Past Pupils Fund awards first Scholarship

Following several years of work the Crescent College Past Pupils Scholarship Fund CLG has awarded the first scholarship for a graduate of CCC from the class of 1999. Jake Murphy was nominated by the school earlier this year, he completed the Leaving Cert, got the results he needed and a place in his chosen college and has started his studies. …

Class of 1979 Celebrate 40 years

Just a week ago on Saturday 23rd November, the Greenhills Hotel in Limerick was the venue for the Class of 1979 to celebrate 40 years since they graduated from Crescent. There were almost 50 of the class in attendance and a number of Crescent staff who were teachers at the time were also the guests on the night. Those attending …

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Tony White presents book to CCC Principal Karin Fleming

  Dr Tony White’s latest book, Irish Parliamentarians: Deputies and Senators 1918–2018, is a comprehensive directory of the 1,780 men and women who have been TDs or Senators in the parliament of the Irish State since the first meeting of Dáil Eireann in January 1919. The election for the first Dáil took place 100 years ago, on 14 December. The book profiles …

Crescent Past Pupils Dinner 2019 – Photos and Report

The Annual Past Pupils Dinner was held recently in the Strand Hotel Limerick.  A great evening was enjoyed by all those attending and in particular the Class of 1969 who were there to celebrate their 50 year reunion. Representing the Crescent school were Principal Karin Fleming, Vice Principal Diarmuid Mullins and Helen ODonnell from the Board of Management. We were …

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Dr. Caitríona Jackman (Class of 1999)

Currently Caitriona is an Associate Professor of Space Physics at the University of Southampton. After graduating from CCC in the Class of 1999 she began her studies in the University of Limerick with BSc in Applied Physics completed in 2003 she then followed that with a PhD in Planetary Physics from the University of Leicester in 2006. Her working career …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Louis Haas

The death has occurred of Louis Haas. Louis attended the Crescent until 1963. He was a teacher at the Vocational School in Ennis and was also an accomplished pianist. May he rest in peace. Link to rip.ie

Death of past pupil, Dr. Tony Bonfield

The death has occurred of Dr. Tony Bonfield. Tony left the Crescent in 1976. He was a lecturer in the Philosophy of Education in Mary Immaculate College. May he rest in peace. Link to rip.ie

Crescent Reunions 2019

We have been made aware of the following class reunions for 2019 .. below you’ll find the class year/reunion event and all the details we have: 20 1999 House Bar, Limerick Saturday 28th December @ 8:00pm Patrick O’Donnell https://www.facebook.com/events/2574331435959656 25 1994 O’Dwyers Bar, Wolfe Tone Street, Limerick Friday 27th December @ 8.30pm Shellie Fitzpatrick Murnane [email protected] 30 1989 Flannerys Bar, …

Past Pupils Dinner – Sat 9 November 2019 – TICKETS ON SALE NOW

The Crescent College Past Pupils Dinner is to be held in the Strand Hotel Limerick on Saturday 9th November from 7:30pm Tickets are just €40 per person and on sale now .. CLICK HERE We welcome ALL past pupils and staff of Crescent College Comprehensive and Sacred Heart College at The Crescent Limerick plus guests/partners are welcome too. Dress code …

Death of past pupil, Mr Martin Collins

The death has occurred of Martin Collins. Martin attended the Crescent from 1963 to 1969. He qualified as an engineer and worked as a consultant, mostly overseas and in  the oil industry. May he rest in peace. Link to www.rip.ie