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SciFest@College Success for Scoil Pól

Scoil Pol Students hit the high spots at SciFest SciFestLogo
Forty one students, along with their teachers, from Scoil Pól in Kilfinane recently attended the Scifest@College competition in LIT at Moylish. This full day event saw students from all over the county exhibit their unique research and development projects. The BiopharmaChem Ireland Chemistry award was captured by Bróna McGlinchey, Sophia Leahy and Leah O'Toole for their project 'True Colours', which looked at the acidity of berries. They received a trophy, individual vouchers and laboratory equipment for the school. 

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Happy Feet 3 - Success

Thank you so much to everyone who supported us on our 3rd successful charity Fun Run/Walk and Cycle. Congratulations to all our winners on the day. Please browse our photos from the day. More details to follow shortly....

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scratchcatNational Scratch Competition Winners

Congratulations to 3 of our TY students who took home not only 1 but 2 prizes from the National Scratch Competition last Wednesday 25th of April in UL. Niamh and Dani won the Best Animation prize out of 502 entrants, for their short animation called 'Behind the Bully'. Dewi took home the best in her category prize for her mini game called 'Clean up the Streets'. Well done to our students and all 31 finalists on the day. 

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Junior Certificate Business Studies Awards Ceremony 

On Wednesday March 7th , the Kemmy Business school and the Business Studies Teachers Association held a Junior Certificate Business Awards ceremony in The University of Limerick to acknowledge the superb achievement of students who received an A grade in Higher Level Business Studies. Scoil Pol was represented by 3 students Sarah Herbert, Donal Healy and Lorcan Ahearn who received Certificates of Achievement for their results.  Congratulations to them.

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Cúrsa de Paor 2018 blackboardcolour

2 week Irish Summer Camp, “Cursa de Paor” in  Scoil Pól, Kilfinane

Scóil Pól is delighted and excited to announce the return of our 2 week Irish Camp in July. This camp is organised in association with Lisa and Gearóid Power, daughter and son of the late Ger Power from Knocklong who established similar Irish camps in the Limerick area in the past and Noreen O Riordan from Effin, who teaches in Scoil Pól. This year's camp runs from July 2nd- July 13th. 

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Seachtain na Gaeilge logocnagsnag

On Friday some 2nd years took part in the yearly event known as Rith. Rith is a run which takes place every Seachtain na Gaeilge which starts in Belfast and works its way around the country. The aim of Rith is to celebrate the Irish language in a fun engaging way. A great experience thoroughly enjoyed by all! Tír gan teanga tír gan anam! 

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