"Be your Best"

tyPictured with a group of TY students is the Brand Ambassador of "Chia Bia" Niall Tuohy. Niall is an international 800m athlete hoping to represent Ireland in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Niall gave a talk the TY students entitled " Be Your Best" giving advice to the students on how improve both the academic & personal aspects of their lives. Many thanks to Ms Nollaig Sheehan,(front on right) TY Co-ordinator who organised the event.

T.Y Activities- Week Beginning 2nd November 2015

Following the Halloween break Transition Year students have a busy term ahead. Rehearsals for the musical “Footloose” will be ongoing thought there are plenty of other activities planned by TY Co-ordinator, Ms Nollaig Sheehan leading up to the Christmas holidays.

  • TY5 and TY4 have their Mental Health Workshop this week, while TY5 have a Yoga class on Thursday 5th.
  • The results of the Eurofins competition should be announced this week so fingers crossed.
  • Amber Flag, Goal & Smarter Travel clubs are all meeting this week.
  • Students will also have their November Prayer Services with Fr.Gerry Horan OSA this week.

Transition Year Activities- October 19th


This week is the last before the Mid-term & what a busy term it has been!!

It is so wonderful to see the Amber Flag Club, Debating Club, Smarter Travel Club, Goal Club & Build a Bank all up and running while the Sports Prefect Club will be active Mid-term.

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T.Y News and Activities 12th October 2015

AIB Build A Bank Team.

  • The following students have been selected as the AIB Build a Bank team

Bank Manager:Jack Fenton.

Assistant Manager: Larry Brazel.

Financial Controller: Rachel Dennis Wyley

Digital Officer: Jasmine Byrne.

Customer Service: Michael Leninhan

Sales & Marketing Executive: Fionn Gibson Kiely.

  • This week the TY students will be focusing on Road Safety with a talk by the RSA on Monday. Continuing on the theme pf Road Safety the students will also have their Traffic School Module from Tuesday to Thursday.
  • As part of Maths Week those TY students who have been working with Ms. Martin will be delivering a Maths class to the first years.The Amber Flag Team will be meeting at 1.30 in the study hall on Monday 12th.Goal Club will be meeting Tuesday 13th at 1.30.

So a busy week all round.

CSI Forensic Workshop


On Tuesday, September 22nd, Transition Year students enjoyed a CSI Forensic Workshop  withMs  Alison Leeck. The students got the opportunity to re-enact real life crime scene scenarios which they really enjoyed. Pictured with Ms Alison Leeck are TY students Ella Fay, Darragh Walsh and Breccan Gibson.

Transition Year Activities – Week beginning 9th November 2015


  • Mental Health workshop for TY 2 and TY 3 on Monday
  • Guest speaker Mr Niall Tuohy will deliver a motivational speech to the Transition Years entitled, “Be your Best" on Wednesday.
  • TY 4 students have their Yoga module on Thursday.
  • As Christmas is only seven weeks away, rehearsals for the TY musical Footloose” are in full swing.
  • TY Clubs namely; The Amber Flag, Goal, Build a Bank, Smarter Travel and Lunchbox Debates are all meeting this week.
  • Mini-Med is now open for those students who wish to apply.

Car Simulation Driving Experience

Abbey Daly

Big smile from Transition Year student Abbey Daly as she takes her turn in the Car Simulation Driving experience.

Transition Year Road Traffic School


TY 5

Paul Dalton from” Traffic School” with TY5 students. Paul gave a very informative workshop on road & car safety, the rules & regulations of driving and the importance of being a safe driver.

T.Y Activities- Week Beginning 5th October 2015


  • Road Safety Week – Students will participate in RSA workshop
  • Final dance auditions for musical Footloose
  • Tomi Reifensthall, survivor of Bergen- Belsen concentration camp will chat with the students of his experiences as a prisoner in the death camp.

T.Y. Activities - Week Beginning September 28th


Rehersals for musical  "Footloose" are ongoing.

Thursday, Enterprise Board speaker, topic,  Mini Company Competition

Interviews on Thursday in relation to Build a Bank


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