All The News From Ursuline College Sligo

Ursuline Success at the Youth Leadership Development Competition.

Ursuline Success at the Youth Leadership Development Competition.

Congratulations to Aoife Devlin Ursuline College, one of the winners of the Youth Leadership Development Competition from Rotary Zone 8, which stretches from Castlebar to Antrim. After submitting her initial application, Aoife was interviewed in Sligo. She emerged as...

Ursuline Exceeds Previous Record of BT Young Scientist Projects

Ursuline Exceeds Previous Record of BT Young Scientist Projects

Congratulations to the students who were successful in being chosen for the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in the RDS in January 2020. Only 550 projects get chosen from over 2500 entries each year and this time around, the Ursuline College were lucky...

Scholarship Success

Congratulations to Sadhbh McCarthy who was awarded an entrance scholarship from Mary Immaculate College Limerick. She will receive E 2,000. This scholarship is presented on the basis of results obtained in the Leaving Cert. Well done Sadhbh!

Donation for Green Council

Donation for Green Council

A big thank you to Finbarr Filan who presented Green Council members Hanna Gielarowska and Anna Moylan with a E150 prize for their work with the Junior Tidy Towns last year. This money will be used by the Green Council for ongoing Green Flag work to improve...

Dublin City University Academic Scholarship Award

Congratulations to Ailbhe Morgan who has been awarded an Academic Scholarship Award from Dublin City University. These awards are presented to those who have performed to a very high standard in their Leaving Cert. Well done Ailbhe on your great achievement.

Anya Raftery Entrance Scholarship Award

Anya Raftery Entrance Scholarship Award

Congratulations to Anya Raftery who was awarded an Entrance scholarship Award from Maynooth University. This scholarship is awarded to those who have performed to a very high standard in their Leaving Cert. Anya was presented with her award at the formal Presentation...

UCD Entrance Scholars Awards 2019

Congratulations to Rachel Davis, Niamh Fennelly, Clodagh Melly and Roisin Walsh who have been awarded a UCD Entrance Scholars Award. These awards  are presented to those who have performed to a very high standard in their Leaving Cert. These awards will be presented...

Entrance Scholarship for Eimear Kearins

Congratulations to Eimear Kearins who has been selected for an Entrance Exhibition Award. This award is presented to those who have performed to a very high standard in their Leaving Cert. She will receive this scholarship at the formal Presentation to be held in...

Winners of Excellence Scholarships TCD

Congratulations to Rachel Hanbury and Karla O' Beirne who have each been awarded a scholarship of excellence from Trinity College Dublin. This scholarship is awarded to those who have performed to a very high standard in their Leaving Cert. Both will receive this...

Maths Week Quiz

Maths Week Quiz

5th Year Winners: Niamh Duffy, Ellen Woodward,   Roisin Muldoon, Nuala Kerrigan and Keely mcKenna.   !st Year Winners: Liadan Ruddy, Aibhin Conlon, Ceola Byrne and Sarah Flavin. 4th Year Winners: Ella Currid, Karen Tully. Missing form photo - Cliona Walsh and Ava...

Europe Direct Soapbox Competition

Europe Direct Soapbox Competition

Tara Parkinson, Aoife Maher, Zara Brennan and Aoife Devlin entered the Europe Direct Soapbox Competition which was held in Sligo Central Library. Each student had to present a three minute speech for or against the topic “Climate Change is not My Problem”. All spoke...

6th Years Trip to Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

6th Years Trip to Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

The 6th years attended the Bord Gais Theatre for the performance of Joseph and his Amaz Technicolour Dreamcoat which was their musical in TY. They had a wonderful day and thoroughly the musical. It was a lovely break from studying and a great bonding trip. Thanks to...

‘Intouchable – TY French Film Showing

‘Intouchable – TY French Film Showing

On Friday 18th October TY French Class watched a French film 'Intouchable' - a hilarious comedy. The students thoroughly  enjoyed it - refreshments were supplied and greatly enjoyed. It was a lovely start to the weekend

Poetry Aloud Success in the Regional Final

The North – West regional finals of Poetry Aloud were held in Mercy College on the 14th October. 50 candidates competed for 6 places. Congratulations to Tara Parkinson who qualified for the Senior section, Ciara Toolin who qualified in the Intermediate section and to...

Ursuline Student Wins Naughton Scholarship

Ursuline Student Wins Naughton Scholarship

Congratulations to Anya Raftery who has been awarded a Naughton Scholarship. She will receive E5,000 for the duration of her undergraduate studies. This scholarship was established in 2008 to promote and reward the study of Science,  Engineering, Technology and Maths...

Immersing in Kenya

Immersing in Kenya

TY Immersion Project – Kitui, Kenya Ursuline College TY Students Oda Carty, Lisa Kelly, Méabh Nugent, Aoife McLaughlin, Alannah Gallagher, Tara Parkinson, Aoife Maher and Aileen Stenson who travelled with their teachers Mrs Waters and Ms Murray to St. Columba’s...

Innovation Exchange Day at Abbvie Ballytivnan

Innovation Exchange Day at Abbvie Ballytivnan

On Wednesday 8th May, Class 4D and their teacher Ms. Moran were kindly invited to participate in an "Innovation Exchange Day" at Abbvie Ballytivan Plant in Sligo. The event was hosted by Abbvie in Partnership with Young Social Innovators Ireland. The students took...