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On Monday, September 11th, we had Monica Rowe from 'Key Conversations' visiting the school. She held her Mentor Training Programme with the new mentors. She spoke to all First Years about settling into school, bullying and many other things. In the evening, she held a very informative online presentation for parents/guardians.

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Leaving cert students completed a coastal investigation in Silver Strand on Tuesday the 12th September accompanied by their teachers .The coastal investigation for both Biology and Geography uses both primary and secondary sources of information and are central to the active learning experience of all the students.The investigation allowed the students to experience the practical application of the core geographical and biological skills in the syllabus.Students having studied and practiced their skills in the classroom applied these in their local environment .

P.J. Mullin came to our TY class this week to officially start off the Student Enterprise Competition for this academic year.

We thank him and the Local Enterprise Office for their support and guidance with this competition.

Our student award cermony took place on Wednesday afternoon in the hall with all students and staff in attendance. Mr Kennedy and Mr Francis oversaw the cermony as awards were given out for academic and extra curricular activities among others. The main awards announced at the end by Mr Duignan, Academic Student of the Year is Emma Comer, Collegian of the Year is Aoibhin Collins and our Students of the Year is Mya Grogan and Niamh Hession. The LCA Student of the Year is Kelly O'Brien. Well done all our students on thier work this year and to those who recieved awards. 

For a full list of award recipients and pictures please click here. 

Awards 2022/23




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Glenamaddy Community School, Church Street, Glenamaddy, Via Castlerea, Co. Galway, F45KF50 


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