Colaiste iascaigh notes Jan. 2013
Open Day and Open Night
Coláiste Iascaigh will be holding its Open Day and Enrolment night on January 29th. During the Open Day 6thClass students from our local schools will be invited to visit the school and take part in a range of classes and experience what it is like to be...
YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE - SLIGO / LEITRIM / WEST CAVAN
INVITATION TO TENDER
For Youth Mental Health Needs and Resource Assessment
The Youth Mental Health Initiative was established in 2011 to foster the positive mental health and wellbeing of young people aged 12-25 years in Sligo, Leitrim and west Cavan....
Students from Colasite Iascaigh participated in the L.E.T. (Learning and Educating Together) programme located in the Share Centre, Co. Fermanagh. Ten first year pupils were involved in enterprise training and outdoor activities, including canoeing, climbing and archery. Students explored what it takes to start and run a business,...
All Leaving Certificate students will meet Mrs Heffron, our Career Guidance teacher, for a one to one consultation to forward their career interests. The CAO website has opened recently and fifth year students are busy completing their on-line applications for third level colleges.
First year students attended a...
ANNOUNCING Instrumental Tuition
for Groups and Individuals
A Music Generation Sligo Initiative in partnership
with Sligo School of Rock 2012-2013
Lessons available initially at Colaiste Iascaigh, Sligo
Music Generation Sligo
Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) Application 2013
Applications for 2013 are now invited from groups to participate in the Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) under which flexible and innovatory part-time accredited programmes in Further Education may be provided to early school leavers and adults who are employed, unemployed or not in...
You are invited - Wellness week at North Connaught College
“Think well; be well” is the theme of the week at North Connaught College from 19-23 November.
Students and staff will be focusing on the theme of “wellness” through taking part in a series of activities and talks and invite members of the...
Students from Coola continue to have an amazing time in the big apple despite the interruption caused by hurricane Sandy. We have experienced the true spirit of New Yorkers. Our hosts Thornton Donovan staff, students, and families have shown true kindness and welcomed us with open arms. Our program included the Brooklyn bridge the 911 memorial...
Laura Ebbitt, addressed the parents of students who have been selected to participate in the LET programme on Monday 1stOctober last. A full outline of the varied programme was given and examples of the sports and enterprise modules to be covered. The other participating schools from Northern Ireland were also named....
William Butler Yeats was born in Dublin in 1865, but spent most of his childhood in County Sligo. He is one of Ireland's best-known poets. In December 1923, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. He is buried in Drumcliffe, Co Sligo
Truskmore Mountain is the highest peak in Co Sligo.Truskmore lies between Sligo and Leitrim and is 2,113 feet high. It can be found in the Dartry Mountains area and is the 201st highest mountain in Ireland.
"One is not always happy when one is good; but one is always good when one is happy." - Oscar Wilde
You can easily stand out by smiling, while improving your happiness. In fact, smiling helps make you feel much better mentally, because it releases endorphins, which relieve pain and make you feel happy as well.
The most yolks ever found in one chicken egg was nine!
No one knows Albert Eistein's last words. Just before he passed, he spoke several words in German, but his nurse only knew English.
The Irish name for Sligo is Sligeach.Shelly place. The name "Sligeach" originates from the abundance of shellfish found in the river and its estuary. According to the Ordinance Survey letters of 1836, "cart loads of shells were found underground.