• FREE AFTER SCHOOL STUDY and Mock Timetable After school study is available for all 5th and 3rd Year students every Monday to Thursday in KCVS. This service is FREE OF CHARGE to our students and a snack is provided! This is a great opportunity especially for our 3rd Year students with the upcoming Mock Exams around the corner. Attached also is a copy of the ...
  • Trip to National Gallery and Royal Irish Academy KCVS 4th and 5th years had a hugely beneficial and highly informative trip to Dublin on Wednesday January 24th. There were two ports of call on the agenda, and two more interesting sites would be hard to find, namely The National Gallery of Ireland and The Royal Irish Academy. First up was a ...
  • JCSP Celebrations On Wednesday 20th December Kilkenny City Vocational School, teachers and student were in the festive spirit to celebrate the academic achievements of their Junior Students since the start of this school year. Under the umbrella of the Junior Certificate Schools Programme, the Christmas Awards Celebration took place in the school library to recognise the work and ...
  • Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement The vision for the new Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement (JCPA) is to place “students at the centre of the educational experience, enabling them to actively participate in their communities and in society and to be resourceful and confident learners in all aspects and stages of their lives” (Framework for Junior ...
  • KCVS Senior Soccer Tournament The senior boys and senior girls soccer finals took place on Thursday last 14th December. KCVS invited local schools for the tournament in the Kilkenny Carlow ETB. After a successful tournament Colaiste Pobal Osraí came out on top in both the girls and boys tournament. It was a tough blow for the KCVS boys who had won ...
  • KCVS Welcomes Micheál Martin Michael Martin TD Lauds KCVS Whole School Evaluation Report as “Stunning” On his visit to the school on Friday the 8th December the Leader of Fianna Fail accompanied by Bobby Aylward TD congratulated management and staff of the city school on their recent excellent Department of Education Evaluation Report.  He said that while he was Minister ...
  • Maths Trail at Castlecomer Discovery Park Our KCVS TY students had an enjoyable day completing the maths trail at Castlecomer Discovery Park. Once we arrived at the park it was straight to business with our guide Nichola. The maths trail caters for all ages and encourages students to think with their minds and see with their maths eyes. Some challenges were easy while ...
  • KCVS Girls in Southeast Schools D Basketball Final Kilkenny City Vocational School – 11 Commeragh College – 18 There were heart breaking scenes in W.I.T for the Kilkenny City Vocational School girls on Tuesday in the Southeast Schools D Final. In their first year to enter the league KCVS were delighted to overcome Colaiste Abbain, Adamstown in the semi-final, 44-14points. Preparations for the final took centre ...
  • Active Week at KCVS A very successful Active Week took place in Kilkenny City Vocational School with all staff and students participating. On Monday the third year students took part in school based activities followed by a spinning and boot camp class. 5th years went on a soccer trip on Tuesday where both boys and girls played a match against Duiske ...
  • Team Hope Shoebox Appeal Congratulations to the Transition Year Young Social Innovators (YSI) group, who successfully completed the Team Hope Shoebox Appeal. As part of YSI students investigate social problems and then look at creative solutions. The students were studying the topic of poverty and decided the shoebox appeal was a great initiative to try and help less fortunate ...