GUIDANCE NOTICEBOARD 2016/2017

15/02/2017 February Guidance Newsletter for Y6 students.

06/02/2017 Information letter to Y1Parents on subject choice

06/02/2017 Y1 to Y2 Subject Choice Presentation

06/02/2017 Factsheets on choice subjects for 2nd year options (downloaded from NCCA website)  ArtMusicTech GraphicsMetalworkWoodwork, Home EconomicsBusiness Studies

26/01/17 Senior Cycle Subject Choice Presentation

24/01/17 Information letter to TY parents on subject choice meeting

18/01/17 Information letter to Y3 parents for TY/LCA 

18/01/17 Senior Subject Choice Booklet 2017

Y5 students have the opportunity to attend the following visiting speakers over the next three Interested students may sign up with their Guidance Counsellor

 

  • CIT - Tuesday Dec 6th. Period 5- 11.40am (one group) period 6- 12.20pm (second group) 
  • Defence Forces - Wed 7th Dec- Period 3 -10.05am
  • Colaiste Stiofan Naofa - Friday Dec 9th- Period 3- 10.05am
  • UL  - Monday 12th Dec- Period 4- 11.00am (one group) period 5- 11.40am (second group)
  • St. John's College - Tuesday 13th Dec- Period 3- 10.05am
  • College of Commerce - Wednesday 14th Dec- Period 3- 10.05am
  • UCC - Thursday 15th Dec- Period 8- 2.20pm (one group), Period 9 - 3.00pm (second group)
  • Mary Immaculate- Monday 19th Dec- Period 4- 11.00am


15th Nov 2016 Presentation to Y6 parents on CAO/college applications on Nov16th 2016

13th Nov 2016 Letter to Y6 Parents (CAO info talk) 

11th Oct 2016 All sixth year students have been given an information letter on the upcoming Careers Exhibition on Wed 19th Oct in Rochestown Park Hotel. You can download the letter here Careers Exhibition Letter 2016

11th Oct 2016 All sixth year students have been given the October Guidance Newsletter which contains very detailed information about all aspects of post Leaving Cert applications,grants,HEAR/DARE applications etc. You can download the newsletter here October Guidance Newsletter 2016

12th Sept 2016

 1) For an extensive list of upcoming open days/career events which may be of interest to senior students, go to www.qualifax.ie  click 'students', click 'career events'. Events of interest include 
  • NUI Galway Open Day (2 days Fri and Sat) 7th & 8th Oct
  • UCC Open Day - Sat 8th Oct
  • Clonakilty Agricultural College Open Day - Fri 14th Oct
  • Trinity School of Law Open Day - Sat 15th Oct
  • LIT Open Day (2 days Thurs and Fri) 20th and 21st Oct
  • Mary Immaculate Open Day (2 days Thurs and Fri) 20th and 21st Oct
  • National Maritime College Open Day - Thursday 20th Oct
  • UL Open Day (2 days Thurs and Fri) 20th and 21st Oct
  • NCAD - Portfolio Information Sessions ( 5th, 8th or 9th Oct)
  • UCD Open Day - 5th Nov
  • Tralee IT (2 days Thurs and Fri) 11th and 12th Nov
  • CIT Open Day - 18th Nov
  • DCU Open Day - (2 days Fri and Sat) 18th and 19th Nov
  • Trinity Open Day -  10th Dec
 2) In order to receive regular email notifications and information regarding careers/open days/college courses etc., we recommend that all senior students and/or parents sign up to www.careersnews.ie/contact-us/


 3) Find excellent information on all Leaving Cert subjects, subject choice, third level college courses etc. on www.careersportal.ie 


29th Jan 2016 Letter to parents of Y1 regarding subject choice talk on 2nd Feb

29th Jan 2016 Subject choice talk given on Tues 2nd Feb to Y1 parents

27th Jan 2016 Feb NewsletterY6

24th Jan Presentation to Y4 parents re subject choice for progression to Y5

30/11/2015 

Y5 and Y6 students have the opportunity to attend the following visiting speakers over the next three weeks

  • Tuesday 1st Dec - Period 8 and 9 - Mary Immaculate College
  • Weds 2nd Dec - Period 1and 2 - Business and Law, UCC
  • Thursday 3rd Dec - 5 and 6 - Dell
  • Monday 7th Dec - Period 7 and 8 - Medicine and Health, UCC
  • Tuesday 8th Dec - Period 1 and 2 - UL
  • Tuesday 8th Dec - Period 5 and 6 - Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences - UCC
  • Thursday 10th - Period 8 and 9 - CIT
  • Monday 14th - Period 7 and 8 - Science, Engineering and Food Science - UCC

30/11/2015 Presentation to Y6 parents on CAO/college applications on Dec 1st 2015

26/11/2015 Letter to Y6 Parents (CAO info talk)

1/11/2015 Oct Newsletter Y6

27/02/2015 Feb Guidance Newsletter for Y6 parents

23/01/2015 Options talk given on Jan 26th 2015 to parents of Y1

23/01/2015 Updated Senior Cycle subject options information booklet

23/01/2015 Options talk given on Jan 20th 2015 to parents of Y3

23/01/2015 Options form Y5 2015/2016

23/01/2015 Options form Y2 2015/2016

25/11/2014 Presentation to Y6 parents on CAO/College applications Nov 2014

30/11/14 Over the next three weeks all interested 5th Year/LCA and 6th Year/LCA students will be able to sign up to attend talks given by visiting representatives from a range of colleges/universities.

  • Kinsale College of Further Education
  • Cork Institute of Technology
  • College of Commerce
  • University of Limerick
  • UCC (School of Commerce, Law etc)
  • Mary Immaculate, Limerick
  • UCC (School of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences)
  • UCC (Business Information Systems)
  • UCC (School of Science and Engineering)

1/11/14 Guidance Newsletter for parents of Y6

 

26/1/2014 5th year options talk

 

Visiting speakers for 5th and 6th years 2013-2014

1)      Oct 14th - Caroline Kearney CIT

2)      Dec 9th – Ann Wallace (Dept. Business and Law ) UCC

3)      Dec 10th – Lynn Bannon UCC (all courses)

4)      Dec11th – Colaiste Stiofan Naofa (all courses)

5)      Dec12th – Sean Reidy University of Limerick (all courses)

6)      Dec13th – Loretto Brady (Dept. Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences)

7)      Dec 16th – Clonakilty Agricultural College

8)      Jan 13th – FAS/Solas

9)      Jan 16th – Mary Immaculate College Limerick