Congratulations to the Sion Hill Green School Committee members who collected their “Biodiversity Green Flag” today in DCU. The pupils did a huge amount of work over the last two years to earn this flag. Sion Hill is one of only a few secondary schools in the country to have earned this accolade. Thanks to Ms. Drum and Mr. Killion for their support. Thanks to our caretaker, Martin,for all his work and patience. Thanks to Ms. Kaye, Ms. Condren and Ms. Lehane for their help.”
The Transition Year School Bank team did fantastic work this year running a school bank on behalf of Bank of Ireland. In recognition of their hard work, BOI have donated €350 to the school. The pupils showed great leadership and organisational skills as well as a flair for marketing! The pupils involved were Claire Byrne, Amelia Francis, Nour Ghantous, Sinead Cleary, Rachel Shortt, Rachel Phelan, Nicole Murray and Joanna Butler.
The Albertus Magnus Senior Public Speaking Trophy was won by Hannah Ryan who addresses the topic ‘Who is it who knows who he is’ (King Lear)
The finalists were Tara Redmond, Hannah Foster-Ryan, Hannah Ryan, Katie O’Brien, Gwendolene Douglas and Danielle Dabalos.
Arts week was held in Sion Hill from Monday 27th of April to May 1st. Lunch time performances were held in the concert hall, where music, drama and dance were just some of the acts enjoyed by audiences throughout the week.
Well done to all the performers!
Spirit Award Ceremony
28th April 2015
Congratulations to all the students who received a Gold Award