Update for 1st Year Students and Parents

Dear Parents and Students,We look forward to welcoming all out First Year students to Glanmire Community College next Tuesday 27 August from 8.50am to 12.30pm. First year students will assemble on Tuesday morning from 8.30am onwards in the B Block (Old...

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Stationery Lists for the 2019/2020 School Year

Dear Parents,Please click on the links below to access information on stationery requirements for Year Groups from 1st Year to 6th Year for the 2019/2020 school year:FIRST YEAR STUDENTS STATIONERY REQUIREMENTSSECOND YEAR STUDENTS STATIONERY...

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GCC Calendar for the 2019/2020 School Year

Please click on the link below to access the school calendar for the 2019/2020 School Year: Glanmire Community College Calendar 2019-2020  Contact Us Glanmire Community College, Brooklodge, Glanmire, Co. Cork T45 W965 Phone: 021 4822377 Email:...

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Accessing Term Reports on VSware

Accessing Term Reports on VSWare: A Brief Guide for Parents: Our school management information system ‘VSWare’ has a function that allows parents to access and view their child’s Term Reports. The purpose of this document is to provide you with some brief...

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GCC Uniform Bank

Dear parents,Over the last number of years, in preparation for the return to school in late August, our GCC Parents Council has organised a school uniform bank during the month of June. We are once again seeking donations from parents of unwanted uniform...

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Second Level School Vaccination Programme 2019/20

Dear Parents,Many parents of new first year students only hear about the HSE second level school immunisation programme in early September. To provide parents with more information in advance, the National Immunisation Office has developed a leaflet for...

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Singapore Delegation of School Leaders Visits GCC

On Thursday 30 May 2019 a delegation of school leaders from the Ministry of Education in Singapore visited GCC as part of 2 week programme in Ireland linked to the Leaders in Education Programme at the National Institute of Education. The group was...

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Leaving & Junior Certificate Exam Centres

Dear students and parents,Please click on the link below to see information on Leaving & Junior Certificate Exam Centres. You are asked to note that all small centres are located in the C-block (New extension). We wish all our students the best in...

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GCC Big Brother Big Sister

Big brother big sister is a Foroige led scheme that has run in our school for the past number of years. Each year a Transition Year class is paired with a First Year class in an effort to ease the transition from Primary to Secondary School. Each student...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday 24 May 2019

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the last 2 weeks. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place: Junior Achievement - Finance for Future programme 5th Year...

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Diograis 2019 Stephanie Rainey

Our annual Díograis awards were held in the college on Thursday 16 May 2019. The theme of the night was Féiniúlchas which translates to 'Celebrate your Uniqueness'.Our special guest on the night was Cork singer / songwriter Stephanie Rainey. Songs like...

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Congratulations to Past Pupil Amy Dolan

Congratulations to GCC past pupil Amy Dolan (pictured right) who has been selected to take part in a prestigious executive mentorship programme in the United States. Amy, who is attending UCC, was chosen from entrants across Ireland to win a 10-day...

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1st Year Vaccinations (Boys Only)

Dear Parents & Guardians,Please note Wednesday 22 May 2019  has been allocated for the HSE Vaccination Team to visit GCC to complete the National Vaccination Programme for first year boys only (Tdap & MenC). These vaccinations were originally...

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Meitheal Team Training 2019/2020

The new Meitheal team completed their training at Scala Retreat Centre, Blackrock from the 29th April to 3rd May. This was an intensive 4 day training course where we got to work with students from other schools. Throughout the four days we learnt about...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday 10 May 2019

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the last week. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place: UCC Chemistry magic show for 1st Year students with Dr Declan...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday April 12th

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the week. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place:  Visits to nursing homes in Ballynoe and Glyntown  The school's Reflection...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday April 5th

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the week. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place: Annual Young SVP Exhibition Rang Maire trip to Church and Parish CentreTuras...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday 29 March 2019

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past 2 weeks. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place: Cork French Film Festival Rang Tara 2nd Year Well-being morningBig...

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Meitheal Team School Year 2019/2020

Meitheal is a leadership programme provided by Scala Youth Ministry, Blackrock. The Irish word Meitheal describes the old Irish tradition where people in rural communities gathered together on a neighbour’s farm to help save the harvest. People saw a need...

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Review of the Week Ending Friday March 15th 2019

Please click on the link below to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past 2 weeks. Included are reports and pictures from the following events which took place:GCC 1st & 2nd Year Girls BasketballSchool of Engineering Industry...

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Meitheal Team Study Support Seminar for First Year Students

As part of the Meitheal Team’s activity for March the students decided to take a more studious and academic approach, using their own  experience of studying for exams to benefit the first years. The members of the Meitheal team collected all of the tips...

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Review of the Week Feb 25th to March 1st

Please click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written accounts of their involvement. Thanks also to...

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Junior Cert Assessment Process Information for Parents

Dear Parent/Guardian:Classroom-Based Assessments (CBAs) are now a key component of subject specifications that have been introduced as part of Junior Cycle reform. CBAs will take place at both second year and third year of the Junior cycle programme....

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Turas Gaeltachta Aibreán 2019

Turas go Corca Dhuibhne 1- 3 Aibreán 2019 Clár: Dé Luain 1ú 14:30 Bus ag fágaint na scoile 18.00 Bualadh ionadaí ó CCD libh sa Daingean & Dul go dtí na Tithe 19.00 Dinnéar sna tithe 20.30 Céilí sa Halla Máirt 2ú 08.00 Bricfeasta 09.30-12.00 Ranganna...

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Review of the Week Feb 4th to Feb 8th

  Please click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written accounts of their involvement. Thanks also...

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GCC Transition Year School Tours 2019

Please click on the link below to view detailed information on the planned itinerary for our 2 Transition Year school tours to Paris. The first group (Group A) travel on Thursday February 28th to Sunday March 3rd 2019 with the second group travelling...

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GCC Wellbeing Week Mon 11 Feb to Fri 15 Feb 2019

This year in GCC we are hoping to focus on both students and staff for Wellbeing Week. Please click on the link below to see the different activities and events that are being held throughout the week: Wellbeing Week Monday 11th Feb to Friday 15th FebThe...

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Incoming First Year Assessments Information for Parents

Saturday 2 February 2019 Assessment for Incoming 1st Years (9.30am to 12.30pm) Dear Parents & Guardians,Our CAT 4 [Cognitive Abilities Test] assessment tests for our incoming First Year students take place on this Saturday 2 February 2019 from 9.30 to...

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Pre-Examinations Information for Parents

Dear Parents and Guardians,   Our Pre-Examinations for 3rd Year and 6th Year students begin on Monday 4 February 2019 and continue until Friday 15 February 2019.   Please click on the links below to access information on:    Our Pre-Examinations Procedures...

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Review of the Week Jan 21st to 25nd

  Please click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written accounts of their involvement. Thanks also...

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Board of Management Meeting Monday 21 January Agreed Report

  Please click on the link below to download the Agreed Report from the Glanmire Community College Board of Management meeting on Monday 21 January  2019. Agreed Report GCC Board of Management Meeting 21 Jan 2019      Contact Us Glanmire Community College,...

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Review of the Week

 Please click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written accounts of their involvement. Thanks also...

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Cardiac Screening Programme

 Advanced Medical Services (AMS) will be visiting the school to perform a comprehensive, doctor led, Cardiac Screening Service the week beginning Monday January 28th for interested staff and students. The cost will be €69.50 per person. People with Laya...

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Bon Voyage to our French Exchange students

Bon voyage and bonne chance to our French exchange students who flew out yesterday morning (Sunday) from Cork Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle as part of our now annual exhange with L'École Massillon in Paris. As well as meeting their correspondents and...

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Supervised Study

Please note that Supervised Study will recommence next Tuesday 15th January 2019. Study this term will be available in the college for the term from January to April. Places are limited to 100 and will be offered to 6th and 3rd year students initially on a...

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The Week in Review December 10th to 14th

Monday December 10th to Friday December 14th Please click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written...

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Subject Information Leaflets

1st Years 2019-2020 Subject Choice SeminarDear Parent & Guardians,Thank you for attending our subject choice seminar last night. Please see below leaflets on some of the option subjects GCC currently offers. We hope this information will assist you and...

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HSE Screening Update

HSE Screening Update 10/12/18 Dear Parent & Guardians, Please click on the link below to download and view the final screening update letter for Glanmire Community College from the Sláinte Clinic, Department of Public Health HSE-South.  Final TB Update...

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The Week in Review

Monday December 3rd to Friday December 7thPlease click on the following link to read a review of the events which occurred in GCC during the past week. Our thanks to all the staff and students who took the time to provide us with the photos and written...

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5th Year Study Skills Workshops

5th Year Study Skills Workshops Dear Parent, We have organised Student Enrichment Services Ltd to provide half day study skills workshops to our fifth year students, on Monday the 10th December. These workshops will give practical and realistic advice to...

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Strategic Planning

GCC Strategic Planning 2019 to 2022Glanmire Community College has recently commenced a Strategic Planning process with a view to developing a 3 year plan for the school from 2019 to 2022. GCC is now 20 years old, has recently opened a new extension and had...

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Student Maths Learning Group

Student Maths Learning GroupLast May, when Leaving Certificate classes were finished formal lessons, Room C16 in the new extension was set aside as a study room. It was also given over after school to a small group of students who wished to use the room to...

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Contact Us

Glanmire Community College, Brooklodge,
Glanmire, Co. Cork T45 W965

Phone: 021 4822377 Email: gmirecol@glanmirecc.ie
School Roll Number: 76064F

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