'Make One Change' Campaign 2019

 

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Message below from Parent Hub, Donegal about their Make One Change competition for 2019:


'Make One Change is an opportunity for families to build good habits by getting out and active together, making time to eat dinner together more regularly, eating more healthily, turning off the phones and tablets to spend time together, listening more to each other or whatever would make a difference for them as a family.

Every family that registers with us is entered into a draw with the opportunity to win a night away 'glamping', a three month membership for a leisure centre, vouchers for cinema, bowling etc.

Families can register online with this link in English:-

https://goo.gl/forms/PrlulqWuPJX9S5W62    

or this link in Irish:-

https://goo.gl/forms/bpwdFPD6LzwAeaCn2

 

Parent Hub website: 

https://parenthubdonegal.ie/

2018 Christmas Exams timetable

Please see below for 2018 Christmas exam timetable. 

Errigal College Annual 5k Takes Place on 24 April

Looking for a safe and fun 5k to participate in Letterkenny? Look no further than Errigal College’s upcoming 5k which takes place entirely in the grounds of St Conal’s and the Town Park, offering participants a run that is perfect for families and competitive runners alike.

This year’s run takes place on Tuesday 24 April at 7.30pm and is part of the Grand Prix series. The event is chip-timed again with registration from 6.00pm at the school. Cost of entry is €8 for adults and €5 for students.

There are excellent prizes on offer from Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure and refreshments will be provided.

Route map for 2018 5K. 

Annual Christmas Craft fair to take place on December 9th

Details of the annual craft fair are below. Guaranteed to be a great event. Please ring the school to book a table on 074 91 21047.

Minister for Education visits Errigal College

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Errigal College was abuzz on Friday morning for the visit of the Minister for Education and Skills, Mr Richard Bruton. The minister was greeted by the Errigal College students who gave him a guard of honour and applauded him.

Following an insightful panel discussion on the future of Irish education in front of an invited audience of local education stakeholders, Mr Bruton was given a tour of Errigal College by the principal, Mr Charlie Cannon. He was impressed by Mr Garry Gorman’s first year Coding class and along with Minister Joe McHugh; CE of Donegal ETB, Anne McHugh and Director of Schools with Donegal ETB, Martin Gormley; Mr Bruton got roped into taking part in an unplugged activity, which could have easily been mistaken for a dance class! This activity demonstrated some of the principles of coding, which all first years study as a short course. Errigal College is one of only four schools in Co Donegal to have been chosen for this programme.

He then visited Mr Martin McGrory’s third year Materials Technology (Wood) class, spoke to the students as they worked and admired the quality of their handiwork.

Mr Cannon was delighted with the Minister’s visit and the fact that in a tight schedule, he had the opportunity to see the quality and standard of students' work in Errigal College’s excellent facilities.