilities in the school. At the beginning of November, IRFC committee members Anne Scott and Mick McGarry presented a €500 cheque to Principal Paul Fiorentini. Also present was Brian McNally who was representing both the school and the Rugby Club. Read More
  • "A Night at the Movies" - EXTRA SHOW!! - Wednesday, 25th November

    It’s been a hard day’s night for all of our performers with a busy weekend of rehearsals. But it’s nearly showtime now…What a feeling! Say a little prayer that everything will be pitch perfect on opening night. Due to popular demand, CCS will stage a THIRD showing of "A Night at the Movies" - Wednesday, 25th November. Adults €8 - Students €5. Read More
  • Allingham Flash Fiction Award for Caití

    Congratulations to Caití Farren (Class 3B), runner-up in the junior category of the 2015 Allingham Flash Fiction Writing Competition. Caití received her prize at a ceremony in Ballyshannon on Saturday, 7th November. Read More
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Annual Calendar / Weekly Calendar 2015-2016

DOWNLOAD Annual Calendar 2015-2016 (Amended 21st September)

As always, the Annual Calendar is provisional and subject to change. Changes will be notified by amendment date.

DOWNLOAD Weekly Calendar  /  D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything & Read) Schedule  /  Word of the Week


Cyberbullying Protecting Our Children

Information session for parents will be held in the Áras at Carndonagh Community School on Wednesday, 2nd December at 7.30pm. All Parents/Guardians welcome.

Principal's Schedule / Timetable

Parents and staff wishing to meet with the Principal should refer to the following timetable:

pdfPrincipal's Schedule / Timetable

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  • Holiday Calendar

    Mid-terms, Christmas, Easter, and everything else...
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  • Photo Gallery

    The Gallery is a photographic diary of life at Carndonagh Community School. The Gallery needs YOUR help...
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  • Zodiac Newsletter

    Zodiac is distributed to every pupil / family each term. The newsletter is a guide to all that has happened and will be happening throughout the year.
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  • "WOTW"

    WOTW - Monday, 23rd November


    There is now a Word of the Week suggestion box outside Room 312 so please encourage your students to put forward a " WOTW". From the suggestions last week, Democracy is the WOTW. There will be a Christmas creative writing competition using all the words of the week so far. Posters will be displayed around the school so please encourage your students to take part.

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  • "A Night at the Movies"

    "A Night at the Movies" will be staged in the Áras on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th November (times tba).
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CCS Recommended Reading

CCS BooksOpen up the link, open up a book and jump in! Summer reading ideas for all ages and all genres.

"Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light."


Fair Trade School

Carndonagh Community School has been designated a Fair Trade School. Ms. Nabla McGeehin would like to thank all the pupils and staff for their efforts. Together we made it happen!
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3D School Map

3D CCS Map
First Year pupils and new members of staff need no longer wander the corridors in wonder, with the help of this handy 3D map of CCS!

Exchange Programmes

Carndonagh Community School has an association with several schools overseas. Take a look at our growing list of foreign friends in Europe and beyond.
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