Members of the Student Council are pictured with their teacher Mr Garragher, Principal Mr O’Donoghue and Fianna Fáil environment spokesman Timmy Dooley TD. The students have organised a recycling initiative within the school.


Ceardlann drumadóireachta ar siúl ag an Idirbhliain i Rang Ceoil Bhean Uí Choisdealbha.

Update: Because of the snow, this event is rescheduled for Friday March 9!

Tá Rang na hIdirbhliana ag iarraidh ábhar le ndíol don bpreab-shiopa a bheidh á stiúradh acu ag siopa St Vincent de Paul ar an 2ú Márta!

Transition Year are organising a Pop-Up Shop at St Vincent de Paul on 9 March from 9 – 5.

“We would really appreciate if people would donate clothes, books DVDs, CDs etc. All the money raised will go to the Society of St Vincent de Paul.”

Donations can be dropped in at the office in Gaelcholáiste an Chláir.

Sna pictiúir tá na daltaí ag dearadh postaeirí don bhfeachtas carthanachta.


Is é Dé hAoine an 26ú Eanáir an spriochdháta d’iarrataisí do scoláiri na chéad bliana, don scoilbhliain 2018-2019.

Is féidir do rogha leagan den bhfoirm iontrála a ioslódáil anseo.

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms for first year for the 2018/2019 academic year is Friday January 26th 2018.

You can download either version of the application form here:

Leagan Gaeilge den bhFoirm Iarratais

English Version of the Enrolment Form

Admissions and Enrolment Policy

Pictures from the Open Night. Gabhaimid buíochas le gach éinne a ghlac páirt san Oíche Oscailte do dhaltaí Rang 6. Táimid ag tnúth le fáilte a chur romhaibh i 2018.

Oíche Oscailte GC 2017

Tá daltaí na hIdirbhliana ag cabhrú le baill na h-eagraíochta Sláinte an Chláir chun an leas is fearr a bhaint as a gcuid fón póca. Tá oiliúint ar fáil do gach éinne a bhfuil baint acu leis an eagraíocht, gach Céadaoin ó 2:00 – 3:00 pm i Seomra na hEalaíne sa Ghaelcholáiste.

Transition Year Students are teaching members of Cancer support group Sláinte an Chláir how to use their mobile phones. Tutoring open to all those connected to the organisation, every Wednesday from two p.m. to  three p.m. in Room 49 (art room in Gaelcholáiste an Chláir).

Íoslódail Clár na nImeachtaí!

Seo Seachtain na Matamaitice. Tá clár na n-imeachtaí ar fáil anseo.

It’s Maths Week. Click here for the programme of events!

Chuaigh an Idirbhliain go dtí ionad eachtaíochta Delphi i gConamara an steachtaoin seo chaite, agus bhain siad an-taitneamh as!

Transition Year are just back from a visit to Delphi adventure centre in Connemara, where they had a great time!

Delphi 2017

Our school has been selected once again this year to participate in the Music Generation project. It is a wonderful opportunity for students to avail of music lessons from experienced professional tutors.

We are looking for 30 enthusiastic students to commit to 25 weeks of music lessons. Classes are suited to beginners and improvers. If you don’t have an instrument, you can rent at a significantly reduced cost of €25 per annum non-returnable.


  • Concertina
  • Fiddle
  • Banjo
  • Guitar

Other instruments will be considered depending on demand.

Tuition will begin on 3rd October 2017; days and times are to be confirmed.


€150 tuition fee is payable in advance in two payments. €75 must be paid before Friday 29th September 2017. The second payment of €75 will be payable in January 2018. This works out at €6 per lesson and is extremely good value. Individual agreement forms will need to be signed by each parent/guardian and returned to the school. Parents/guardians are liable for tuition fees irrespective of attendance.

Please encourage your child to avail of this opportunity to acquire a life skill that will stay with them throughout their lives. Application forms available at school – return to the college by Friday 22nd September 2017.