Mr Redmond Jennings from St John’s Central College of Further Education Cork visited the school today to speak with Leaving Certificate Applied students and the options available to them after they leave school.
University Of Limerick Access Office
John Mc Dermot from the University Of Limerick Access Office visited the school today to meet with the First Years. Using our links with the University all first years complete a project about the University – it’s courses, facilities, accommadation and all aspects of being a student at the University.
As part of the project the students will visit the University and recieve Certificates of completion.
The schools quiz team will attend a quiz in St. Munchins College, Limerick tonight.
School of Engineering
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
The Transition Years attended LIT yesterday for the first of four weeks in LIT. Every Wednesday for the next four weeks the Transition Years will travel to Limeirck Instiute of Technology Electrical Engineering Department to tak epart in a taster course. The students will use the Automation and Robotics labs and the electrical labs to give them a taste of what a course in Electrical Engineering would be like and what careers they could expect from it. At the end of teh course the students will take home some completed circuits and pieces they manufactured during their time.
Today Marks the start of the Pre exams for the exam classes. All Third and Sixth year students will be involved in the exams until Friday 11th February. All students will take full exams in all the subjects they are taking for examination next June.
Today in preperation for the work experience element of L.C.V.P. AIB Bank are in the school conducting mock interviews. All Leaving Certificate One students involved in the LCVP course are being interviewd by the bank and all the interviews are video taped so students can analyse their performance and learn how to improve their interview skills.
Jenny Vaughan Youth Officer from the University of Limerick Branch and Jemma O’ Dell From the Newcastle West Branch are conducting the interviews