TY’s Fitness Test: Ms. Scallan, along with Mr. Forde and Mr. Hegarty, accompanied a group of Transition Year students on three differant town runs recently. 5km, 7km & 12km! It was the 1st part of a two part experiment. The boys will repeat the same run next week after drinking various different energy drinks, coffee etc.
Newsletters: The September newsletters are now available on our newsletters page. Link:Newsletters.
Cycle Against Suicide:
Coláiste Éamonn Rís was awarded the status of ‘Ambassador School’ by Cycle Against Suicide, in recognition of their exceptional commitment in the promotion of positive mental health and their efforts to break the cycle of suicide on the island of Ireland. Read the full press report here: Cycle against Suicide
School Redevelopment Go-ahead.
Work is ongoing on developing the plans for the school extension and refurbishment. Planning permission has been approved for the project. We are now hoping to proceed to the pre-tender stage.The project has been approved to go to construction in 2014. While the final time-line has to be finalised, we hope to be in a position to begin work on site as early as June 2014.
Click on link below for a view of preliminary sketches.