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SCIENCE – BIG BEAR PLANETARIUM

Posted on Oct 26, 2017

On Monday 6th November the  Big Bear Planetarium will visit our school all day and  give an hour long presentation in full 1080 P – HD and 3D in their mobile planetarium to all 1st year & 2nd Year Science students . The  Planetarium holds up to 60 students. It should prove to be  a fun and exciting way to learn about the solar...

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Junior Cycle Reform Info

Posted on Oct 24, 2017

Junior Cycle Reform Info

The Dept of Education & Skills have published a brochure on Junior Cycle reform for parents.  It can be accessed on www.curriculumonline.ie. You can view the brochure by clicking on the images...

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DIGITAL NATIVES COMPETITION

Posted on Oct 24, 2017

DIGITAL NATIVES COMPETITION

A group of six fifth year students recently competed in the Ehealth ‘Digital Natives’ competition in Dublin Castle. Their outstanding project achieved a finalist position in the senior category of the national event. The students involved were: Reece Ronan, Conor Kelly, Pearse O’Neill, Jack Lawlor, Killaian Taylor and Lochlann Megannety. The brief was to imagine how healthcare would look in 2030 in response to IT developments. Their pitch: “We are proposing that every school in Ireland will have a digital model of their school by 2030. The function of this model will be to continually...

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BUSINESS INSPECTION REPORT

Posted on Oct 23, 2017

BUSINESS INSPECTION REPORT

During the Academic Year 2016/17 we had a Business Department inspection carried out by the Department of Education and Skills.  We are pleased to say that we received a very encouraging and positive report as a result of this inspection.  To read the full report please click on the link below   61800d_subject-inspection_4966_20170413-3

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MINECRAFT – STUDENT PROJECT

Posted on Oct 9, 2017

MINECRAFT – STUDENT PROJECT

A group of students are building a scale Minecraft version of Presentation College Bray. Minecraft is a game used for various purposes to include creative constructions. The construction will include all buildings and grounds of the school including interior decoration.   The construction will be used to enable other students to reimagine their school space digitally and will therefore aim to become a tool for school development and student empowerment into the future.    

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PARENTS ASSOCIATION EVENING 10-10-2017

Posted on Oct 3, 2017

PARENTS ASSOCIATION EVENING 10-10-2017

The Parents Association have invited a guest speaker, Mr. Wayne Denner to speak to you the parents on Tuesday 10th October @ 7.30 in the School Canteen.  Mr. Denner will be giving a presentation entitled “Growing Up in the Digital World”  Some of our students will also be giving a presentation on “Positive Aspects of the Digital Age.   These will be very informative presentations and will aid you in helping your son to overcome any problems he may experience as a result of social media and digital technology.  The presentations will be followed by the Parents Assoc....

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