School News September 26th 2013

Leaving Cert Geography Trip
Ms. Scollan and Ms. Maxwell guided the students on their field studies in the Killucan river Kilmore last week. They explored transportation and deposition in a fluvial environment and despite the conditions all rerturned safely.

NCCA Conference
Ms. Reynolds and Ms. Scollan attended a consultative forum in Dublin Castle on the proposed Junior Cycle reform in English which is due for implementation from 2014 onwards.

Winners
Nicole Feeney and Martin Tiernan won the prizes in “Guess the Score” competition organised for TY funds – they raised just short of €1,000 and wish to thank all who contributed..

Pitch Development
We are glad to see work begin on the new school football pitch behind the school. Contractors arrived early last week and have much of the levelling complete..

The Dock.
Ms. Purcell and the TY students visited an Art Exhibition in Carrick on Shannon.

Dearbhaile Beirne.
Dearbhaile has been named on the Irish U/17 Soccer panel to visit Romania for over a week to play a number of international matches. This is a wonderful achievement for an all round athlete and we are proud of her.

Niamh Beirne.
We congratulate Niamh Beirne a first year student who played at half time in Croke Park in the All Ireland Football Final. Niamh played in a Dublin jersey on the day.

Junior U/16 Girls Football.
Mr. Kehir and Mr. Quinn were in charge when the girls played a home game against Castlerea. Despite having plenty of possession the Mohill girls were lucky to run out with a three point win. Thanks to Enda Stenson for refereeing the game.
Cathy Forde, Sinead Reynolds, Aoife Cafferty, Lauren McCann, Ciara McGrath, Aisling McNabola, Aoife Byrne, Louise Shanley, Carla Doyle, Laura Doyle, Lauren Shanley, Emma Quinn, Tara Quinn, Clodagh Mitchell, Seona Cosgrove, Blanaid Duignan, Rosin McGarry, Shannon Kilkenny, Amy Cox, Ashling McGwynne, Eimear Kelly, Laura Gill, Ciara Quinn, Aoife Keegan, Emma Kiernan, Claire Bohan