On Friday 4th May, writer Tommy Frank O'Connor from Kerry gave a talk to
Junior Cert. English students on Creative Writing in preparation for the June
exams. Students were given an opportunity to get some valuable advice from
a published writer.
5th/6th class pupils in local primary schools participated in the Pat Butler Blitz
which was held on the school grounds on Friday 4th May. Many thanks to all
the players who participated and thanks also to their teachers and parents
who accompanied them on the day. Rathkeale lost to Croagh in the Cup Final
and Shauntrade defeated Ardagh in the Shield Final. Also participating were
Kilfinny, Kilcolman and Granagh. The event was organised by Mr Kevin Cusack.
Mr Garety Noonan and Mr Michael McMahon.
Visit to Chocolate Warehouse
On Tuesday 5th May, 5th Year L.C.V.P students went to Dublin to visit The
Chocolate Warehouse in Walkinstown. They enjoyed an educational tour of
the factory, followed by a talk and a D.V.D on the production of chocolate They
were accompanied by Business Teachers Ms Rosemary Ahern and Ms Lorna