Category: School News

New Principal

Mr Kevin Scollan has been appointed as the new principal in the CBS. Mr Scollan has been involved in teaching and managing in the CBS since 1994. We wish him the very best of luck in his new role. The best of luck also to Ms Fiona Gallagher who is moving on to a new […]

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Head Boys Elected

The Head Boy and Deputy Head Boy of the CBS Roscommon have been named respectively as Luke Stephens and Sean Griffin. They were nominated by their teachers for their leadership skills, contribution to school life and positive role modelling within the school. They will represent the student body throughout the year. Congratulations to both students […]

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Welcome Back from Edmund Rice Centre

School life is back in full swing at the Edmund Rice Centre with students enjoying their usual array of activities designed to maximise their education, life skills and wellbeing. They kicked off the year with a barbeque, cooked by some of the students and enjoyed by all. The Edmund Rice Centre wish all its students […]

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Golf Success

Well done to Thomas Higgins who represented Ireland on a team to represent Ireland at the Home internationals at Woodhall Spa golf club, England. Thomas was one of the eight man and six ladies team who played matches against England, Scotland and Wales this summer.  

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Leaving Cert Success

A huge well done to the Leaving Cert class of 2021 who did phenomenally well in this year’s exams. A number of students achieved very high points, with Conor McNulty and Naoise Coyle achieving 625 points each. Most students were happy with their CAO offers, and we wish them every success as they embark on […]

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First Year Team Building

First Years participated in a Team Building exercise last week as part of their Wellbeing programme. The brief was to create a giant poster depicting images of what the CBS means to them. Visuals of sports, friendship, positive messages filled the wall hanging, and students had an enjoyable afternoon in the sunshine creating it. Many thanks to Ms Quinn, […]

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Burren Field Trip

Last Wednesday, Sixth Year students accompanied by their teacher, Ms. Eileen Parker, visited the Burren to carry out their geographical field investigation. The students always enjoy this section of the course as it allows them to apply what they have learnt in the classroom to a real-life environment, and use various types of equipment to carry out […]

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Science Award for CBS Students

Eoin McLoughlin, Michael Reilly and Jack O Gara won a Chemistry Award at the SciFest@College 2021 regional STEM fair in Athlone IT for their project: How Coniferous Forests Affect Water Quality in the River Suck Co. Roscommon. The prize consisted of a Dublin Crystal trophy. In addition to the trophy each student received a €20 One4All gift card and a SciFest@College 2021 Regional Finalist […]

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