Europe Direct Soapbox Competition: Every Vote Counts!

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Fri, Oct 19, 2018

Congratulations to Breanna Spollen who won the Junior Category Regional Final of the Europe Direct Soapbox Competition on Thursday 17th in Sligo Library. Out of 19 competitiors Breanna emerged as the winner and now proceeds to the All Ireland Final in Dublin. The theme of the competition was Every Vote Counts and Breanna  outlined how we , who have a vote ,should use it , as , like a choreographer would chose a dance team, so we also chose those who will  work together  as a team  representing us in Europe.Mr Robert Mc Daid won the Senior Category and each winner was presented with an I Pad. Congratulations to teacher  Ms Kiernan and all the other participants from Mercy College and Sligo Grammar School , who entertained us with their interesting speeches. Breanna will also take part in a Euroscola in Strasbourg next week as part of a team of 10 students from Mercy College.