Senior Parents (V & VI): Guidance Updates

After the 6th Year Teacher-Parent Meeting on October 15th, there will be a Senior Parent’s Information Evening on Wednesday, November 6th from 7:00pm to 8:00pm in the Lecture Theatre. This will cover 3rd level opportunities, the CAO system, apprenticeships as well as accommodation and finance. Parent Guide 3rd Level Open Days  DARE Scheme Applications Guidance…

DARE 2020 in Bandon Grammar School

DARE Application Information The Disability Access Route to Education (DARE) is a third level alternative admissions scheme for school leavers whose disabilities have had a negative impact on their second level education. DARE offers reduced points places to school leavers who, as a result of having a disability, have experienced additional educational challenges in second…

V/ VI Students: Open Days 2019/2020

See below for some of the 3rd level Open Days Also, keep an eye on the online Guidance Noticeboard here and the offline one by the Home Ec. room. Athlone IT -October 18th Open Day BIMM Institute Dublin – November 16th, December 7th & January 11th Open Days Carlow College – November 14th Open Day CIT – November 15th Open Day, DCU – November 15th & 16th Open Days, DKIT – September 10th…

Form I Guidance

Week 3 Daily School Checklist and Locker Checklist Week 6 Form I Personal Profile Survey  

IV: Survey to set Subject Groups

This form is NOT your final subject-choice form This form must be completed by Thursday May 2nd if you wish to have an input into how the subjects groups are set. The deadline for the final subject choice is Friday May 10th. This form is to help us set out our subject groups to ensure…

Parents: TY Subject Choice Presentation and Handout

Presentation and Handout from the Subject Choice Presentation last night. 2021_LC_Parents TY Subject Choice Presentation Subject Choice Presentation Handout 2019   Subject-Choice Timeline Parent Information Evening: Thursday, March 21st Guest Speaker from CIT March 29th School Visit to CIT April 2nd Parent-Teacher Meeting: Tuesday, April 9th Preferred Subject Choice: End of April Final Subject Choice…

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…

VI 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…

VI: DARE Applications 2019/20

DARE Application Information and Checklist Double-check all information on http://www.accesscollege.ie The Disability Access Route to Education (DARE) is a third level alternative admissions scheme for school leavers whose disabilities have had a negative impact on their second level education. DARE offers reduced points places to school leavers who, as a result of having a disability,…

IV: Final Subject Choice

Final Subject Choice Form   This is the Final Subject Choice Form. The deadline to make your choice is May 9th if you wish to confirm a place. All subjects will go ahead subject to demand. You will be informed ASAP if some subjects do not have enough student numbers to go ahead next year….