Coláiste Pobail Bheanntraí

Colaiste Pobail Bheanntrai (Bantry Community College) was established through the amalgamation of St. Goban´s Bantry and Ardscoil Phobail Bheanntrai and now caters for over 697 post primary students and has a staff of approx 60.

On Tuesday 11th October 2011 the doors of our new state of the art college opened for the first time to welcome students.

The college was officially opened on March 30th, 2012 by Seán Sherlock, Minister for Research & Innovation. Speaking at the official opening Minister Sherlock said :

I am delighted to see that these resources include information and communications technologies, multi media learning laboratories, science laboratories, woodwork and engineering rooms.

The college operates under the co-trusteeship of  Cork Education and Training Board and the Diocese of Cork and Ross.

The College is co-educational and multi-denominational.

School Calendar:

May 2022

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  • Under 19 boys soccer v skibbereen in skibbereen
  • u19 Boys soccer vs Skibbereen in Skibbereen
  • Gaelscoil using Pitch 9.30am to 10.30am
  • u19 Hurling County Semi-Final Vs Schull CC. Throw in @12:30 in St.Colums GAA pitch.
  • Munster Junior Camogie final vs Pres Clonmel Throw in 6pm in Éire Óg GAA club Gate
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  • Ag Science 5th Year Trip to Macrookm Buffalo farm
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  • Aiden Ross U15 Rugby Final in Dunmanway
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  • Boys u16.5 Munster Football Semi-Final & Finals Day. Both games on the same day. Venue TBC
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  • TY Running Rugby Blitz for National Schools. 9.30am-1pm
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  • Boys u14 & u16 Football County Semi-Finals. Both Vs Coachford College. Venue TBC.
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  • u17 Rugby 7's venue TBC
  • 1st Year Boys Dr Herlihy Cup
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  • Under 17 Soccer vs Douglas 11am Kick off on School Pitch
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  • 5th Year Biology Field Trip
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  • u16 Hurling County Final Vs Gaelscoil Charraig Úi Leighin (Carrigaline). Venue TBC
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  • Under 16 Soccer vs Clonakilty on School Pitch, Kick Off 11.30am
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Mission Statement

“In partnership, through a comprehensive curriculum, we aim to provide quality teaching and learning in the pursuit of excellence, to promote intellectual, spiritual and personal development in an atmosphere of respect thus enabling students to contribute positively to their community”

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