News

June 2017

School reopening dates 2017

School book lists for 2017/18


 

November 2016
THE TRANSITION YEAR STUDENTS IN ST. KEVIN’S COLLEGE SUPPORT THE HOPE FOUNDATION

In 2015 the Transition year students were visited by a representative from the Hope Foundation, Jayanne Maher. She gave a talk on the work the Foundation carries out in India. The Hope Foundation was set up by Maureen Forrester in 1989.hope

Jayanne described Kolkata and the lives of thousands of vulnerable children who are living alone on the streets, working long hours, day after day simply to survive. It really is a truly miserable existence for many…….. Read more

 


 

ANNUAL BAG PACKING EVENT FOR ST.KEVIN’S COLLEGE  TRANSITION YEAR STUDENTS 2016.

On Thursday the 20th October and Friday the 21st October the Transition Year students in St.Kevin’s College took part in the annual bag packing event for Aware , in Tesco Clearwater, Finglas.

Aware is a voluntary organisation founded in 1989 and supports people whose lives are affected by depression, a debilitating and often hidden illness affecting 450,000 Irish people every year.

Read full article here


 

September 2016 Open night presentation – view here in PDF

OPEN NIGHT FOR UPCOMING FIRST YEARS WILL TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2016


Cyberbullying/Internet Safety Workshop

Workshop on 13th September 2016. Details here


 

Latest News June 2016

Booklists now available for download for 2016/2017

View the booklists


 

Latest News May:

St Kevins raised lots of money and presented cheques to their charities.


St Kevins becomes a health Promoting School


School Tour to London 2016


Ice Cream Funday for Down Syndrome Ireland


Health Awareness Week Ski Lesson


Second year Class Trip


Darkness into Light 2016

May 2016: Read about St Kevins participation here


Rugby success at st Kevins in 2016 read about it here


St Kevins in the News – Irish Times 08/01/2016

 Read article here:The Christian Brothers and education

 


December 2015 Transition year students raised €500 for Temple Street Children’s Hospital carol singing n Blanchardstown Shopping Centre.

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Tys raised €500 for Temple Street Children's Hospital  carol singing n Blanchardstown Shopping Centre. 

 

more photos here


 

December 2015 – TY EXAM WEEK AT JUMPZONE!

Photos of the day

 


 

December 2015
Article published in Astronomy Ireland written by St Kevins College student Adam Duffy. Pulsars: The True Freaks of Nature.

Crab NebulaPulsars are among the most exotic objects in the Universe. Until the 1960s, we didn’t know these objects existed. They have properties…..  Read More here

 


 

November 2015 Exam timetable  

Click here to view and download the Exam timetable for the upcoming exams next week.


Science Week in St Kevin’s College

This year there were a number of external trips for the junior and senior cycle students for Science week (held from the 8th to the 15th of November).

On Monday the daily screenings of the Science of the Simpsons began at 1.15 in Lab 1. Junior cycle students were laughing and learning about the effects of gravity, friction, dimensional travel, radiation and nutrition with Homer and the gang. Read more on the school blog.


 

November 2015 – Strength Based Coaching and GuidanceCopenhagen

Ms. Keaney and Ms. Kelly attended a course on “Strength Based Coaching and Guidance” in Copenhagen.

Both hope to bring back all they have learned to St. Kevin’s soon!

 

 


October 2015 Erasmus + programme: Clear Leadership

Mr. Byrne, Mr. Shannon and Mr. Gill are currently in the Alps attending a course in ‘Clear Erasmus + programme: Clear LeadershipLeadership’.  This is part of the Erasmus + programme and is completely funded by the EU.  Many more of our staff will be improving their skills over the year as part of Erasmus +.  Very exciting times ahead for St. Kevin’s!

 

 

 

October 2015
Readathon: 1st Year Boyne in St. Kevin’s having a blast taking part in the MS Readathon!
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September 2015

St Kevin’s College marks World Suicide Prevention Day

St Kevins College entered into solidarity with the international community as we observed World Suicide Prevention Day for our second year. World Suicide Prevention day

World Suicide Prevention Day

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14th September 2015
Health EatingSt Kevins College is presenting this Healthy Eating presentation to all our students this week. Click the image to view the presentation (PDF)Healthy Eating
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September 2015Open Evening is on the 22nd September 2015.