Summer Tests Timetable 


2018 Leaving Cert Graduation Class



Western Regional Drug and Alcohol Task Force (WRDATF)

Public Speaking Competition

Well done to our 2nd year students who represented our school at the Western Regional Drug and Alcohol Task Force (WRDATF) Public Speaking Competition

Comhairle Na Nóg Liatroma

This video hopes to inspire courage and save lives

YouTube Video


One Good Idea

Congratulations to our First Year students, Heidi, Sarah, Caoimhe, Amanda and Kate who won the 1oth anniversary award in the “One Good Idea” competition to raise awareness about ocean acidification. 

You can read more about their project here 

You can listen to their Shanonside interview here



Leaving Cert PE

Abbey Community College is delighted to have been chosen as one of the first schools in Ireland to offer PE as a Leaving Cert subject. More information can be found here

Engineering Week

Our students enjoyed a recent visit to Quinn Packaging and Quinn Insulation factories in Derrylin and Ballyconnell.

Poet Maria White 

Some of our school students received a CD of poems when they recently met poet Maria White.


Irish Debating

Well done to our Irish debating team who recently brought success to the school.


Public Speaking Competition

Well Done to our Public Speaking Team from TY who represented our school recently in the Knights of St. Columbanus Public Speaking Competition. A huge Thanks to Bishop Kevin and the members of the Knights of St Columbanus who attended our school-which successfully hosted this stage Thanks to Justin Harkin for his role in organising the night. 



Information for Parents on New Junior Cycle 



Click below to hear a podcast discussion of the Eastern front in WW2, with a focus on the actions and ideas of the Soviet Union and its leader, Joseph Stalin. This show was produced and recorded by Callum Blakely, Cillian Doyle and Simon Walsh.