Test News

TY Bodhrán Workshop

2019/12/03 15:14:20

The TY's enjoyed a great day making their own bodhráns today. Thanks to Michael for a great day

Parent Teacher Meeting

2019/11/26 13:15:57

The 3rd and 5th year parent teacher meeting takes place this Thursday from 4 to 6:30.

Leaving Cert 2019 Scholarships

2019/11/25 14:44:43

Last Friday Alex Fleming received her scholarship from Athlone IT. On Saturday, Ruth Duffy received the JP McManus Scholarship. It was a great achievement for them both, their families and our school!

Juvenile Boys Football

2019/11/24 10:43:15

Our juvenile lads will take on St Joseph's, Foxford tomorrow. Throw in at Fr O'Hara Park is at midday. Please ensure the juvenile panel has their gear and mouthguards for the game. As usual, all support welcome

Drop Everything and Read

2019/11/24 10:40:55

This week, as part of our school's literacy programme, we will have Drop Everything and Read for the first class of the day. Please ensure you bring your books every day!

Flanagan Cup Winners

2019/11/15 13:00:32

Big congrats to our senior boys' football team who secured the Flanagan Cup today. Mr Prendergast's side beat St Tiernan's of Crossmolina 5-15 to 4-13 in Ballina today. Pictured is captain Ciarán Honeyman lifting the cup for St Joe's. Big thank you also to Alan Crean and all at Crean Mosaics for sponsoring our new jerseys which we wore for the first time today. Another great example of school and community working hard together

1st & 3rd Year exam timetable

2019/11/14 14:20:45

https://9ce41e382f9733db123e-4e7443186f69b0471f41cf15aaf25421.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/3045_20191114141904.pdf https://9ce41e382f9733db123e-4e7443186f69b0471f41cf15aaf25421.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/3110_20191114142033.pdf

November 2019 In-house exams

2019/11/14 14:17:40

Students of 1st, 3rd, 5th and 6th years will undertake their in-house exams next Wednesday to Friday. Here is the timetable https://9ce41e382f9733db123e-4e7443186f69b0471f41cf15aaf25421.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/5521_20191114141249.pdf https://9ce41e382f9733db123e-4e7443186f69b0471f41cf15aaf25421.ssl.cf3.rackcdn.com/pdf/3241_20191114141713.pdf

Funeral arrangements for Mrs Kathleen Conway, RIP

2019/11/07 21:01:29

The following is the link to details of the funeral of Mrs Conway https://rip.ie/death-notice/catherine-kathleen-conway-castlebar-mayo/403482 The school will form a guard of honour outside the Church of the Holy Rosary. Students who wish to take part should present themselves there at 6:30 in full uniform. Please indicate to your tutor tomorrow if you will participate.

Girls' Basketball

2019/11/07 14:49:45

Our U.19 & U.16 teams have had two outings this week. They were defeated by St. Nathy's on Tuesday but both teams won their games against Claremorris today. Well done girls.

Mrs Kathleen Conway RIP

2019/11/07 10:10:13

It's with great sadness that we're letting you know of the passing of Mrs Kathleen Conway, Mr Conway's wife, last night. May she rest in peace. When arrangements are known, we will keep you informed of the school's plan in relation to the funeral. Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr Conway at this difficult time. Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis naofa. J Killeen

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

2019/11/04 15:39:31

For those who are taking part in this year's shoe box appeal, please bring them in tomorrow

Bake Sale

2019/10/23 14:39:20

TY Bake Sale in the school hall tomorrow at small break. Please support!

Digital Resilience Talk

2019/10/23 09:30:56

A conference titled Resilience in a Digital Era delivered by Dr Colman Noctor will take place in Ballinrobe Community School on Thursday the 7th of November @7pm. This talk will explore the pressures experienced by families in an era of technology in contemporary Ireland. The talk will look at the impact of technology and social media on our mental health, emotional wellbeing and resilience. The presentation will explore ways in which our relationship with technology can affect our family, work and personal lives and describe ways in which we can support ourselves and our families to become more resilient in the contemporary world and develop better relationships in a digital era. Dr Colman Noctor is a Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist in St Patrick's Adolescent Mental Health Services and an Assistant Professor in Trinity College Dublin. His specialist area of interest is in the impact of technology on our mental lives. Colman is the best-selling author of ‘Cop On’, a parenting book for the technological age and a regular contributor to the broadcast and print media. This free event is a Planet Youth initiative and is hosted by the Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force(WRDATF). The event is open to all parents in the area

TY CSI Workshop

2019/10/22 12:17:20

The TY's enjoying their Crime Scene Investigation workshop in the hall today.

BT Young Scientist

2019/10/22 12:08:09

Everyone in the school is massively proud of our two second years, Ruby and Erica, who have qualified to compete at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS in Dublin, from 8th to the 11th of January 2020. The girls will compete in the Biological and Ecological category for their Dogs Defined project. It is an amazing achievement to be one of the 550 projects to qualify. Everyone in the school is very proud of the girls and their dedicated teacher, Ms Tighe. Maith sibh!!

School Quiz

2019/10/16 14:09:56

The TY's are organising a quiz for all junior students. This will be held in the school hall on Friday after the small break. Entry is €3

Poetry Slam

2019/10/15 08:33:31

Thanks to Stephen from Poetry Slam for a wonderful workshop with the TY's yesterday

U15 soccer

U19 soccer

1st Year boys gaelic

Marie Keating Health Information Talk

Open Evening

Fun Day

1st Year soccer

BT Young Scientist & Technology exhibition

Senior boys gaelic

Juvenile gaelic

Junior girls gaelic

1st Year boys gaelic

Junior girls gaelic

U19 basketball

U16 basketball

U19 basketball

U16 basketball

Senior girls gaelic

Senior boys gaelic

Senior girls gaelic

U15 soccer

Junior boys gaelic

1st Year boys gaelic

CAO parents information evening

Junior Cycle parents information evening

First Aid course

Student Council at Comhairle na nÓg

U19 soccer

Week 11 assessments

Senior girls gaelic

Juvenile gaelic

Juvenile gaelic

Senior boys gaelic

1st Year boys gaelic

Study skills

Study skills parents information session

Study skills

Juvenile gaelic

Junior girls gaelic

Comedy club

Bodhran workshop

Law module

Eagles flight

GAA coaching

GAA coaching

GAA coaching

GAA coaching


Business network international

Poetry slam workshop