TY Students visit Cork County Library

Students from Rang Traolach in Transition Year, accompanied by Mr. Owens, visited a book sale hosted by the Cork County Library on Friday the 17th of February. Students bought books, were shown around the library facilities and were also afforded the opportunity to rent DVDs. The County Library offers students a range of facilities such…

Architecture in Schools Initiative 2016

The Transition Year Architects in School exhibition which is currently on display in Ballincollig Shopping Centre is the showcase of the fantastic work done by TY Students 2016 in Coláiste Choilm. The Architecture in Schools Initiative is a project set up by the Irish Architecture Foundation and the Department of Education to promote architecture in…

TY Pilgrimage to Knock & Croagh Patrick

On Monday 4th April 2016, 31 TY students departed Coláiste Choilm accompanied by Miss. Kelleher and Mr. O’Hara for a two day Pilgrimage. On Monday we were given a tour of the newly refurbished Knock basilica and also the museum on the grounds. At midday we joined other pilgrims for the celebration of the holy…

German Day Jan 2016

On the 14th of January the German Department and TY students organised a yearly event – the German Day. The idea behind German Day is to introduce 1st year students to various aspects of German language and culture. On the day, the students visited workstations and stalls in Halla Phadraig to take part in quizes,…