Blackrock Educate Together Secondary School

Short Courses

Coding Artistic Performance Philosophy
Debating Horticulture Digital Media Literacy

Coding

The short course aims to develop the student's ability to formulate problems logically; to design, write and test code through the development of programs, apps, games, animations or websites; and, through their chosen learning activities, to learn about computer science.

Philosophy

This short course in philosophy aims to engage students in philosophical enquiry and dialogue about life’s big questions and to develop critical, creative, collaborative, caring thinkers who can participate in informed discourse and act in the world in a more reflective manner.

Artistic Performance

This short course in artistic performance aims to engage students in artistic practices with others, by offering a structure that can be used to facilitate collaborative and individual imaginative and creative initiatives, leading to a group performance.

See https://curriculumonline.ie/Junior-cycle/Short-Courses/ for more information

Mar 12
2024
Information Evening Incoming 1st Year Parents
Mar 18
2024
Bank Holiday
Mar 19
2024
Board of Management Meeting
Mar 21
2024
Talent Show
26-Feb-2024

Congratulations to all 1st year students who have taken part in the 1st Year Table Tennis Tournament these past few weeks. A thrilling competition that saw the best in sporting competition. We congratulate, in particular, the following finalists:<

02-Feb-2024
"Léigh anois go cúramach...". 3rd Year mock exams began today in Blackrock ETSS for the first time ever. We wish all of our students the very best as they tackle English and Gaeilge today.
01-Feb-2024
Our 2nd year students greatly enjoyed their visit to the Museum of Literature, Ireland this afternoon. We thank the museum for helping us support our SSE focus on oracy and literacy, and many of our students couldn't wait to get home to turn the page
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