BGS Application Form 23/24

BGS Application Form 23/24

BGS: Home of BT Young Scientist Winner 2021

BGS: Home of All-Ireland Hockey Champions 21/22

Class of 2022: Average points achieved of 462, 50 students achieved over 499 points

BGS Application Form 23/24

Families should fill out as soon as feasible

BGS Application Form 23/24
New Parent Information

Dear Parents and Guardians, please find relevant information for incoming students such as videos on school life, subjects, FAQs, relevant staff contacts etc.

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School News

Updates on school events

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Facilities

Student Testimonials from some of our German and Spanish students. Our boarding community continues to grow and develop with students coming from countries such as China, Vietnam, South Korea and Turkey to name just a few.

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OUR SCHOOL

The school is enriched and guided by traditions derived from almost four centuries of service in education stretching back to the mid seventeenth century.

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SCHOOL LIFE

Welcome to the new Bandon Grammar School Website. You may also like to follow us on Twitter or Facebook. Parents are asked to register for our School App.

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Boarding

Student Testimonials from some of our German and Spanish students. Our boarding community continues to grow and develop with students coming from countries such as China, Vietnam, South Korea and Turkey to name just a few.

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Extra curricular Activities

Activities available for boarders include Drama, Debating, Chess, Choir, Music Lessons, Table Tennis, Badminton, Basketball, Tennis, Hockey, Rugby, Athletics, Cross-Country Running, Cricket, Gymnasium and Indoor Sports Arena, good Wifi Access and a Bespoke I.T. System.

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OUR SCHOOL

Why choose Bandon Grammar?

Bandon Grammar School has developed many fine traditions in almost four centuries of educating young people now combined in a modern spacious campus set in beautiful West Cork. Our 700 pupils and more than 100 staff form a happy and caring community dedicated to excellence in all we do. We are a fee paying co-educational boarding and day school with a valued link with the Church of Ireland. Our growing pupil body is enhanced with many international students from Irish families living abroad and from countries such as Spain, Germany, Vietnam, South Korea, Hong Kong and Australia.

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OUR LATEST NEWS

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Internet Safety Talk for Parents: Next Tues 7th Feb 7.30pm - free of charge, hosted by Avril Ronan, Global Programme Manager, Internet Safety for kids & families
February 2, 2023
Internet Safety Talk for Parents: Next Tues 7th Feb 7.30pm - free of charge, hosted by Avril Ronan, Global Programme Manager, Internet Safety for kids & families
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Home Economics Practicals: Amazing Dishes and Cakes for our Junior and Senior Students
January 29, 2023
Home Economics Practicals: Amazing Dishes and Cakes for our Junior and Senior Students
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DC Model United Nations: more photos
January 29, 2023
DC Model United Nations: more photos
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Basketball: 2nd Year Boys
January 29, 2023
Basketball: 2nd Year Boys
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Well done to all of our students involved DC Model United Nations
January 29, 2023
Well done to all of our students involved DC Model United Nations
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BGS Tractor Run Fundraiser for ASD Unit
January 29, 2023
BGS Tractor Run Fundraiser for ASD Unit
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DNA Modelling in 5th Year Biology
January 29, 2023
DNA Modelling in 5th Year Biology
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Girls Basketball
January 24, 2023
Girls Basketball
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Memories from BGS

The teachers are hugely patient and friendly, which was a great help to me. They were always willing to help in any way that they could. I found that I could always also rely on my classmates. They are used to receiving new people every year, so they were also an incredible source of help. The school has many sporting facilities and I spent most afternoons playing soccer, tennis or basketball. This was very enjoyable, especially after being in classes all day!

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Paco 7-Day Boarder

Thinking of my memories of my time in BGS, it's hard to pick one or even a few things that I could say are my stand out memories. From the first night in the dorm to the day we picked up our Leaving Cert results, there are too many memories to recollect them all!

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Lorna Ferguson Student, Class of 2003

Our first memory of the school was from the induction day when Mr.Coombes talked about the academic development for all the students, emphasising that they would all be encouraged and assisted to reach their full potential. Over the years this became very evident as we watched our son develop academically with confidence, given the support and encouragement when needed.

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Mr Paul and Gail Swanton Parents
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