March 2016

Euroscola Ambassador Schools Competition Prize

Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Congratulations to Mercy College Transition Year  student Hannah Scanlon on winning the Ambassador Schools Special Euroscola competition.  The winning Tweet was:

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship in Education Award

Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Congratulations to the Transition Year  Mini Company" Comfy Crutch", who reached the National Finals of the N.F.T.E. competition held in I.T. Sligo yesterday.The company also received  an  Innovation Award at the recent Young Enterprise competition in the Sligo Park Hotel.The All Ireland Final will be held in May in Dublin.

Cookery Demonstration 8pm in Sligo Park Hotel

Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Tickets are available for the cookery demonstration by Adrian Martin TV 3 celebrity chef from the school office or from Ms Clifford.

Basketball :First Year

Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Congratulations to the First Year Basketball Team  and their teacher Ms Harte , who defeated Abbey Community School, Donegal today with a score of 38 to 18. They have now won the North West Semi Final and the Final will take place  immediately after the Easter holidays.

Adult Education Classes

Wed, Mar 9, 2016

Adult Education classes in Art(All) ,Computers( Beginners), French (Intermediate)  and Italian(Beginners) continue Tuesdays  in Mercy College at 7.30 pm

Athletics

Wed, Mar 9, 2016

Congratulations to Mary Brigid Mc Donagh who won a silver medal for 1500 metres in Athlone recently and a silver in the under 18  relay race also.  Mary trains with Sligo Athletic club and with the school team and Mr Kearins.

Snack Morning for First Years in aid of North West Hospice

Mon, Mar 7, 2016

The Leaving Certificate Applied classes are organising a Snack morning for First Year students as part of their Vocational Preparation and Work Experience Task. Having completed a survey as to what snacks and drinks are most popular and how much the students are willing to donate ,they shopped and prepared the  snacks and drinks under the supervision of Ms Rooney and Ms Mulligan.