On Tuesday 16th October Transition Year students had the opportunity of visiting Google HQ in Dublin accompanied by Ms. McCrudden. A very enjoyable & informative day was had by all.
Congratulations to our Transition Year students who are this year’s winners of Donegal ETB’s 2018 Enterprise Day for schools and Youthreach centres which was held in LYIT. The group came up with an innovative product called ‘Snip and Snack’, with a unique all in one design that allows cinema goers for example, to hold food and […]
On Tuesday 9th October 38 5th year students accompanied Ms Cunningham & Ms Gallagher to the ‘Donegal Road Safety Working Groups’ annual Road Safe Road Show at the Aura Leisure Centre, Letterkenny. Students are pictured below with members of the emergency services, Louise McGeever (RSA) & Ms Cunningham.
On Friday 5th October, 6th year & TY students travelled to Galway to attend various open days in NUIG, GMIT & Cluain Mhuire Centre for the Creative Arts & Media. Students had the opportunity to browse around the college campus of their choice as well as attend various organised talks. Students who attended Cluain Mhuire […]
On Monday 24th September Transition Year students travelled to Lough Eske Castle to attend an ideas generation workshop as part of the ‘Schools Enterprise Competition’. A very informative & enjoyable day was had by all.
50 TY & 5th year students along with Mr MacCormaic, Ms Cunningham, Ms McHugh, Ms Kee, Mr Walsh, Ms Gallagher, Tracey Faulkner & Rachel Byrne travelled to Italy on our annual school tour last Tuesday night 1st May. Students & teachers had a very busy but enjoyable few days as they visited Verona, Lake Garda, […]
St. Catherine’s VS Students pictured with staff of the College of Tourism LYIT Over the past few weeks we really enjoyed learning all about the hospitality and tourism sector, from lectures on tourism, management, hospitality and food hygiene. It was very interesting and informative and is certainly something we can use to help secure a […]
On Monday 16th April, the Road Safety Authority visited St. Catherine’s Vocational School. This event was organised by Ms Caroline Gallagher, as part of the Transition Year Road Safety program. Over the course of the day all Transition year students were given the opportunity to participate & try out their driving & bike riding skills […]
The following students have been selected by their peers to represent them on the Student Council this year: First Year: Caoimhe Crehan Tomas O Buachalla Jamie Cunningham Kyle McGeoghan Second Year: Ava Maxwell Chloe Knoxx Jack Dorrian Third Year: Adam Beehan Nadine McGeoghan Niamh Byrne Transition Year: Ross Conneely Andrea Furey Fifth Year: Deirdre Barrett […]
St. Catherine’s are proud to present our Positive Mental Health Tree, each leaf represents 1 student & their positive message is embedded on the lead. Both staff & students participated in Cycle Against Suicide’s nationwide event today for ‘Schools go Orange’. Our Transition year students helped organise this very successful event under the guidance of […]