Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view a short video compilation of pictures/videos from our Wellness Week. Many thanks to all involved in what was a very successful and enjoyable week.
Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view a selection of images from our recent major school fundraiser, ‘Who wants to be a Thousandaire’ held at the McWilliam Park Hotel. Many thanks to all who contributed to this fund raising effort, especially the sponsors and advertisers, and to all who helped make it such an enjoyable event.
Congratulations to all of our students who competed at the Connaught Table-Tennis Championships held in Breaffy House Hotel recently. Our U-13 girls team of Helena Cala, Arooj Azhar, Emily Sharman, Kyah Legg, Mirady Kabonogo, Deirbhile Boland and Rachel Denning led the way by winning the Connaught Title. We had plenty of success on the day bringing home medals in all categories. Well done to all involved. Special thanks to Mr Ryan and Mr Quinn who coached the teams throughout the year.
Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view a selection of images from our Transition Year organic gardening workshop today. Hans from The Organic Centre in Leitrim provided the workshop which was a good mix of education on gardening and practically sowing seeds in their seed boxes made from recycled materials.
Congratulations to everyone who particpated in this years 1st Year Talent Show. The overall winner was Beth Lloyd for her fantastic rendition of ‘Let Her Go’ by Passenger. 2nd place went to Kelan Henry and 3rd place went to Ciaran Kerrigan, Raif Costello. Special mention to Ms Glavey and the TY team for their excellent work in organising the show. Please click on the ‘Read more’ tab to view a selection of images from the show.
In GMIT Castlebar today, in front of a huge crowd, four of our female students had the privilege of sharing the stage with Ireland’s top National and International Athletes at the prestigious ‘Woman in Sport’ conference hosted by the Mayo Sports Partnership. Cassie Niland, Aoife Conway, Michelle Grogan and Rebecca Vahey-Brennan presented their findings from their recent survey on Women in Sport. Other presenters included Olympians Jessica Barr and Ellen Keane also well known athletes Cora Staunton and Ellen Keane. The event was hosted by RTE presenter Jacqueline Hurley and Mid-West’s Angelina Nugent. The girls did an excellent job and represented Ballyhaunis Community School with distinction. Well done to all concerned.
Congratulations to the 1st year Girls Basketball team who travelled to Ballinrobe today and defeated Ballinrobe with a final score of 23-12. Well done to the coach Ms Caulfield and the team which consisted of Arooj Azhal, Maeve Donnellan, Annie Naveed, Niamh Mannion, Erin Murray, Hannah Clarke, Lana Biesty, Rachel Cleary, Orlaith Coffey, Megan Ronane, Lorna Davis and Louise Cox.
Pictured below are our Transition year student during their youth leadership programme delivered by Mayo sports partnership. Also the 4th class students from scoil Iosa who joined them for some fun activities. A big thank you to all the students who took part and to their teacher (Mrs Fahy). Also thanks to Mayo sports partnership and their leaders Deirdre Donnelly and Anne Ronane. A fun successful day was had by all.