Hard work pays off for diligent students
Published 05/06/2013 | 05:36
THE students of Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine gathered on Friday morning to celebrate yet another impressive year of achievement at the Kenmare secondary school.
Awards presented at the school's annual awards ceremony highlighted achievement in a wide range of activities and academic endeavours including art, music, green school, engineering, public speaking, debating, penmanship and enterprise.
President of Student Council, Michael Keane, also made an address on the day, while presentations were made in the sporting field including awards for athletics, football, basketball and rugby.
Teachers Maureen Foley and Sr Helen Lane spoke on each of the award categories before Principal Dermot Healy thanked all students for their contribution during the year, adding that he was delighted that their talents were being used to their full potential.
Meanwhile, described as an extremely focused and determined student who had a very positive effect on the school, 'Student of the Year' went to Amy O'Riordan who accepted the award with her trademark smile.