Feis Bhéal Feirtse

Irish Department:

Entry one - Feis Bhéal Feirtse:

Year 8-12 Irish and Gaeilge students attended Feis Bhéal Feirste on Friday 9th March. The students competed against local schools in two categories – conversation and poetry.  The following students were placed:


Gaeilge students:

Year 8 - 1st place – Blaithin Drain, 3rd place – Eimear Devlin

Year 10 – 2nd place – Duana Coleman and Aoife Murray, 3rd place – Sorcha McGarry

Year 12 – 1st place – Emma McArt, 3rd place – Caoimhe Glenholmes and Sadbh Thompson


Irish students:

Year 8 – 2nd place -  Eadaoin McCaffrey and Emma Gormley

Year 9 – 1st place Aoife Rooney, 2nd place – Aideen McCambridge

Year 10- 1st place – Ríoghnach McCabe, 2nd place Cara McKieran

Year 11 – 1st place – Erin Cosgrove and Aoife Morgan


The girls had been working hard over the past few weeks in preparation. They all did a fantastic job! Maith sibh!


Entry 2 - Rith 2018

On Sunday 11th March Irish and Gaeilge students took part in ‘Rith’ a fun run which raises funds for the Irish language. The run is one of many events organised to celebrate ‘Seachtain na Gaeilge’ or ‘Irish language week’. Well done to all who took part!