Education Trips

Date Location
3 September 3B CSPE Trip to Ardnacrusha Hydroelectricity plant and Templederry Community Wind Farm
4 September TY Team Building Day- Bay Sports, Athlone
4 October Leaving Cert LCVP Enterprise – visit to the Chocolate Garden of Ireland in Carlow.
5 October LC2 Ag Science- Ecology trip to Richard Fryday’s pig farm
5 October TY’s – NUIG open day
9 October LC2 Geography Class trip to the Burren
9 October L Cert Physics Students – Birr Arts & Theatre Centre  for a talk given by Dr Geraint Morgan from the Open University UK on Space Research and Offshoot Industries
10-13 October 2nd Year Tour to Barcelona
 10 October  Leaving Cert Irish Students attending “An Triail” in The Taibhdhearc Theatre in Galway
 10 October  TY’s attending Birr Offline Film Festival
15-17 October TY Gáisce trip to Killary Adventure Centre
18 October Leaving Certs attended UL Open Day
19 October  Some Leaving Certs attended AIT Open Day
23 & 24 October 1st Year Cáirde trip to The Planet, Athlone
24 October LCA 1 & LCA 2 trip to ISPCA in Athlone
8 November 1st & 2nd Year Art trip to Lough Gur in Limerick
14 November LCA 1 & LCA 2 Ecology trip to Kinnity
15 November TY Students to Young Innovators Challenge Event in Shannon
19th November 3B CSPE Trip to Irish Aid Centre in Dublin
18th December LCA trip to Galway
31st January TY trip to Health Fest in Dublin
8th February TY/LC1 Students at NUI Galway for Tyndall Physics Lecture
13th February TY Geography trip to Bord na Mona Mount Lucas Wind Farm
22nd February 2 students attended Garda Youth Awards, Killeshin Hotel
7th March County Finals of Student Enterprise Awards
7th March TY visit to Athlone IT for lecture on Careers in Space as part of Engineering Week 2019
11th March Tráth na gCeist Seachtain na Gaeilge in Ballinasloe
12th March TY students visit Active Retirement Group in Banagher
13th March 5th year and LCA visit to Gurteen College Open Day
14th March TY Enterprise
19th March 3rd Year Higher Level English trip to Merchant of Venice
7th – 11th April TY Trip to Italy
11th April 2A  CSPE trip to Dublin, visiting Collins’s Barracks
8th May 2A and 2B  tour of the Jeannie Johnson famine replica ship in Dublin
8th May TY’s taking part in a Culinary Bootcamp in AIT
9th May TY visit to Knock today for the Donal Walsh 6th Anniversary Mass
9th May 1B and 1C classes were guests of Coláiste Choilm Tullamore today in their World Record attempt to break the world welly throwing competiton
14th May 2C & 2D at the Epic Museum Dublin and the Jeanie Johnston
14th May LC1 Biology Field Day
15th May TY’s are at the UCC Open Day in Cork