Mr Gill was delighted to announce recently that Chanel College had been granted additional government funding to offer school lunches to all students.
Each morning every students now receives a packed lunch in form class. Orders are placed the week before with our external provider, Carambola. Students can choose from a wide variety of fresh, tasty menu options including sandwiches, wraps and baps and add in fruit and snacks to complete a healthy and wholesome lunch.
We were so happy to welcome our new 1st Year Students to Chanel last Thursday for their first day of secondary school! With lots of smiling nervous faces in front of me, all I could think was to try to keep this experience as normal as it always was despite the wearing of masks and restrictions in place! They did so well, kept their masks on, followed instructions and got comfortable in their new classrooms and school.
There is no doubt that due to the current Covid pandemic, this is one of the most challenging starts to the new school year that Chanel College has experienced. However, the school management, caretakers, cleaners and staff worked tirelessly for the past weeks to prepare the school and have it ready to welcome the new 1st years in a safe environment, respecting current guidelines and in particular the 1 meter social distancing.
Ms Heron, 1st year Yearhead, planned and organised their first day and with the team of fo...
Chanel College "LCD Hurls" and "Scent Candles" were both winners of their respective regional finals of the Foroige NFTE Programme. They have both been selected to take part in the Foróige NFTE National Semi Finals in the next few weeks.
Huge congrats to Cillian Clarke, Dylan Bonney, Lewis Byrne of LCD Hurls and Charlie O' Reilly and Jamie Fritzon of Scent Candles.
There were huge celebrations on Friday 6th March at the North Dublin Metropolitan League Finals and history was made when two Chanel teams won their finals in thrilling games.
First the u19s took to the pitch under the stewardship of coaches Sheridan and McManus to beat a very strong St Aidan's side. It is was a tense game all the way through with both teams holding out 3-3 till close to the end. Thankfully Chanel got their chances to take the game 6-3 at the final whistle to be crowned North Dublin Metropolitan Lea...
Twelve Chanel staff received their Level 1 Lámh Module certificate on Wednesday 4th January. Lámh is a manual sign system used by children and adults with intellectual disability and communication needs in Ireland. Communication is a right.
Chanel U-14s produced a cup final performance to claim their first silver of the year at Stella Maris Friday. Playing into a stiff breeze, Chanel were indebted to their super keeper Jude McKenna for three top class saves in the first half alone. Slowly, the Chanel defence marshalled by Connolly got on top of the tall and pacy Portmarnock attack. Callum Dunne dominated the centre forward with his physical presence. Reece Moloney was very dependable at left full and Cal...