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* Click HERE for information on
Camino de Santiago 2015...or see
TY News.
* Congratulations to TY students
Sophie O'Callaghan, Aisling
Redmond, Shania Keaveney, Colm
Ennis, Emma Shortt and Rebecca
Nolan who competed in the
provincial finals of the Mathletes
competition. These students were
selected from 60 TY students in
Gorey Community School, and
13,000 students nationally, who
took part in the online section of
the national Mathletes competition
from January to March this year,
qualifying as the top 5% of
students in the country. Sophie
O'Callaghan won the accolade of
being top TY student in the whole
country. The provincial finals took
place in Google headquarters on
the 18th of April, with Sophie
O'Callaghan and Aisling Redmond
progressing to the national finals
to compete with the top 1% of
students nationally. These took
place in DCU on the 2nd of May,
where Aisling Redmond came 1st
in the LearnIT team event,
winning a LearnIT lego set. Well
done to all students involved.
* Gorey Community School has
been awarded our 6th green flag.
This theme was global
citizenship:litter and waste. This
award is achieved over two years,
there will be an award ceremony
is on the 21st of May in
kilkenny......more details and
photos to follow.
* Colaiste na Rinne 2015 Click
HERE for more information.
* Congratulations to our
showjumping team of Rebecca
Steacy, Doireann Ryan, Orla Allen
and Lucia Merrigan who won the
All Ireland Championship in
Enniscorthy on Sat 2nd May. Click
HERE for more information.
* Congratulations to the Junior
Quiz Team won the prestigious
finals of the Junior Cert History
Quiz in Dublin; the first time the
same school has managed this in
two consecutive years.  The
school is getting used to Double
History as last year both the
Senior and Junior teams won the HERE for further
* Congratulations to Robert Kelly,
Patrick O’Connor, Sean Callaghan &
Mario Morell who came 1st  in this
years County Novices League &
3rd in the overall tournament!
This is the first time Gorey
Community School has entered a
team in any chess tournament so
we are delighted to be bringing
home the trophies!!
Well done to Robert who also won
a medal for 2nd individual novices
& a special mention for Edmunds
Prudskojs & Oisin Dale who entered
as individuals. A great day of
chess & craic was had by all! Click
HERE for gallery of this event.

* Well done to the schools
Athletics Team who competed
against 8 other wexford schools at
New Ross Athletics
Track....Congratulations to Molly
Maher - 1st Junior Girls 100m -
Eimear O'Hagan - 1st Junior Girls
100m - Holly Whelan - 2nd
Intermediate Girls Shot Putt - Kelly
Brennan - 3rd Junior Girls 800m  -
Ciara Ryan 1st yr came 1st in the
200m intermediate semi-final -
Click HERE for a photo gallery of
this event.
* Congratulations to GCS student
Janne Srtydom 5thyr on winning
3rd place (overall Cat A) in this
years Texaco Art Competition With
her stunning painting of Wexford
Also congratulations to Aoibhinn
Kinsella 3rd yr, Bethany Braham
TY and Alannah Cheong   who won
Spcial Merit Awards.
A special congratulations to Orla
Nolan (Ms. O' Brien's daughter)
who won 2nd place in Group D
To find out more click HERE
* Congratilations to Grace Kenny
(TY) who came 3rd country-wide
in the National Press Pass
Competition for her captivating
piece of photo-journalism.
* Congratulations to the Senior
Camogie Team on their ALL
IRELAND WIN beating Holy Rosary
College Mountbellew on a score of
2:6 to 1:3 Click HERE to see
photos and watch the match on
* Well done to all who took part in
the "GCS Great Bake Off" more
details to follow.
* Congratulations to the Senior
Golf Team who qualified for the
Leinster Semi Final in a victory
over St Ciarans Kilkenny.The team
is John Bolger,Cillian Hughes,Alex
Reid and Adam Spencer. Click Here
to see photo.
* Congratulations to the first year
Soccer team who won the regional
A final.
* Congratulations to Paul Boyle 6th
year who was selected for the
Irish U18 club rugby team that
played against Italy in Ashbourne
on Saturday last. Paul was
selected at number 8 for the team
and while the team lost Paul
played excellently. They have two
more games versus France and
England in the coming weeks.
* Congratulations to all who took
part in the gcs strictly final on
Saturday February 21st v Naomh
Eanna, especially to Anu Walters
and Reece Hughes who
represented the school in the
* Gorey Community School’s
Senior Quiz Team came within a
hair’s breadth of
repeating last year’s outright
victory in the History Teachers’
Association’s Annual Senior Schools HERE for more

* RTE2 News2day in conjunction
with Bronagh Carran from Texaco
feature GCS Art Department to
promote this National Competition.
Click HERE to watch video.

* Congratulations to the Senior
Camogie team who won the
Leinster title with a very
impressive win...well done to all

* Well done to our equestrian
team who got through to the
'jump off' in Wexford yeaterday.

* Well done to the 1st year Soccer
Team on their excellent victory
against Arklow CBS.......They have
now qualified for the knockout
stage of the 1st year
* Congratulations to the Senior
Ladies Football Team who had a
fantastic win over Our Lady's
Templeogue. They now play Cross
and Passion in the Leinster final.
Well done to all.

* D'éirigh le foireann
díospóireachta na scoile dul ar
aghaidh go dtí an chéad babhta
eile i gcomórtas díospóireachta
Gael Linn, Déardaoin ,8  Eanair,i
gCeatharlach. Bhí siad ag caint i
gcoinne an rúin, go raibh feirmeoirí
na tíre seo ar mhuin na muice.
D'éirigh leo argóintí chumasacha a
chur i bhfeidhm chun dul ar
aghaidh sa chomórtas.
Chomhghairdeas le hAilbhe Ní
Cholmáin, Sorcha Ní Lifely, Micheál
O Scannail agus an captaen, Aine
Ní Dhuinn, agus go n-éirí leo sa
chéad babhta eile.

* Our senior Irish debating team
succeeded in getting through to
the next round of the Gael Linn
Irish debating competition, in
Carlow, on Thursday 8th January.
They argued strongly against the
theme that Irish farmers are 'on
the pigs' back'. Congratulations to
the team captain, Aine Dunne, and
team members Sarah Lifely, Ailbhe
Coleman and Micheal O Scannail.

* Congratulations to th Under - 19
Soccer Team on their well
deserved victory in the quater
final against Arklow CBS

* Congratulations to our Senior
Hurling team who had a fantastic
win over Callan CBS in the Leinster
Senior Hurling Quater Final.

* Congratulations to our Under-14
Gaelic footballers who beat St.
Kierans College Kilkenny.

* Congratulations to our
equestrian team who came 5th in
Broadmeadows yeaterday in the
showjumping.Congratulations to
the Senior Golf Team who qualified
to play in the quater finals of the
Leinster interschools match
play......Team - John Bolger, Cillian
Hughes, Alex Reid and Adam

* Congratulations to Ann-Marie
Eikrem who won the world Irish
Dancing Championship, which was
held in England. Click HERE for
further information.

* Well done to the U-19 soccer
team who had a very
comprehensive victory against
Enniscorthy Vocational.

* Congratulations to Charles
McCann, TY student who was
awarded The ETTA (Engineering
Technology Teachers Association)
Silver Medal for the Best Overall
Male Result in Ordinary Level
Junior Certificate Technology on
Saturday 15th November 2014
Click HERE to view.

* Congratulations to our Senior
Hurling Team who had a great win
over Enniscorthy CBS in the
Leinster Hurling
Championship.........well done to
all involved.

* Well done to Nadine Kenny who
won the wicklow schools cross

* Congratulations to the Under 14
Gaelic Football Team on defeating
F.C.J Bunclody..........They have
now qualified for the Leinster
Quater Final.

* Congratulations to.....
Aoibhinn Kinsella (3rd year)- Talbot
Wexford artist of the year 2014
(Junior category)
Runner up - Kate Millar (2nd year)
David Monaghan (5th year)-Talbot
Wexford artist of the year 2014
(Senior category)
Runner up - Janne Strydom (5th
Nicole Redmond(5th year)
Guste Vastakaite(5th year)
Maeve O’Callaghan(6th year)
Weroniks Piwka(5th year)
Aliesha Kirwan(5th year)
Hanna Kenny(2nd year)
Katie-Louise Murray(3rd year)
Ally Yu(2nd year)
Sarah Lynch(2nd year)

The work of the above was
showcased at the Talbot Hotel
Wexford during the Wexford Opera
Festival, 22nd October through to
the 2nd November.
Congratulations all 13 finalists and
to the 4 overall winners.
Click HERE for further information.

* Congratulations to the Senior
Golfers, John Bolger, Cillian Huges,
Alex Read and Jack O'Sullivan who
beat Borris Vocational School in
the Interschools Match Play.

* Congratulations to Shona Gregan
who won silver in the singles
badminton in the special Olympic
games. Amazing achievement!
Click HERE to see a photo gallery
of Shona.

* Congratulations tp the Under-16
hurling team who defeated
Enniscorthy CBS 4-8 to 1-7in the
Leinster Hurling Championship. The
team have now qualified for the
South Leinster semi-final. Well
done to all.

To view information and gallery on
GCS German Exchange click HERE
or News/Exchanges.

* Congratulations to Ciara Goland
who was part of the Junior Ladies
Football Team who won the all
Ireland final.

* Congratulations to all 15
students who received Highly
Commended certificates for their
Texaco Art entries!!

* Congratulations to the Under 17
Soccer Team who won the
Leinster final and to Gorey Rangers
Under 16 team who won Division 1
of the Wexford Schoolboys league
with 5th year student James
Lynch scoring a hat trick!

* Congratulations to Ann-Marie
Eikrem, 2nd year, on winning 'STAR
BAKER' at the Loretto Great Bake-
Off in Milford, Donegal.

Texaco Art Success 2014
Congratulations to our Category A
- Special merit winners, Dyaln
Kearon 5th yr, David Monaghan
TYand Kayleigh Byrne TY.

Category B -special Merit winner
Aoibhinn Kinsella 2nd yr

Category C - Special merit winner,
Paddy Delany 1st yr.
Click HERE for further information

* A draft anti-bullying policy is
available to view HERE. Please feel
free to download the policy and
review it. If you have any
comments or suggestions please
submit them HERE.

* Huge congratulations to the
Junior History Quiz Team who beat
all other schools to win the all
Ireland final... the team Laura
Kenny, Grace O'Brien, Seamus
O'Donnell and Charlie McGuckin
were amazing....Well done to the
History department on their
double (Junior and Senior) all
Ireland win!!
Click HERE for more information on
Senior win and HERE for more
information on the Junior win.

* Congratulations to Jade
McDonald, TY, on coming 3rd in
the County Wexford Enterprise
competition, with her company
'The Candle Creations'.....
fantastic achievement.

* Congratulations to Maeve
O'Callaghan, and Kayleigh Byrne
who were finalists in the doodle 4
google art competition, their
artwork was selected from
thousands of entries and narrowed
to 75. ... also well done to Janne
Strydom TY for reaching the semi-
Click HERE for more information

* Well done to the Under - 14
Hurling Team who had a great four
point win over the combined
Wicklow Colleges in the Leinster

* Gorey Junior Chess Initative runs
from 6.30PM - 8.00PM every
Thursday in Room 101 in GCS....All
Under 18's Welcome. Click HERE
for more information.

* Congratulations to Eoghan
Kennedy, Des Dowling, Sean
Dowling and Jack Redmond who
won the Wexford under 16 boys
division one trophy for babminton.

* Well done to the under 17
Soccer team on reaching the
regional final, beating St.
Brendan's Bray by 3 -1

* GCS Art Success
Congratulations to Aoibhinn Kinsella
2nd year who won 1st place in the
11 - 13 Category of the Credit
Union Art Competition and also to
Maeve O'Callaghan 5th year who
won 1st place in the 14-17
group... further news Aoibhinn
Kinsella 2nd year has won the
Chapter 9 (Leinster) Credit Union
art competition........Aoibhinn's art
work will now represent Leinster
at the National Final at the end of
December. .....Also well done to
Bláithín Cosgrave 2nd year whose
painting was chosen for the
Texaco Calender. Well done to all.

* Congratulations to the Senior
Golf Team, Darragh Hobbs, Ross
Steedman, John Bolger, Adam
Spencer, and James Redmond who
beat St. Gerards Bray in the
Leinster Semi Final of the Irish
Schools Senior Championship at
Charlesland Golf Club.......This is
only our 2nd year in this
competition.....a great
achievement to get to the
Leinster Final.

* Congratulations to Gorey
Community School student Michael
Dwyer 6th yr who won the 15-17
age group, Audio Category in 'Let's
Talk About Drugs National Media

Click HERE for further information.

* Congratulations to our four
teams who competed successfully
in Wexford Equestrian on Sunday
15th September, Click HERE for
more information.

* Congratulations to the under 15
soccer panel who won the all
Ireland final in Athlone..... Click
HERE to see photo of the team.

* Congratulations to Simon Minias
this year’s winner of the Texaco
art competition(this is the 4th
time that a GCS student won the
overall texaco prize) also
congratulations to Emma Miley,
Maria Clavero, Bethany Braham,
Blaitin Cosgrave, Marcia Segismar
and Matthew Goff who won special
merit awards......and also to our
11 highly commended students

Click HERE for further information

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