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Glendalough 2015, Marist Staff Reflection Day

Marist Staff Reflection Day Glendalough – October 2015 On Saturday morning 10th October, a group of 13 Marists arrived in Glendalough, Co. Wicklow for a day of reflection. Nine teachers from the three Marist schools, Chanel College, Coolock, C.U.S., Leeson St. and St. Mary’s College, Dundalk were welcomed by Kevin Jennings, the director of the MEA, Marist Fathers, Jimmy McElroy S.M., Martin McAnaney S.M. , convenors of the day and Fr....

The Thorpe Cup 2015

Thorpe Cup May 1st 2015 St. Mary’s College Blackburn 1 – 5 Chanel College, Dublin Chanel College became the first Irish school ever to win the Thorpe Cup on UK soil with an emphatic victory over St. Mary’s College last May. Since the competition's revival in 2011 St. Mary’s have been the stronger of the two schools, winning three of the previous four matches, including a hard fought win in Coolock last year. This...

Annual St Peter Chanel Soccer Competition 2015

The Peter Chanel Soccer Competition 2015 took place in Oriel Park, Dundalk on Tuesday 12th May 2015. For the eighth consecutive year, the competition took place in Dundalk with over 100 students from the three Marist schools, Catholic University School, St. Mary's College,Dundalk and Chanel College, all taking part. The soccer was very competitive throughout with all players working very well for their teams and enjoying the overall experience. A big...

Marist Young Apprentice Competition 2015

On April 24th eight students from St.Mary’s College, Blackburn, flew to Dublin to compete in the Young Apprentice here in CUS. The event is in its 4th year and has proved to be a hugely successful collaboration between the two schools. The students came to the school from the airport and were quickly mixed into teams with strangers and had to produce, market and sell healthy food products in the...