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February 7, 2020

Unfortunately, despite their best and heroic efforts, the u17 football team lost their North Region Final on Friday 31st January.

It was a tough ask for the lads, playing two good sides in St. Aidan's and Coláiste Choilm two days in a row, as the semi-final was played the day before! 

Mr Carolon, Mr Kelleher and the lads, would like to say a massive thank you to all the staff for all the encouragement they showed the lads in the build up to the games and the efforts made to support the students.  A special thanks to S...

February 4, 2020

Well done to the 1st and 2nd year basketball teams who got their league campaigns off to a great start.

Very strong performances from both teams against Scoil Chaitriona, Beneavin and St Vincents Glasnevin.

The 1st years won 2 out of 3 matches while the 2nd years are unbeaten - winning all three matches. Well done to all involved!

1st year panel 

Tom Croly, John Igbinovia, Callum Byrne, Dylan Halligan, Eoin Flores Leslie, Pedro Matue, Cian McCabe, Adam Maye, Nathan Fennell, Joshua Byrne, Ben Davis, Ryan Marron


January 28, 2020

A huge congratulations to the u19s football team who won their Leinster semi-final game over Wexford CBS on Monday 27th January.

A tough battle that finished 4-3 after extra time. Two goals from Shane Lyons, one from captain Dylan Clausen and a late winner from Alex Wilders to secure their place in the Leinster A league FINALLLL!!!!!

Date to be announced.

January 28, 2020

Our annual Dusk Til Dawn fundraiser took place on Friday 17th January. It was a hugely successful night, with great participation from the 6th years.

Jigsaw Ireland was the charity this year and an amazing €3743 was raised in total.

Well done to all involved, especially the brave ones who took on the forfeits! 

January 27, 2020

The Chanel Cross Country team ran in The Phoenix Park recently with Jamie Keating qualifying for the Leinster’s. The boys proudly represented our school and showed huge effort and determination. Well done to all involved !

Cross country team 


Christian Smith, Harry Gardener, Anthony Hynes, Bradley Whelan


Robert Mulligan, Jamie Keating, Cian Reddy, Sean Connors


Ben Evans, Sean Hayden, Ciaran Crowley


Cole Russell

January 26, 2020

Spanish and Art after school classes have been running in Chanel since November. They take place on Mondays from 4 to 5pm in the Art room. All Spanish students welcome!

Students have the opportunity to practise their Spanish skills while they are learning about cultural aspects of the Target Language. As part of the new Junior Cycle specification, this after school activity can help them to build their portfolios, practise their oral skills and give them more knowledge of the cultural aspects of the Spanish speaking...

January 24, 2020

On Friday 24th January, 6th year students enjoyed an Irish workshop in preparation for their Leaving Certificate Irish Oral Exam. The students remained totally engaged and entertained by the two facilitators as the photos show!

January 21, 2020

Class 4.2 recently did a project where they had to construct a bridge that was 50cm long and could hold 200g without collapsing.  The bridge was constructed using sellotape, PVC glue, lollipop sticks and straws. The entire class designed and built their bridges in groups of three or two.  Every bridge met the requirements without collapsing.  

Some bridges were built using triangulation while others were straight flat bridges with supports tap...

January 21, 2020

The above video clip is a collation of lots of examples of students being active as they are learning in the classrooms in Chanel College. What stands out most is how the students are totally engaged and really seem to be enjoying themselves as they learn.

Thanks to Ms O'Brien for all her work in recording, collating and editing the video.

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