School News December 8th 2016

Fundraiser.

The “Walk and Talk”that was part of anti-bullying week and doubled as a sponsored fundraiser for the Loughlin Og Burns cause has raised €508. Thanks and well done to the students and their sponsors.

Girls Active.

First year girls are starting a weekly one hour physical activity session this week. The class is after school and will be facilitated by Ms Purcell and it is funded by Leitrim Sports Partnership.

Transition Years.

The class were ice skating in Sligo during the week and despite a number of early falls they soon mastered the discipline. They together with a school choir directed by Ms. M. McGovern are having carol singing in Arus Carolan and the day care centre in the lead up to Christmas.

Postering.

First Year Home Economic students have been busy making posters relating to health issues ranging from obesity to osteoporosis. The are attractive and informative and are located in common areas of the school. Ms. Kellegher initiated the project.

Senior Boys Football.

Mohill played Glenamaddy in Ballyhaunis in a Connacht quarter final and were defeated by a much stronger team.

Bereavement.

We sympathise with Elannah Sollit and family on the death of her cousin in England. Rest in peace.