Coláiste Chríost Rí – A Presentation Brothers Schools Trust (PBST) school
Coláiste Chríost Rí is an evolving Christian community committed to the ministry of Catholic Education. We cherish highly an ethos based on Gospel values. We pursue especially academic and sporting excellence within a unique Gaelic culture and tradition. We seek to promote full participation in all aspects of school life, bringing about the balanced development of each person. Our vision is Christian and Gaelic.
On our school crest, these aspirations are encapsulated in the motto, "Adveniat Regnum Tuum". Go dtaga do Ríocht is an acknowledgement of the need for God's grace and power to be experienced as a strength in our personal lives and in our shared lives with others. The challenge for our culturing and Christening community is to respect the personal dignity of all, to value equally every person and to give pupils, parents and teachers a sense of belonging.
Central to this challenge, is our belief that in all aspects of education excellence is the basic ingredient in the ethos of Coláiste Chríost Rí. Our Curriculum tries to maintain a creative balance between preparation for the workplace and the development of the person. We acknowledge the decisive role of parents as partners with management and teachers in this educational endeavour.
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We have established a tradition in the school in the past few years.... to travel to the National Ploughing Championships.
The first group went in 2015 and again this year some of the Transition Year students went along.
They even met a few famous faces on the day as the video proves.
Another great occasion. Well done to all!!
One of the highlights of our year is the Information Evening. We held a hugely successful Open Night on September 13th last and we were delighted to welcome so many parents, guardians and young students to the school.
A great occasion was enjoyed by all!!
Coláiste Chríost Rí's facilities are second to none. We constantly seek to improve our facilities for the benefit of our students. We have planned a state of the art canteen area for 2018.
Currently, we have three Science labs, a lecture theatre, a drama theatre, not to memtion our legendary school bus. We have a Design and Computer Graphics room with the very latest computer technology. We also have dedicated rooms for every subject as well as an Agricultural area that includes a huge Polytunnell and a poultry area. We have a small farm at the back of the school!
In terms of extra - curricular activities, we have two large playing fields and a track area. Our sporting tradition of Athletics , Gaelic Football, Hurling and Basketball is fully supported by one of the largest halls in Munster.
So, please take a few minutes to hava a look at this video. It proves that our goal is to help achieve the potential of each student.
One of the best occasions in the school year takes place tomorrow evening - Wednesday, September 13th.
Its time for the Information Evening or Open Night and the school will be open for all visitors between 7.00pm and 9.00pm
Everyone is welcome to see the school and all departments will be open with all the teachers in attendance.
Fáilte roimh chách!!!