Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork

Student Voice

Welcome to the student voice page!
Student voice is about what the students think so that we can make a great school for all involved.
The student council is heavily involved in lots of areas in our school. The student council have been involved in the following. : open night : music club : school mission statement : soccer team : Gaelic team :Hurling team
There were over 100 people that ran for student council at Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh this year.
Here are the brilliant people that represent our Student Council
Student Council Representatives 2022/2023
Teacher 1st 2nd 3rd
Mr. O’Connor – 3rd Killian Connolly Aoife Clare Aeron Carney
Ms. Moynihan – 3rd Hannah Lenihan Annaliese Coveney Holly Thomas
Mr. Fogarty – 3rd Denise McCarthy  Cillian Turner Amy Russell
Ms. O’Gorman – 4th Megan Finn Rian O’Mahony  Chloe Hayes
Ms. Scannell – 4th James Chandler Oscar Ryan Rian O’Connor
Ms. O’Donnell – 4th Thomas Anglim Zaroon Iqbal Genevieve Cappello Choudhary
Ms. Falvey – 5th Alex O’Callaghan  Julia Relihan Julia Melon
Ms. Murphy – 5th Ben Lynch Cillian Crombie Orla Kelleher
Mr. Kiely – 5th Saoirse Murray Aaron Stafford Kevin Flynn
Mr. Stephenson – 6th Killian Keating Ciara Lucey Danielle McSweeney 
Ms. Sheehy – 6th James Sheridan  Riva Lawlor Oscar Borzym
Mr. Buckley – 6th Lucy Belle Burke Conan Mackessy Oscar Jefferson
Ms. Moylan – C Jaxon Byrne
Ms. Corcoran – D Skye H


Additional Notes: 1st will be the Student Council Rep for your class and 2nd/3rd will be part of the Student Voice Group.

The student council meet twice a month and discuss what can make the school a better place. We then go back to class and give everyone a review of the meeting. Overall, the students in this school are brilliant. We hope you have enjoyed this page.

  • Summer Newsletter 2023! - Please find attached our Summer Newsletter for 2023! It has been a very busy term at Bunscoil Rinn An Chabhlaigh with lots of fun learning activities going on around our school. We want to wish all in our wider school community an enjoyable summer and we look forward to welcoming you all back to school… Continue Reading
  • May Assembly - We gathered together on Monday May 15th to celebrate our May Assembly. Ms Flannery congratulated our 2nd classes on making their 1st Holy Communion  on 13/05/2023. May's Mission Statement Bubble was discussed ' We Respect Diversity'. Our Green School Committee unveiled their 9th Green Flag for 'Sustainable Travel' Our Student Council updated us regarding all… Continue Reading
  • Easter Assembly - Easter Assembly We gathered today to celebrate our Easter Assembly as a school community.  It was jam packed with our 1st class performing their Féis Maitiú poems, 5th class unveiled our Mission Statement bubble for April 'We Grow and Learn Together', this is linked to the  development of our School Garden this Spring, Our Student… Continue Reading
  • BSRAC’s Easter Newsletter! - We are delighted to launch our Easter Newsletter for 2023 here at Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh! This term, we once again placed a focus on student ownership over our newsletter as the children wrote about some of their favourite moments from the past couple of weeks! We would like to thank all of our pupils,… Continue Reading
  • Easter Problem Solving (Maths) - We're coming incredibly close to our Easter break. In celebration of this, our next set of Problems are all Easter themed. All problems can be completed in school or at home, and once complete, can be placed in our Solution Boxes located throughout the school. Our Junior/ Senior Infant Poster is below: Our 1st/ 2nd… Continue Reading
  • 🎶 TIN WHISTLE AT BSRAC! 🎶 - We have been super busy learning the tin whistle at Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh between 3rd & 6th Class! 🌟 This year, we have placed a large emphasis on learning instruments matching the welcome return to live music in a post-Covid era! 🙌 The children have been learning a selection of traditional tunes in celebration… Continue Reading
  • February Assembly - We gathered on Monday 6th of March to celebrate all the learning that took place throughout February. Our 4th classes performed their Féis Maitiú poems, our Student Council updated us and Seachtain an Gaeilge 2023 was introduced. Seachtain na Gaeilge integrates with our School Mission Statement Bubble for the month of March - 'We Appreciate… Continue Reading
  • January Assembly - We gathered to celebrate our January School Assembly on 30/01/2023. We had lots to celebrate. Our Students Council updated us, Wellbeing Week 2023 was launched, Ms O'Donnell and 4th class outlined the new Drama Technique for Term 2, 5th class told us all about their recent trip to the Robotics competition in MTU and 3rd/… Continue Reading
  • Student Council Meeting – January 2023! - The Student Council were very busy today discussing lots of different topics to improve our school! We discussed things like our Code of Behaviour Policy Review, Our upcoming Student Council Community Meet, Playground Pals and much more! Check out the minutes attached and see the fantastic work our students are completing around our school! Student… Continue Reading
  • 🥰 Playground Pals at BSRAC! 🥰 - 🥰 PLAYGROUND PALS AT BSRAC! 🥰 Following on from our student voice suggestion boxes, our Student Council have helped roll out Playground Pals at BSRAC again this year! 🎊 Our boys and girls from 3rd to 6th class will join Junior Infants on their lunch breaks to play games with one another! 🙌 Third class… Continue Reading