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2019 National Career Skills Competition Winners

See winning, highly commended and commended National Career Skills entries for the 2019 competition

2019 National Career Skills Competition Winners

After another amazing competition and much debate and deliberation, we are delighted to announce the Winners of the 2019 National Career Skills Competition!

Thousands of entries came in from schools in every county in Ireland, so we must offer a huge congratulations to the lucky students who have won amazing prizes.

PLACE NAME SCHOOL CO-ORDINATOR PRIZE

TRANSITION YEAR
1st Ava Hirell Crana College, Buncrana, Co. Donegal Shirley McConalogue GoPro + Trophy

Plus €1,000 for School Programme

2nd Ruth Gleeson Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Dr. Dre Beats + Trophy
3rd Genevieve McDonnell Mount Sackville Secondary School, Chapelizod, Dublin 20 Clodagh Havel Bluetooth Speaker + Trophy
Highly Commended Grace Tiernan Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Highly Commended Hannah Purtill Scoil Mhuire, Ennistymon, Co. Clare Majorie Ahern Certificate
Highly Commended Rachel Costelloe Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Highly Commended Katarzyna Klorek Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine, Kenmare, Co. Kerry Emer O'Riordan Certificate
Highly Commended Ava Prendergast Our Lady's College, Drogheda, Co. Louth Noeleen Bogue Certificate
Highly Commended Annie McEldowney Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Eloise DeSousa Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Rebecca Keane Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Danielle Organ Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Ailbhe Crowe Scoil Mhuire, Ennistymon, Co. Clare Majorie Ahern Certificate
Commended Ciara Whoriskey Crana College, Buncrana, Co. Donegal Shirely McConalogue Certificate
Commended Clodagh Delaney Our Lady of Lourdes, New Ross, Co. Wexford Jackie Byrne Certificate
Commended Kayleigh Halligan Presentation College, Currylea, Tuam, Co. Galway Bernadette Jordan Certificate
Commended Orla Commons Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Holly Curran Coláiste Muire, Ennis, Co. Clare Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Cleo Bonnerot Rockford Manor, Blackrock, Co. Dublin Paul Kelly          Certificate

LEAVING CERTIFICATE (LCA/LCE/LCVP)

1st Emaan Khan Loreto Secondary School, Spawell Road, Co. Wexford Lorraine Kelly GoPro + Trophy

Plus €1,000 for School Programme

2nd Timothy McGrath Killorglin Community College, Killorglin, Co. Kerry Lesley McKenna Dr. Dre Beats + Trophy
3rd Aoife Finn-Gallagher Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda, Co. Louth Emma Haran Bluetooth Speaker + Trophy
Highly Commended Sarah Mahon Gort Community School, Gort, Co. Galway Róisín Neylon Certificate
Highly Commended Caoimhe McPeake Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda, Co. Louth Emma Haran Certificate
Commended Aishwarya Pillai Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda, Co. Louth Emma Haran Certificate
Commended Jessica Donagh Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda, Co. Louth Emma Haran  Certificate

GAEILGE

Daniel de Fhurlaing

Meánscoil Gharman

Ciarán Mac Réamoinn GoPro + Trófaí

Agus €1,000 don Scoil

Muireann Ní Shé Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach  Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Dr. Dre Beats + Trófaí
Elaine Ní Treasaigh Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach  Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Bluetooth Speaker + Sciath
Ard-Mholadh Aoife Nic Ghiolla Bhríde

Meánscoil Gharman

 Ciarán Mac Réamoinn  Teastas
Ard-Mholadh Emily Calton O'Keeffe Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Teastas    
Ard-Mholadh Joe Tanner Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Teastas  
Moladh Sarah O'Connor Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Teastas
Moladh Enya Hólt Gaelcholáiste Cheatharlach, Ceatharlach Caoimhe Uí Fheraíl  Teastas
Moladh Conor Mac Riocaird Coláiste na Coiribe, Gailleamh Patricia Uí Fhlaithearta  Teastas

ADULT LEARNER CATEGORY

1st Jodie Cleary Cherry Orchard Community Training Centre, Co. Dublin Marina Cirillo Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
2nd Caroline Reapy VTOS Education & Training Centre, Tuam, Co. Galway Margaret Morris Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
3rd - Joint Chloe Beehan Ormonde College of Further Education, Co. Kilkenny Margie Wall Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
3rd - Joint Sarah Dunne Ballyfermot Youthreach, Co. Dublin Rory McEvitt Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
4th Michele Silinou Moate Business College, Co. Westmeath Amanda Greene Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
Highly Commended Róisín Fleming Ormonde College of Further Education, Co. Kilkenny Margie Wall Engraved Clock
Commended Jean McManus Moate Business College, Co. Westmeath Amanda Greene Certificate
Commended Niamh Kane Inchicore College of Further Education, Dublin 8 Amanda Boyle Certificate
Commended Ajibola Oyede O'Fiaich Institute, Dundalk, Co Louth Kelly Wood Certificate



Prizes will be presented at the Annual Awards Ceremony which will take place at the Clock Tower, Department of Education and Skills, Marlborough Street in Dublin City Centre on WEDNESDAY 8th May 2019 at 11.00am. Prizewinners are invited to arrive by 10.30am - 10.40am for photographs with the Minister.

A representative of CareerPortal.ie will be in contact with your school  or programme co-ordinator regarding the arrangements for the day. Feel free to call 01-2090797 if you do not hear from us.

The National Career Skills Competition is designed and managed by CareersPortal.ie and sponsored by McDonald's Ireland, who have also provided the fantastic prizes.

The CareersPortal Team

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