Category: School News

Student Council Committee

Student council representatives from each year within the school have just been announced to give students a platform to raise their views, and ensure that they are actively involved in the decision-making process within the school. With the support of Ms Reale, they meet regularly, and put together an agenda and decide on priorities for the upcoming term.  In First Year, the Student Council […]

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Virtual Open Day

The CBS will host a Virtual Open Day on Wednesday, November 3rd.  This is instead of the usual Open Day the school normally hosts, which unfortunately cannot take place as normal this year. Parents of sixth class students in the catchment area are invited to learn more about our talented and caring teachers, hear from our fantastic students, find […]

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CBS Celebrates Languages

The CBS has continued its celebrations of European Week of Languages with a series of activities. Students have been introducing the school community to a the diverse range of languages spoken in their homes, such as Croatian, Urdu, Portugese, Polish to name but a few. They have also carried out a range of projects to illustrate the most important points […]

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TY Camping Trip

On September 30th the TY students of CBS accompanied by Mr.Griffith, Mr.Hodgins and Mr.Hynes participated in an overnight camping trip in Roscommon Adventure Centre. The students and teachers cycled a distance  of 35km to reach their destination. The trip’s aim was to give TYs the opportunity to create team bonding between students and to work to together as a team in a […]

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TY Team Building Trip

TY students cycled to Rooskey last week as part of their TY team building trip. They demonstrated the skills they picked up as part of their cycling course along the way. They camped out on an island and participated in a host of water sports too. Many thanks to Mr Griffith, Mr Hodgins and Mr […]

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Anti Bullying Course

CBS Second Year students received certificates on completion of the FUSE anti-bullying & online safety programme last week. This forms part of our wellbeing programme and all second-year students engage with this programme which supports our anti-bullying policy. FUSE is the first research-based Anti-Bullying and Online Safety Programme designed to comply with UNESCO’s Whole Education […]

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First Year Business Course

First year students participated in a Business class competition on the personal financial life cycle. All students’ work was highly commended by the guest judge. The winners were Conor, Michael, Darragh and Daniel. Well done boys and many thanks to Miss O’Connor for organising.

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First Year Information Night

This Wednesday evening, First Year parents will attend the school for an information evening on the transition from primary to secondary, and to meet with teachers, management and other parents in an informal setting.   Head of First Year, Ms Buckley will speak to parents about the various procedures in place within the school to ensure that the academic performance and wellbeing of each student is […]

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Change of Management

Newly appointed principal, Mr Kevin Scollan – a member of the CBS Roscommon school community for the past twenty-seven years – welcomed students and colleagues during his first week in his new role by outlining his commitment to the school and his vision for the future of the school, one with excellence in teaching and learning at the forefront, and […]

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Music Generation Workshop

Transition Year students last week participated in a hands-on drumming workshop, creating  energetic music and beats as a group . Mobile Music tutor Paul worked with the students to ensure that the sessions were interactive and engaging, and helped to create an environment that was relaxing and open for every student to express themselves. Students thoroughly enjoyed the session. Many thanks to Mr Griffith for organising.  

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