Blackwater students continue their reading initiative in cooperation with the Waterford Library service entitled ‘Read your way’ .
Students are encouraged to read a book provided by the library service over the course of the six week initiative ’
Blackwater students received badges to compliment their efforts ‘Read books. Be happy’
BCS is an amalgamation of Lismore CBS, Presentation Convent Lismore and St Anne’s Secondary School, Cappoquin. It was opened in September 2003 with a student population of 400 students. Since then there has been extension building of 6 classrooms as well as the purchase of the County Library and County Council offices added to the school campus.