Archives for April 2018

1st Year Footballers in Leinster Final

Well done to the 1st Year football team who had a great win against St Kierans Kilkenny today in the Offaly Centre of Excellence on a score line of 8-11 to 3-09 and they now qualify for the Leinster Final. Well done to their coaches Ciaran Garvey and Michael Quinn who have worked very hard… [Read More]

TY Activities 2017-2018

Thinking about TY? Have a look at the list of activities that were offered to our students. The boys were very busy bees this year.

1st Years Footballers in Leinster GAA League

The 1st Years were involved in the Leinster blitz in Abbotstown this week and they had easy wins over Scoil Dara Kilcock and Dunboyne Community school but were unlucky to lose by 3 points to St Marys,Drogheda. The Drogheda goalkeeper had a spectacular game coming to their rescue on several occasions. Well done to Mr… [Read More]

TY Kayaking Programme

The TY students started a six week programme with Longford Sports Partnership and Waterways Ireland in Clondra Harbour. This is an excellent opportunity for our students and they thoroughly enjoyed it. the group were accompanied by TY Coordinator Miss Dempsey.

Exam Dates

Relevant exam dates coming up #LC2018 German oral exams Tues 10/4/18 French oral exams Wed 11/4/18 Music practical ,Wed 11/4/18 Irish orals , Monday 16/4/18 Russian oral, Monday 16/4/18

St Mel’s Past Pupil stars at Irish Open Swimming Championships

Past Pupil Darragh Greene won two National Senior titles at the National Aquatic centre in Dublin this week. He set a new Irish Senior Record in the 100m Breaststroke on Wednesday and then won the final of the Men’s 200m Breaststroke on Thursday in a time of 2:10.53 which was almost 4 seconds ahead of… [Read More]

Fishing Club on their Easter Fishing Trip

Mr Galvin headed off to Mohill on a fishing trip with the school fishing club over the Easter break. The rain fell but the spirits were high and the group were rewarded with a good haul of fish.

1968 Leaving Cert Class Re-Union

The Re-Union of the Leaving Cert class of 1968 is fixed for Saturday June 16th 2018 and full details will be available soon.