C.S.I. Clongowes!

On the 24th of October Transition Year was treated to a C.S.I. workshop by a member of the Sydney Police Department. The groups had to solve a murder case presented…

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Fr. Paddy Kennedy, RIP

The death has occurred of Father Paddy Kennedy, Catering, House and Functions Manager in Clongowes, 1978-99. Paddy died suddenly, age 77, on Friday, October 12, 2012 at his residence in…

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Duck Push Presentation

Pictured left to right Dr. Ann O’Meara, Dr. Michael McDermott, Dr. Kathryn McCreery, Peter Stapleton & Mr. Joe Quinsey C.E.O. Children’s Medical & Research Foundation, Crumlin Hospital. Congratulations to C.W.C.…

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Transition Year Science Trip

On Thursday the 18th of October transition year students went on a trip to Dublin to see what nano science was all about. They traveled in groups to different locations including the Science…

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Grammar Retreat

At the end of last year when I was considering where to take the Third Years (Grammar Year) on retreat, I was thinking of all the magnificent places we have…

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Trad for Trócaire

  Standing: Hugh Farrell, Eoghan Mcloughlin, Mr. Mason, Jack Savage, Mr. Heslin, Mrs. Heslin, Mr. O’Hara, Liam Lysaght, Daragh Corbett & Jack Galvin Seated: Conor Breslin, Colm O’Sullivan, Tim Burke…

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Games: Wed 17th Oct.

Team S6 Opposition Blackrock College Time 14.45pm Venue Blackrock  Pitch S7 Blackrock College 14.45pm Blackrock  Directions to Blackrock J1 J2 St. Michael’s College St. Michael’s College 14.45pm 14.45pm  St. Michael’s…

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Happy New Year! (of Faith)

Today marks the beginning of the year of faith in the Catholic Church. Have a look at this link… Veritas Books Online  To celebrate the Year of Faith, Clongowes Wood…

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Sunday Surf Safari

Last Sunday, 36 Clongowes lads (2 Grammar, 11 Rudiments, 23 Elements) hopped on a 9am bus after Early Mass with their packed lunches aboard and headed west to Strandhill for…

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Rhetoric Parent Day 2012

Today, Sunday 7th October the Rhetoric Parents came together to participate in the C.W.C. Parent Enrichment and Ignation Formation Programme. The main agenda for today’s gathering was the subject of…

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It’s debatable

On Thursday 4th of October Clongowes Higher Line debating team, consisting of Tom Cantillon (Captain), Billy O’Regan and Peter Stapleton took on St.Mary’s, Naas in the first leg of the…

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C.W.C. Trad in Ship Shape

As mentioned in last weeks post the C.W.C. Trad group provided a warm welcome for delegates at this years Headmaster’s conference in the Titanic Center, Belfast. It proved to be…

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Salve Roma!

The Rhetoric Latin class took flight to Rome for the duration of the September break, under the guidance of Mr.Martin Wallace, Latin teacher, Mr.Stephen O’Hara and Mr.Tom Carroll.  Over the…

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