School Notes: Lanesboro Community College

Longford Leader


Longford Leader


School Notes: Lanesboro Community College

By PJ, Brian, Orla, Ryan

Monday, 27th of February

The Ty’s did a coaching course with Pearse Park, they picked up some great skills and are enthusiastic to continue this programme. Thanks to Ms Higgins for organising.

Tuesday, 28th of February

Eoin Divine from Sky Sports came to give our Ty’s a presentation on motivation and Team Work. The Ty’s played team building games and learned by breaking large problems into smaller more manageable ones it’s a lot easier to overcome. Thanks to Ms McGrath for organising this and presenting the Ty’s with sky sport T-shirts.

Wednesday, 1st of March

The female pupils in the school took part in a “couch to 5K” run, encouraging teenage girls to get out and go. Well done to all who participated.

The Ty’s started a skiff defence class with Martin Hickey. It was well enjoyed by all and very valuable skills

Thursday, 2nd of March

The debating and public speaking team went to Dublin to the Leinster debating and public speaking final. Well done to all who took part and thanks to Mar. Lyons for helping the team.

Thursday was world book day and in aid of this the first year students dressed up as book characters. Well don’t to all who participated.

The First year boys went to Clongish for a football blitz. Well done to everyone who participated and thanks to Mr. Concannon, Mr. Tannion and Joe Rooney for accompanying them.