Class of 1989 Re -Union

It is the 25 year anniversary of the Calasanctius College Class of 1989 A re-union will take place in the Oranmore Lodge Hotel on Sat 9th August. Finger food, live DJ, Raffle, and loads and loads of craic! See long lost friends/classmates/rivals/crushes... It will be a great night!! Tickets just €20 each, call Kevin Newell to get yours (086) 776 6197 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Leaving Cert Results 2014.
Leaving Cert results will be available on Wednesday 13th August from 9.30am at the school.


Return dates

Wednesday 27th August- New 1st years

Friday 29th August - Junior students (2nd and 3rd Years )

Monday 1st September - Senior Students (T.Y. 5th and 6th Years )

A detailed calendar will be available here on our website in early September


Office Summer closing

The school office will be closed from Mon 7th July and will re-open on Tuesday 5th August

Wishing all of our school community a very enjoyable summer break 

Our School

Calasanctius College Oranmore is a co-educational college, which caters for the needs of the local community. The students come from Oranmore and surrounding areas, including Maree, Carnmore, Claregalway, Clarenbridge, Kilcolgan and the south side of Galway City. The students come from very different backgrounds, both socially and economically, ranging from farming, self-employed, unemployed, business, and professional. The majority of students intend to carry on to third level.

The ambition of the school is to ensure that all members of the school community are given the best opportunity to achieve their potential in a happy, caring and supportive environment” The beautiful school building overlooking Galway Bay was opened in 2006 and accommodates approximately 800 students. Facilities include modern state of the art Science laboratories, material technology rooms, technical graphics rooms home economic rooms a music room, a full size sports hall and a fully equipped exercise gymnasium and modern canteen and performance area.

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