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Arklow C.B.S. School News – Week ended 21st September 2018


Arklow C.B.S. School News – Week ended 21st September 2018   Higher Options Expo Last Friday saw our senior students attend the Irish Times Higher Options Expo in the RDS.  Students spent the day browsing information stands and listening to various speakers giving details on a vast variety of courses and colleges.  Students found the day tremendously informative.  Indeed, this day has become an important one in our senior school calendar.  In school career gui....

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School News Arklow CBS Week ended 14 September


School News Arklow CBS Week ended 14 September JC Results This Wednesday saw our students receive their Junior Certificate Results.  Fabulous results were achieved by the boys and the school is very proud of them.  This is testament to the hard work and study put in by the students’ themselves coupled with the support of their parents/guardians working alongside the hugely dedicated teaching staff of Arklow CBS. JC Results Trip As part of the celebration of the Junior Certi....

14 September 18

School News Arklow C.B.S. Week ending Friday 7th September 2018


  School News Arklow C.B.S. Week ending Friday 7th September 2018 NEW SCHOOL YEAR The start of a new school year and the management of Arklow C.B.S. would like to extend a warm welcome to all new and existing staff members and students and to wish them every success in the coming academic year. LIAISON STUDENTS Arklow C.B.S. runs a Liasion student initiative; here senior students of the school attend training during their summer holidays and learn how to be a link person and point of c....

07 September 18

11 May 2017


  Transition Year TY students visited Tayto Park on the 3rd May as part of their Enterprise course. They also did a trip to DCU on the 8th May. Some TY students attended Sci Fest on the 9th May. On the 10th May they went paintballing and they have an upcoming trip to Alton Towers to finish their year in style! Workshops TY students recently had workshops in law, drumming and Mexican cooking, which they found both interesting and fun. Gaeltacht Trip First and Second Year students d....

10 May 17

25 November 16


FIELD TRIP: Sixth year students had a field trip to Glendalough river Lug Duff on 23rd Nov to measure river processes as part of geography project for Leaving Cert.HOPE IN THE DARKNESSThis voluntary organisation gave a talk to Junior Cert students as part of their Junior Cert projects for CSPE. This organisation serves meals four nights a week outside the GPO  to the homeless and receive many donations through facebook. ATHLETICS: Wicklow Schools Invitational Athletics:ResultsBoys 14:4th....

25 November 16

14 October 2016


MENTAL HEALTH WEEK Students participated in the many events of Mental Health Week, including Smashing Times Theatre group,Bully4U, sports blitz and the Big Sing where the school choir sang along with other local schools. ZEMINAR Senior students enjoyed a trip to Zeminar in the RDS on the 12th Oct, promoting mental health. GERMAN FILM TY and fifth year students enjoyed the German movie,"About a Girl", in the Mermaid Theatre, Bray on the 11th Oct. FIRST YEAR INDUCTION First Year students ha....

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22 SEPTEMBER 16


TRANSITION YEAR PROGRAMME TY students are currently attending Coral Gym as part of a fitness course and are also doing a healthy eating course over five weeks. In groups they are attending a self defence course in the Bridge Christian Centre. BALTINGLASS TY students enjoyed an outing to the outdoor adventure Centre, Baltinglass on the 22nd and 23rd September with an overnight stay in the hostel.They enjoyed a variety of outdoor activities.Accompanying teachers were Miss Stafford and Mr. Goodi....

08 October 16

9 September 16


  A big welcome back to all staff and students for another school year. We hope you all had a lovely Summer and are ready for the new term! We would like to welcome new staff members, Miss Byrne to the English Dept, Mr. O'Gorman to RE, Miss Domican to Science and PMEs Mr. Goodison to Science, Miss A. Byrne to History and Geography and Miss Gregory to English. We would like to congratulate all LC students on their results and wish them all the best in their future endeavours. TY INDUCT....

08 October 16

NEW SCHOOL YEAR 2015/2016


Lunch time activities Lunch time activities are now underway supervised by our senior liaison students. Activities include games, computers and library time. Lunch time homework room Three rooms are available at lunchtime supervised by teachers in which students are free to study or do homework in a quiet supervised environment. TY Induction Day This took place on Monday 14th September where our students went to Wells House for a day of outdoor archery. This day enables the students to bon....

01 October 15

29 November 2014


ERST Talk  On Monday 10th November members from the Edmund Rice Schools Trust spoke to TY students about setting up a link with a Christian Brother School in Kanvilli in West Africa. Our students were very interested in what the speakers had to say and we are currently starting to work on the link between the two schools. TY Trip - An Triail On Thursday 20th November Transition Year students, along with Ms. Doyle and Ms. Cummins went to see the Irish drama An Triail. The play t....

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