School News September 2016

Welcome.

We welcome new and returning students to the new school year and hope they have a happy and fulfilling year.

Sporting Activities.

In addition to Ms Travers, P.E teacher, who facilitates sports in the school on Mondays, all students have access to supervised indoor and outdoor soccer during lunchtime.

Music.

Ms.M. McGovern is working with students who are interested in singing.  This activity also takes place during lunchtime.

Debating.

Ms. McManus has initiated lunchtime debates with interested second year students.

Congratulations.

We applaud all the students who sat Leaving and Junior Certificate exams this year.  Results reflected the hard work and application of the students during their time in school.

Stork.

We congratulate Mr. Duffy and his wife on the birth of their baby boy.

Access.

Parents/Guardians of new First year students have been issued with username and passwords to check on the details of their sons’ or daughters’ records on the school’s VSware programme.  Details of absence from class, or school, term test results and signatures earned are available.  All other parents/guardians were provided with this information last year.

Corn Breifne.

The senior boys played St. Clare’s Manorhamilton away and lost by a point on a 2-16 to 2-17 score line.  Mr Beirne is mentor to this team.

Shane Cox, Dylan Gaffey, Niall Keegan, Cian Mulvey, James McNabola, Sean Harkin, Liam Rowley, Tadhg Mulligan, Eoghan Keegan, Jordan Reynolds, Conor Reynolds, Evan Harkin, Michael Cox, Fiachra McGuinness, Johnny Boyle, Jordan McGuinness, Glen Ward, Peter O’Neill, Owen McLoughlin, James Maguire, Eoin Kenny, Cian McKeon, Jamie McCaffrey, Robert Maguire, Barry Heslin, Cian Mallon.

Higher Options.

Leaving Certain students attended the Career day in the RDS last week, where Colleges at home and abroad are represented.  They were accompanied by Career Guidance teachers Ms Hargaden Ward and Ms Myra Reynolds together with Mr. Gannon and Mr McHugh.

Bereavements.

We sympathise with Shannon, Ciara and Eoghan Beirne on the death of their grandfather – Michael Ramsden in England.  Condolences also to Ms Duffy on the death of her uncle – Harry Duffy and to Ms Callinan on the death of her uncle in law – James Crowe.
May they rest in peace.