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  • During the Halloween break ,Mercy College students were busy all week with their counterparts from Summerhill College, rehearsing for the forthcoming musical ,Seven Brides for Seven Brothers  which will take place from November 15th to...

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    National Maths week took place from October 15th to 22nd. A number of events took place throughout the country in schools and colleges. In Mercy College students were set a puzzle each day, along with a countdown problem. Students...

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    On Thursday 20th of October the TY students attended a lecture in I.T. Sligo  given by Mathamagician, Andrew Jeffrey, an author and mathematics lecturer from Brighton. The lecture was very enjoyable and probed the maths...

  • Senior History students attended the film Congo in the Gaiety Cinema Sligo this week, accompanied by their teacher Ms Kiernan. The film examined the role of Irish U.N. troops in the Congo and the siege of Jadotville. Students are studying...

  • Adult Education Evening  Classes in Computer Studies (Beginners)  and German are held in Mercy College every Tuesday. For further information e mail mercycollegesligo@eircom.net

  •  School Musical

    On the 7th of September, rehearsals for this year’s School musical , "Seven Brides, for Seven Brothers "  got underway. Pupils from Mercy College   and Summerhill...

  • Basketball Star

    13 Year Old Mercy College student, Meg Herrity, recently started training for the North-West Basketball u-16 ladies team. The first year student ,who originally  trained with Sligo All Stars, is the...

  • History and Archaelogy
    On Friday, October 17th, by two fourth  year archaeology year students from I.T Sligo made a presentation to the TY class.The presentation, carried out by Chantal Doyle, a past pupil of Mercy...

  • Holocaust Survivor

    On the 13th of September, we were visited by  Holocaust Survivor, Mr Tom Reichental. He gave the school a moving account of  his experience living during the time of the Holocaust and of his...

  • Chocolate Factory Visit

    On the 21stof September, fifth and sixth year L.C.V.P. students went on a trip to The Chocolate Warehouse in Walkinstown, Dublin, to investigate an enterprise. We were given a tour by Ms. Natasha...