Huge Crowds Attend Oiche Eolais

The CNI Oiche Eolais attracted huge crowds again this year as Fifth and Sixth class students from local primary schools came to visit. There were displays from every department in the school, and a special preview of "Billy Elliott", this year's musical.

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The Always Fascinating History Display Attracted Attention

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A rapt audience at the History display in an Leabharlann

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Students Giving a Demonstration in the Home Ec kitchen

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Caireann and Scott Receive Top Marks in Maths

There was fantastic news today for two dáltaí in Coláiste na hInse with the news that Scott Yamada Brennan and Caireann Bracken had achieved among the highest results in their Junior Cycle Maths exam. Scott and Caireann received letters notifying them of their success, and have been invited to trials for the International Junior Science Olympiad. Congratulations to Scott, Caireann and their families on this outstanding achievement!

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Junior Cycle Students Rejoice at Outstanding Results

This was the largest ever year group in Coláiste na hInse, with 220 students completing the exams. The school's "honours norm", where every student is encouraged to attempt each subject at higher level, is paying off with numbers well above national average attempting the Honours exams. It was another successful year for a large number of students as they succeeded in reaching 7 A grades or more.

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Parents' Association Meetings and Plan to Host Table Quiz on Friday, October 13th

The CNI Parents' Association is to host a table quiz on Friday, October 13th at Reddan's Bar in Bettystown. It €20 for a table of four, and the quiz begins at 8pm. It is always an fun, entertaining night and all are welcome to attend.

 

Parents' Association meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month in the school at 7.30pm. The Parents' Association are meeting at 7.30pm on Tuesday, October 3rd ahead of the AGM at 8pm that night. There was a great turnout at the meeting in September, with lots of new parents attending. New people are welcome to attend the meetings and assist the Association in their work.

History Competition Winners Announced

Congratulations to all students who entered the CNI History Project Competition, with the winners being announced. Cillian Quigley won the booklet competition with his entry on Roman soldiers, and Danil Markelov won for his Roman sword. Other winners included Molly O’Hora, Calum Hoyne, Aimee Murphy, Liana Willicombe and Jane Stanley, with models of Newgrange and Stone Age homes particularly impressive.

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