November 13, 2020

Transition Year News

TYs visiting Fota Island Alpine Trail.


TYs visiting the Rembrandt Exhibition at the Crawford Art Gallery in Cork.

Enterprise Day for students today and well done to all involved.

Our TYs carried out a collection of perishable goods from all year groups here in school and donated them to Ina Doyle from The Soup Kitchen.

On November 4th TY’s participated in the School of Life etiquette classes.

TY Trip to Castlecomer Discovery Park – November 2nd.

October 22nd TY Drumming workshop with Big Bang Drumming

Tuesday 12th of October students participated in a Gambling Addiction Awareness workshop. This was facilitated by Extern’s Tony O’ Reilly. 

Road Safety Workshop: On 7th of October students participated on a road safety workshop in conjunction with Tipperary County Council. 

Forensic Fun – TY’s took part in a Forensics workshop on the JFK assassination on Monday October 4th students explored ballistics, gunshot residue (GSR),  photographic analysis fingerprints, autopsy & the main theories (more photos to follow)

The Greenway – on 21st of Sept TY’s travelled to Waterford and cycled the Greenway. They also took a stop off at Clonea beach to play some American Football.

On 14th Sept our TY’s went on their first trip of the year to Tramore. We teamed up with Freedom Surf School who brought us on a historical tour of Tramore and gave us some surfing lessons.