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Monthly archive for March 2012

Maths Enrichment

Two of our students have been invited to join Mathematics Enrichment classes at a college of their choice, on the basis of their outstanding results in the Junior Certificate Maths examinations. Very well done to Terry Bolt, Hacketstown, and William Deacon of Rathnure.

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Congratulations and well done to five past pupils who have recently won awards on the basis of their excellent results in the Leaving Certificate examinations this year : Jonathan Murphy, Kyle, & Neale Rooney, Clonegal – Entrance Scholarships (NUI Maynooth); Naomi McDonnell, Ferns, & Erin Power, Hollyfort

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Celebrating 150 Years of Education

A ceremony was held on the 18th of October when students and staff marked 150 years of education in our school. The principal, Ms. Frances Threadgold, spoke to the entire school body about the history of the school, before everyone proceeded to the Golf Links for photographs

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Golf Classic Fundraiser

A Golf Classic was held in Bunclody Golf Club on Thursday & Friday, the 27th & 28th of October as a fundraiser for the Senior Orchestra trip to America next February. We are very grateful to the school community and local areas for their wonderful support in

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“Guys and Dolls”

From October 25th to 29th, ‘Guys and Dolls’, a musical based in 1950’s New York, was presented in the FCJ Concert Hall – the latest in a long line of outstanding shows. Mr. Pat Connaughton, who has retired from the classroom, made a return as Producer, and

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Our Very Own All-Ireland Winner

A sea of blue and gold lined the tiers of Croke Park on September 25th and October 9th this year as the Wicklow Ladies Junior Football team played New York in the All-Ireland final. 6th year student, Lucy Mulhall, played a major part in these games. On

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Visit of All-Ireland Winners

We recently had a visit from members of the All-Ireland winning Wexford Senior & Intermediate Camogie Teams. The group included past pupils: Fiona Kavanagh (Seniors) and Tracey Nolan and Ellen Kelly (Intermediates). Josie Dwyer, another past pupil, also played on the senior team. It gave the school

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Road Safety Shuttle Bus Lands in F.C.J.

On Monday the 26th of September a Road Safety Shuttle Bus was set up in the front car park of the school. Over the next two days every student from 4th, 5th and 6th Year was given an opportunity to visit the bus and to experience the

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Visitors from Down Under

F.C.J. played host to a group of students from far off Australia recently. The students were from an F.C.J. School in Australia and stopped off in Bunclody for a few hours on their World Sports Tour. Our students came out triumphant in both the soccer and rounders

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Lourdes Walk Early on Friday morning, the 23rd of September, all the 5th Years set out on a 16 mile walk from our school to the Nine Stones at Mount Leinster. The walk is held each year to raise money for four 5th Year students to travel to

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