On Tuesday 22nd senior students and teachers at Our Lady's Secondary School Templemore gathered together to celebrate their annual Senior Awards Ceremony. These awards recognise both the academic achievements of 5th and 6th year students as well as contributions they have made to school life.
Former Deputy Principal Mr Willie Butler was warmly welcomed to present some of the awards alongside Mr Conor Stakelum who acted as Keynote Speaker for the event. During his speech, Mr Stakelum, who is a past pupil of the school, encouraged the students to work hard and to surround yourself with good people.
Award recipients as follows:
Sports Persons of the year recipients: Andrew Ormond and Christina Brennan
Grainne Hennessy who received the highest results in the Junior cert in 2017 pictured with her parents Áine and Michael Hennessy
LCA Recipients - LCA1 Stephen Maher LCA2 Shane Monahan
Sr Rosario German award winner Davina O'Flaherty
Music Award Recipients - Cheyenne Stewart and Niamh Kennedy
Debating Award Recipient - Caoimh Delaney together with Ms Tara Talbot and Ms Natasha Keane
Sr Helen Kennedy recipient - Marie Kennedy Dr Jim O'Shea recipient - Ben Collins
International Student recipient - Dariya Bazhenova
Br Edmund Rice recipient - Liam Nolan Sr Catherine McCauley recipient - Christina Brennan
6th Year subject recipients
Conor Shanahan who received the highest point in his leaving cert in 2017 together with his parents, Tim and Mary Shanahan, Principal Ms Higgins and Conor Stakelum
Sr Geraldine French award - Dariya Bazhenova
5th Year Subject Award Recipients
CEIST Award recipient - Davina O'Flaherty
Brian Gleeson - 6th year student of the year and Conor Ryan - 5th year student of the year
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