Inspirational Visitor, Marie Casey Breen gave a talk to the TY’s today.Marie has just recently returned home from representing Ireland at Ironman World Series triathlon in Kona in Hawaii.This consists of a 4 km sea swim.. 180km cycle and full marathon.Marie is 62 years young and battled cancer just two short years ago.

An inspiration to us all!!


The Meitheal Leaders 2014.
Back row: Jack Barrett, Nick Moloney, Niall Connick, Aaron Scahill:
Middle row: Donal Moore, Eric McGuire, David Dempsey:
Front row: Andrew Ross, Chris Doyle, Corey Mahon, Ross Long. 
Meitheal Leaders Blog #1 is now up on our website. Follow this link: Meitheal Leaders Blog  or go to the Pastoral Care section of our website. 

Fifth year Parent/Teacher Meeting Wednesday 26th November. Classes end @3.45pm

It’s official…CBS really does have talent!!! Huge congratulations to everyone involved in this years show. It was a fantastic success. Thanks to Ms. Spellman, Ms. Kavanagh and Mr. Byrne for all their hard work in the run up to the show and on the night! Roll on “CBS Has Talent 2015″!!  

CBS Wexford were the winners of the CIMA Business Quiz for the South East Region held in WIT on wed 12/11/14. The team members were 3rd Years Martin Kehoe, Angelo Miculescui, Conn Mc Intyre and David Corish and their teacher Mrs. Barry. The team were in second place at half time to St Kierans Colllege, Kilkenny and went on to take the title. The boys will go on to compete in the the National final in Thurles in April 2015. Congratulations Boys!!

“Stay Strong” Week- Monday 17th November – Friday 21st November. The annual CBS “Stay Strong” week will run from Monday 17th of November. This is a week where the school as a whole will be very active in promoting Positive Mental Health. There will be a number of talks, activities and workshops during this week for every student. Click on this link for full schedule of events: “Stay Strong” Week Schedule. Photo of 3rd year Boland doing ‘Drop and Press’ as part of CBS Stay Strong Week.

We encourage everybody to get involved. There is a poster competition currently running in advance of the “Stay Strong” week. The theme is “Staying Well – Physically and Mentally”. 1st Prize €75, 2nd Prize €50 & 3rd Prize €25.


Congratulations Business Students!  Abdullah Amin, Chris Cash, Kevin Reddy and Graeme Smythe received awards in Wit last Tuesday night for achieving an A grade in Junior Cert Business Studies higher Level. It was a great occasion for all the families and their teacher, Mrs Barry. Well done boys! 

Enrolment 2015 – Please see:  Admissions Policy 2014-16

Students’ Council 2014/2015. The elections for this years members of the Students’ Council have been held and this years Council has been chosen. We wish all the boys elected the very best of luck in their new role. We trust they will be a great asset to the school providing a voice for the students. Many thanks to Mr. Ryan for his involvement in the Students’ Council.   


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 Calendar 2014 2015

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.

School extension sketches

School extension sketches 2









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