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Elphin CC News 13th January

Senior boys Volleyball

 

The Senior Boys Volleyball team go in search of their first National Boys title in four years when they take on St Brigid’s Vocational School, Loughrea in UCD on Thursday next 20th January, time TBC.

The team have beaten Drumshanbo Vocational School, St Clare’s Comprehensive, Manorthamilton, St Mary’s Secondary School, Drogheda and a French College from Dublin along the way to the final without dropping a single set.   We would like to wish the team and their coach Paul Noone all the best in the the final.

Team as follows:

GERRY CREGG, STEVEN RYAN, CATHAL BRADY,

PAUL MORRIS, DONAL BRADY, JOHN SWEENEY,

IEUAN WESTON, ROBERT KELLEHER, KIERAN McGRATH

EDDIE COSGROVE, MICHAEL SULLIVAN

Young Scientist Exhibition

A group of three students in Transition Year represented the school in this years Young Scientist Exhibition in the RDS.   The students were Cathal Brady, Shane Killoran and Daniel Marron.    Their project investigated the relationsihp between bog plant species and moth populations.   A special word of thinaks to Ms. Daly and Mr. Holohan who accompanied the students to Dublin. Transition Year Students along with 1st years and a number of second years also visited the exhibition last Thursday alon with their teacher’s Mr. Higgin’s, Mr. Noone and Ms. Prendergast.

Student of the term

Congratulations to Joshua Roxby 1st year and Michael Macken Transition Year who were selected as students of the term.

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