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St. Finian’s C.C will host a Month of activities to celebrate College Awareness.

23 November 2020

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until 30 November 2020

To kick things off we have a zoom call and online presentation from TUD for senior cycle students. We will have a virtual presentation with Ulster University on the UCAS system for 5th and 6th year students.
STEM talk for 6th year girls – lunchtime talk
CAO Online zoom for parents TBC for Thursday 12th November
Demo CAO Application process in classes for senior students
Video of past pupils talking about further education and career pathways
Poster rich environment in each class room on careers specific to each subject
DETAC – drop everything and talk about college
1st years College awareness bingo
Question a day over the intercom – prize for the winner
Quiz on Kahoot  – acronyms and college facts
Create a video/poem/song/ poster for CAW
Talks from PLC college
Subject choice talks for 3rd years
From Toddlers to Teachers – picture competition for students to guess the baby in the picture as one of their teachers
Wall of Fame – past pupils pictures displayed with colleges and courses attending
Study skills seminar/workshop for 6th years
Crest creation – 1st year wellbeing class to create their own college crests – research into colleges/ university beforehand
College awareness display on the guidance department library
Student ambassadors from DCU to visit the school during CAW to chat to all year groups
HEAR/DARE talks for senior cycle students
College visit from DCU for junior students
Students attending virtual open days throughout the month
More activities throughout the month


23 November 2020


St. Finian’s C.C
Castlefarm, Swords,
Co. Dublin,, Co. Dublin, Ireland
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Event organiser contact name
Nicola Mac Kittrick
Event organiser email address
Ms N Mc Kittrick
Who are you?
Guidance Counsellor
Audience Category
Secondary level – all