Hazelwood College Leaving Certificate Applied I students are pictured with Michael Gleeson and his MOG car. Michael Gleeson spoke to students about the importance of road safety and allowed students to use his specially customised vehicle in order to practice the skills which will save lives on the road. Pictured are (back row, left to right) Colm McMahon, Liam McDermott, Michael Geary, Eugene Barrett, Timmy Brosnan and Conor Roche. Seated are Christopher Cotter (left) and Jack McCarthy (right).
As part of their media module in English and Communications the LCA 2 students recently toured the Live 95fm radio station. Rafael Rocco, news broadcaster with the radio explained how and where the station gets its news.
After the visit students enjoyed a nice afternoon tea on the nearby Clarion Hotel
Hazelwood College Leaving Certificate Applied students recently climbed Knockfeirna as part of their Positive Mental Health Promotion Fortnight. Students were encouraged to undertake this physical challenge in order to gain a sense of positive achievement on reaching the summit, while also working together through encouragement. Pictured are (back row left to right) Colm McMahon, Michael Geary and William Boyce. Middle row (left to right): Dylan Hennessy, Timmy Brosnan, Jack Willas, Liam McDermott, Dean Falvy, Jack M. McCarthy, Conor Roche, Darren Wright and Shelia Browne. Front row Shauna Hartnett (standing) and Muireann Kelly (crouched).
Hazelwood College Leaving Certificate Applied II students visit Liscarroll Donkey Sanctuary as part of their LCA II Contemporary Issues task, where students focused on the issue of animal cruelty. In Liscarroll Donkey Sanctuary, students were able to see the efforts put into bringing the animals housed there back to health.
As part of their Hotel Catering and Tourism studies, Hazelwood College Leaving CErtificate Applied students paid a recent visit to An tIonad Glas, Dromcollogher in order to study horticulture. Pictured are (from left to right) Stephen Coughlan (far left), Darren Geary, Padraig O’Kelley, Alan Murphy, JJ Sherlock and Conor Begley.
Hazelwood College Leaving Certificate Applied students are pictured on the peak of Knockfierna after climbing it recently as part of Mental Health Week. While there the students got some insights into the difficulties families had to endure during the famine times.