School Notes April 11th 2013

Daffodil Day
Ms. Reynolds with help from Rhia Cuningham and Shannon Beirne had a school collection that raised €125.

Healthy Schools.
Second and third year students had a visit to the school by a representative of Bodywhys, that dealt with eating disorders.

GAA Coaching Course.
Thanks to Mr. Gaffey who conducted a GAA football coaching course with TY and a number of Fifth Year students.

That Time of the Year.
This week French and German orals began followed by Irish orals next week. Practical exams follow for State exam students. We wish all the students the best of luck in their endeavours.

Advance Notice.
The Graduation Mass for Leaving Cert students is on May 15th in the parish church. Parents and siblings are welcome, refreshments will be available in the College afterwards.

Congratulations.
We applaud the First and Second Year Boys basketball teams who won their North West Finals by overcoming St. Nathys. This puts them in the All Ireland playoffs at B level.
First Years playoff is on Sunday April 21st in Tullamore and second year’s have their’s in Drogheda a week later. Ms. Hargaden-Ward coaches these groups.
First Years.
Jonathan Reynolds, Tadhg Mulligan, Evan Harkin, Sean Harkin, Peter O’Neill, Dylan Gaffey, James McNabola, Liam Rowley, Cian Mallon, Eoin Kenny, Ezekiel Stevens, Shane Cox, Jamie McCaffrey.

Second Years.
Ethan Harkin, David Mitchell, Fiachra McGuinness, Robert O’Byrne, Luke Jones, Barry Heslin, Glen Ward, Ryan Murphy, Seamus Sweeney, Mikoy Sempka, Oisin Fox, Conor Gallagher, Dylan Hackett, James McHugh.

We wish them luck in the playoffs.

Senior Girls Football
The girls have qualified for the Connacht Final against Sancta Maria College, Louisburg on foot of a good win over Ballyhaunis on a scoreline of:-

Mohill CC – 5-16
Ballyhaunis – 2-8
Mr. Kehir is in change of this group.

Aoife McGarry, Sharon Reynolds, Orlaith Heslin, Cathy Forde, Caoimhe Canning, Patricia Forde, Nicole Higgins, Aileen Flynn, Claire Beirne, Lisa Reynolds, Caoimhe McGuinness, Tara Quinn, Nadine Hackett, Shauna McGrath, Lorraine Moran.

Evening Study
Evening study has commenced in the college for the last term. Contact the office for details.

Girls Active
This programme has also recommenced for First and Second Year girls after school. It is being organised by Ms. Purcell and Ms. McCarville. Sarah Mulligan is the instructor.

Zumba.
Transition Years are starting weekly Zumkba with Charlene Mulligan for the term.

Shannonside Radio
Transition Year students are preparing for a twenty five minute broadcast on their experience of TY. The project has been initated by Mary Clare Grealy from Shannonside.