The Department of Education has decided to close all schools again tomorrow (Tuesday 17th). Hope everyone is safe indoors at the moment as Ophelia passes by Galway/Mayo.
See you all Wednesday. DQuinn.
Due to the status Red Weather warning in place for Galway and in consultation with the BOM, we will be closed tomorrow in the interests of the safety of the whole school community.
School should resume as normal on Tuesday.
Be safe, D Quinn.
Well done to last years Junior Cert students who received their JC Results today. We are very proud of you all.
Brendan & Mickey Gildea pictured with Mr Quinn.
Some of our delighted JC Students pictured with Ms Griffiths, Deputy Principal & Mr Quinn, Principal.
Brendan Gildea & Jack Neenan with their Woodwork Teacher Mr. Quinn and their Woodwork Projects.
Krzysztof Burda & Mr Quinn
Sean Murray, Mr Quinn, Principal & Thomas Kilgarriff
Congratulations to past student Comdt. Caroline Burke on her appointment to the position of Aide de Camp to An Taoiseach.
The Taoiseach said: “I would like to sincerely congratulate Comdt. Burke on her appointment and I wish her every success in her important new role.”
Comdt. Burke joined the Defence forces in October 1995. She has most recently served in the Operations Division and also holds a BSc in Sports and Exercise and a Master of Science in Exercise and Nutrition Science. Comdt. Burke has also served on United Nations Peace Keeping Missions in the Balkans, West Africa and the Middle East.
Speaking on her appointment, Comdt Burke said: “I am delighted to be appointed to my new role. It is a huge honour to represent the Office of the Taoiseach and the Defence Forces and I greatly look forward to carrying out the duties and engagements that the role involves.”
She succeeds Comdt. Kieran Carey as ADC.
Thanks to the local Gardaí and The Western drugs taskforce for their talk on Minding yourself on Results night. Further info going home tomorrow with last years Junior Cert Students.
Garda Hugh Gallagher, Margaret Griffiths (Deputy Principal), Emmet Major (Western Drugs Taskforce), Declan Quinn (Principal) & Sgt. Joe Delaney
Leaving Certs 2016-2017
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