Author Archives: Seamus


Congratulations to all Largy College Leaving Certificate students who received their results on Wednesday 15th August 2018.  The first round of CAO offers has now been published and at this stage, it appears that most of this cohort has achieved their required number of points for their preferred courses. 

The top student of the College this […]

Top Junior Cert student in Largy College

Congratulations to the Junior Certificate students of Largy College who received their results on Wednesday 12th September.  Once again, the results were very pleasing, with many students receiving ‘A’s in Honors Level papers. The student who achieved the best Junior Certificate result was Caitlin Connolly, daughter of Enda and Helen Connolly, Gortnawinney, Clones, Co. Monaghan.

Caitlin, […]


Higher Education Access Route (HEAR)
The Higher Education Access Route (HEAR) is a college and university scheme that offers places on reduced points and extra college support to school leavers from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds who are resident in the Republic of Ireland. HEAR has been set up by a number of colleges and universities, as evidence […]

North East Basketball

Congratulations to Cathal McFarland who was representing Largy College with the North East Basketball team who made history at the Tom Collins Post Primary Schools Inter Regional Tournament down in Limerick recently when they came second in the tournament. This was a first Cup Final ever for any North East Team.
Cathal has now been selected […]

Green Schools

Largy College Green Schools Committee were delighted to receive their second Green Flag in May. This flag focused on saving energy within the school. The committee encouraged staff and students to be more aware of their energy usage, taking care to only use lights in the classrooms when needed, turning computers off at the end […]

Prefect Bonding Trip

This year’s Prefect Council, coordinated by Ms. Emma Smith and Ms. Geraldine Lyons,  went on a bonding trip to Astra Bowl in Cavan on Tuesday 10th October.  Junior and Senior students, led by Head Prefect Matthew Reihill and Deputy Head Prefect Chloe Reilly, got to know each other and make plans for what they hope […]

Parents’ Coffee Morning

We were delighted to welcome so many first year parents and guardians in to the school on Thursday 5th October to a coffee morning in their honour organised by Ms. Claudine Goff. Parents/guardians and staff enjoyed delicious treats freshly prepared by first year Home Economics students and their teacher, Ms.Emma McBride. It was a chance […]

Recent Sport Events

1st Year Gaelic Blitz
All First Year students participated in a Gaelic Football blitz on Thursday the 28th of September. It was a very enjoyable day for all. The Transition Year Sports Module students organised this event. The event was in conjunction with the fourth year theme “Less stress with more mindfulness and the first year […]

Concern Debating Team

The 2017/2018 Largy College Debating Team is comprised of Jenny Freeman (Captain), Katie Boyle, Elisha Smith and Ned O’Harte, four Transition Year Students.  The team got off to a flying start when they overcame St. Louis’, Carrickmacross. We wish them every success in their next debate when they take on Bailieborough Community School.


TY Bonding Trip

Our Transition Year Students attended the Tanagh outdoor adventure centre on Friday 15th of September for a bonding trip. They ventured to Tanagh early in the morning and spent the day canoeing, orienteering, bog hopping and using team building exercises to get to know each other.  The TY theme for the year is ‘Less stress […]