Archives for March 2018

St Mel’s Students on Claire Byrne Live

Students from TY and 5th Year were members of the audience on the Claire Byrne Live programme on Monday night and they got the chance to experience current affairs in action. Thanks to Mr Clyne who accompanied the group to RTE and we hope they gained great experience from their trip.

St Mel’s County Enterprise Awards

Well done to our TY students who were representing the school in the Co Enterprise Awards in Longford Rugby Club. The students have been working at their enterprise ideas over the past number of months along with their Enterprise teacher Mr Clyne. This involved researching a topic, doing a feasibility study ,designing and producing the… [Read More]

Senior Rugby Team win Leinster Development Cup

Longford’s St Mel’s College crowned Leinster Senior Rugby Cup Champions Another piece of St Mel’s sporting history was made at Donnybrook Stadium on Thursday as the Longford College were crowned Leinster Senior Rugby Cup Champions St Mel’s College . . . 20 Patrician College, Newbridge . . . 12 St Mel’s, coached by Stephen Coy… [Read More]

Senior Rugby Team in Final

Best of Luck to the senior Rugby Team who play Patrican College, Newbridge in Donnybrook in the Leinster Development Cup on Thursday March 8th. The team are coached by Steve Coy Jnr and the majority of the team have vast experience having played with Longford Rugby club right up through their very successful under age… [Read More]

The Clean Up after Storm Emma

Glad to report that the school will reopen on Monday March 5th after storm Emma had caused it to close for two school days last week. Thanks to Caretaker James Gearty and former pupil Enda Hughes the avenue, footpaths and the classroom areas were cleared of snow and left safe for students and staff .Hopefully… [Read More]