Weekly Math Puzzle - all students are free to participate; a weekly prize is up for grabs. Place answers in the folder on the noticeboard in the Mall before the end of the day every Friday.
This week's puzzle - Using the digits 1,7,7,7,7, create the number 100. You can use adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplication or brackets. Read More
On Thursday evening a few weeks ago, Mr. Cavanagh called upon all the men who would be interested in playing football the year for the seniors. There was a big hole to fill as the vast majority of last year’s team is off studying in college, off working in places such as Poundland (Cathal Farren) and others off filling cars…Read More
Art Pupils Visit Glebe Gallery photo album Fifth Year Art students visited the Glebe Gallery and House in Churchill on Friday, 6th October. The students got a behind the scenes look at the current “Point and Click” exhibition by curator Derek O’Connor. Derek spoke to the students about how artwork is selected for an exhibition and how the artwork is…Read More
On Friday morning it was "all hands on books” in Room 206 as reading material was sorted, counted and boxed. To our delight, the final tally revealed that we had received 1,100 books as part of our ’Book Drive’. As we began delivering the book boxes to teachers, excitement was rife. Some staff and students were even caught sampling the…Read More
GO FUND ME Link - https://www.gofundme.com/put-carn-community-school-on-trial/donate Help Carndonagh Community School defend Ireland’s honour... When the Carndonagh Community School (CCS) mock trial team competed in the National competition, they were very much the underdogs. The CCS team overcame overwhelming odds to qualify to represent Ireland in the World Mock Trial Championships in New York. It was both an incredible achievement and an…Read More
Fifth Year Art students visited the Glebe Gallery and House in Churchill on Friday, 6th October. The students got a behind the scenes look at the current “Point and Click” exhibition by curator Derek O’Connor. Derek spoke to the students about how artwork is selected for an exhibition and how the artwork is displayed. The students got an insight into artist Derek Hill's life with a guided tour of his home and personal Art Collection. The students got an up-close look at work from artists like Renoir and Picasso. It was a very enjoyable and educational trip for the students and Ms McGee!
The Board of Management of Carndonagh Community School, invites applications from registered, qualified and experienced teachers for the following positions:
ART (Maternity Leave): commencing October 2017: Home Economics (Maternity Leave): commencing November 2017:
These subjects are to all year groups, programmes and levels. (Position(s) available subject to confirmation by the Department of Education and Skills.)
All appointments are subject to the sanction and approval of the Department of Education and Skills, Garda Vetting requirements, (Cl 0031/2016), and the post not being required for the redeployment process. Registration by the Teaching Council will be required for appointment. Short-listing may be employed and canvassing will disqualify.
Students who wish to complete the Gaisce Bronze or Silver Awards in 2017-18 must do the following FIVE things:
Get your parents/guardians to complete the Gaisce Consent Form. Return it to your President's Award Leader (PAL), Mr McGee in the school before starting your Gaisce tasks.
Register & pay online before starting your tasks.
Download the specific Record Card that you need (below) or at www.gaisce.ie. For example, if you are doing the Bronze Award, download this card. You must do the Bronze Award before progressing to Silver.
Get your record card signed and dated every week by the different leaders that you are working with.
You must keep this Record Card and submit it to your PAL when you have your award fully completed.