Category Archives: School News

Confessions

Confessions were held in the church last week for CBS students in advance of Christmas. Many thanks to Father Joe and all of the priests who were in attendance.  and to all who helped prepare students ...
Cake Sale

Cake Sale

Last Thursday, Sixth year students in the CBS held a cake sale to help fund their Graduation night. Students baked a delicious array of cakes, buns and pastries and brought them into school for the sa ...
CSPE Recycling Project

CSPE Recycling Project

Second Years participated in an innovative project as part of their CSPE course last week, recycling plastic waste into useful and decorative objects. Their brief was to take household waste – includi ...
DCU VIsit

DCU VIsit

As part of the school’s ongoing Career Guidance programme, Margaret Brierty – Schools Liaison Officer with DCU – spoke to our Leaving Certificate students last week. She was accompanied by David ...
Chinese Delegation Visit CBS

Chinese Delegation Visit CBS

A Chinese delegation visited the school last week as part of an initiative to introduce an exchange programme between the Roscommon school and a school in China. They are interested in sending student ...
Christmas Dinner in the Edmund Rice Centre

Christmas Dinner in the Edmund Rice Centre

The pleasant aroma of turkey cooking wafted through the air of the CBS last week as the students of the CBS prepared a delicious Christmas dinner for all their teachers. In a very hands-on learning ex ...

First Year Entrance Assessment

The Assessment test for incoming First Years will be held in the school on January 13th and 14th. Attendance at these tests are very important – they test the students’ abilities in Verbal, Read ...
Leaving Certificate Students of the Month

Leaving Certificate Students of the Month

Well done to our two most recent Leaving Cert students of the month – Andrew Carroll and James Farrell – who have been chosen for their dedication to their studies, to the life of the CBS Roscommon an ...

Senior Football Success

Well done to our senior footballers who had a hard fought 1-15 to 1-9 victory over “The Bish” in the Connacht B League Semi Final last Friday at the Centre of Excellence in Ballyhaunis tomorrow. Many ...
Christmas Art

Christmas Art

The Art department has been busy over the past couple of weeks, creating festive decorations around the school. A number of students designed and created eye-catching Nativity scenes in the windows of ...