Incoming Parents: Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I get further information on Core and Elective subjects? There is a section for 1st Year Parents on the ‘BGS Guidance’ website. It covers the Junior Cert subjects in more detail. It can be found on www.bandongrammar.ie or just by searching in Google.   Why must students study French or Spanish? A third language is required…

1st Year Parents: What kind of students suit each subject?

  Form I: Subject Choice Guidance Elective Subjects and Frequently Asked Questions Elective JC Subjects What kind of student does this subject suit? What are the benefits of this subject? Technical Graphics Technical Graphics is one of the technology subjects offered at junior cycle. In Technical Graphics you will learn how to represent 3-D objects…

Parents: Guidance Newsletters

Form VI Parents: October Newsletter – VI_1st Newsletter Click the link above to download the newsletter at the bottom of the screen

Contacting your Guidance Counsellor

If you wish to talk to your Guidance Counsellor, Mr. Kearney, in relation to any Mental Health Issues, you can: pop up to his office in the library for a chat email him directly at guidance@bgsmail.ie leave a note in the lockbox outside of his office, or under the door

Incoming 1st Year Parents: Elective Subjects

Please find below a summary Subject Fact-sheets Materials Technology Wood Technical Graphics Business Studies Art, Craft and Design Home Economics German Music     Further Information Practical   Materials Technology Wood Science   Mathematics   Science Artistic   Art, Craft Design   Music   Technical Graphics Humanities   French   History   Spanish   English   Geography   German   Gaeilge Social   CSPE   Physical Education   Home Economics   Religious…

TY Parents: Subject Information

Presentation for Parents Subject Choice Evening: March 22nd  Leaving Cert Summary Page Handout For further information, please refer to the section up on the top right of the screen or use the following link   

Form V and VI Parents: Guidance Information Presentation and Handouts

Please find below the presentation on the CAO system and 3rd Level options from the presentation last Thursday, November 30th. Regards Mr. Kearney   General 3rd Level and CAO Information VI Parents Presentation_2018 CAO Demonstration Application – Practice before completing over Christmas DARE Checklist for Applicants DARE2018 DARE-Applicant-Checklist-2018 The school works with students in January/…

TY Programmes: Trinity

Transition Year Programmes 2017/18 Programme Week 1: 6 – 10 November 2017 (closing date for applications 29 September 2017) Week 2: 26 February – 2 March 2018 (closing date for applications 29 September 2017) Download Application Form (doc, 31KB) Please wait until the Junior Certificate results are available before submitting the completed application form; preference is NOT given to…

Career Events in UCC 2017/18

Open Days and Events Listing   What When Where Contact Open Day 2017 Saturday 14 October UCC Campus opendays@ucc.ie Law Academy Tuesday 31 October to Thursday 2 November UCC Campus Anne Wallace (a.wallace@ucc.ie) Tralee Parent Information Evening Tuesday 7 November, 6-8pm Tralee venue to be confirmed opendays@ucc.ie UCC Architecture Open Day Thursday 16 November Centre…

TY Work/ Study Experience Programmes 2016/17

Source: tyireland   Cork School of Music TY Work Experience Week 03 – 07 April 2017 CIT Cork School of Music offers a special work experience week for students who wish to gain a real insight to the professional demands and working routine of the orchestral musician. Suitable for young musicians in TY who have achieved…

Summer Activities 2017

Please find various activities in the Summer category at the very bottom of the homepage or by clicking this https://bgsguidance.wordpress.com/category/summer/  

Summer: IT Camps

IT Summer Camps – June 2017 Due to increased demand we have decided to offer two camps this year, both taking place during the same week. There is a Junior and Senior Camp. We are now accepting application forms for our one week IT Summer Camps Camp Dates: 12th-16th June 2017 Sponsored by HEA ‌…

Summer: Entrepreneurship Camp

A new Entrepreneurship Summer Camp for 2nd Level Students Entrepreneurship Summer Camp 2017 Share this Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ 17 May 2017 ‌ UCC will host its first second-level Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation Summer Camp. Cork University Business School, UCC’s College of Business and Law and Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC…