Latest Laois Event: Mountrath Community School celebrates their students’ achievements
Student Achievement Celebration Day in Mountrath CS
Mountrath Community School, reverberated with applause and jubilation on Wednesday, May 24th, as students, staff, and special guests gathered to celebrate an outstanding day of achievements. The occasion, aptly named Student Achievement Celebration Day, brought together both junior and senior students to recognize their exceptional accomplishments in various facets of school life, encompassing academics, sports, and more.
The event was graced by the presence of distinguished guests, Laois superstar Erone Fitzpatrick and Former Lieutenant General of the Irish Defence Forces Mr. Conor O’Boyle.
The ceremony kicked off with a heartwarming speech by the school principal Kathryn O’Brien, who commended the students for their relentless pursuit of excellence and highlighted the importance of hard work and dedication. Aoibheann Phelan Dalton and Ciaran Culleton handed over their Head Girl and Head Boy duties to Sarah Cuddy and Ryan Conlon.
Well done to all the deserving students.
Winners on the day included
Overall Student of the year – Ellen Rowney
Sr Mary Sheedy Cup – Adam Nevin
Best all-round Sportsperson of the Year – Grainne Delaney
Martin Moore Award (Senior Hurler) – Tom Cuddy
Irish – Eva Cullinan
English – Dylan Kelly
History / Geography- Luke Makin
Music – Dylan Cahill
French – Daniel Podmisanins
German / Physics- Fial Dalton
Home Economics – Grainne Delay
Business – Aoibheann Phelan Dalton
Accountancy – Mark Cusack
LCVP – Aisling McEvoy
LCA Academics – Mark Shatolov & Noelle Byrne (5th year)
Sarah Walker & Cathal Burke (6th year)
Chemistry – Adam Neville
Biology – Ciaran Culleton
Agricultural Science – Colin Scully
Engineering – Rory Creegan
Maths/DCG – Bobby Kealy
Construction – Ross Handcock