Summer Reading: Presentation College has a wonderful library which is being currently updated. If you have books that you might like to donate to the library or books that you have borrowed and would like to return - just put them in a bag so that you can drop them into school when all restrictions have been lifted. Here is a list of some of the books we have in the school library. How many have you read? ....
Transition Years had their final assembly today. Thanks to all who attended. This link will bring you to the slideshow.
Teachers and students are currently very busy with assignments and exams as part of our Summer Assessment 2020 process. A whole-school approach was taken via all Subject Department Coordinators consulting with all the respective subject departments to agree on the best assessment structures for their particular students and subject in the current circumstances, as per the Department of Education and Skills Guidelines. Wishing all students every success!
These are very strange times in which we find ourselves and many of the things that we thought were certainties are no longer so. Students in our school and across the country are significantly feeling those losses at this time - graduations, end-of-year celebrations and even our Leaving Certificate examinations have been postponed or cancelled. It's a strange time for us all. One group of people who are really feeling it at this time is our Meitheal Leaders....(click on the heading for the full article)
Charlie O'Meara and Meadhbh Broderick our Head Boy and Head Girl have written to all the students and staff of Presentation College. Click on the heading for the full article including photos or the following links for their letters: Head Boy - Speech Head Girl - Speech
A huge thank you to everyone who took part in our Darkness into Light event in aid of Pieta House this weekend. Our GoFundMe page is still active on www.gofundme.com/f/DILPRESCARLOW until Thursday evening. We are delighted to say that €1,685 has been raised for Pieta House by our school.
We have put together a short video of the images sent in from staff and students to mark our school community's response. It's a lovely reflection of the event. If anyone has photos they haven't had a chance to send please do and we can add them in. Click on this link to view our video. DIL_Pres_College_Carlow.mp4
It is moments like these that draw our school together and made even more poignant by the circumstances.