Geographical Investigation: The 6th Year Geography Class along with their teachers Ms. Purcell carried out their Geographical Investigation on the Geomorphic Processes in the coastal environment of Howth, Co. Dublin on Tuesday the 12th of September. Their Investigation carries 20% of the marks for Leaving Cert Geography.
Higher Options: Sixth Years along with Ms Warnock attended the Irish Times Higher Options Conference in the RDS on Thursday 14th September. It’s a forum on Third Level choices for students. It gives a valuable insight into Third Level Courses in Ireland and abroad ranging from Art Colleges to Agricultural Colleges. While there students could go to the relevant college stands and ask and questions they had and take away booklets etc.
Central Criminal Court: Ms Purcell's 2A CSPE Class visited the Central Criminal Courts in Dublin as part of their Junior Certificate CSPE Action Project. They took part in a Mock Trial where they were able to act out the different roles involved in a court case in an actual courtroom. They also had the opportunity to attend a court session involving a murder trial. Students enjoyed their day in the Courts.
English Drama: One of the Sixth Year Higher Level English class along with their teacher Ms. Farrell took a trip to the Gaeity in Dublin, where they enjoyed the Spinning Heart. The trip presented a fantastic opportunity for the students to engage with their studied play in preparation for their Leaving Certificate English exam.