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Coláiste Chríost Rí, Cork

Coláiste Chríost Rí
Adveniat Regnum Tuum
(Thy Kingdom Come)
Capwell Road, Cork
Republic of Ireland
Type Public
Established 1938
Principal Mick Carey
Enrollment approx. 600
Color(s) Green, black and white

Coláiste Chríost Rí (CCRí) is a Trusteeship Board Catholic secondary school for boys located on Capwell Road on the southside of Cork, Ireland. The school was founded by the Presentation Brothers and owned by the order until November 21st, 2009.


The school was opened in its current location in 1960, having previously been located in Kinsale Road and subsequently in Sawmill Street.

It was designated the Cork School of Culture during Cork's tenure of the title of the European Capital of Culture in 2005.

Many well-known Irish names have attended the school, such as Eddie Hobbs and Ger Canning, while literary figures include the poet Greg Delanty.

Gaelic Football is the principal sport played in the school. The school has won the Hogan Cup (premier All-Ireland colleges) on four occasions: 1968, 1970, 1983, 1985.

See also

External links

  • Official CCRí homepage

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