Arklow CBS

Facilities

Computers

The school has Window 10 workstations and all students are given dedicated email accounts, access to Microsdoft Office to use on 5 devices at home and attend Computer classes. We also offer the Microsoft Office Users Specialist Certification(MOUS) to our students, this valuable course provides students with an internationally recognised qualification in I.T. Students also have access to laptops which they can use in any classroom. All classrooms are equiped with workstations and dataprojectors with both network and wifi access.

Supervised Study

Is available for all students from 16:00 to 18:00 Monday to Thursday.

Homework/Study Club

1st and 2nd Years can avail of our homework/study club, the after school club runs from 16:00 until 17:00, Monday to Thursday.

Sports Hall/Outdoor Hard-Courts and Gaelic Pitch

The sports hall is timetables for all PE classes throughout the week. Our outdoor basketball courts are in constant use by the students before school and at lunchtimes everyday. Likewise our Gaelic pitch is in daily use weather permitting during lunchtime.

Canteen

The school canteen is open from 8pm. We offer free breakfast to all students that are in before 08:45. We offer healthy hot meals during our morning break and lunchtimes everyday. Students can pre-order their lunch to avoid queuing.

Student of the Year Awards

Awarded at a school function at the end of the year to the best overall student in each year, this award goes to students who have proved themselves both academically and personally .

Doody Cup and Atkinson Shield

Awarded annually to the students with the best results in Leaving and Junior Certificate examinations.

Kincaid Cup

Awarded annually to the student with the best results in Science subjects in the Leaving Certificate

Endeavour Cup

The Endeavour Cup was donated by Mr. Fintan Fanning, Assistant Garda Commissioner & Past Pupil. This cup is awarded to one student each year in recognition of the effort put into their education.

3rd Level Scholarships

Arklow CBS in conjunction with Arklow Credit Union offers a number of third level scholarships to sixth year Leaving Certificate students taking up tertiary courses.

Chaplain

Our school chaplain, Fr. Michael Murtagh, visits the school regularly to meet the students and to celebrate Mass and the sacraments.

Enrolment

Each year parents and prospective students are invited to visit the school during enrolment week and open evening. Parents can complete an expression of Interest online and our school office staff will be in contact.

School Uniform

Students of the school wear the school uniform, this consists of a grey trousers, jumper displaying the school crest, blue shirt and a navey tie. All Junior Cycle students must wear our School Jacket.

Parent's Council

Parents are involved in a very integral way in our school. They participate in management, in educational initiatives, in funding and in formulating school policies and procedures.

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2nd Yr Business CBA 1 - S.L.A.R
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24 2019
2nd Yr Eng CBA 1 - S.L.A.R
May
27 2019
2nd & 3rd yr School Tour
May
27 2019
1st Yr Awards
May
27 2019
5th Yr Awards
23-May-2019
Sport Day 2019
14-May-2019
Top 20 Finish for Harry
03-May-2019
School News.  Week Ended Friday 3rd May 2019.
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Arklow C.B.S. School News.  Week ended Friday 5th April 2019
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Arklow CBS,
Coolgreaney Rd,
Arklow,
Co. Wicklow,
Y14 RV04

0402 32 564


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