Published 11/12/2012 | 12:47
FORMULA 1: Two teams from second year technology class have qualified for th Formula 1 in Schools competition.
The teams had to put together a plan with designs and details in order to qualify. Now both teams have to design and make a Formula 1 model car and will go on to race against other schools at Leinster level. Maith sibh and míle buíochas to Maistir Ó Flaitherata for his help and guidance.
The third year CSPE class travelled to the Curragh army barracks as part of their action project. The students found the day to be very interesting and informative. They were given a talk about the army and information on joining the army. They also toured the Museum and had a chance to view the bomb disposal unit, ammunition, fire brigade and tanks.
A number of teams from GCC took part in the South Leinster Schools Badminton competition held in Carlow Lawn Tennis Club. All did very well with three teams qualifying for the next round.