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WATCH: Portlaoise College stages hugely successful virtual ‘Evenings of Excellence’

Over the last week students, parents and their families tuned into Portlaoise College’s Facebook page to find out who the student award winners were...

Portlaoise College to hold virtual awards night every evening this week

Portlaoise College has come up with an innovative method of holding their annual student Awards Night this year. Each night next week from Monday 11th...

Laois secondary school sends cards to all students and announce details...

A Laois secondary school has reached out to all of their students by sending them cards. Portlaoise College sent out these cards to remind all...

Major expansion confirmed for Laois secondary school

Laois TD and Minister for Justice & Equality, Charlie Flanagan has announced that additional accommodation has been approved for Portlaoise College. Six general classrooms, four...

Studying during Coronavirus: Portlaoise College student on prepping for state exams...

The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting almost every aspect of our lives at the moment. Bar those working in essential services, the rest of the population...

Two Laois primary school students win Scholarship Awards for Portlaoise College

Portlaoise College has announced this year’s winners for the first year scholarship programme. Abbie Maher from St Colman's National School in Stradbally and Jonathan Murphy...

Studying during Coronavirus: Portlaoise College student on prepping for state exams...

The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting almost every aspect of our lives at the moment. Bar those working in essential services, the rest of the population...
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WATCH: Laois school produce uplifting video for their students

It is tough being a student at the moment. Since March 12, they have been taken out of their classroom setting and forced to change...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College students embracing new learning challenge

Like all schools and colleges in the country, Portlaoise College is having to embrace a new and innovative way of learning. Schools across the country...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College collaborate with Tidy Towns in campaign against...

On Thursday the March 5, Portlaoise College Green Schools Committee along with Principal, Noel Daly collaborated with Tidy Towns. The aim was to become active...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College wow in talent show

Students at Portlaoise College have an ocean of hidden talent amongst them. They had the opportunity to demonstrate their skills and abilities during the Talent...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College students showcase science projects at SciFest@School 2020

More than 140 students from 1st Year exhibited forty four projects in SciFest@School in Portlaoise College recently. This was the school’s first time hosting the...

Laois teacher launches new Junior Cert Home Economics cookbook

Some teachers go over and above - and that's something Portlaoise College teacher Julie Cunneen has done by publishing a cook book for Junior...

Portlaoise College annual STEM night a huge success

On Thursday January 30, Portlaoise College welcomed a large group of 5th class pupils and their parents to the annual STEM Experience Night. Information Leaflets...

Portlaoise College students set to make life-changing trip to Gambia

In the early hours of Thursday morning, a group of TY and 5th year students from Portlaoise College are setting out on a life-changing...

Valentine’s Masquerade Ball to be held in aid of Portlaoise school

Thinking of what to do for Valentine's Night 2020? Well think no further! Portlaoise College are hosting a Valentine's Ball to raise funds for the school. The...

In Pictures: New TY Community Care module at Portlaoise College

Since October the Transition Year Students of Portlaoise College have been visiting Ballard Nursing Home as part of a new TY Community Care Module. The...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College host annual Christmas fair

Portlaoise College hosted its annual Christmas fair in the school Foyer recently. Visitors were greeted at the door by the students who had everything on...

Portlaoise College student rewarded with academic scholarship

Academic success was rewarded recently by Carlow Institute of Technology as part of their scholarship program. Gyula Torok, a Portlaoise College Leaving Cert Student in...

In Pictures: Laois school celebrate successful College Awareness Week

College Awareness Week recently took place in Portlaoise College and they carried out many events and activities where the whole school community came together...

German trip, storytelling and Community Care in Portlaoise College

It has been a very busy period for the students in Portlaoise College and here are some of the things they have been up...

In Pictures: Portlaoise College wish farewell to long serving member of...

What a great send off! There was great celebrations recently when the staff of Portlaoise College came together to acknowledge the retirement of one of...

Check this out mate, a Laois chess tournament

So check this out! What a great idea. A junior chess tournament for all primary school children in Laois. The event is the brainchild of the...

Record crowds attend Portlaoise College’s Career and College Exhibition

Choices for midlands students transitioning from post-primary into third level education were plentiful at Portlaoise College’s fifth annual Career and College exhibition recently. Parents and...

Prestigious recognition for Portlaoise College in Oxford University

Three Portlaoise College teachers recently travelled to the prestigious Oxford University to honour the work they're doing for promoting progression to third level education. Guidance...

Portlaoise College welcomes record crowd to Open Evening

Porlaoise College welcomed over 600 parents and their children to their Open Evening on Thursday, 26 September. The guests were greeted by class Prefects with...

Portlaoise College and People First Credit Union hosting Career and College...

Portlaoise College, in association with People First Credit Union, are hosting a Career and College Exhibition on Tuesday, October 22. There will be over 40...

Two students honoured with Scholarship Bursary at Portlaoise College

Each year Portlaoise College award two students with a Scholarship Bursary worth €1,000 each which goes towards their third level education fees. This Scholarship Bursary...

Check out the intensive one-year repeat Leaving Cert programme in Portlaoise...

Are you thinking of repeating your Leaving Cert? If you are you should consider the repeat Leaving Cert programme in Portlaoise College. We offer an...

In Pictures: Serious style at Portlaoise College as Debs season nears...

Debs season is almost over but we still have some more great pictures to bring you. So far, we have been to Portlaoise CBS, Scoil...