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Presentation College Represent Ireland at the European Banking Federation Final in Brussels!

Apr 18 2024
Congratulations to Maria and Lily. They are now in Brussels and have just won the warm up round. Photos will be added as the event progresses. Please click on the heading to see more photos and news -- including the visit of the Queen. Unfortunately the girls didn't place in the top three. First Place: Austria, Second Place: Czech Republic and Third Place: North Macedonia. Ireland came Seventh out of 26 Countries. It was a wonderful experience and we are very proud of them and their teacher Ms Fogarty.

European Money Quiz - First Place in Ireland

Well done to the Twenty-Two Third Year students who participated in the European Money Quiz today. Over a thousand teams in Ireland participated. Huge Congratulations to Maria Miller & Lily O'Connor who came first and now go on to represent Ireland in Brussels in April. Click on the heading for photos.

Éanna is through to the All-Ireland Finals

Mar 05 2024
Éanna Dunican - Third Year, ran for St Laurence O'Tooles in the Leinster Athletics indoor final of the U17 60m sprint. Éanna ran a PB 0f 7.30 seconds for the semi-final and qualified for the All-Ireland finals in April by coming in the top four in the final. Éanna lost out on the bronze medal by a thousandth of a second. He and the bronze medalist both ran 7.31 in the final and after a long deliberation they were eventually separated by one thousandth of a second. He now looks forward to the All-Ireland finals in TUS Athlone on 6th April.

Personal Best for Éanna

Feb 20 2024
Éanna, who is just in Third Year participated in the National Senior Indoor Championships last weekend in the NIA Abbotstown. He was one of the youngest athletes to compete. He ran in the same heat as Israel Olantunde, the National Champion and Irish record holder. Éanna ran a PB of 7.37 seconds in the 60m sprint and will now go on to participate in the Leinster Indoor Championships in Athlone at U17 level. Pictured with Israel, who kindly gave his time to speak with Éanna before he competed in the final and won the gold medal again for the second consecutive year. 

Julia through to the AILO Problem Solving Final

Congratulations to Fifth Year student Julia, who has been selected for the Final of the All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad (AILO). Thanks to Ms. Cumiskey for organising the Preliminary Round and well done to those students that put themselves forward for the two hour problem solving challenge.