School News

Entrance Examinations 2015

Posted on 01 Dec 2015
St Finian’s Community College will be holding the first sitting of its entrance examinations on Saturday 31st January at 8.45am in the school. This year the school is launching a new entrance examination called CAT4.  This test (Cognitive Ability Test) is a suite of tests that have be

Ann McEvoy Memorial Bursary 2015

Posted on 24 May 2015
St. Finian’s Community College has awarded the Ann McEvoy Memorial Bursary 2015 to Holly O’Toole and Rebecca O’Toole. Holly is studying Hospitality Management in DIT and Rebecca has just completed a PLC in Communication and Media and hopes to study Business this year

Graduation 2015

Posted on 20 May 2015
St. Finian’s Community College Graduation ceremony took place on Tuesday 19th May. The evening commenced with an opening speech from the Head Boy, Emmanuel Okoye and Head Girl, Sarah O’Reilly. The Class of 2015 received their certificates from the Principal, Ms Patricia Kn


Posted on 18 May 2015
  Well done and congratulations to the students in 6LCA who raised €300 by holding a bake sale for the charity Nagarhope. Nagarhope charity has been helping the people of Nepal for years, and now, in their time of need, is launching an emergency Earthquake appeal to help the reli

Thomas F Meagher Flag Presentation Ceremony

Posted on 12 Mar 2015
St Finian’s Community College was honoured to be chosen as one of 200 schools to attend the Thomas F Meagher Flag Presentation at a ceremony held in Waterford on Thursday 12th March with Michael D Higgins as honoured guest. Four fifth year students, David Wright, Ruth Sherlock,
St Finians CC Basketball


Posted on 05 Mar 2015
Student Achievements Girls Basketball: Congratulations to our first year girls basketball team who made it to the quarter finals of their league this year. The team have put in a tremendous performance throughout the year, winning the majority of their matches but were sadly beaten on

Berlin 2015

Posted on 14 Feb 2015
On Friday the 13th of February we had to meet at the airport at terminal 2. Everybody had to meet there at five o’clock sharp in the morning. We all had to have are personalised blue jumpers that we got for the trip. Everybody was tired, but so excited! Aer Lingus let us put our hand