March Newsletter

Our latest newsletter is out! News on our proposed new building, Zambia update and much more.

Date: March 22, 2018

Fresh Film Festival

Some of our 1st years made a movie for this years Fresh Film Festival

Date: March 10, 2018

TY French Class Trip to DLR Lexicon

Photography Exhibit by Peter Varga, Mr Ferguson’s TY French class visited the photography exhibit in Dun Laoghaire and were given a warm welcome from the photographer himself

Date: February 7, 2018

Lunch Box – Meal Deal

The Lunch Box are delighted to offer parents the opportunity toavail of our student meal deal for the second half of this term.

Date: February 6, 2018

Senior Concert -Arts Week

To kick off Arts Week 2018, the Fifth Years and students from the Junior School put on a brilliant concert to celebrate the art of musical expression.

Date: February 5, 2018

Arts week 2018

A reminder to all parents, in celebration of all our CBC community we are inviting you to special events next week;

Date: January 30, 2018

Fantasy 6 Nations for Zambia

Play more rugby for CBC! 6 Nations fantasy rugby league is coming to raise money for Zambia.

Date: January 29, 2018

East Leinster Cross Country Championships

Congratulations to all 33 athletes that competed at the East Leinster Cross Country Championships yesterday, especially the Junior team who finished 2nd overall.

Date: January 26, 2018

Seniors win in style

The SCT got their defence of the Vinnie Murray Cup off to a great start with 7 tries in a 43-0 victory

Date: January 10, 2018

Work Experience

Click here to download the insurance letter for Transition Year Work Experience.

Date: December 27, 2017

Lunch Box Meal Deal

The Meal Deal is available again, Click to find out how to sign up.

Date: December 20, 2017

Christmas Hamper Appeal

Thanks to all members of the CBC Community who gave many wonderful presents

Date: December 6, 2017

Christmas Fair

Some of our enterprising Business students will be running a small Christmas fair on Thursday December 7th before and after the Advent Carol service.

Date: November 28, 2017

University Entrance Scholars 2017

Congratulations to the pupils from the class of 2017 who recently received entrance scholarships to Trinity and UCD,

Date: November 22, 2017

Science Week 2017

Some great events for Science week including The Great Egg Drop, TY Forensic Workshop and Build a Bridge

Date: November 14, 2017

Zambian Immersion Project

Some upcoming fundraising events for the Zambian Immersion Project, Christmas Jumpers, Raffle, Clothes Collection and Christmas Trees.

Date: November 14, 2017

Academic Awards 2017

Congratulations to all of the pupils who received Academic Awards at the ceremony today.

Date: November 10, 2017

American Tea Party

This year’s American Tea Party will be held on January 20th, Book your tickets early to avoid missing out!

Date: October 24, 2017

Table Quiz

Table Quiz Thursday 26th of October supporting Rugby in CBC.

Date: October 23, 2017

Head Prefect announced

Congratulations to our Head Prefect for 2017/18 Alan Hickey and his deputies Dean O’Higgins and Mark Nolan.

Date: October 20, 2017

School Closed due to Weather

Updated – Following a further directive from the DES the school will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday 17th Oct)

Date: October 15, 2017

Hospice Coffee Morning

Thursday 28th September from 10:30 – 11:30, in aid of Blackrock Hospice.

Date: September 27, 2017

Welcome Mr. Murphy

We would like to welcome our New Guidance Counsellor Mr. David Murphy

Date: September 19, 2017

Open Night

Come along to our Open Night on Thursday 21st of Setember from 7-9 and find out what CBC Monkstown Park has to offer.

Date: September 18, 2017

Díospóireacht ag an Idirbhliain

Dé Máirt, 12ra Meán Fómhair, tháinig rang 4-Dubh agus rang 4-Dearg san Idirbhliain le chéile chun díospóireacht ar an rún,

Date: September 15, 2017

Class of ’57

The Class of ’57 celebrated their 60 year reunion on Friday the 8th of September.

Date: September 8, 2017

Rugby Training Times

Rugby Training is up and running for all years, See times here

Date: September 6, 2017

Leaving Cert 2017

Congratulations to the CBC Leaving Cert class of 2017 on their excellent Leaving Certificate results. The average points achieved by our students was 446 points per candidate.

Date: August 24, 2017

The Lunch Box – Meal Deal

The Lunch Box are delighted to pilot a New Meal Scheme for the first term of school in CBC Monkstown.

Date: August 18, 2017

Thank You Frau Ryan

Frau Ryan was given a tremendous send off by staff and pupil as she leaves us this week after 29 years in CBC

Date: May 29, 2017

Annual 2nd Hand Clothes Sale

Annual 2nd hand CBC uniform sale on Saturday 10th of June at 10am to 12pm in the reception

Date: May 26, 2017

CBC are Leinster Debating Champions

Congratulations to third years Jack Palmer (3BDY) and Parsa Nazemi (3HOC) on winning the Leinster Junior Debating Championships in UCD

Date: April 27, 2017

Hairspray The Musical

Tickets are selling fast for Hairspray. April 3rd -7th! Friday is Sold Out!

Date: March 24, 2017

Colours for Cancer

CBC Colours for Cancer day March 22nd.
Read for info on the Memory Wall

Date: March 15, 2017

Arts Week 2017

Some of our first years acted as journalists for Arts Week, Read their articles here.

Date: March 15, 2017

Arts Week 2017

We have a very busy week of events planned for Arts week 2017, March 6th-10th

Date: March 1, 2017

Safer Internet Day

A group of our 2nd years were invited in to Facebook’s offices in Grand Canal Dock for a symposium on making the Internet a safer environment for teenagers

Date: February 7, 2017

Cross Country success

Junior Team finish 2nd in the East Leinsters and qualify for the Leinster Cross Country Final

Date: January 29, 2017

Seniors March On

The Seniors are through to the Semi Final of the Vinnie Murray Cup after scoring 9 tries against Tullow.

Date: January 12, 2017

American Tea Party

Saturday 21st of January, Book your place now!

Date: January 11, 2017

Laurence McKeown’s visit

On Thursday, November 24th, the former IRA gunman and hunger striker came in to talk to some pupils about his experiences

Date: December 9, 2016

Rome- October 2017

Roma Invicta
Open to students from 2nd to 5th year, Register your interest now.

Date: December 6, 2016

2nd Year Future Careers Projects

As part of College awareness week, some of our 2nd years completed projects on future careers or college course that may or may not be realistic

Date: December 2, 2016

American Tea Party

21st of January in the school hall, come along for a great night of food, music and dancing

Date: November 29, 2016

Exam Timetable

Click to see a timetable for the 2016 Christmas Exams

Date: November 28, 2016

Are you smarter than your parents?

The Parents’ Council are hosting a fun quiz for all 1st years and their parents

Wednesday 23rd of November at 7:30 pm.

Date: November 22, 2016

TY Activities

Very busy week for @CBCTY with social placement, guest speakers, a forensic workshop and bag packing for the SVDP

Date: November 21, 2016

Irish Internationals

Congratulations to Harry Halwax and James Furlong on representing Ireland U15s

Date: November 18, 2016

CBC TY November Activities

A busy month ahead for the TY lads. Follow @CBCTY on twitter to keep up to date

Date: November 14, 2016


You can catch up with all the news from the first half term here.

Date: November 12, 2016

Academic Awards

Congratulations to all of the pupils who received academic awards today,

Date: November 11, 2016

Gaisce Silver Awards

Congratulations to Fiachra, Bryan, Denis, Mitchell, Eoin & Luke who were awarded their Silver Gaisce Award

Date: October 30, 2016

Clothes Collection

to raise money for St. Francis Street school. Nov 18th – 19th

Date: October 28, 2016

The Lunch Box @ CBC

Our Canteen, The Lunch box offers a wide range of freshly cooked and prepared nutritious food daily

Date: October 18, 2016

CBC Reunion Festival

The CBC Monkstown Reunion Festival is the first of its kind in CBC history. Its aim is to bring a robust legion of CBC alumni together for an electric evening

Date: October 11, 2016

CBC TY Record Breakers

Our Transition Year pupils attempted along with 4,000 other pupils from around the country to set a World Record for the Largest Mindfulness Lesson

Date: October 10, 2016

Congrats Michael Fitzsimons

We are all very proud of Michael Fitzsimons (’07) on being named man of the match in the All Ireland Final

Date: October 6, 2016

Tag Rugby Blitz

The tag blitz to end all tag blitzes will take place in CBC Monkstown on October 15th at 13:40

Date: October 5, 2016

European Day of Languages

Here at CBC we have been celebrating European Day of Languages in a number of ways

Date: September 26, 2016

Open Night 2016

Thanks to everyone who came along to our Open Night on Tuesday evening. We look forward to welcoming you in to the CBC community in the near future.

Date: September 21, 2016

Hospice Coffee Morning

Well done to the TY pupils who organised the Hospice coffee morning last Friday raising 1290

Date: September 19, 2016

New Prefects

Congratulations to our new Prefects who were announced today, they will be lead by Head Prefect Lee Wallace

Date: September 1, 2016

Leaving Cert Results

Congratulations to our Leaving Cert students on their fantastic results

Date: August 17, 2016

Rules for State Exams

A list of the rules and expectations during the Leaving and Junior Certificate.

Date: May 31, 2016

PPU Golf Outing

Friday 26th of August, Dun Laoghaire Golf Club

Date: May 30, 2016

Goodbye Mr. Hughes

After 39 years of teaching Latin and Geography in CBC Monkstown Park, Mr. Hughes has hung up his toga.

Date: May 29, 2016

Clothing Collection For SVP

The Charity Committee are organising a Clothing Collection in aid of the St. Vincent de Paul this Friday and Saturday 27/28th of May

Date: May 24, 2016

Funky Shoe Day – Walk in My Shoes

Big huge thanks to all students and staff for taking part in Funky Friday Shoe Day in order to raise awareness around mental health and how it affects us all.

Date: May 22, 2016


Date: May 5, 2016