Ballincollig Community School were delighted to welcome the Lord Mayor Councillor John Sheehan to our school recently. This was a historic event as it was the first time we have welcomed the Lord Mayor since the expansion of the city boundaries in January.
The Parent’s Association play an important role in the life of the school. They provide help on Open Night and other school events during the year. They organise a clothes collection every year to raise money for their activities. A very well attended talk and demonstration was held recently when Vera Keohane gave a talk to parents on Marie Kondo, and how to declutter and organise your home.
On the 9″ of July, VMware Cork, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility based in Ballincollig were honoured to host their CEO, Pat Gelsinger for the first time. Pat was joined in Cork by Jean-Pierre Brulard, SVP and GM EMEA where they were welcomed by over 700 VMware employees for a company meeting here at Ballincollig Community School.(more…)