Congratulations to Transition Year Students Sean Ryan, Patrick Keadin, Michael Gildea, Jack Neenan and Conor Mitchell whose business project Jasacomi Rollers won an award for Best Business Plan at the Student Enterprise Final in the Clayton Hotel, Galway. This is a great achievement as there were 54 displays in the senior section. Great credit is due to them and their business teacher Ms Fallon for the trojan work this past while.
Congratulations to 5th year students Shauna Ryan, Aoife Sheehy, Colin Comer, Jack Kenny, Daragh Mannion, Robert Hughes, Ivan Walsh, Daniel Millett, Emma Turner and Lorna Murphy who received their John Paul 11 Awards (Gold) from Archbishop Michael Neary at a lovely ceremony in Knock Basilica recently. Thanks especially to Ms Clesham and Fr Fergal Cunnane for their work with them and a huge thanks to the students’ families for their support and their attendance on the night. Colin Comer spoke very eloquently on the night on the value of the project.
Congratulations to Niamh Knightly, Leaving Cert Class of 2017, who was awarded a “JP McManus All Ireland Scholarship” on Saturday 25th November. This is another fantastic achievement for Niamh, who achieved over 600 points in her Leaving Cert. Niamh is studying Physiotherapy in the University of Limerick. The staff and management of Dunmore Community School are extremely proud of her and we wish her all the best in her future studies.