Calasanctius College Oranmore Unveils a Whole New Look

On Tuesday May 27th the school community celebrated the completion and blessing of Calasanctius College, Oranmore, Co. Galway.

The building project was the culmination of an enormous effort by a number of people over many years.

This phase of the project included the completion of the Nano Nagle Hall. Both staff and students have benefited greatly from the additional facilities.

The official opening and blessing of the completed school was attended by many people who had contributed to the project over the years.

CEIST was represented by Dr Amalee Meehan.

Following speeches from Deputy Principal Cora Ní Loinsigh, Board of Management Chairperson Hannah Kiely and Principal Mary Nihill, the completed school was blessed by Oranmore Parish Priest Fr Diarmuid Hogan.


Pictured above are Deputy Noel Grealish, Senator Hildegarde Naughton, Hannah Kiely, Chairperson, and Cllr Jim Cuddy. 

Pictured above are Edel Carney, Principal of Scoil Mhuire, Oranmore, Sgt John Gormally, Oranmore, and Anne Hyland, Principal Scoil Iosaf Naofa. 

Sr Chanel Canny, Good Shepherd, Fr Diarmuid Hogan PP Oranmore and Sr Teresa Gilligan, Athenry. 

Sr Bríd Burke, Athenry, Sr Dorothy Somers, Tuam and Sr Marie McGrath, Tuam.

Senator Fidelma Healy Eames, teacher Aíne O'Connell and Rita Furey, Oranmore. 

Córa Ní Loinsigh, Deputy Principal and Hannah Kiely, Chairperson of Calasanctius College. 

Martha Makaj, Megan Connolly and Courtney Bartley.