A message to young people from the President of Ireland

Please see this important message from Uachtarán na hEireann, Michael D. Higgins. It’s particularly aimed at young people: https://president.ie/en/media-library/news-releases/statement-from-president-of-ireland-following-his-signature-of-the-health-preservation-and-protection-and-other-emergency-measures-in-the-public-interest-bill-2020

Ciarrai O’Toole visits PCH!

More #ScienceWeek fun! PhD student and past pupil of PCH, Ciarraí O’Toole held an excellent talk today to our 5th year and Leaving Cert students. Ciarraí is studying aerosols and how nebulisers may spread medication onto doctors, nurses and other caregivers, needlessly administering the medication to them instead of the patient. Very interesting work and expertly delivered. […]

Biomedical Science Talk!

Great talk from Mr. William Brennan from NUIG Biomedical Science on recent advances in the field and prospects for future graduates. All Leaving Cert Biology students got to see the talk. More #GalwayScience events.  

TY does CSI!

Over three days our TY students were educated in Crime Scene Investigation. The students learnt how to take fingerprints, how to recover trace evidence from a crime scene and how it is then used by Forensic Science Laboratories. They were educated in fire scene examinations, DNA, suspicious deaths, photography & court. Many thanks to CSI […]

Fifth Year Spectroscopy Workshop

Pictures of our 5th Year Chemistry students participating in a workshop called ‘Spectroscopy in a Suitcase” . It was delivered by Fiona Mc Ardle senior Lecturer from Life Sciences Department in IT Sligo and her assistant Brianca a Phd student in the college. The workshop was funded by The Royal Society of Chemistry and Science […]

TY Personal Development

Our TY students enjoyed a wonderful Personal Development Day at Esker on September 17th. Many thanks to their teachers Ms Gayle O’Shaughnessy, Ms Regina McLoughlin and Mr Ollie Revill for organising and accompanying our students on this wonderful trip

SafeTALK Suicide Alertness Talk

A FREE suicide prevention training programme will take place on Tuesday, September 17th from 7.00pm to 10.30pm in the Angler’s Rest Hotel. This worthwhile training is being promoted by our neighbours in SOLAS Family Resource Centre. SafeTALK is a joint venture between the HSE and Connecting for LIfe. It is aimed at everyone in our community […]